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    White Elephant Safari Lodge

    Pongola Game Reserve (South) on Lake Jozini (Pongolapoort Dam) | P. O. Box 792, Pongola 3170, South Africa
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    • Excellent84%
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    1 - 5 of 74 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed for 3 nights at white elephant safari lodge in June. Service was excellent, especially Mike, our guide. It was our honeymoon and we got our own private corner with champagne. Food was fantastic, love the luxurious tent, bed was comfy....More

    Thank adelwiss
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    We have fallen under their spell. This place is amazing and we do look forward to our return. After arriving in JNB and driving for about 6 hrs we made it to the gate which was already locked. within minutes someone came and open, explained...More

    Thank Debnelsonr
    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    After being to several game lodges before we opted for another experience, staying in a tent was very romantic. We chose White Elephant because it offered different activities than the usual game drives. The setting is amazing with views on the lake. We loved the...More

    Thank JuliettaHolland
    Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari LodgeResponded 12 June 2017

    Dear Julietta, Thank you very much for your review of our property. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much. We enjoyed having you and hope to see you again soon. Warm White Elephant regards Stephanie

    Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

    I would highly recommend this establishment if not for the food and luxury, but for the service and scenery. Spent a few nights of our honeymoon at White Elephant and we were blown away by the service and overall experience of this safari lodge. From...More

    Thank Zaheer1209
    Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari LodgeResponded 28 April 2017

    Dear Zaheer, Wow such an awesome review! Thank you so much. We are so privileged that we were able to add many special memories to this great time of your life. We certainly hope that you will be able to return regularly to add to...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    This was our second visit to White Elephant and my husband and I were not disappointed. Accommodation, food , service , game drives were just fantastic. Michael and the staff met us at our car. while we checked in the bags were offloaded and vehicle...More

    1  Thank tillie1001
    Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari LodgeResponded 2 March 2017

    Dear Tillie, It was a great pleasure to have you at our lodge again. Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We hope to see you again soon. Warm White Elephant Regards Stephanie

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    • US$257 - US$462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Pongola
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    Rob F
    24 March 2016|
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    Response from WhiteElephan | Property representative |
    The ideal time to stay would be 3 nights or more. There are lots of activities to do that will keep the teens busy.
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    Bryan T
    29 October 2014|
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    Response from Gibsonfamily88 | Reviewed this property |
    We flew into Durban and then drove-it took around 3 hours to drive from the airport to the safari lodge. Car hire is really easy at Durban airport and, other then the actual pongola reserve, the roads are easy to drive on.
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    "ask for the honeymoon suite"
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    "Maybe asking for tent with view to the lake"
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    "All tented camps are private"
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