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    Elephant Plains Game Lodge

    Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent85%
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    “sabi sands” (84 reviews)
    “watering hole” (58 reviews)
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    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    My husband and I, plus my aged parents stayed 2 nights and had a really great time. We went on game drives early morning and afternoon and saw so much game, including a leopard that brushed by our vehicle, lions, buffalo, rhino and many more....More

    Thank Clever-Mermaid
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 26 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted to read that both you and your parents enjoyed your stay with us. It sounds like you had some amazing sightings. Thank you also for the compliments on the rooms, as well as our...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

    We have a boys trip here every year, usually myself, my grandfather and a mixture of my brothers and cousins. Simply put, it's the best place on the planet. We look forward to our trip all year round and they never disappoint. All the staff...More

    Thank Tom P
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 26 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review. What a lovely compliment to say that we are the best place on the planet. I am glad that you enjoy our excellent staff, superb food and breathtaking surroundings. Looking forward to hosting you for another boys...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Yes it could - phew! Another 3 night stay after a fabulous time last year and once again EP did us proud. We requested having Morne as our ranger again and not only was this request met but Morne was supported again by Dion, giving...More

    Thank jelico
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 26 May 2017

    Thank you very much fro your kind feedback. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your second stay with us. It sounds like you had some amazing sightings. Thank you for the kind compliment that everything about EP aims to give guests an incredible...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    I have stayed here twice now, and on both occasions it was great. The location is good, we great sighting during both stays, mix of luck and the quality of the trackers/ guides. Service is good, rooms are nice, stayed in both a rondel and...More

    Thank Gavinbrz
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 26 May 2017

    Thank you very much fro your kind review and compliments. It is always one of the best compliments to receive return guests. Thank you for calling us your favourite so far. We are looking forward to welcoming you back for a third visit. Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    loved the lodge, loved the staff, and really really had a great time on the safari's with Derrick and Neal!! Thanks for the wonderful time!! will always remember this place!! You are staying in individual "huts" that have great bathrooms, and plenty of room. The...More

    Thank WayneBarbHusker
    Response from EP2, Owner at Elephant Plains Game LodgeResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review and compliments. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for complimenting your room, the game drives, the staff as well as our fantastic food. We would love to welcome you back one...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$516 - US$875 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Elephant Plains Game Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Nelspruit ,
    • Elephant Plains Game Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    We always had our own table, whether we ate outside or inside the dining room. The dining room and outdoor dining is absolutely stellar. Beautiful.
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    Response from onthewing | Reviewed this property |
    I am pretty sure Rondavel #5 faces down to the water hole, it had the most fabulous views and was possibly the most privately situated rondavel. We had 4 which was also very private and had a great view. We loved it, but... More
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    Response from Arild R H | Reviewed this property |
    We flew from Joburg to Hoedspreut Eastgate Airport and picked up a rental car from there. It takes two hours on terrible dust roads to get to the lodge.
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    "There are regular rooms and luxury suites - it is a small lodge so reserve rooms early."
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    "Luxury Rooms such as Zebra have the most breathtaking views!"
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