Elephant Plains Lodge

Elephant Plains Game Lodge is located on the dry Manyeleti riverbed, overlooking an open area with a watering hole. It is situated in the northern part of the world famous Sabi Sand Game Reserve, which forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park. This ensures personal service and attention to detail.  The lodge layout caters for the discerning traveller, offering different types of accommodation to cater for a variety of needs. Guests are able to choose between various rondavels, luxury suites and The Manyeleti, the romantic honeymoon suite. The main lodge houses the reception, dining areas, bar, lounge & wine cellar, as well as a small library and curio shop. Facilities include two swimming pools, the African Health Spa, a gym, conference room and games room.

South Africa Wildlife Tracker

Experienced trackers guide you through three of South Africa’s most famous game reserves - Kapama, Kruger & Sabi Sands Private Reserve - in a range of daily game drives and night safaris. More Info

Best of Southern Africa

This grand voyage puts the best of southern Africa at your fingertips. Witness thundering Victoria Falls, safari through the lush Okavango Delta, meet the Big Five in Kruger Park, and discover vibrant Cape Town. More Info

South Africa - Cape, Kruger & Winelands

This luxury bespoke safari weaves together South Africa's top experiences in world-renowned Sabi Sands Game Reserve, chic Cape Town and the stunning winelands. More Info

Big 5 of Land & Sea

Feel your heart race as you stare into the eyes of a ferocious lion and come face to face with great white sharks on this incredible land and sea animal adventure. More Info

SPECIAL: Cape & Kruger In Style

SPECIAL: Travel in 2017 and save $2,600 per couple. Subject to availability.
Enjoy a front row seat as the sunrise casts a golden hue across the endless savannah and the wild local residents begin their daily parade. More Info

Cape, Safari & Beach

Treat yourself to the voyage of a lifetime on this luxury South African safari and exotic Mozambique beach escape. More Info

Cape, Winelands, Kruger & Vic Falls

Dive with Great White sharks in Cape Town, track Big Five game animals in Kruger Park, sip your way through world-class winelands, fly in a helicopter over Cape Town, witness Victoria Falls and more on this once-in-a-lifetime South Africa tour. More Info

South Africa Exclusive

Safari through the wilds of Sabi Sands and the Kalahari desert in search of majestic black-maned lions, zebras & giraffes; taste your way through some of the most beautiful vineyards in the world; and enjoy an unforgettable helicopter ride over Cape Town. More Info

  • Elephant Plains Luxury SuiteElephant Plains Luxury Suite
Luxury Suite

Decorated in warm, earthy tones, the natural design and architectural flow of the glass-fronted luxury suites fall softly on the eye. These exclusive, open-plan suites each have a lounge, double bedroom, en-suite bathroom and a private viewing deck that offers spectacular views over the riverbed and open area. All suites feature air conditioning, overhead fans, fireplaces, mosquito nets, electronic safes, as well as mini bars and tea & coffee facilities.

  • Honeymoon SuiteHoneymoon Suite
Honeymoon Suite

The Manyeleti honeymoon suite provides honeymooners or guests that are just romantic at heart, with elegance, privacy and a stunning view. This glass fronted suite has all the regular luxuries and boasts a private splash pool and daybed, ideal for a mid-morning nap.is glass fronted suite has all the regular luxuries and also boasts a private splash pool and daybed, ideal for a mid-morning nap.

  • RondavelRondavel
Rondavel

The rondavels are set in the beautifully landscaped garden of the original family holiday camp and one can still feel the old bushveld charm upon entering. The rondavels have been renovated and redecorated to pay tribute to Oupa Dries and Ouma Anna Steyn, without whom Elephant Plains Game Lodge would not have existed. The rondavels have sundecks, en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning, overhead fans, mini bars, tea/coffee facilities, mosquito nets and electronic safes. While elegant and luxurious, the rondavels offer affordable game lodge accommodation.

  • Dining at Elephant PlainsDining at Elephant Plains
Dining at Elephant Plains

Mealtimes are sumptuous affairs, with a combination of international cuisine and South African specialities. Breakfast and lunch are enjoyed in the dining room or on the pool deck, overlooking the open area. Dinner is served around a log fire in the boma, whilst enjoying the mystical nocturnal sounds under the African sky.

  • Massage Massage
The African Health Spa

The African Health Spa offers a unique range of treatments to pamper you from head to toe.

  • Elephant Plains GymElephant Plains Gym
Fitness Centre

The Elephant Plains Gym is equipped with a treadmill, stationary bike, rowing machine, multi gym as well as free weights.

Swimming on site
Fitness Facilities
Spa Services onsite
National Geographic Traveler : 50 Tours of a Lifetime 2014 Travel + Leisure : World's Best Award 2014 Family National Geographic Traveler : 50 Tours of a Lifetime