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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    “honeymoon suite” (53 reviews)
    “watering hole” (64 reviews)
    “sabi sands” (86 reviews)
    Public Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    We were at Elephant Plains in december for two night and we add the honeymoon suite. Its super clean both room and public area. Staff is amazing and the food is awesome. Louis, our ranger, was nice and Thomas, our tracker, was outstanding with his...More

    Thank TonyTiger19
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 6 January 2015

    Hi Tony, thanks for your kind review. Delighted that you enjoyed your stay! Kind regards, Marlet Swart

    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    I smile just at the thought of my time at Elephant Plains (and in Kruger Park)! Amazing experience to see all these African animals up close. In Kruger Park you will see far more of the grazing animals (elephants, giraffes, antelope of all types, zebra...More

    3  Thank SteveInVancouver
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 6 January 2015

    Hi Steve, thank you for your very kind and detailed review. I am glad the you enjoyed the sightings, your room, the food as well as the friendliness of the staff. Thanks also for recommending us! Please do visit us again. Kind regards, Marlet Swart

    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    I stayed at Elephant Plains mid December 2014 and I booked through Dianne Williams at Africa Direct USA (africadirectdotus). I arrived around 2 pm and was shown my accommodations. I was in the Leopard House, and was quickly directed to the porch to see the...More

    Thank Virginia F
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 13 January 2015

    Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. It sounds like you had some amazing sightings! Please do visit us again one day. Kind regards, Marlet Swart

    Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

    The best experience in South Africa no doubt. Stayed for 2 nights at the lodge and a great great time. The staff is very helpful starting even before arrival. Rooms are very spacious and very comfortable we had 2 indoor showers 1 outdoor shower (nice...More

    1  Thank ZorikU
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 6 January 2015

    Dear Zorik,thank you for your kind review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you also for mentioning that we were without a doubt the best experience in South Africa. I am glad that you enjoyed the rooms, game viewing and meals. Thank...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2014

    by far and away the best safari we've taken. cocktail break in the evening drives were a nice touch . truly 5 star at a 4 star price. in our 2 nights stay we had 4 game drives . bumpy route to reach the park...More

    Thank toddymillard
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 3 January 2015

    Thank you for your very kind review - calling us by far the best safari you've ever taken and a five star lodge at four star prices - what a nice compliment! Please return again one day. Kind regards, Marlet Swart

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre 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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$511 - US$859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • 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 ,
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    Claudia R
    21 October 2017|
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    Response from EP2 | Property representative |
    Hi Claudia We have had a number of solo travelers before.
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    14 July 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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    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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    "Luxury Rondavels were great -- just like the pictures"
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    "the nearest room to the boma is the best, when it is really hot"
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    "Get a suite as they have great views of watering hole, most of the rondavels don't have views"
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    "Room No. 5 or any suite"
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