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Pilanesberg Private Lodge

Black Rhino Reserve, Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything was excellent. Service, food, accommodation game viewing, hospitality and wilderness walks, Fellow guests were all pleasant and sensitive to the people around them and really interrested in nature. Liked the smaller, more intimate and friendly atmosphere. This lodge has everything larger lodges have but with a special personal touch. We stayed two days and saw some great game. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had 2 nights at this accommodation and had our every need met. From the welcome to the farewell we were wonderfully looked after. The meals were quality 3 course some inside and some outside around a fire pit, tables lit by kerosene lamps with the sounds of the bush in the backgroud...very special. The chalet's are very comfortable, particularly... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosy, quiet retreat close to Joburg. Accommodation is luxurious and one feels very close to nature, as there is only a small electric fence between the lodge and the park. We had wonderful sitings including a leopard in a tree, thanks to our clever and persistent game ranger. The food is also out of this world!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights as our honeymoon and can't complain about a thing. The accommodation, food, game drives and staff were just brilliant & welcoming. We ate like kings and queens and apart from the early starts, which were made up for after breakfast, the game drives were out of this world. Warwick out done himself on the game... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This was my first time in the pilanesberg for 7 years and booked a last minute stay for two nights. The Owner , Deon actually met me for coffee in Johannesburg prior to my stay to talk about the lodge and whether there was anything in particular they could arrange for me during my stay . The lodge is well... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We had a brilliant time here we spent 4 nights and could stayed more.The accommodation was amazing. Eating breakfast on the deck overlooking the zebra at the waterhole was something special. Jacome, Jeandre and Deon all made us feel so welcome and nothing was to much trouble. 'Happy' the chef was incredible we ate like kings for the 4 days.... More 

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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Most luxurious accommodation combined with very friendly service, great food and a unforgettable safari into the Pilanesberg. Would have loved to stay a few more days. I would certainly come back for more of this. Thank you all.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We just spent 4 nights at this lodge and must admit we were not keen to leave. The Lodge is private (only 5 chalets) and peaceful. You soon feel part of the family. The attention and service given by the staff is excellent, the accommodation is neat and tidy, the food is great and the game viewing is exciting. A... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Spent another awesome weekend at PPL. Accomodation was great. Our Room was at the fence overlooking the waterhole and we had a large herd of Elephants outside our room on the Saturday night which was very exciting. Food was excellent thanks to Jacome and Happy the chef. Our field guide Warick was really knowledgable about the area, the game and... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Have just completed a truly memorable weekend break at PPL. Booking was easy and well informed. The lodge decor encouraged a very relaxing time and the service was fantastic. Thanx to Jacome and the PPL team for a wonderful break.

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Address: Black Rhino Reserve, Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 5
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