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Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

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  • Excellent82%
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  • Average5%
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“outdoor shower”(70 reviews)
“game lodge”(57 reviews)
“lunch and dinner”(20 reviews)
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We did not expect such a beautiful and comfortable place in the middle of the Pilanesburg National Park. Nor did we expect the food or the service to be of such a high quality. But the luxurious room and the great dining were not the...More

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Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

Dear L129MIgaryc It is very rewarding to know we provided you with an "experience of a lifetime" and we thank you for those kind words. The safari experience is what we are all about, and I'm also glad that here we didn't disappoint, and you...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

I rarely write reviews, but had to share how great the Shepherd's Lodge experience was. The staff is fantastic, the rooms are beautiful, the safaris were a blast, and the food is excellent. Everything went perfectly for us.More

Thank mattsL3925VV
Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 15 September 2017

Dear mattsL3925VV Thank you so much for making an exception and taking the time to tell other travellers what to expect when visiting us. Me and my team appreciates this a lot, and we hope you afford us another visit soon. Kind Regards The Shepherds...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

What a lovely camp. We had a really wonderful time at Shepherds Tree Lodge. The game drives were great and our guide Marion was so caring and had such respect for the park and animals. Saw the big 5 too. I would recommend the Lodge...More

Thank Cindy D
Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 15 September 2017

Dear Cindy D Thank you so much for this review. I am very glad that we managed to meet your expectations and that you feel you had a fabulous stay. I will definitely convey your positive feedback to Marion and my entire team. We hope...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 4 and stopped here for four nights. The lodge is very good and the staff are excellent. The accommodation is excellent and the food wonderful. Nothing was too much trouble from either the waiting staff, reception or our guide, Adolph....More

Thank bjosborn
Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 15 September 2017

Dear bjosborn Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Shepherds Tree. We are delighted to know you thought everything was wonderful and the staff excelled in their levels of service. I will also share your thoughts with Adolph and I'm...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

There are 31 suites and one villa here at this lodge. Our group of 18 was lodged in the suites. In all aspects of this stay, we were more than satisfied - with the rooms, the food, the staff, the rangers, etc. However, the final...More

Thank JanT60
Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 15 September 2017

Dear JanT60 Thank you so much for your valuable feedback. I am glad you enjoyed your stay, however was quite distressed that some cash went missing from you and your two friends. We do not normally have issues like that and I am hoping as...More

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US$643 - US$1,904 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$643 - US$1,904 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Tafa_Manyowa | Property representative |
HI pp21 Although Spring time in SA in October the evenings and early mornings could still be a little "chilly" . Also keep in mind that this is the beginning of our Rain season, so showers would not be uncommon. Always best... More
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"Very beautiful rooms , very clean, very conformable, showers are extremely beautiful with the view of the..."
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"The showers are such an amazing experience. Comfy beds. Great amenities."
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"Room 15 onwards is very far from reception. Call for a shuttle early, as its usually a long wait. No TV and..."
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"There is quite a climb from reception to some of the rooms but staff were always available with a buggy"
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