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Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve Safari Lodge

PO Box 236 | Schafli Road Kwelera, East London 5259, South Africa
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Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve Safari Lodge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We had a once in a lifetime experience doing the elephant safari with Patrick and Samuel. It was incredible. Patrick and Samuel did everything possible to make sure we felt safe and had a wonderful time. Trevor took awesome pictures to help us remember this most unique adventure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was in the area on a business trip but had a couple of days off so decided to try out a local game reserve. Inkwenkwezi was recommended to me and I was not disappointed. Our guide gave us a few simple rules (don't stands up in the land rover and don't put your arm out when we get near... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Excellent accommodation & food. Had the 'glam' in glamping with all mod cons, swimming pool and fine dining. superb views from private, secluded balconies in idyllic setting. Friendly & helpful staff especially our guide Jacques who was very attentive & knowledgeable. We saw white rhino, giraffe, zebra, buffalo, wildebeest, warthog, various antelope, and others. Being in close contact with lion... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Inkwenkwezi may not be the biggest game reserve in South Africa, but it is certainly value for money and is big enough to keep you occupied for several days. All meals, game drives and most activities are included in the price. The valley camp tents are all private and you would not realise that anyone else was staying there, as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We only did a day tour but were quite happy with the experience. We've been on several safaris and to many game reserves, but we were pleasantly surprised by Inkwenkwezi. Most of all because they have some rare white lions. They're kept separate from the rest of the animals, but they seemed quite content. Honestly they were some of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We went on a open 4x4 day tour booked through our cruise line. It was a great tour seeing elephants, giraffes, lions, gemsbok, impala, hartebeest, ostrich and wildebeest. They day was extremely windy so there was dust everywhere but we still had a wonderful experience with a great guide.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Fantastic and unexpected mini bush experience just outside East London. Stayed in the Tented camp which was well appointed and comfortable - wonderful private location. Boma was a good experience with excellent meals. Game drive was authentic and the white Lions a treat to observe at close quarters. All Round a good experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We visit inkwekwezi for n fathersday buffet. When we arrived we was greeted very friendly and we was taken to our table. The place was very clean and the food was well prepared. The waiters was also very friendly and helpfull Must say it was the best buffet we had in a very long time. Unfortunly we miss the game... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We went to inkwenkwezi game lodge for a fathersday lunch. We was a group op 9 adults and it was like you are at home. We was greetly properly and was taken to our table. From the starter right through the mains and dessert it was one of the best buffet lunches I have. The staff was also very friendly.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I only went to the reserve as part of a day trip and one afternoon Safari. The lunch was fantastic, with a large variety of good food. The Safari was really good. I saw a large variety of animals, and had a great time. The white lions were a highlight, and the guides were delightful. My only caveat would be... More 

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