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    Pumba Private Game Reserve

    2) Highlands (just off N | (100 kms from Port Elizabeth), Grahamstown 6140, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    For our first safari Pumba Water Lodge was an amazing place to stay, the staff were all friendly, helpfull and polite. The lodge was pure luxury and the game drives were outstanding. We managed to see four out of the big five,only missing the Leopard...More

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    Thank 390roystonc
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    From start to finish the experience at Pumba was amazing !!! All the staff were excellent and nothing was to much trouble for them they arranged night drives and a walking safari for us and both were well worth the extra. We stayed in the...More

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    Thank Carl H
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed here last week for 4 nights and we are still in awe of this fantastic place. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, we didn't stop smiling! 5star does not cover Pumba, the fine details from the turn down at...More

    Thank Rileyhev
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Everything from friendly reception to accommodation, to food and game drives was perfect. Our ranger Neale made sure we experienced great game drives. Loved the log fires in the rooms and the great feeling of luxury.

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    Thank Linda W
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I could not fault our stay and the service we received. We had the most wonderful holiday here at Pumba. Attention to detail was amazing. We especially loved the hot water bottles supplied for our early morning and late afternoon drives.

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    Thank 330careyd
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 5 days ago

    We are certainly proud of our reserve and our standard of service. Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back.

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • $649 - $1,325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    Angel2707
    September 16, 2017|
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    Response from BillyElliot1 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in water lodge. They have their own plunge pool..fabulous, only metres away from main lodge
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    alancharlton1
    August 6, 2017|
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    Response from Sue P | Reviewed this property |
    They don't really have a dress code for dinner. It was the general rule when we were there that people dined a little more smart than the mornings but please remember that you will still be on the game reserve...possibly... More
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    BelfastEmma12
    July 29, 2017|
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    Response from j1_2013 | Reviewed this property |
    yes they are provided. one set in each room
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