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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent85%
          • Very good11%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
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          “sabi sands” (84 reviews)
          “watering hole” (58 reviews)
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed May 3, 2014

          I'm writing this review having experienced safari in Kenya over the years - Masai Mara, Samburu, Tsavo etc and a couple in SA - Sanbona and Sibayu and in Namibia/Etosha. Apart from bespoke top end luxury tented safari in Kenya, Elephant Plains rates very highly...More

          4  Thank JoeCBansteadUK
          Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded May 15, 2014

          Hi Jo, thank you very much for the kind feedback. I am glad that you enjoyed the stay! It is a pity that you slept in the last day, but all the more reason to return for another safari at Elephant Plains. Thank you fro...More

          Reviewed May 2, 2014

          We spent three nights at Elephant Plains. The room was very large and very clean. The food was always well prepared and the staff was super friendly. We saw and got up close to the big five and many, many more animals. We had two...More

          1  Thank Hank369
          Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded May 15, 2014

          Hi Hank, thank you so much for your kind feedback. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you very much fro the compliments on your room, the food, our staff as well as the game drives and spa treatment. Please do...More

          Reviewed April 16, 2014

          Having had several wonderful safari experiences in the past, my husband and I decided to treat our 11 year old daughter to her first safari this year. We did lots and lots of research of different camps when planning this trip a year ago and...More

          3  Thank Julia M
          Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded April 28, 2014

          Hi Julia Thank you for your very kind feedback. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the stay and that you decided to choose us for your daughter's first safari. Thank you for all the kind compliments and for pointing out how lovely your...More

          Reviewed April 14, 2014

          Our room was beautiful as was the hotel generally. The staff were helpful and attentive. The food was lovely. The safari was great. Very good value for money as price includes accommodation, food, drink and game drives and walk. Thoroughly enjoyed.More

          3  Thank hwatson1985
          Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded April 15, 2014

          Thank you for your kind review, I am glad that you enjoyed the lodge! Thank you also for the nice compliments on our rooms and the lodge in general, the staff, food and safaris. Just to correct you - drinks are not included in the...More

          Reviewed April 11, 2014

          I recently stayed for 4 nights at Elephant Plains in Sabi Sands. Elephant Plains was an excellent choice for the variety of wildlife viewing and very reasonably priced for a single traveler. The Lodge is very comfortable with nice sitting areas complete with a number...More

          Thank luvcruzin2
          Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded April 14, 2014

          Thank you very much for your kind and detailed feedback. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for the compliments on our wonderfully prepared food, the rangers conduct during game drives, as well as our caring staff and...More

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          About
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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
          • $501 - $904 (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 ,
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          ATL495
          Hi...would you recommend a particular room at this lodge? Are there rooms that face a watering hole?
          June 26, 2017|
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          Response from Juan G | Reviewed this property |
          Hi! Yes! There are Rooms facing the watering hole and would recomend those with personal balcony. Anyway, all of them are really nice
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          Deborah P
          How long and how easy is it to drive from joburg airport to elephant plains please
          May 18, 2017|
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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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          Past guests - is typhoid really necessary if traveling only from Johannesburg to the lodge (nowhere else in SA)? Hep A is set and will get the malaria script. Trying to weigh cost against the risk based on the area for typhoid. Thanks in advance!
          March 28, 2017|
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          Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
          We researched this exhaustively. We ended up just getting malaria pills and took half of them then blew it off - my legs and ankles started to swell from the Malarone and we heard from locals that they don't take anything at... More
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          "There are regular rooms and luxury suites - it is a small lodge so reserve rooms early."
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