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Elephant Rock Private Safari Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
Nambiti Private Game Reserve | PO Box 1707, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
Elephant Rock Private Safari Lodge
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wanting to take our parents somewhere special for 3 days whilst we were on holiday in Umhlanga, I stumbled upon Elephant Rock and I am so glad I did! Catering for only 10 people at any given time, your stay is made even more special! I could go on & on but, in short: Accommodation - luxurious, beautiful, private, spacious,... More 

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Naples, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent our last 2 days here at the end of an amazing 3 week holiday. It was definitely the icing on the cake - from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. We were picked up by Steph and welcomed by Steve & Renee with a drink while our luggage was whisked away to Room 3. The... More 

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Perth, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Elephant Rock in May 2015 travelling with a family group of 7. We occupied the double access chalet 4 and the king chalet 2. There are only four chalets and this is the charm of the Lorde, with just four chalets and ten guests at capacity, you gave wonderful personal service. The team are wonderful, especially Steph... More 

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit to Elephant Rock lodge, having last been there about 3 years ago. As I arrived I was greeted with smiles and familiar faces and it felt like I had only last been there only recently, an instant familiarity. I decided on a return visit due to a number of factors: 1) The lodge only caters... More 

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think this must be our fifth visit to Elephant Rock Lodge. Recently, the facilities have been upgraded to make it easier to get to and from the chalets, and the latter have been provided with air conditioning; Wi-Fi is now available free of charge at the main lodge. As always, the staff, food and drink, and game viewing were... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Elephant Rock Lodge as a family recently and had THE MOST amazing stay. We read the reviews on trip advisor which helped us choose this lodge and were not disappointed. Location The lodge is situated in the Nambiti game reserve and looks out over a waterhole. Fantastic location. Staff Wow, all of the staff were excellent. A... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks guys for an amazing weekend. It was our first visit to Elephant Rock and we were just blown away with how friendly everyone was. Everything was absolutely brilliant - more than a person could ask for. We have already started planning our next visit.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second stay at Elephant Rock, so we knew what to expect! But the team there (Steve, Steph, Lee Ann and Rene) outdid themselves with the morning and sundowner breaks! The settings were beautiful and they went to a great deal of trouble to prepare special snacks and drinks for us, seating etc. (There is not much to beat the... More 

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Ferndown, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights in March. Wow, what an experience! The staff were very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The food was amazing and the rooms very well equipped. The bonus for me was the view of the waterhole from our veranda where we watched the kudos, wart hogs and giraffes during our stay. Graeme our ranger made each... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful stay. Spoilt rotton. We had an absolute ball. The staff were wonderful as well as our guide Graeme. Saw heaps of wonderful animals. Everyday we saw something new and exciting. They were wonderful in that they accommodated my food intolerances and even made me gluten free muffins to take our for morning tea. Thoroughly recommend this place to stay... More 

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