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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    “sabi sands” (84 reviews)
    “watering hole” (58 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 645 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Elephant Plains is situated in the northern area of the Sabi Sands Private Game reserve. A quaint lodge accommodating a maximum of 24 guests in generous sized rooms with indoor and outdoor shower, bath, lounge area and large outdoor deck with views of the Savanna...More

    1  Thank PaulStickland
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent three nights at Elephant Plains and were thrilled with our experience. We saw an insane amount of animals and had a wonderful, relaxing time at the lodge. We were made to feel right at home from the moment we arrived at the lodge...More

    1  Thank Tiffany303
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you very much for the kind review and compliments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and that you felt at home from the moment you arrived. It's great to read that you learned a lot during game drives. What a nice compliment to...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Thanks to Africa Travel Resource (ATR) we couldn't have picked a better Game Lodge for our honeymoon, EPL knocked it out of the park! From the moment we entered the lodge (Giraffe sighting upon arrival!) and met 'Remember' we knew we were in great hands....More

    2  Thank cmsellars
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your honeymoon with us. I will be sure to pass your compliments to Remember, as well as Morne and Dion. It's great that you had such a lovely time with us....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Elephant Plains is an amazing lodge in Sabi Sand ! You are very well treated, the food is excellent and the game drive are amazing thanks to our ranger & tracker we have seen in 4 days almost every animals (except cheetah which are not...More

    2  Thank Benjamin M
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you very much for your kind review and mentioning that you were very well treated, that the food was excellent and that the game drives were amazing. Please do visit us again one day! Kind regards, Marlet Swart

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My family (wife, myself and 2 teenage daughters) stayed here for the first 3 days of a safari vacation. We flew into HDS and were picked up by driver arranged through EP. On the 1 hr 45 min ride to the lodge the driver had...More

    6  Thank seeking_direction
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your kind and detailed review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you also for the compliments on the game drives, the room, the food as well as the all over experience you had. We are...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • $516 - $875 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Elephant Plains Game Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Nelspruit ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    July 13, 2017|
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    We always had our own table, whether we ate outside or inside the dining room. The dining room and outdoor dining is absolutely stellar. Beautiful.
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    June 26, 2017|
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    I am pretty sure Rondavel #5 faces down to the water hole, it had the most fabulous views and was possibly the most privately situated rondavel. We had 4 which was also very private and had a great view. We loved it, but... More
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    Response from Arild R H | Reviewed this property |
    We flew from Joburg to Hoedspreut Eastgate Airport and picked up a rental car from there. It takes two hours on terrible dust roads to get to the lodge.
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    "There are regular rooms and luxury suites - it is a small lodge so reserve rooms early."
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    "Luxury Rooms such as Zebra have the most breathtaking views!"
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    "Keep the door closed, there are naughty monkeys about"
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