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Situated in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, adjacent to the Kruger National Park, Elephant Plains Game Lodge offers excellent Big 5 game viewing, luxurious accommodation and sumptuous cuisine. The lodge caters for the discerning traveller, offering a variety of accommodation options, varying from rondavels and luxury suites to the Manyeleti honeymoon suite. Elephant Plains Game Lodge is world renowned for excellent Big 5 game viewing and guests can enjoy two game drives and a bush walk per day. Facilities include two swimming pools, a gym, conference centre, small library and games room. We also cater for small, intimate weddings. The lodge is owner run and can accommodate a maximum of 24 guests. This guarantees personal service and attention to detail. Our unpretentious style ensures that guests regrettably leave the warm and friendly atmosphere of our little piece of Africa...
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Arathusa Safari Lodge Airport4 km
Skukuza Airport27 km
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We absolutely enjoyed our stay at the Elephant Plains Game Lodge. The game drives are just amazing and the ranger and tracker are very knowledgeable. They make sure you get to see as much as possible!The service at the lodge is excellent and the food...More

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Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for the compliments on our rangers and trackers, the game drives, service, as well as the food. We are looking forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Elephant Plains in june.This place is amazing from the staff, service and food. They had upgraded our room for the duration that we were there. The staff went out of their way to accomodate our halal diet. The game drives and bush...More

Thank Fuiadam
Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind review and compliments on the staff, service, as well as the food. I am glad that you enjoyed the game drives and bush walks. Thank you also for recommending us. Please do visit us again one day. Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I only stayed one night, but it was absolutely perfect! Our room decor was beautiful, the food service was excellent (tons of choices/options, something for everyone), and our safari guide and tracker, G and Dion, were phenomenal! We saw a ton of...More

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Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your very kind review and compliments. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for all the compliments on the room, food and the game drives. Please do stay longer next time! We would love to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent 2 night stay. Very professional rangers who new their stuff. We had great game viewing. The food was good and the service attentive. I would recommend this place for pleasant and relaxed break in the bush.

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Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the kind review and compliments. I am glad that you enjoyed the game viewing, food and our attentive staff. Thank you also for recommending us. Please do visit us again one day. Kind regards, Marlet Swart

Reviewed 1 week ago

I actually planned a trip to Africa just to stay here and it totally exceeded our expectations. I booked a family Rondavel for 2 night which was super luxurious, with 2 rooms and 2 bathrooms. It had an indoor and outdoor shower and a bathtub....More

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Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Hi Kavita, thank you very much for your kind review and compliments. I am glad that you decided to plan your whole trip around staying with us, and that we exceeded your expectations. I'm sure the family agreed in the end. :-) Thank you also...More

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October 1, 2018|
Response from orchidpat | Reviewed this property |
The vehicle holds 9 visitors. We have met many wonderful people over the last few years, so we almost always enjoy our safari mates.
October 1, 2018|
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Response from Ed B | Reviewed this property |
They did a great job with my daughter who has celiac and must be gluten free. Had special meals for her and were very careful.
September 5, 2018|
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The issue was resolved with Halley's payment. After her credit card was declined three times, the EFT that we suggested she make, took the stipulated 10-14 working days and was eventually released into our bank account. We... More
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"If you are a party of 4, just book family rondavel"
1 week ago
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"If you are traveling with young kids, ask for the family rondavel, the rooms are connected. Otherwise,..."
Jul. 30, 2018
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"upgrade to a Suite with a viewing deck"
Jul. 17, 2018
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"1 night was enough to see great game in the reserve"
Jul. 14, 2018
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