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Fairy Glen Resort

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Worcester, South Africa
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Fairy Glen Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars NEW

Having been to Aqulia and Inverdoorn we we disappointed as the game reserve boasts the Big Five however there were 2 Elephants 2 Rhinos 6 Lions and 3 Water Buffalo which were not allowed to roam as the Rhinos had been poached for their horns and would not have been able to protect themselves and the biggest disappointment was the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice park / resort to do a one-day game drive from Cape Town. Peter, the excellent driver, picked us up at our hotel and brought us to the lodge for a buffet lunch that was fine for a day trip. A special thank -you to Peter. I left my back pillow in the van when he dropped... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a really nice day out at Fairy Glen, picked up at hotel in Capetown and had a brilliant journey over the mountain road rather than the tunnel, fantastic scenery, on arrival at Fairy Glen had a good breakfast and then was taken around the game reserve, saw 4 of the big 5, and the setting was beautiful, finished off... More 

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exeter
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11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

For us it was perfect as we are staying in Cape Town so it's 1.45hr away. It is a small safari but for us it was perfect. We arrived and had a nice lunch, we hung around for an hr or so. We left exactly in time. The guide was really good, helpful and informative. It took around 2.45hrs. I... More 

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Waterfall, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We decided to spend Christmas day away from home on a game drive followed by Christmas lunch. Sadly our expectations were not met. Fairy Glen it is a smaller area for the animals, but we do not like to see animals in enclosures - namely the lions and buffalo. To us the buffalo looked depressed. They were not in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Just did the Fairy Glen day safari and it was described exactly the way it was! An hour from CT and had four of the big 5! It was not a let down and in fact it was a definite bucket list tick! We got so close ( almost too) close lol but the guide was so informative and confidence... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Me and my partner spent a night at Fairy Glen and are more than satisfied. The lodge was roomy and cosy and we could watch rhinos, elephants, zebras etc from our veranda. And we heard the lions roar before we went to bed, just fantastic! All the staff were very friendly with an extra thanks to our excellent ranger Andrew!... More 

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Trowbridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband and I had a wonderful time here, the game keeper along with all the other staff were very helpful and friendly. I would recommend any one to visit Fairy Glen. Thank you for a wonderful time.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

i went there on july 2014, it's no more than a zoo with alla animals in captivity. my room was very dirty and cold. the restaurant was cold as well i guess we had around 10celsius degrees no more then that, no heater and we had our meals with jacket.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

First of all you should know the difference between a game reserve and a National park. A game reserve can be compared to a very very big ( in hectares ) zoo in a natural setting where you can experience wildlife , nature as it is . Now when it's established what to expect this is a very accomplished game... More 

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Address: Worcester, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Worcester
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Fairy Glen Hotel Worcester

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