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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

5.3 miles from Oudtshoorn centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Cango Caves Road | P.O.Box 268, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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    All reviews elephant feeding bush safari elephant experience outdoor shower elephant walk luxury tents water buffalo family tent the reserve watering hole restaurant staff electric blankets air conditioning bar fridge special experience overlooking the lake western cape rhino ranger dam
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We joined a bush safari as we were not staying at the lodge. The overall experience was excellent enhanced by a very good guide. The trip lasted 2 hours in a Land Rover with 6 guests in total. We saw white rhino, giraffe, zebra and...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We had a comfortable tent lodge bordering the lake. There were hippos in the lake and a number of animals wandering around the tents. You can go on a drive to see some of the animals, which are fairly limited, cape buffalo, a couple of...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We did not stay overnight at the lodge and cannot comment on that. But the morning Bush Safari was absolutely fantastic. We went out as part of a small group which was lovely. Our guide, Llewellyn, was very friendly and knowledgeable. We saw some beautiful...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Buffelsdrift is a wonderful place, we enjoyed every minute and could have stayed much longer. The perfect location at the waterhole, the luxurious but authentic tent, the delicious food, the animals on the compound and the nature noises at night time - I don't know...More

    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

    Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed the unique experience of staying in our luxury tents and that you have taken the time to enjoy some of the onsite activities we offer too. Thank you...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We had a pleasant stay at Buffelsdrift Lodge. The food in the restaurant is excellent but the accommodation is a little tired and is in need of refurbishment. The elephant experience is wonderful. The animals are well cared for and their keepers appear to take...More

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    Response from Buffelsdrift, General Manager at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience with us at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed the interactions with our gentle giants during stay and that our game drives have been a highlight for...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    Room/Suite (73)
    Hotel & Grounds (71)
    View from Room (44)
    Bathroom (27)
    Nearby Restaurants
    661 reviews
    4.87 miles away
    Buffelsdrift Game Lodge Restaurant
    646 reviews
    .01 miles away
    Bello Cibo Restaurant
    439 reviews
    4.86 miles away
    Beans About Coffee
    119 reviews
    4.88 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hi, we are booked to stay in September, can you please advise if towels are provided in the bathrooms? Thanks
    5 June 2015|
    Response from Sune L |
    Good day. There will be one big towel and one small towel provided for each person in a tent. Looking forward to having you here! Safe travels.
    Room Tips
    "Had a waterfront tent - got to sit and watch the hippos play!"
    Lpk1119, 13 days agoRead review
    "Beside the water is great ,but some people may be disturbed by the noise from the birds."
    jcjohnston43, 27 days agoRead review
    "Ask for a tent by the lake as close as possible to the reception building."
    mlx11, 1 month agoRead review
    "Tents close to the waterhole has the best views! The birds are noisy, but that's all part of the..."
    Hannetjie R, 1 month agoRead review
    "luxury waterfront are great , overlooking the dam"
    petra974, 3 months agoRead review
    "Take a lakeside hut for the views. Sunsets and hippos and elephants.............."
    Lynette194, 4 months agoRead review
    "Tents on Water/Lake are most sought after and furthest away from Main "set up""
    Glenn M, 6 months agoRead review
    "Rooms are all good and you can hear the animals as it should be in a reserve."
    Morris014, 7 months agoRead review
    "Only downfall is that the air conditioning is load at night."
    655erikap, 7 months agoRead review
    "Try for a lake front room as you get a deck to sit and watch the hippos from"
    Livia M, 8 months agoRead review
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