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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent85%
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    “sabi sands” (84 reviews)
    “watering hole” (58 reviews)
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    Reviewed 11 June 2014

    We were so warmly greeted with a welcome drink. We arrived in the afternoon, so they had prepared a meal for us. The room or the chalet was very nice and clean. Both pools were beautiful and clean. The food was always great and the...More

    Thank Tanja163
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 16 June 2014

    Hi Tanja Thank you very much for your kind feedback. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and would like to return again one day. Thank you for the compliments on the room, pools, meals and your guide. It sounds like you had some...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2014

    We stayed here for 3 nights during our honeymoon. It was AMAZING!! Dawie, our guide, was fantastic. We saw the Big 5! The staff there is wonderful. They do everything they can to make your stay the best it can be. I'm a picky eater...More

    1  Thank BrandiBookworm
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 11 June 2014

    Hi Brandi, thank you very much for your kind feedback and compliments. I am glad that you enjoyed your honeymoon with us! Thank you for mentioning our wonderful staff members who walk the extra mile and for complimenting our food. It sounds like you had...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2014

    What a terrific place! My partner and I travelled around the world for 9 weeks and this place was my favourite place! While the transfer to Elephant Plains isn't the smoothest of roads, we were in good hands with the transfer that had been organised...More

    Thank Aprae
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 11 June 2014

    Thank you very much for your kind feedback and calling us your favorite place during your round the world trip - what an awesome compliment! I am delighted to read that you found the food exceptional and that you enjoyed the room, staff friendliness and...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2014

    Great Service nice rooms. You have to travel a bit to get there but it is worth it. The Safaris were great. When they say off road they mean it. They did everything possible to see the animals. Two Safaris a day plus a walk...More

    2  Thank djc5465
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 4 June 2014

    Thank you for your kind feedback and for complementing our great service, rooms, food and Louis, your ranger. Please visit us again one day! Kind regards, Marlet Swart

    Reviewed 3 May 2014

    I'm writing this review having experienced safari in Kenya over the years - Masai Mara, Samburu, Tsavo etc and a couple in SA - Sanbona and Sibayu and in Namibia/Etosha. Apart from bespoke top end luxury tented safari in Kenya, Elephant Plains rates very highly...More

    4  Thank JoeCBansteadUK
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 16 May 2014

    Hi Jo, thank you very much for the kind feedback. I am glad that you enjoyed the stay! It is a pity that you slept in the last day, but all the more reason to return for another safari at Elephant Plains. Thank you fro...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$ 513 - US$ 849 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Elephant Plains Game Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Nelspruit ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Lodge Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    We always had our own table, whether we ate outside or inside the dining room. The dining room and outdoor dining is absolutely stellar. Beautiful.
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    I am pretty sure Rondavel #5 faces down to the water hole, it had the most fabulous views and was possibly the most privately situated rondavel. We had 4 which was also very private and had a great view. We loved it, but... More
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    Response from Arild R H | Reviewed this property |
    We flew from Joburg to Hoedspreut Eastgate Airport and picked up a rental car from there. It takes two hours on terrible dust roads to get to the lodge.
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    "There are regular rooms and luxury suites - it is a small lodge so reserve rooms early."
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