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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 23 June 2014

    Waking up at 5:30 am and going for meals when the drum sounds, you cant really beat the experience you get here. Your tracker and your guide become your best friends and the more you talk to them, the more you realize that this entire...More

    1  Thank varun22
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 28 June 2014

    Thank you for your kind review and all your compliments on the staff, amenities, our passion, the quality of the game drives and the lodge. We would love to welcome you back one day! Kind regards, Marlet Swart

    Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

    This was my first trip over seas and I wanted to go on some type of Safari. We spent 3 nights at this lodge. It was simply amazing. The staff was great, the food was incredible, we saw the BIG 5 within 24 hours. Morne...More

    1  Thank DayLee L
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 28 June 2014

    Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for mentioning our great staff and incredible food. It sounds like you had some incredible game viewing. We get quite a number of return guests ans would...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2014

    We'd selected this property (based on favorable reviews like this one) as the capstone for our time in and near to Kruger National Park, and were not disappointed. As has been noted elsewhere, the drive is challenging (gravel and/or sand roads for the most part,...More

    2  Thank Paul H
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 16 June 2014

    Hi Paul Thank you for your kind and detailed feedback and all the compliments about our staff, the food and game drives. It sounds like you had an amazing time and some wonderful sightings. Thank you also for mentioning that we delivered excellent value for...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2014

    I stayed at Elephant Plains @ Sabi Sands for 4 days and 3 nights during November and must say it was a memorable stay. From the checking staff to everyone around the lodge, everyone was friendly, warm, helpful and amazing. I was shocked by the...More

    1  Thank Anuja K
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 16 June 2014

    Hi Anuja Thank you very much for your kind, detailed feedback. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and found our staff friendly. Thank you also for the compliments on your rooms, our food, including your vegetarian options, as well as our guides and...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2014

    Stayed here for three nights towards the end of our 18 day Safari throughout Kruger National Park. Thought on arrival that we may have caught the staff off guard but they soon appeared. The rooms were spacious and we had plenty to see from our...More

    Thank horse6633
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 16 June 2014

    Thank you for the kind feedback and compliments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay! Please do visit us again one day. Kind regards, Marlet Swart

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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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$509 - US$883 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
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    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    • Elephant Plains Game Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
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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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    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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    "There are regular rooms and luxury suites - it is a small lodge so reserve rooms early."
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    "Luxury Rooms such as Zebra have the most breathtaking views!"
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