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Poorly looked after

Interesting spot but the litter is appalling. Sadly a feature of the North West Towns we passed... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Marylou K
via mobile
Special Place that needs attention

The Eye of Kuruman is on all the "To Do"lists when visiting Kuruman. Sadly the spot has not been... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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18 Aug 2018
“Poorly looked after”
29 May 2018
“Special Place that needs attention”
Kuruman, South Africa
+27 53 712 1001
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A place worth to stop travelling through Kuruman. Water running through a fountain which supply the town with water in the early years and still supplying water.

Thank hannesmyburgh1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the reasons we visited was to the The eye. It looked deserted with no one there when we arrived . One guy arrived while we were trying to find out why the office was empty and if it was still open. What a...More

Thank PhilipP2095
Reviewed 11 September 2018

A wonderful place to visit, just a pity about the litter. This municipality is sitting on a tourism goldmine but just don't seem to care. For National Heritage sites steeped in history the upkeep from the municipality leaves a lot to be desired.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Unsafe area, unable to access viewing point. Totally overgrown and spoiled by litter. A waste of time

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting spot but the litter is appalling. Sadly a feature of the North West Towns we passed through. North and Western Cape much cleaner and well looked after. Up your game North West Province!

Thank Marylou K
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Not visible from the road, no signs - only by chance did we see something saying "Og". We looked closer and saw that the other "O" from "Oog" was missing. Boards warning "High Crime Area" prevented us from even stopping! Come on Kuruman - you...More

1  Thank TvHeerden
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The Eye of Kuruman is on all the "To Do"lists when visiting Kuruman. Sadly the spot has not been well maintained by the responsible authorities, especially the area to park and the entrance to the spot.

Thank Hasslefree2014
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Very good outing..nice to take kids there for an picnic-could use a clean up but staff very friendly

Thank dstokes2018
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Don't wast your time visiting to avoid being disappointed. The level of neglect is sickening as is the proliferation of prostitutes and drug users / pushers... Rather do yourself a favour and avoid it altogether...

3  Thank shanenefdt
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

It cost us R28 to get in, the water is absolutely clear and you can see the fish as clear as day. This is the largest natural spring in the Southern Hemisphere.

Thank jojobean1974
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23 July 2018|
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Response from jojobean1974 | Reviewed this property |
Nothing, you can collect water from there