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Elandela is a beautiful setting, lake with hippos, gardens etc and the food was generally of a very high standard but unfortunately let down by a few aspects which were definitely not 4star. It is a long time since we have been offered powdered milk...More
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Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for a great review! The researching potential guest want to read "Elandela is a beautiful setting, lake with hippos, gardens etc and the food was generally of a very high standard" and "The game viewing was good and trip to Kruger good value"....More
We travelled to SA to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary in June. Elandela Lodge was part of the holiday and we have to say the absolute highlight. We were treated like royalty with our room decorated and sparkling wine and a romantic dinner for two....More
Thank lesley s
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago
We do understand that the majority of our guests make their visit to us because of a special occasion. We realise the huge responsibility we undertake trying to make each safari a success and it means a lot to hear you enjoyed your trip so...More
Wow,wow,wow!!!What an amazing place!Elandela is the best place anyone can visit in SA.The Game Reserve has all the animals you expect.The lodge is very modern and fabulous,the staff is amazing,including the rangers!They treated us as we were special,the food was delicious and freshly cooked each...More
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago
Thank you kindly!! You just have to read this review because it says it all! So gracious of you!
Amazing place with phenomenal scenery, wildlife, food and staff. Since the day we arrived until the day we left, we were treated very well at Elandela!
So much to see and many opportunities to do more outside the lodge. I recommend the day trip to...More
Thank David K
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you so much for rating Elandela "phenomenal". Because we feel the same about our Elandela we gladly showcase all that our area has to offer a tourist. Not solely because of the money but more so because we are certain that no tourist product...More
This game reserve has it all; the animals including white lions, rhino and hippo plus many more, the wonderful staff, and the fabulous food prepared by Beauty and Peter. It really was the best holiday ever.
We lost count on the animals we saw; the...More
Thank Betty L
Response from YvonneGioia, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 12 June 2017
We just want you "to come back"! Once again, those guests who arrive intending to have "the best holiday ever", always do! They find Elandela "just amazing" and "the food just fabulous: presentation and taste." How fortunate are we not for receiving such fantastic visitors!
#2 of 20 Speciality lodging in Balule Nature Reserve
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Kruger National Park
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Elandela Private Game Reserve Hotel Kruger National Park