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    White Elephant Safari Lodge

    Pongola Game Reserve (South) on Lake Jozini (Pongolapoort Dam) | P. O. Box 792, Pongola 3170, South Africa
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          1 - 5 of 105 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          After being to several game lodges before we opted for another experience, staying in a tent was very romantic. We chose White Elephant because it offered different activities than the usual game drives. The setting is amazing with views on the lake. We loved the...More

          Thank JuliettaHolland
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          I would highly recommend this establishment if not for the food and luxury, but for the service and scenery. Spent a few nights of our honeymoon at White Elephant and we were blown away by the service and overall experience of this safari lodge. From...More

          Thank Zaheer1209
          Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari Lodge

          Dear Zaheer, Wow such an awesome review! Thank you so much. We are so privileged that we were able to add many special memories to this great time of your life. We certainly hope that you will be able to return regularly to add to...More

          Reviewed 20 February 2017

          This was our second visit to White Elephant and my husband and I were not disappointed. Accommodation, food , service , game drives were just fantastic. Michael and the staff met us at our car. while we checked in the bags were offloaded and vehicle...More

          1  Thank tillie1001
          Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari Lodge

          Dear Tillie, It was a great pleasure to have you at our lodge again. Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We hope to see you again soon. Warm White Elephant Regards Stephanie

          Reviewed 8 December 2016

          What a wonderful lodge this is and it was such a wonderful way to end our Honeymoon. From beginning to end we were spoiled! This is such a unique lodge and the perfect stop when travelling between Kruger or Johannesburg en-route to Hluhluwe or even...More

          1  Thank Renier F
          Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari Lodge

          Dear Renier, It was so lovely to have you at our lodge, thank you so much for the positive feedback. We are happy that you were able to leave us with such great memories of your honeymoon. We hope to have you at the lodge...More

          Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

          Piece of heaven in Africa....... All I can say is......WOW!!!! This lodge is unique in so many ways. We were welcomed in a warm, friendly yet very professional manner. From the onset you feel at ease and at home. The lodge is full of surprises...More

          1  Thank Alanjustin
          Response from WhiteElephan, Marketing Manager at White Elephant Safari Lodge

          Dear Allan, Thank you very much for the great review. It makes our hearts so happy when guests leave with such happy memories of our lodge and it makes all the hard work worth it. We hope to see you again soon to make some...More

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          • US$259 - US$445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 8
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          • Pongola
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          Rob F
          For those who have stayed at the White Elephant Safari Lodge, what do you think is the ideal amount of time to stay? Will will have teens with us and would appreciate any feedback!
          23 March 2016|
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          Response from WhiteElephan | Property representative |
          The ideal time to stay would be 3 nights or more. There are lots of activities to do that will keep the teens busy.
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          Michel M
          My wife and I will be arriving by cruise ship at richards bay on November 20 at 10:00am and reboard our ship on November 21 at 2:30Pm in Durban. Can you provide transportation, An afternoon safari on November 20, Lodging for one night, An early morning safari on November 22. If doable can you advise the total price.
          11 May 2015|
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          Bryan T
          Hi! How does one get to your safari from CapeTown? I'll be arriving December 3rd at night. Thanks! Bryan
          28 October 2014|
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          Response from Gibsonfamily88 | Reviewed this property |
          We flew into Durban and then drove-it took around 3 hours to drive from the airport to the safari lodge. Car hire is really easy at Durban airport and, other then the actual pongola reserve, the roads are easy to drive on.
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