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    Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

    Botlierskop Reserve, Mossel Bay, Gonnakraal near Little Brak River, Mossel Bay 6053, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9485
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    This reserve is really the best we ever visited!!! Not one single negative remark. Reception, breakfast, tent, breakfast, diner..... all was superb!!! The views were astonishing. It was only a pity we couldn't stay a day longer!!!

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    Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

    This place has won over our hearts! The love affair started when they could accommodate us for a two night stay during our garden route trip. From the moment we stopped there we were showered with hospitality. On arrival we handed over our keys (valet...More

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    Response from Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded July 5, 2017

    Good day, Thank you for the wonderful compliments. We are glad you are in love with Botlierskop :-) and you enjoyed your stay in our luxurious tented suites. We are looking forward welcoming you back in the near future. Thanks again for your time writing...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We enjoyed really everything, the perfect hospitality, the restaurant where they really put great effort in making glutenfree food for our daughter, the safari was so interesting and the horsebackride was beautiful as well. The pool with the most spectacular view will never be forgotten.

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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Me and my husband treated us to the luxury tent accommodation and it did not disappoint. Everything was fantastic from the food, service and friendly staff. The game drives was spectacular and our guide, Silas was very knowledgeable and took his time to answer all...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is our second time visiting the reserve and it never fails to impress. The main lodge is beautifully decorated with fantastic terraces from which to relax and take in the stunning surroundings. We stayed in a luxury tent and this is exactly what you...More

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    Response from Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Good day, Thank you for sharing your incredible experience. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in our Luxury Tented Suite with outside shower and also the activities. We appreciate your time writing this review. It's very important to improve our service. We are looking...More

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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Minibar
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    • Price range
    • $158 - $534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • Mossel Bay
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    October 30, 2017|
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    Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
    Sorry for the delay ... Check in at 14:00 afternoon safari at 15:00 and night safari if you want to do this at 21:00 (summer times)Regards Botlierskop
    October 17, 2017|
    Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
    Yes yes... their are hairdryers, minibar, air-con, electrical blankets (just in case it is chili) and coffee/tea facilities
    Gillian W
    October 5, 2017|
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    Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
    Hi Gilian November during the day is stunning weather ...warm about 25-29 degrees but the evenings van be colder 15-18 degrees ... all depends so bring a long warm clothes as well just incase - one or 2 items... More
    Room Tips
    "Tented lodges 1 and 3 are nearest the main lodge if you don't want to keep relying on a buggy"
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    "Close to the river"
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    "We stayed in the tented lodges...a great experience, especially the roaming buffalo during the night 😬"
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    "Manor House"
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