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Elandela Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Elandela is simply out of this world. We stayed here for 3 nights and wow what a place. From the time we arrived to the time we left, every guest is treated like royalty. A welcome Amarula on arrival and the drum/ dancing on departure....More

1  Thank Joanna P
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 29 May 2017

"Special memories for ever". "Something that we could only have dreamed of". We like to put it like this: Elandela is not a place - it is an emotion!

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband & I have just returned from a 3-night stay at Elandela, which was breathtaking. The accommodation and game drives are utterly fabulous, but the thing that really sets this place apart from anywhere else we've stayed in the world is its staff -...More

1  Thank JoBedfordWenman
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 16 May 2017

Yes readers you read correctly - five beautiful snowy cubs to be viewed and photographed! Forgive us for being bias but we think they form the best most beautiful wildlife viewing in the world! (We are so proud of these marvelous babies!) Thank you for...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We visited South Africa this month and surely one of the highlights of our trip was watching wildlife up close at this well-run game reserve near Kruger National Park. Not only was the wildlife stunning - white tigers were no more than ten feet from...More

1  Thank Bruce M
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for the bottom line which is the reason to select Elandela Lodge amongst the hundreds of lodges on offer: "this lodge really does go the extra mile for its guests and we were made to feel most welcome"!!!!

Reviewed 14 May 2017

The welcome we received when we arrived at Elandela was something I have only ever dreamed of we were soon part of the family Yvonne and Rocco have a beautiful reserve with fantastic staff who go out of their way to do anything for you...More

1  Thank AmandaThompson2017
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for a truly heartwarming review because every trip that all of us undertake is done with the principal desire to find at our selected destination that which you have experienced with us namely: "The best holiday Eva" !!!! Hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The safari trips were brilliant: amazing animals and informative, personable guides who really brought the whole experience to life. The accommodation was excellent and the food truly fantastic. A real bonus. The treasures at Elandela are many and varied, but the people are the real...More

2  Thank IanEdgson
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 5 May 2017

Yes, you are correct - it is truly a blessing to enjoy so many happy moments with so many fantastic guests - but, we are the blessed and fortunate ones to be able to have shared exceptional experiences with all our marvelous visiting friends!

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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US$616 - US$910 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$616 - US$910 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
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hstubbs
9 October 2017|
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Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
Each season is different because so much depends on the rains but as a rule our winter months has less foliage and therefore better visibility.
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Judy B
24 September 2017|
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Response from Linconshire couple | Reviewed this property |
All food is included.... and theres lots of it!! Our whole experience was amazing, hope you enjoy.
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Eliza H
3 September 2017|
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Response from ElandelaManagement | Property representative |
Thank you - we have acknowledged your confirmed booking and e mailed upon charging your credit card a booking confirmation also describing all the included and excluded services you will receive with us. Thank you for the... More
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"Ask for a room exactly as you need... otherwise they will accomodate you as they want."
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"Rooms on the lake view are amazing - you can see the hypos in the water"
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"The large detached room at the end of the Lakeside lodge is great for privacy and seeing the animals"
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"Lake view rooms are quieter and have a good view of the Lake."
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