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    Rippon's Safari Lodge

    N2 Between Port Elizabeth & Grahamstown | Eastern Cape, Sidbury, South Africa
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    • Excellent85%
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    29 Oct 2015
    “Once in a lifetime”
    2 Aug 2014
    “Experience of a lifetime”
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    Reviewed 5 April 2011

    Our third stop on our Cape tour 2011 and after Lairds Lodge this place would have a benchmark to meet. Boy did it meet it!! A totally different type of accommodation but spectacular in its own way. We arrived at lunchtime to a welcoming drink...More

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    Reviewed 3 April 2011

    Brian and his team couldn't have done more to make us feel comfortable and happy during our stay. The room in the Long Barn was gorgeous, and as it was our honeymoon, we were offered very special touches which we'll never forget. We saw loads...More

    1  Thank Beazel
    Reviewed 29 March 2011

    My wife and I stayed at Rippons Lodge for two nights in March 2011, our room in the Long Barn was very spacious and comfortable,nicely decorated and we had a terrace which led out onto a swimming pool of good size. All members of staff...More

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    Reviewed 18 March 2011

    We were not sure when entering Rippons what the setup with Shamwari was, but soon had it explained that Rippons is a fairly new reserve but belongs to the same company that owns Shamwari. There is an electric fence that separates the 2 reserves until...More

    Thank Bunny-W
    Reviewed 10 March 2011

    Like all previous reviews we were enthralled by Rippons. Elaine and Rosalind took care of us splendidly.Chris our ranger guide was a wealth of knowledge which he imparted with great enthusiasm. Through his knowledge we saw so many of Shamwari's animals so close up. Alas...More

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    Room Tips
    "Choose the long barn...patio area is a sun trap...room looks out over the valley and watering hole...rooms..."
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    "All 3 room types are very spacious and modern. The long barn is good for couples and it overlooks the pool..."
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    "The Long Barn was a good choice for us"
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    "Couples should ask for a room in the Long Barn as no children allowed. Rooms in the house are 2 floor suites..."
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