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Lalibela Game Reserve

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This private game reserve's location in the Eastern Cape means it is not only malaria free, but spans 5 ecosystems, resulting in a breath-taking diversity of flora and fauna. Lalibela has 3 lodges, all offering decor that is infused with the essence of Africa, as well as warm and friendly service and unforgettable game viewing.
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Babysitting
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Great View
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Full view
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Port Elizabeth Airport81 km
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Had a hectic but fantastic couple of days at Lalibela. The staff took good care of us from the off. The game drives were varied and we saw lots of game, the highlight being the cheetah. The food was fine, though did miss decent coffee. Accommodation beautiful. Lasting memories
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Had a great time with my 17 years old son.staff are very friendly and take care of evert wish.saw many animals from 5 feet away...rooms are extremely nice.food in included with drinks.was perfect.you have camp for families...camp for couples..yoi get almost private tour in open j
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We spent three nights in the Lalibela Lentaba Safari Lodge (classic room). It was fantastic. The room was utterly luxurious with excellent facilities and a view over the valley down to the watering hole.

A short walk away there was the communal area where meals were served. All
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From the moment we arrived we were treated amazingly. Welcoming drinks to warm clothes to wipe our hands. Service was outstanding . All meals were incredible. Service throughout was outstanding. We felt we had a private butler. Without asking we were brought drinks at the pool .
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We enjoyed the time at the lodge but there were a few things that we suggest improvements.We loved the room ,the bed, the bedding .it was of good quality and confortable.we also loved the bathroom and The amenities .A Nespresso machine ,bathrobes and slippers would have been most
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Omg was just looking to book this lodge but definitely WILL NOT based on this!!!!!
Too bad management or staff doesn't respond. Is it possible they didn't see the promised Big 5 because you are having them shot by trophy hunters? That alone is sickening but to know you are allowing an endangered rhino to be hunted, is criminal.
Hi Jill B Yes, I was extremely upset and disappointed to hear of Lalibela's owner's intentions to trophy hunt "Kratos" the male white rhino. I was glad that he was stopped by court interdict but it left me feeling that the owner's eco intentions did not match his actions.
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When you saw the Big 5, did the staff tell you they are in the business of selling a rhino to a trophy hunter so he can have it's head on a wall? They claim to be eco-friendly, so very curious if they admitted to killing endangered animals and allowing it for the right price.
Supposed to be a place to see animals not kill them. I will recommend nobody ever stay at this disgusting lodge.
I'm wondering what price you put on a white rhino's head. If you're getting into the trophy hunting business, have the decency to stop misleading potential guests by stating you are eco-friendly. I hope to see your business fail in the very near future. How small an area will the lions be in for the canned hunt? I'm sure the trophy hunters who don't like to actually "hunt" will be interested in the answer.
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"Lalibela has 3 lodges and can highly recommend staying at Lentaba Lodge."
"I would say all the lodges have great views we were in lodges 1 and 2"
"The rooms were flawless."
"All the rooms are first class."
"For familys they have got one special family unit at Marks camp"
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PRICE RANGE
US$756 - US$1 019 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
lalibela game reserve hotel eastern cape
LOCATION
South AfricaEastern CapeDriekoppen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
45
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