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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bush safari”(53 reviews)
“elephant feeding”(51 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

EXCELLENT AS ALWAYS, staff go out of their way to accommodate. Friendly and everything works like clock work. amazing get away to re-charge with everything done for you. just an amazing place even in the drought. First class treatment and absolutely everything done to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice people working there, lovely tents, brillant pool, excellent experiences with the animals. staff in the restaurant could be better trained. once our main course came right before the starters. the food was very good.More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our location. We humbly apologize that you did not receive de 4 star service in the restaurant that we are known for. We hope to welcome you back in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What an incredible place. We were travelling down the Garden Route and I wanted my stepdaughter to have a game experience on her first visit to SA. The tents were exquisite and the staff couldn’t have been friendlier or more helpful. The experiences on offer...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. It warms our heart to hear that you had an experience of a lifetime at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our activities. We hope to welcome you back in the near...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Would recommend this place to all of my friends and family. We really enjoyed our stay althought it was only a night wanted to stay much longer, it was such a nice experience and the staff there was awesome 10/10 for all of you:)

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review and recommendation. We are glad to hear that you had such a nice experience at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place. Perfect for family. Birds noisy at night - but earplugs provided. The early start for the meerkats was so worth it. Also the safari brilliant. The caves in the area are worth the trip. Shame we only had one night.

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the meerkat safari at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge and the Cango Caves. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

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US$167 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$167 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (685)
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"The rooms by the lake are the best"
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"All waterfront tents are beautiful, but the farther away from the main lodge the quieter your experience."
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"We were in tent 34. Last row but we had a good view of mountains and dam.Tents near the dam can be noisy as..."
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"We had one of the newer tents, fully equipped"
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