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Lake Eland Game Reserve

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Lake Eland Game Reserve 4240, South Africa
+27 39 687 0395
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Lovely views and animals everywhere!

We went on the zipline adventure and then explored the rest of Lake Eland. This place is so neat... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sanmarepretorius
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Brits, South Africa
A hidden gem!

Lake Eland has something for everybody: game-drives, hiking trails, 4x4 drives, cycle paths... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
jallw00d
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Howick, South Africa
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Lake Eland is a privately owned game reserve on the KZN South Coast which offers day trips, adrenaline activities and self-catering accommodation. A fully licenced resaurant is open for breakfast and lunch, there are picnic sites within the game reserve. Guests are able to view plains game: Giraffe, Wildebeest, Zebra and various types of antelope including Eland and the endangered Oribi.
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“zip line” (16 reviews)
“oribi gorge” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lake Eland Game Reserve 4240, South Africa
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+27 39 687 0395
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the zipline adventure and then explored the rest of Lake Eland. This place is so neat and tidy and we loved all the different stops and things to do. We got a good dose of history, nature, thrills, and relaxation. I would...More

Thank sanmarepretorius
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Lake Eland has something for everybody: game-drives, hiking trails, 4x4 drives, cycle paths, swimming pools, fishing in the dams, kiddies play-park, San caves, an exciting suspension bridge and an excellent restaurant. The unique feature is the one and a half hour 14-stations zip-line. For the...More

Thank jallw00d
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Beautiful surroundings, fields filled with small game like antelope and wildebeest. Birds and eagles, scenery is awesome. Hanging bridge and bungee jumping all for the adventurer. A must visit place.

Thank Lyn691
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I had two tickets for the Zip Line - you could do it on your own but its more exciting going with at least one more person. My daughter and I decided on a "girls" day out (both adrenaline junkies). The Game reserve is beautiful,...More

Thank jakrnc
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The zip line here is great, whether you choose the longer slower zip line or the shorter faster one. Views are incredible, and staff are awesome. Take your time as they say and see some of the game around the reserve, just enjoy the time.

Thank Emp-Charlemagne
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A great place with alot to do. The suspension bridge was a marvel with beautiful scenery. Great outing

Thank Tiisetso M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Spent the day there. Walked the swing bridge and visited the caves. Took game drive towards the lake too.

Thank George N
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We recently had our company conference at Lake Eland. The staff were incredible professional in all our dealings. From booking and the 100's of questions we had to the day we left. Nothing was to much bother!! The chalets on the lake are very comfortable...More

Thank Debbieholroyd
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Best experience of the Oribi Gorge. To really enjoy allow best part of a day to take in the scenery and to test your courage on the zip line and suspension bridge. Roads demand slow driving, but makes part of the fun. Make sure you...More

Thank CMJGoose
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Lake Eland is situated in the Natal mountains. It is a quiet reserve with only about 10 camping sights and a few lodges. You can take game drives and go see the eagle's nest outlook point. You can participate in ziplining and fishing in one...More

Thank Q9837XCmartin
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