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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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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Costly yet very luxurious& beautiful. Rooms were very spacious& had a rich feel to it. The rangers are nice& staff is very polite and courteous. Rangers seem knowledgable. The safari jeeps were comfortable. We watched almost all the animals, but lion& leopard were elusive. Did not get to see a kill though.

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Balmain, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at 1pm until we left the following day at 11am our stay at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge was awesome. We had prepaid our stay so after a friendly hello & welcome to the lodge we were taken to the dining room & seated for lunch. The lodge is modern in style, lots of glass windows... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was by far the best vacation I have ever had. The staff and services there exceeded my expectations everyone was very pleasant and kind. i did not have a bad meal here, the food was very delicious compliments to the chef thanks for the great meals you prepare. To the spa crew thanks for the great messages my wife... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for three days and three nights with our twin boys, aged eight years. They were made so very welcome and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Marcia, Jabu, Lawrence were excellent, and our field guide, Amos, was inspiring! The boys loved seeing rhino, lions, baby elephants close up! I don't think we have been to many... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights recently. We saw the big five and so much more! Our guide, Sipho was fantastic! Very much appreciated his knowledge, humor and helpfulness making our experience a treasured memory! Special thanks also to Jabu our waiter, Lawrence and the other cart drivers. And the whole reception area staff were very friendly and helpful. overall a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Our biggest regret about our visit to Shepherd's Tree was only staying one night! We were greeted with the warmest of receptions and made to feel like royalty from the moment we arrived. The safari drive was amazing with our guide Mauritz demonstrating not only deep knowledge of the animals but also a real passion for his work. the reception... 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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