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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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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This was our last stop on the garden route. Didn't think our trip could get any better but it did! No sooner had we entered through the gates we were met with 4 Giraffes.. It was so fantastic to see them so close. Before we...More

    Thank BillyElliot1
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We couldn't recommend Pumba enough! We were there for an evening drive on the day we arrived, both drives the following day, and a final morning drive before leaving again. It was way too short a time! We enjoyed the food, the service and staff...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded yesterday

    Thank you kindly for your review. It is fantastic that you enjoyed our high standards of hospitality and thank you for your recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Friendliest, knowledgeable staff where you feel pampered throughout your entire stay. Game rides are awesome. I would recommend it to anybody. It was definitely worth the long trip from California and it was the highlight of our South African vacation.

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    Thank Eugene C
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded yesterday

    Thank you kindly for sharing your great experience. It is fantastic that you enjoyed our staff and pampering. Thank you for your recommendation. Kind Regards

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    From the arrival drinks and warm welcome onwards (thanks Bianca), Pumba went out of its way to create a 5*+ experience of irrefutable quality. Our room at the Water Lodge offered outstanding beauty and everything you could need for those in need of luxury comfort...More

    Thank Sam W
    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded yesterday

    We look forward to welcoming you back for you many visits! Thank you for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and fell in love with the animals like we have. Safe Travels.

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We visited Pumba in February and a Safari had been on my bucket list for years. Well - even with my very high expectations and excitement Pumba exceeded it all and made every dream come true. Pumba is really the best - from the friendly...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your review and support. We are absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time here with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • $587 - $1,168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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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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    July 29, 2017|
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    Response from Naleeni A | Reviewed this property |
    I didnt see binoculars in our room. We had our own pair that we shared. I also used the camera zoom when my partner was using the binos. Its an amazing experience . Enjoy.
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    Lindie163
    July 13, 2017|
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    Response from GeorgeE | Reviewed this property |
    To be fair I never saw anybody smoking whist we were there but there were open log pits in use at night to throw your tabs - I didn't see any ashtrays either perhaps its a no go - perhaps contact them directly for advice?
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    "water lodge has lovely view over the water hole. back seats of vehicles are much more bumpy If motion sick..."
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    "Choose a room closer to the water lodge so you don't have to get walked to your room by the ranger at..."
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    "Not sure that there are any bad rooms!"
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    "Two types of Lodges available - go for the Water Hole lodge as it was always good to see animals coming over..."
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