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Kariega Game Reserve-Settlers Drift

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R343, Kenton-on-Sea 6169 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews settlers drift tented lodge luxury safari experience our honeymoon herd of elephants the main lodge nice wine glass shower infinity pool right place at the right time boat transfer lodge manager bush walk hot water bottles from start to finish log burner sundowner drinks
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Settlers Drift is one of the kind. A place you can just relax and feel at home for the few days. The staff go beyond any expectations, their customer service skills are exceptional and they can’t do enough for you. The food and drinks menu...More

Thank TownyIOM
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We searched and researched our first Game drive in SA and kept coming across Kariega ... bit above what we wanted to pay but WOW! Arrival; From the moment you are greeted as you arrive .. walk into the lodge reception with open fire pits...More

1  Thank Micheleelaine
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Amazing staff, accommodations, amenities. Great food. Some of the best game viewing in South Africa and we had the best guide, Chris! The lodge manager got up at 4:30 a.m. to make sure we had a hot coffee and a packed breakfast to take when...More

1  Thank Xaghra
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Although I arrived two and a half hours delayed I was made most welcome. On the drive in we came across buffalo much to the consternation of the driver who wasn’t from settlers The roll call of wildlife carried on throughout the four nights I...More

Thank alitravls
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed fo one night / 24hrs arrived at the gate in our transfer car and on the drive to the lodge we saw so many animals , we were greeted at the settlers by the manager who gave us a guided tour of settlers...More

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Description
Settlers Drift is a 5-star luxury tented lodge located in the Big 5 malaria-free Kariega Game Reserve. The lodge consists of 9 spacious tented suites, each with stunning views and secluded viewing decks. The More experience includes all meals, drinks, twice daily safari drives, river trips and guided walks. The modern and luxurious lodge has spacious decks, a pool, boma, shop, library and spa. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$1 145 - US$1 561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Kenton-on-Sea
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$1 145 - US$1 561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Kenton-on-Sea
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28 March 2018|
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Response from Kay W | Reviewed this property |
We did 2 nights, which was good. 3 good game drives, plus one totally amazing one, which could not be topped! No chance at all of seeing a leopard. Staff said they had not seen one for over a year.
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L R
20 March 2018|
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Response from Ed M | Reviewed this property |
each room has wifii as the does the common areas but its not real high speed, enough for posting a few pics for sure Leopards are very rare to see
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lauren1170
4 March 2017|
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Response from Bronwen d | Property representative |
Hi Lauren, Game drives in the early morning and late afternoon on the open vehicle mean that you need layers! Bring a warm jacket, hat, scarf and gloves. There are warm blankets and poncho's on the vehicle. You should also... More
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Room Tips
"There isn't a bad tent"
Xaghra
05 Jun 2018
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"All of the 9 rooms are wonderful"
alitravls
09 May 2018
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"They are all fabulous at Settler's Drift."
madamefifi99
09 Mar 2018
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"Ask for a lodge close to the Main lodge, unless you feel you need the exercise."
RodandCarol
03 Mar 2018
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