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    Elandela Private Game Reserve

    Casketts KU 65 Portion 35, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

    The safari trips were brilliant: amazing animals and informative, personable guides who really brought the whole experience to life. The accommodation was excellent and the food truly fantastic. A real bonus. The treasures at Elandela are many and varied, but the people are the real...More

    2  Thank IanEdgson
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded May 5, 2017

    Yes, you are correct - it is truly a blessing to enjoy so many happy moments with so many fantastic guests - but, we are the blessed and fortunate ones to be able to have shared exceptional experiences with all our marvelous visiting friends!

    Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

    Rocco from Elandela must be commended for honouring a booking made through Booking.com which I erroneously cancelled. Booking.com were unwilling to assist me in reversing the cancellation but Rocco honoured the deal and restored the booking. I am very grateful to the Elandela team but...More

    1  Thank Jonczee
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded May 5, 2017

    Thank you very much for your great rating! Statistically a 2,5% occurrence of a hiccup in human ventures is normal - although it is never nice to be part of that 2,5% hiccup. Even looking at our Elandela Ratings you will see that we too...More

    Reviewed May 2, 2017

    We spent 4 nights with 5 persons in 3 rooms. All rooms were tastefully furnished, spacious and very clean. The surroundings are beautiful! The staff is very kind and helpful. We enjoyed the two daily game-drives with John or Denise!!! Every day a new adventure...More

    1  Thank Peter B
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded May 5, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a concise but wonderful summary of your visit to Elandela Lodge!

    Reviewed April 24, 2017

    Our family spent a very enjoyable and relaxing 5 nights at Elandela. This was our fifth time on safari, but first visit to this area and we couldn't recommend more highly. The lodge is just 10 minutes from Hoedspruit airport, with daily flights to Cape...More

    1  Thank guyw888
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded April 26, 2017

    Management appreciates this accurate description from a seasoned photo safari traveler and appreciate you putting our services in objective perspective based on your 5 photo safaris, which are substantial. Can't wait for your return visit!

    Reviewed April 13, 2017

    What an amazing place to visit, the people, food and location are out of this world. When we arrived we had an extremely warm welcome from all of the staff who treated us as part of their family for our entire stay. We were then...More

    Thank melandmatt26
    Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded April 20, 2017

    Thank you for a glowing review - but - the last sentence says it all! That is what we are about - having our guests leave as friends! So, this is the place to book if you want to stay in Africa on a private...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • $453 - $727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Kruger National Park
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    Steve-Duff
    February 8, 2017|
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    Response from YvonneGioia | Property representative |
    Yes we offer excellent vegetarian and gluten free meals!
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    September 16, 2016|
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    Response from Lawrence W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there No you do not need mosquito nets they are provided already. Just take loads of quality mosquito repellent. Have a good trip you are in for a great time!!
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    September 2, 2016|
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    Response from Adelefrombarnet | Reviewed this property |
    The room we were in had a whole bank of sockets so we had a SA adapter and plugged in our UK ones too!
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