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    Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

    Cango Caves Road | P.O.Box 268, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    I was lucky to stumble upon the Buffelsdrift Game Lodge as a Route 62, one-night stop on my return to Cape Town / the Winelands from Plettenburg Bay. While I didn't take advantage of any safari outings (I'd already spent a week in the Kruger...More

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    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

    Hello from the Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review of your experience with us.. We are thrilled to hear that you had such a memorable stay and breakfast with us. We are very happy that you had the...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

    We travel pretty much last minute and booked this on the day we arrived in Outshoorn. Greeting on arrival was friendly and luggage taken to our room. We had a double adjoining tent i.e. A King on one side and double beds on the other...More

    Thank Simon W
    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

    Hello from the Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review. We are happy to hear that you had such a nice experience with us and that your son also had a great time. We are so glad you were...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    Treated my wife to a special activity for her birthday. The elephant encounter was something she can not stop talking about. The accommodation was superb, the booking in went smoothly, and the whole experience was a joy. Highly recommended.More

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    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 12 June 2017

    Hello from The Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you so much for sharing this lovely review ans for recommending us! We are so happy that your wife's birthday was so special and that the whole weekend was a joyeous experience for you. The encounters with our elephants...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    Great experience and location. Buffelsdrift on its own is an experience you must do while visiting Oudtshoorn or area. Take one Bush Safari, do the Meerkat experience and enjoy dinner with hippo's strolling around in the dam in front of you.More

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    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 8 June 2017

    Hello from the Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review and for recommending us. We are thrilled to hear that you had such an excellent experience with us. We are very happy that you took the time to do...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    This was a true "glamping" experience. The property is beautiful. The tents are upscale, comfortable and well stocked. The restaurant was a gourmet dining experience. We also did a late afternoon game drive and watched the sun setting. The best thing we did was feeding...More

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    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 5 June 2017

    Hello from The Buffelsdrift Team, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. We are very happy to hear that you had a great stay in our tents, had a gourmet dining experience at our restaurant and took the time to do some...More

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    • US$162 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "We had one of the newer tents, fully equipped"
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    "Try and get one overlooking the dam - sipping gin and tonic on the stoep would be grand!"
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    "The waterside tents are definitely the best option"
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    "Tent number 5 is very good as it is on the water edge and close to the pool."
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