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Elandela Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband & I have just returned from a 3-night stay at Elandela, which was breathtaking. The accommodation and game drives are utterly fabulous, but the thing that really sets this place apart from anywhere else we've stayed in the world is its staff -...More

1  Thank JoBedfordWenman
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 16 May 2017

Yes readers you read correctly - five beautiful snowy cubs to be viewed and photographed! Forgive us for being bias but we think they form the best most beautiful wildlife viewing in the world! (We are so proud of these marvelous babies!) Thank you for...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We visited South Africa this month and surely one of the highlights of our trip was watching wildlife up close at this well-run game reserve near Kruger National Park. Not only was the wildlife stunning - white tigers were no more than ten feet from...More

1  Thank Bruce M
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for the bottom line which is the reason to select Elandela Lodge amongst the hundreds of lodges on offer: "this lodge really does go the extra mile for its guests and we were made to feel most welcome"!!!!

Reviewed 14 May 2017

The welcome we received when we arrived at Elandela was something I have only ever dreamed of we were soon part of the family Yvonne and Rocco have a beautiful reserve with fantastic staff who go out of their way to do anything for you...More

1  Thank AmandaThompson2017
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for a truly heartwarming review because every trip that all of us undertake is done with the principal desire to find at our selected destination that which you have experienced with us namely: "The best holiday Eva" !!!! Hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The safari trips were brilliant: amazing animals and informative, personable guides who really brought the whole experience to life. The accommodation was excellent and the food truly fantastic. A real bonus. The treasures at Elandela are many and varied, but the people are the real...More

2  Thank IanEdgson
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 5 May 2017

Yes, you are correct - it is truly a blessing to enjoy so many happy moments with so many fantastic guests - but, we are the blessed and fortunate ones to be able to have shared exceptional experiences with all our marvelous visiting friends!

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Rocco from Elandela must be commended for honouring a booking made through Booking.com which I erroneously cancelled. Booking.com were unwilling to assist me in reversing the cancellation but Rocco honoured the deal and restored the booking. I am very grateful to the Elandela team but...More

1  Thank Jonczee
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you very much for your great rating! Statistically a 2,5% occurrence of a hiccup in human ventures is normal - although it is never nice to be part of that 2,5% hiccup. Even looking at our Elandela Ratings you will see that we too...More

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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 648 - US$ 934 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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No, every room is equipped with all amenities including an electric hairdryer.
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They provide hairdryers, soaps, shampoos, etc.
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