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Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Situated between Mossel Bay and George, Botlierskop Private Game reserve offers a great diversity of wildlife with more that 26 different animal species and over 200 bird species. Botlierskop reserve is stretching over 4200 ha of mountains and grasslands. Overnight in luxury tented suites situated close to the river. Each of the 17 air-conditioned luxury-tented suites at Botlierskop is elegantly decorated in a romantic colonial theme with 4-poster beds draped with mosquito nets. The en-suite bathrooms are lavishly equipped with deep baths and an outdoor bush shower with stunning views. The Manor house on the reserve has 7 rooms with views over the plains and good game viewing opportunities. Some rooms has baths and showers some only showers. Activities offered includes, guided game drives, horse back safaris, bush walks and spa treatments. Game includes lions, elephants, buffalo's, rhino'giraffes, black impala, zebra and many more.
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George Airport17 mi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My Husband and I stayed here for three nights at the beginning of November and we had the most wonderful time ever. All of the staff were fantastic, all very friendly, smiley and helpful, they just could not do enough for you - in a...More

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Response from Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded 2 days ago

Good day Sue and Lane, Thank you for sharing your Fantastic Holiday Experience and for the wonderful comments and positive feedback. You have us speechless! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and also the game drives with your Superman, Mandela. Thanks again for your...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights and did 4 game drives - 2 early morning and 2 in the afternoon - all different and all interesting. We saw all the main animals at different times - and it was amazing. Our guide was Simba who was...More

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Response from Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded 4 days ago

Good Morning, Thank you for the wonderful comments and positive feedback. We are glad you had a Fabulous stay at the Manor House and are looking forward welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had 2 game drives, each in a different part of the reserve and we managed to see all the animal species that roam the land - giraffes, impalas, springboks, elephants, rhinos, lions and hippos - although the latter were only visible by eyes and...More

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Response from Botlierskop, Alison at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded 4 days ago

Good day, Thank you for your time sharing your Botlierskop Experience. WE are glad you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward welcoming your back for a longer stay. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 6 days ago

Incredible stay, and very surprising place just minutes from the garden route. This is a big hotel with diferent acomodation. They have a tent, a manor house, a "village" and some villas. I've been in the manor house, and it was perfect, because is just...More

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Response from Botlierskop, Manager at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded 4 days ago

Good Morning, Thank you for sharing your Botlierskop Experience and all the wonderful comments. We appreciate your time writing this 5 star review. Your feedback is very important to improve our service and facilities. Kind regards, Alison

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights as part of our holiday but for my wife's birthday and her wish to see Giraffes up close and free. Our arrival was as described and we were shown to the villas by one of the Rangers. The villa was luxurious...More

Thank Ken P
Response from Botlierskop, Marketing at Botlierskop Private Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

Good day, Thank you for your time writing this AMAZING review and sharing your Botlierskop Experience. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at our Luxurious Bush Villas, overlooking the waterhole and also your game drives and meals. Your feedback is very important to us...More

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24 September 2018|
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Response from Victoria A | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual is completely fine. You’re quite secluded from city life and everyone is aware of that, so it’s relaxed but smart enough to ensure you know you’re out!
30 October 2017|
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Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay ... Check in at 14:00 afternoon safari at 15:00 and night safari if you want to do this at 21:00 (summer times)Regards Botlierskop
17 October 2017|
Response from Botlierskop | Property representative |
Yes yes... their are hairdryers, minibar, air-con, electrical blankets (just in case it is chili) and coffee/tea facilities
Room Tips
"We only used one room, in the Manor House, which was excellent."
6 days ago
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"Gostei de ficar na manor house porque parece ser uma area nova, com um deck muito bom, e no final da tarde..."
1 week ago
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"Worth trying tents for at least a night"
2 weeks ago
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"We had 11. Very satisfied. Direkt in front of the room we had Rhinos and Giraffes"
3 weeks ago
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US$285 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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