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Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

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  • Excellent64%
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The tents are beautiful and service was great, staff went out of their way to make us feel at home. Although it was very dry and damlevels low, it was still amazing sitting on the deck, watching the hippos.

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your review Colette. Holding thumbs for more rain this season to hopefully fill up the dam. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your time at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited with my young granddaughter (8yrs) , just a one night stay. We loved it , unfortunately it was a bit too cold for the outdoor shower , so we settled for lovely hot baths. Excellent service in the restaurant , very pretty setting....More

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your review Ginny. We are very happy to hear you had a lovely experience. It is definitely worth it to get up early to see the Meerkats emerge from their burrows. We hope to welcome you back in the near...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a awesome experience at Buffelsdrift! Piece and Tranquility, Cleanliness, Excellent Food and Service. We will definitely go back!! The views, the trips, the animals, the staff, the service, the tents. Our stay was absolutely fabulous

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your great review. It warms our hearts to hear guests enjoyed the full package Buffelsdrift has to offer. We hope to welcome you back in the near future for another memorable experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were professional, friendly, helpful. Luxury accomodation were 5 star rated Rangers were very intuitive Elephant feeding were extraodrinary and I would recommend it to anyone who is not affraid to be hugged :)

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are very happy to hear you had a great experience at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As usually Buffelsdrift impresses, what a wonderful stay will great service and great animal experiences. We will hopefully be back again soon. Thank you to everyone who makes Buffelsdrift aq true Gem in Oudshoorn.

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Response from Buffelsdrift, Manager at Buffelsdrift Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your review Raymond! It was great to welcome you back once again. We hope to see you again in the near future at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge.

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Room Tips
"Closest to the watering hole or in one of the tents on the edge of the lodge. More animals to see."
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"The rooms by the lake are the best"
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"All waterfront tents are beautiful, but the farther away from the main lodge the quieter your experience."
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"We were in tent 34. Last row but we had a good view of mountains and dam.Tents near the dam can be noisy as..."
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