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4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Elandela Private Game Lodge, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent 3 nights at Elandela for my mums 60th birthday. The two of us have had the best time ever. We've been made to feel so special, and treated so well, the only downside is having to leave! Johan has been our guide, our encyclopedia, our guardian and a friend. He has made the 3 days such a pleasure.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of 8 staying at the Lodge what a beautiful place, staff well trained and friendly. The 6 course meal are out of this world best we had ever Philip are the head Chef great work. We booked day tours that was excellent, the game drive was also better than in the Kruger Park. I would

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Was looking forward to this trip for a cery long time but it wasnt quite what we expected. The meals are not very democratic such that if there's something you dont eat,u are pretty much stuffed. Steven the chef is top notch though. More local dishes,in my opinion,would be quite an enchanting experience. The serving staff are so helpful and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

A private lodge (with up market & spectacular food- & we ain't foodies) outside Kruger with white lions, rhino, giraffe, zebra, etc. Focus on their two orphaned rhinos. Plus the inland trip to the scenic Blyde Canyon and its various land forms and a visit to wildlife rehab, (and an aggressive elephant just before entering Kruger was more scary than... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

A well overdue review from our stay at Elandela in August 2014, where my new wife and I were honoured to be the first couple to marry in the Private Game Reserve. From the moment we arrived to the tearful departure, we had an amazing time. This was our second visit and the only place that came to mind as... More 

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A short but incredible trip to Elandela, the staff could not do enough for us. Our Guides Carrina and Jacques were knowledgeable and friendly, in fact it felt like spending time with old friends they made us so welcome. The wildlife is literally on the doorstep and incredible. My first photo taken as we were driving to the lodge from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The stay at Elandela could not have been better. We stayed for four nights and were sad to leave. The room was furnished to a very high standard and any requests were attended to immediately. The lodge is owned by Yvonne and Rocco who did everything possible to make our stay an unforgettable experience. The day to day running is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

Elandela is a truly magical place. Yvonne and Carrina welcomed us like old friends although it was our first visit and we were introduced to Steven who checked our food preferences and smiled continually throughout our stay. The staff are hugely knowledgeable and know their stuff and the whole team worked continually to ensure a truly wonderful experience. My only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is my second stay at the superb and luxurious Elandela Lodge and Game Reserve. Set in a magnificent 5,000 sq hectares. Yvonne and Rocco the owners will make sure that your stay is truly memorable. Johann the General Manager is on hand to ensure that everything runs smoothly. You will be treated to two game drives a day, one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My wife Bronwyn and I stayed at Elandela lodge after a cruise around Madagascar and Mauritius. We were visiting from Australia so were keen to see the African wildlife. The Lodge was the ideal location for this trek. The rooms were excellent and the food was out of this world! The staff were very friendly and catered to various needs.... More 

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Address: Elandela Private Game Lodge, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Elandela Private Game Reserve 4*
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Elandela Private Game Reserve Hotel Kruger National Park

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