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Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

5.0 of 5 Pilanesberg Game Reserve, Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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26 reviews 26 reviews
26 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very good lodge in a national park. The rooms are really nice, big, airy and very clean. The view is breathtaking and you feel you're alone in the wilderness. The bathroom is an experience in it self with both a bath tub and an outdoor shower. The staff is very helpful and nice. The pool areais nice and you... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent 2 nights at the lodge this December. It was amazing. Everyone was so attentive and friendly from the receptionist to the waiters to the cleaners. it really was a 5 star experience! The rooms were immaculate and clean, the views lovely. Sipho, our trail guide, was knowledgeable, charming and funny. We loved the games drives and he... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely a 5 star room / amenities experience. The rooms are beautiful. The outdoor shower is awesome. The pool area is lovely and the spa and treatments are absolutely heavenly. They use Charlotte Rhys products which are just divine. There are two downsides - one which the lodge is responsible for and one which they aren't. The food... More 

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't recommend this lodge more highly.....the game drives were well guided and organized....the level of service was spectacular including refreshing towels as we exited the game drive vehicles. The "extra 5" noted above refers to the extra weight we were carrying after the beautifully presented and delicious food. We booked a standard room (#2) and it was more than adequate... More 

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Broederstroom, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the most amazing experience at Shepards Tree lodge. With my girlfriends 31 birthday the amazing staff went all out with the whole Team singing her a birthday song and presenting us with a beautiful cake at dinner and to Top it off left her with beautiful flowers on her bed when we arrived 'it was all in all... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

myself I am not used to top notch, 5-star treatment, in fact I was blown away by the friendly and professional manner from the minute we arrived at the gate, to reception where everyone calls you maam and sir until you tell them otherwise. the accommodation was exceptional and so comfortable and secluded. food...took my breath away...thank you neroy. the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 4 days @ Sheperd's Tree Game Lodge, and what a 4 days it was... I didn't know what to expect, but what I got my mind blown. Its difficult to decide what was the best, is it the service, particularly my peeps "Chris, Trevor and Jabu" who are excellent at what they do, or was it the Amazing... More 

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El Segundo
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The lodge and staff were great. The rooms were wonderful, the outdoor but private shower was an experience. The food was delicious. Safari Guide JP was excellent, ensured that we saw all the animals we could see. He was informative and dedicated to his craft. We would not had a wonderful experience without him. All hotel staff provided great service,... More 

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Oakland, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Although Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge wasn't my first choice, it went way beyond my expectations. The location is quite beautiful, and the staff was the best that i have experienced. The front desk, restaurant staff and game drive guide were very friendly and seemed to want us to have the best experience possible. The room too was fabulous with the... More 

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Lund, Sweden
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Easy to get to the lodge from Pretoria. Well situated in the park. Really nice room with a view over the wilderness. Great large perfect bed, slept well. Large bathroom with separate wc and outdoor shower. Staff really friendly and service-minded. The chef with her kitchen staff did a fantastic job with all meals, breakfast, lunch as well as dinner.... More 

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Address: Pilanesberg Game Reserve, Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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