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Elandela Private Game Reserve

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

My wife and I stayed in Elandela in early November for 3 nights. We had found it difficult to get booking in any lodges as they were full but Elandela had one suite left, which was the lakeside suite which also had facilities for disabled....More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you so much for putting an Elandela Lodge experience in the correct perspective - every potential guest MUST read this review because these are yearly repeating visitors to Southern Africa and have the experience to justify their evaluation of what we at Elandela hold...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017

My wife and I had an excellent experience at Elandela, with superb accomodation and amazing game drives. It is run by a committed conservationist who has a real interest in the welfare of the animals , which is why they are being fed through the...More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you so much - 6 lines which says it all! Prospective guests please read this and you will know what we are working towards achieving! It feels fantastic to see our guests "get" what we want to communicate about sustained living with wild animals....More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

My wife and I stayed for four nights early October and what a wonderful welcome and experience flying straight in from our busy city lives. We not only saw most of the animals we hoped to see, we also learned a lot from the experienced...More

Thank Roland M
Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you so much for putting the Elandela Emotion into words! Elandela is the photo safari destination for you if you too feel a 5h30 coffee with our wild animals is a good enough return for your investment................

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We're a family of 5 people from Israel. We stayed there 2 nights at 9-11.10.17. It's 16 km from the main roadof Hoedspruit, plus 3-4 km driving inside the reserve, on an unpaved road. I wrote this message to Roco - who's the owner of...More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 1 November 2017

Sir, Elandela is not an entertainment centre but a private reserve which we proudly run as such. We are proud of all our qualified ranger guides who are continuously improving with their studies. We are proud of the huge amounts of expensive feed we purchase...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

We were a group of three adults and two children. Our accommodation was in the Riverview section and we saw animals visiting the river beneath our rooms. Also it was quite surreal to have giraffe, zebras and monkeys walking around freely just outside our room....More

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Response from ElandelaManagement, Owner at Elandela Private Game ReserveResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you very much for painting the true picture of Elandela River View Lodge - the perfect destination for groups and families wanting to experience living on a South African Private Game Reserve!

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No, every room is equipped with all amenities including an electric hairdryer.
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They provide hairdryers, soaps, shampoos, etc.
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