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Mount Camdeboo Private Game Reserve

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4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Old Petersberg Road, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Mount Camdeboo Private Game Reserve
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Whitefish, Montana
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently in late August, our family visited Mount Camdeboo private game reserve in the Karoo, South Africa. Our family, three teenagers, Mom and Dad had an absolutely unforgettable experience. Being our first visit to a game reserve, we weren't sure what to expect. Upon our arrival we were met by friendly staff and shown to our fantastic accommodations. Kids stayed... More

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Swellendam, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

It's taken a little time for me to write this review as our superb experience has been difficult to accurately capture into words. We stayed for 4 nights on our recent Karoo (large) family roadtrip and it was rejuvenating, soulful, beautiful, grounding, sumptuous and restful. The accommodation is private and luxurious with a choice of 3 beautifully appointed Manor Houses.... More

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Piedmont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Mt Camdeboo is off the beaten track, so it is probably a lesser known destination but this place is definitely worth the trip. The game preserve is about 3 hours from Port Elizabeth and occupies about 14,000 acres. The accomodations are luxurious; suites with 4 post beds, sitting rooms opening out to the pool and garden and wi-fi access. Meals... More

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Almere, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

It is a small intimate game lodge with the real Karoo feeling of the stoep and wide open spaces and sunsets that take you breath away. Fresh air, lovely people, delicious food, beautiful accommodation and wildlife to top it off. Above all it is most reasonably priced in comparison with other South Africa private game lodges. It is a hide-away... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Only stayed one night here as part of a touring holiday but so wish I could have stayed at least another couple of days and nights. Everything about the place was fabulous - the rooms, the staff, the food, the location, the drive through the reserve with super friendly and knowledgeable guide. I've just got to go back one day... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

If you are looking for an intimate, luxurious Karoo experience, this is the place. Considerate, caring staff, game aplenty, beautiful surroundings and wonderful accommodation and meals. Iain and his staff have created a little slice of heaven.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

An amazing stay in luxury accommodation. Very friendly and efficient staff. Stunning views from all across the reserve and sunsets like I've never seen on the sundown drives accompanied by a relaxing drink. The game ranger was super friendly with impressive expertise, knowledge and insight which led to some really informative drives and game viewings that were totally unparalleled! Rhino,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Absolutely brilliant experinence, wonderfull staff,great accomodation and special mention for our guide Les who was superb. Nothing was too much trouble and we would reccomend this experience to any visitor to this part of South Africa. Les gave us some really good information,and the highlight of the drive was the up close and personal meeting with the cheetah and her... More

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Cannes, France
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Luxurious and jaw droppingly gorgeous Mount Camedeboo is the place to be! The game Reserve was breath taking, the room were beautifully made. Im speachless really i don't know what to say apart from GO THERE!!! Best holiday I've ever had.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

We had the best 2 days here and will definitely return. The lodge is beautiful, set in a lovely garden, the bedrooms are comfortable and stylish and the food is good. The staff are helpful and charming. Our game ranger was knowledgeable and friendly and we so much enjoyed the game drives and walks. Best of all is the stunning... More

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Address: Old Petersberg Road, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
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Hotel Class:4 star — Mount Camdeboo Private Game Reserve 4*

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