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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On arrival we were made to feel welcome, from the security gate to reception in fact everybody we came into contact with. The staff from the restaurant, housekeeping, reception and the wildlife guides, all do a great job of making your stay pleasant and enjoyable. We were in "water hole chalet" which was comfortable and clean. A little more attention... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This resort and game park is exceptionally well run. From the moment you arrive you are made to feel welcome and the rooms/facilities are of a very high standard. The staff are all professional from the restaurant, housekeeping, reception and the wildlife guides, they all do a great job of making your stay enjoyable. The game drives were very good,... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I came here for 2 nights and completely loved it! The staff we friendly and very welcoming and the food was divine! Unfortunately the main restaurant and bar area was being refurbished, but the staff we fantastic at accommodating breakfast and dinner in an outside Boma which was an experience in itself. Would visit again and highly... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a absolutely wonderful stay here. We stayed in the Honeymoon Roundel Chalet over looking the watering hole. The roundel was decorated in an African theme and was very clean. The room had a lovely quaint en suite as well as a TV, minibar, kettle, tea and coffee. The views across the game reserve from this roundel were beautiful,... More 

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Vatican City, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

comfy rooms, very nice public areas, impressive restaurant - i.,e. proper job in design (thouhg nothing special) and operations but though it sells itself as place to see animals i did not like this part, very artificial

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Thank fobski
New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The entire experience was terrific. Friendly and accommodating personnel, delicious food, comfortable and clean room, but the best part by far was our ranger, Liesl. She is extremely knowledgeable about the animals, personable, warm, patient, and has a great sense of humor. Better yet, she went out of her way to make sure that our visit to the game lodge... More 

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GManagerGRGL, Front Office Manager at Garden Route Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review We are so pleased to hear that Liezel took such good care of you and your family while you were here. Also glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and that your accommodation was up to standard. We hope to welcome you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic accommodation. Definitely an experience to remember. The game drives were amazing. We saw all the 'Big 5' and our guides were brilliant. The restaurant food is fantastic. We ordered lunch when we arrived and then had the evening buffet and breakfast. Would love to return

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GManagerGRGL, Front Office Manager at Garden Route Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Katy Thank you for your lovely review, we do appreciate it. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us including the game drives and food. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Jo-Anne Boshoff More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is really top drawer, the whole experience was fantastic. We had a big tour group here just last week and we all had an amazing time. The game drives were superb, field guides who know their stuff and are passionate about the wild life. You see a lot of animals up close and they don't try to pretend... More 

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GManagerGRGL, Front Office Manager at Garden Route Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to rate and review us, we do appreciate it. We are glad to hear that you had such a fantastic experience with us and that you enjoyed the game drives, food and overall stay. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards Jo-Anne Boshoff More 

Grosse Pointe, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The game ride we had was one of the best ranger we ever had and we saw so name animals . The restaurant was good and great service. We truly enjoyed our last night on the Garden Route and would recommend this Lodge to anyone.

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GManagerGRGL, Front Office Manager at Garden Route Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to rate and review us, we do appreciate it. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us while on the Garden route and that the staff gave such great service. We do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards Jo-Anne Boshoff More 

South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from the USA and this was our first time at a game lodge and first time on a safari! We had a great time, saw all of the animals except the cheetah (they're too fast)! The staff were wonderful and our Game Drive Guide, Calvin, was EXTREMELY knowledgeable about the property and the animals. I will definitely go... More 

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GManagerGRGL, Front Office Manager at Garden Route Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Barbra Thank you for your lovely review. We are very happy to hear that you had such a good time with us and that Kelvin took such good care of you! Also great to hear that you enjoyed the food,atmosphere and friendly service. We hope to welcome you back in the near future and that on your next visit... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set against the backdrop of the majestic Langeberg mountain Range, the Garden Route Game Lodge guards the entrance to South Africa’s world famous Garden Route Coast.Only 3½ scenic hours drive from Cape Town, this malaria free, family owned and operated private game reserve is home to an abundance of animal and birdlife including the Big 5.Visitors to the Garden Route Game Lodge can enjoy game viewing in open Landrovers, luxury accommodation and a memorable dining experience in one of our African style restaurants. Our friendly staff and management are there to anticipate your every need to complete your unforgettable stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden Route Game Lodge

Address: N2 | 5km after Albertinia towards Mossel Bay, Albertina 6695, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Albertina
Price Range: $182 - $543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Route Game Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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