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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

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Cango Caves Road P.O.Box 268, Oudtshoorn 6620 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

the lodge is beautiful for a real bush Feeling; the tents offers perfect Quality, a lot of space and quality;, the stuffs are very friendly and try to make you feel very comfortable; we`ve not seen a lot of animals during our safari

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Markus S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We mentioned that it’s our anniversary when making our restaurant booking. We received a personalised letter from management congratulating us on our anniversary with champagne. Morgen and Ashwin are the best! Lovely food! So special!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 423sune
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want a good experience of seeing many wild animals in the bush then don't go to Buffelsdrift. It seems they may have lost a lot of animals due to poor husbandry and rangers are not good at finding those that are there. Food...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most wonderful trip back to Buffelsdrift for our wedding anniversary. We stayed in one of the new tents, it was a cold evening and there had been a power outage and we were worried that the lodge would be cold but it...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank TheSykes
Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. It is always great to welcome back guests! Thank you for making Buffelsdrift part of your wedding anniversary memories. We hope to welcome you back in the near future for another memorable visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buffelsdrift is a great place to stay with young children. The familytents are just huge in size. The safari drive is great for kids as their is much game to be seen in a rather smaller area. Our kids were 2 and 4 years and...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank kimn446
Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review Kim. It is great to hear you had a memorable stay at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future for another overnight stay.

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Description
Buffelsdrift Game Lodge is a sprawling game farm situated in the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains. Only 5 hours drive from Cape Town and an hour's drive from George Airport. This game farm is located 6.5 Km More outside of Oudtshoorn, en-route to the Cango Caves. Pristine bushveld, lush vegetation and a 5 hectare dam provide a haven for game species and more than 217 bird species. Buffelsdrift Game Lodge offers 9 waterfront, 20 luxury and 5 family tents each one with en-suite bathroom and private outdoor shower, air-conditioning, mini-bar, digital safe, tea/coffee facilities and a game viewing deck. A lookout lounge is situated next to the reception with a large round stone fireplace in the middle, overlooking our dam. A charming wedding chapel is situated on the edge of a natural water hole with a wide wooden deck as an extension to the A la carte restaurant. Activities offered are Bush Safaris (game drive), Meerkat Safaris, Elephant Excursions, Lion Experiences and Stargazing. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$212 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Buffelsdrift Game Hotel Oudtshoorn
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$212 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Buffelsdrift Game Hotel Oudtshoorn
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
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Room Tips
"Do the walk with the elephants, just magical!!"
TheSykes
3 weeks ago
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"Closest to the watering hole or in one of the tents on the edge of the lodge. More animals to see."
LChass
26 Apr 2018
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"The rooms by the lake are the best"
mattrichman
8 Apr 2018
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"All waterfront tents are beautiful, but the farther away from the main lodge the quieter your experience."
olakatherinep
29 Jan 2018
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