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Swartberg Private Game Lodge | Swartberg Private Wildlife Estate, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Somerset West, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

Our three day stay at this wonderful private game lodge was an experience in a life time. Everything about the staff and what is on offer can only be commended. We were offered the very best hospitality and feel great affection for Monty and Nadine! The Owner and staff are fully committed to a totally sustainable approach to running this... More

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Arlened, Owner at Swartberg Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you to our guest for the wonderful feedback. We are delighted that the Lodge has been enjoyed by many over the past months. We have taken the decision to convert Swartberg Private Game Lodge to an exclusive holiday rental property. Guests are now renting the Lodge, for groupsof up to twelve guests, on a self-catering basis. There is a... More

Cape Town, Western Cape
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2011

Thank you for a wonderful week end! Nadine and Monty were the perfect hosts. Rooms are beautifully decorated and very spacious. The game drives were amazing and we couldn't believe how many animals we saw - loved the baby giraffes! The food was delicious, best lamb shank I ever had. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!

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Arlened, Owner at Swartberg Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you to our guests for the feedback. It is wonderful to know that Swartberg provides such pleasure. Please note: RATES as shown on Trip Advisor are INCORRECT. In spite of trying to get this rectified, to date it has been unsuccessful. Please refer to the Ldoge's website for correct rates, and special offers More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2011

Thank you to our hosts Monte and Nadine for making our stay absolutely perfect!!! Our kids have never seen so many wild animals in their lives and was totally amaized at all the girraffe's on the farm as it is their absolute favourite! The rooms are extremely spacious and even though we shared our room with our two small children,... More

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2011

During December, wanting to escape the extremely cold weather in the USA, my adult daughter and I decided to visit a game reserve and experience Africa, but also wanted to be comfortable, safe & in a malaria free area. I was concerned about driving , but the directions provided on the website were easy to follow and our small rental... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2011

We spent one night at Swartberg Game Lodge, and it was a wonderful experience. Rooms beautifully appointed, large and airy. So much attention to detail. Our host and hostess were fantastic - warm welcome, good food and very informative on the game drive. Even though we had just come from Kruger National Park, the game drive was well worth while.

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grootebroek
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2010

What a wonderful place to stay. The rooms are spacious and well decorated and with a spectacular view on the mountains. Monty and Nadine are great hosts and do everything to make your stay comfortable. We enjoyed the game drives and the food was delicious and presented very well. We hope to come back one day. Cees and Rina The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2010

My wife and I wanted to spend the last two nights of our one month honeymoon in South Africa in a game lodge within driving distance of Cape Town and were very happy to have found SPGL after having researched it and all the competition in the Western Cape. Having done several safaris up in Kruger beforehand we did not... More

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Monchengladbach, Germany
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2010

you must have seen this wonderful place to understand, how beautiful it is. It is difficult to describe it in words. We have never seen something like this before. Nadine and Monty made our stay unforgettable. We felt from the first second welcome. Our stay was to short but we are sure, we will come back!! Thanks a lot for... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2010

What a fantastic stay we had with Monty and Nadine it felt like a long weekend with good friends - perfect we WILL go back

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Cape Town
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2010

Stunning setting against the dramatic Swartberg Mountains. Their website completely understates it. Hosts were a very personable and friendly young couple with whom one felt completely at home. The food was exceptional and the rooms spacious and comfortable. The Lodge itself has the peace and calm of an old karoo farmhouse. Nicely secluded and off the main track. Cannot accommodate... More

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Address: Swartberg Private Game Lodge | Swartberg Private Wildlife Estate, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$

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Swartberg Private Game Lodge is located in the malaria-free Klein Karoo in the Western Cape (55km from Oudtshoorn). It offers a unique holiday rental opportunity. The natural beauty of the environment, the large mammals (but no predators), birdlife and plant diversity provide an environment calling to be explored, while the wide open spaces provide food for the soul.Experience a slice of your own piece of Africa for the duration of your stay. ... more   less 
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