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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

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  • Excellent64%
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  • Average6%
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“bush safari”(53 reviews)
“elephant feeding”(51 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my idea of bliss. We slept in tents - like no tents I have ever seen, ensuite facilities and a view to die for. The restaurant food was amazing and the staff were wonderfully welcoming. The safari allowed us to be close to...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It warms our heart to hear that you really enjoyed our activities. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful location with luxury tents and an amazing view. We have seen a lot of animals during our bush safari and from our tent. In month april it is not very crowdy on te park so that is a benefit. The staff is very...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you had a nice experience at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had no hot water for our entire stay. outdoor showers are great...but not with freezing cold water! Waited nearly an hour for dinner in restaurant. When it arrived it was awful. probably reheated after standing in the kitchen. Activities are overpriced but I did...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meerkat safari. We humbly apologize that you get the 4 star quality and service that we are known for. We hope to welcome you back in the future to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for a great experience! We couldn't fault anything, from the food, service not to mention the elephant feeding and game drive. A special mention to Caroline, who did our game drive. Very professional and knowledgeable. Thank you!

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you had a great experience at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your game drive. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first trip to South Africa and won’t be our last. We had our first bush safari in Buffelsdrift and really enjoyed it! We spent the night in a luxury tent which was incredible and the restaurant (dinner and breakfast) was delicious and...More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind review and recommendation. It warms our heart to hear that you enjoyed your first experience in South Africa. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

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"Closest to the watering hole or in one of the tents on the edge of the lodge. More animals to see."
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"The rooms by the lake are the best"
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"All waterfront tents are beautiful, but the farther away from the main lodge the quieter your experience."
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"We were in tent 34. Last row but we had a good view of mountains and dam.Tents near the dam can be noisy as..."
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