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Elephant Rock Private Safari Lodge

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Nambiti Private Game Reserve | PO Box 1707, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
Elephant Rock Private Safari Lodge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

There is a reason why this lodge has only fantastic reviews - It is simply one of the best safari lodges in South Africa. if you are still looking around for a lodge, I would urge you to stop looking at book with the Elephant Rock. I promise you will not be disappointed.

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just loved the outstanding service, great food,quality rooms,friendly staff and Graham our ranger who made it such a memorable experience. The lodge is small and so private unlike others we have stayed at. Game viewing is average and limited You won't see leopard and cheetah but plenty of other good sightings. But it's great value The reserve is expanding... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not my first visit to Elephant Rock, another wonderful weekend there. Superb service all round from all involved at the lodge. Steph as usual gave us interesting and insightful game drives, and back at the lodge the attention to guests was first class as usual. From the first welcome to when you leave, you are made to feel welcome and... More 

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billingham
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15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small friendly lodge with private suites having all modern facilities; inside shower was a little small but no problem as marvellous outside shower which was quite private. The ranger was very knowledgeable and could not do enough to try and locate the game which was varied; all our fellow guests saw the big five unfortunately we missed... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a wonderful and educational 3 days with Graham our game ranger who was professional in everything he did, the staff at Elephant Rock made our stay a most pleasant and wonderful experience, the food was great and the best game drives we have ever experienced, will certainly be back for the next experience of a life time. Thank... More 

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I and my parents spent a weekend at Elephant Rock. It was fantastic. We have stayed in a few 5 * Lodges before but this lodge beat them all! Our hosts Steve and Lee-Anne were fantastic. The chef produced the most amazing and delicious meals and all the other staff were equally fantastic. The accommodation was very... More 

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Kalkan, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As Safari virgins, we had no idea what to expect, the problem now, is that we will compare everything to this amazing place. The staff couldn't do enough for all of our party, especially those that were somewhat wary of the wildlife. Steph our ranger was so knowledgable, her enthusiasm was infectious. there is no question as to whether we... More 

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Willoughby-on-the-Wolds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely superb weekend. Great accommodation, hospitality, food. Attention to detail makes it a very special experience. Staff are all very attentive. You will not want for anything. The food is delicious - thanks to the wonderful kitchen staff. A big thank you to Steff for putting up with us all with Steve, Rene and Graham to assist. A wonderful venue... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful experience at elephants rock, Steve, lee ann and especially Steph the guide could not do enough for us. Steph in particular was wonderful, her knowledge, enthusiasm and persistence guaranteed an unforgettable experience.The facilities were wonderful and spotless with views over a waterhole that saw elephants, giraffe and zebra wandering past all day. Nambiti game reserve in which its sighted... More 

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

Our daughter and her husband asked my husband and me to join them for a weekend away at this wonderful lodge. From our arrival to when we left all the staff were friendly and caring which made our weekend getaway so special. The lodge caters for only 10 people which was ideal. The rooms were nice and big with an... More 

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