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Elephant Plains Game Lodge

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“watering hole”(65 reviews)
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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

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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

Reviewed April 9, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights in March - 4 adults, staying in two rondavels. We got the "tip" to stay here from a friend, who has stayed here previously and it came highly recommended from him, and we certainly were not disappointed! After arriving...More

Thank Gerald614
Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded April 14, 2014

Hi Gerald Thank you for your kind feedback and for pointing out that we are great value for money, while offering a great service. I am glad that you found the Rondavels luxurious, with enough space. We would love to welcome you back to the...More

Reviewed April 9, 2014

My bestfriend and I stayed here (Elephant Plain) recently from March 16th-19th, 2014. We arrived late afternoon on Sunday from Hoedspruit airport around 4pm and was very relieved to learn that we were right on time for the afternoon game drive. There are two game...More

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

Thank you so much fro your very kind and thoughtful review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for the compliments on our amazing meals, as well as mentioning that we should actually be a five star lodge, based on...More

Reviewed April 9, 2014

Our group of 18 pepole stayed at the lodge between 24th and 27th March 2014 as a part of our wedding trip. We had the most fantastic stay with out of this world game drives and bush walks headed by excellent guides and trackers. Thanks...More

Thank Cayenne502014
Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded May 1, 2014

Thank you very much for your kind review and for calling us the most excellent lodge in the Sabi Sand. I am delighted that your group enjoyed the stay and we would like you to visit us again one day! Kind regards, Marlet Swart

Reviewed April 4, 2014

We are very glad we chose Elephant Plains for our time in the Kruger area. There is a lot of choice and it is expensive so you want to choose carefully. Elephant Plains delivered and I think does so above it's class. We saw the...More

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Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded April 6, 2014

Dear Christo Thank you for your kind feedback and compliments on the lodge. Thank you also for pointing out that you have been to some of the most expensive lodges in Africa, but that we compete very well with them - at a much lower...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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$603 - $942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$603 - $942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Claudia R
October 20, 2017|
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Hi Claudia We have had a number of solo travelers before.
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CoralReef
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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ATL495
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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"choose luxury suites"
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"Go for their Honeymoon Suite or Luxury Suites such as "Leopard" or "Lion""
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"Wild Dog room had a nice view but some tree obstruction to the plains. Honeymoon suite has the best views."
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"Luxury Rondavels were great -- just like the pictures"
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