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    Pumba Private Game Reserve

    2) Highlands (just off N | (100 kms from Port Elizabeth), Grahamstown 6140, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Pumba Water Lodge is a magical experience in a Heavenly setting! Vast enough acreage to know you are in the bush, but Cozy Private bungalows & decks, friendly service, expert game drivers=AMAZING! All of the animal sightings were moving, but the white lions were a...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Pumba Game reserve the place to have fun, see animals and enjoy life in a beautiful place that is over the top with everything. Outdoor with a 5+ Star way to enjoy all of nature. Entire staff is supper. Loved the Lions

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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The white lions at Pumba make it unique . However this is far from the whole story . From the moment you arrive at the entrance to the when you are bought back to collect your car you will have a fantastic experience . Pumba...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We strive for service excellence and we are thrilled to hear that that is what you received! We are happy to be a part of your wonderful memories.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We visited for two days in Dec 17, we came here on recommendations relating to the accessibility and number of animal viewings and we were not dissapointed. Our guide was Siva who was very knowledgeable, helpful and determined to let us see all the animals...More

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your review and feedback, we are so thrilled that your expectations were met and that you got o see all the animals on your list. Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to welcoming you back to Pumba when you...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very good experience just a pity we did not see all the big five. The highlight was seeing a live kill by a cheetah right in front of us during the game drive. The food in the bush was also very nice and freshly prepared.

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    Response from PEHotelGroup, Online Marketer at Pumba Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your feedback and review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your safari with us!

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    • US$610 - US$1,188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    17 December 2017|
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    Response from Andrew Y | Reviewed this property |
    All the cottages apparently are at risk of monkey 🐒 invasion, although this said we never saw any. As to the fires we never went to the Bush Lodge so I couldn’t say. If you are staying at the reserve and are taking the... More
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    17 December 2017|
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    Response from Lin060 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed 2 nights at a Bush Lodge in February with no views at all. Just trees around us and our plunge pool on the sunny deck. Half the Bush rooms have great views and opposite these are the ones with no views at all. The... More
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    13 November 2017|
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    Response from Luke J | Reviewed this property |
    We’re just back so there early November. Yes a fleece or warmer coat would be a good idea. They do have blankets and jackets you can use though if needs be.
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