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Glen Afric Country Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
Pretoria, South Africa
Glen Afric Country Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The surroundings was absolut perfect! A beautiful view from the restaurant area, where you can be lucky to see the animals. The service in the restaurant was very good, and the food was very delicious. The tents are placed in the middle of the bush, and you get an autentic feeling of the wild. Though you feel safe, with guard... More 

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

Glen Afric is a lovely venue ideal for a small conference or a night away and not too far from main cities. It is nice for a day out with lunch out in nature. They have wonderful elephant interaction experiences which is a treat and various other interesting activities on site. Have had a number of dealings with them one... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited four times, in fact everytime we are in South Africa. We love it. the elephant walks are great and not to be missed. The restaurent situation over looking the countryside is to die for. We have ALWAYS had a great time, good meals and excellent animal interactions. Lots of great photo opportunities, a must for animal lovers... More 

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South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

My mother and I stayed here for one night. We booked the luxury Livingstone suite. Considering how much we paid, it was utterly disappointing. Stained carpets, linen that was so old it was coming apart at the seams, balcony doors with no locks (had to wedge them closed with blocks of wood). Hardly any plug points, no glasses for water,... More 

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Wilderness, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

On enquiring about available accommodation we were informed by the new receptionist of their top suite. We took this option and were grateful for an early check-in. All praise to Stanley, who throughout the day was extremely helpful and courteous. We decided to have the Sunday Buffet - shocking to say the least. A poor selection, particularly starters and desserts.... More 

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Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

A really lovely venue, I can see why people get married here, beautifully kept grounds, a lovely chance to meet Elephants - Three, Marty and Hannah were definitely the highlight - pay to go on the Elephant Walk if you get the opportunity. To spend the time with these well loved Elephants is special - for me, seeing the relationship... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A great stay in lovely chalets overlooking the hippo pond. The staff went out of their way to accommodate our requests. Sundowners on the hill, breakfast by the fireplace and close encounters of the elephant kind made this a memorable stay.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights we also had our wedding there what a fantastic place the staff were friendly especially stanley the location was stunning with a photo opportunity round every corner.would recommend staying here wish we had longer.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights for my nieces wedding. What a fantastic place wish I could have stayed longer. The food was good, staff were brilliant, the wedding was out of this world - who can say they got married with elephants as guests. We stayed in the Manor Cottage right next to the hippo pool & across from the... More 

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West Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We stayed for 3 nights at the start of a trip and wished we could have stayed longer. It is a beautiful place, we have never experienced such peace and tranquillity. We booked a lodge room and were given the 'Cornwallace Harris' which has a private terrace/ decking overlooking a garden. The room was large with comfortable chairs, a large... More 

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