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Pumba Private Game Reserve

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great time we had a Pumba. Our lodge was amazing, all of the staff were amazing, the safaris were amazing. I can not recommend Pumba highly enough We spent two nights on the reserve and saw elephants, giraffes, lions, cheetahs, tortoises, our ranger...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Pumba is excellent in every way, staff location food lodges safari animals . We had an exciting relaxing gormet filled vacation Brian our ranger was really nice professional knowledgable guy and we saw 4 of the big 5!and much more

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Trying to rate and give a review on Pumba is difficult as I'm really struggling to pick fault with the whole experience. I suppose being woken by a hippo call at 04.00 could be a negative as we don't get that in the UK very...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Everything from game drives, food, accommodation was perfect. We came to see White Lions and saw them all and the other animals were just as thrilling to see. So good we have already booked for next year.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent 3 nights at Pumba, from the moment we arrived till the time we left the reserve we recieved 5 star treatment. Staff were all excellent , professional friendly and always there when you needed them. Accomedation was superb Cotten bed linen, outside shower...More

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Description
Awake to the sounds of the African bush veld as the sun makes its appearance on the horizon bringing with it the prospect of another perfect day. Eco friendly Pumba, a proud member of the Green Leaf Conservation More Initiative, is set in the malaria-free Eastern Cape and provides an intimate African safari experience never to be forgotten. Water Lodge offers waterfront chalets overlooking Lake Cariega while Bush Lodge is set on a floodplain with scenic mountain views offering luxury thatch and glass chalets. All Chalets open onto private game viewing decks boasting plunge pools and outdoor showers. The indulgent bathrooms offer free-standing tubs and double basins, and each room is fitted with an earthenware fireplace. Whether dining indoors or under the starlit sky, meals at Pumba are simply sublime. Pumba has recently been recognised by Somak Holidays as one of the Top 5 Safari Destinations in Africa. So, what are you waiting for? Come and see for yourself. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Beachfront
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
23
Price range
US$666 - US$1 594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pumba Private Game Reserve Hotel Port Elizabeth
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$666 - US$1 594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pumba Private Game Reserve Hotel Port Elizabeth
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
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Room & Suite (241)
Dining (51)
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Jonnyk8
20 November 2018|
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Response from PEHotelGroup | Property representative |
That is correct - the packages at Pumba Private Game Reserve is all inclusive (at both Water Lodge and Bush Lodge). The only charge is for our premium wines and liquors.
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pauloverde
7 November 2018|
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Response from PEHotelGroup | Property representative |
All of the above is true - in December we get really hot weather, but the mornings and evenings does tend to get chilly. Most people wear shorts and take a fleece with on the game drives. There are also ponchos available on... More
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Pneguin
21 October 2018|
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Response from Jayne M | Reviewed this property |
There are binoculars in your lodge to view from your lodge while your in there , but should be taken out of your lodge. But the ranger has binoculars you can use while on the drive.
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"Ask for the room with the best view, possibly No 12"
andysG5432NO
2 weeks ago
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"Water lodges seem quieter than Bush lodges."
antano2013
3 weeks ago
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"Lodge A - great views over looking the water hole in bush lodge"
P8290LQcharlotteh
4 weeks ago
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"Bush Lodge has more animals to view from room, Water Lodge has lovely lake views."
DE_and_KB
4 weeks ago
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