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Glen Afric Country Lodge

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife is a massive fan of Wild at Heart. While on business in Johannesburg I contacted Glen Afric and told them about my wife and about the fact that it was her birthday. Well. They went out of their way to accommodate us with the most wonderful "Wild at Heart" day touring every part of the set that was... More 

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Sao Miguel, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

To be accurate, I did not stay at Country Lodge facilities. I was at their adjacent building that houses volunteer´s projects. Despite being a volunteer I did use the hotel´s restaurant and lobby as well and walked around the property extensively. The public areas of the hotel are lovely, safari themed decorated and the staff are nice. The restaurant provided... More 

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Thank joanadecq
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

My guests and I stayed in the stable blocks for 4 nights, the rooms are clean and well maintained and the sounds of the lions roaring at night and early morning is brilliant. Well taken care of animals and they are well treated with NO unneeded breeding for expliotation.

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Thank Dean V
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my mum visited Glen Afric for the game drive and night in the lodge room. Glen Afric is a sanctuary for rescued and orphaned animals or animals saved from poachers. We found the staff to be genuine, friendly and very informative. Rochelle, our game drive guide, was passionate and knowledgeable. Our experience interacting with the three elephants was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We are both fans of the series "Wild at Heart" which is filmed on location in South Africa. In 2013 we decided to go and stay at the lodge where a lot of the filming took place (Glen Afric). I proposed on the steps of Leopard's Den (apologies to those who haven't seen the programme) and following our wedding last... More 

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Thank Paul H
Krugersdorp, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

An amazing place close to Johannesburg and Pretoria. Took us 35 minutes from Krugerdorp. An old rustic venue in the bush which is well maintained and serviced by exceptionally friendly staff. If you want an interaction with wild animals, this is the place!

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Thank aqw2016
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

A truly wonderful experience, we have now been back 3 times. Super friendly guides take you by safari vehicle to where the elephants are situated that day, and you can photograph them, touch them,while they are in their own environment. They wonder around according to how they feel like, and eat tree branches in front of you.. Also back at... More 

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Thank SteveSheldon1948
Roodepoort, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

we booked for the buffet and to feed the elephants. Food was delicious, and well layed out. Service was great. It was an awesome and wonderful experience to feed the elephants. Just be aware that its a quick visit with the elephants.

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Thank jasonhT7786KQ
Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

The lodge is great for anyone wanting to do the wild at heart tour, which is the main reason we went. When we arrived we were down by the hippo dam which was a great location however as we didn't have a car it was very difficult and so the following day we moved up to the lodge which had... More 

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Thank SMontour
Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Really enjoyed our day at Glen Afric, with a great opportunity to get up close with the elephants and see all the other animals. Bernie was our ranger and took every opportunity to get us some wonderful photos. Was staying in Johannesburg and Geln Afric arranged to come and collect us, we visited in the morning, were offered coffee and... More 

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GlenAfricGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Glen Afric Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Ian for your awesome review. We are so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your visit to our special piece of Africa and enjoyed our hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Glen Afric. Warm Regards Rowan Bouwer Glen Afric Marketing More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Glen Afric Country Lodge

Address: Plot 144 | Broederstroom, Hartbeespoort 0260, South Africa
Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Hartbeespoort
Price Range: $41 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
Also Known As:
Glen Afric Country Hotel Pretoria
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