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Olifants River Safaris Day Trips

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Farm Shiela, Phalaborwa 1390, South Africa
+27 82 889 4797
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Unforgettable experience!

We were very lucky to be on the boat with a very small group. During the 3 hour trip we've seen... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Yvette B
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Two words! TOURIST TRAP

Don't waste your money ! Expensive , the few animals you might see are terrified of the boat... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
rainbowtawas
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michigan
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Farm Shiela, Phalaborwa 1390, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We were very lucky to be on the boat with a very small group. During the 3 hour trip we've seen more animals than during the longer game drives we've had so far. I've never been so close to elephants, crocodiles and buffalos. An amazing...More

Thank Yvette B
Kylie H, Public Relations Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. It is always pleasure having guests that appreciate and enjoy what we have to offer. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your money ! Expensive , the few animals you might see are terrified of the boat ! Water is dirty and nasty ! Just go to The park , or a zoo!More

1  Thank rainbowtawas
Kylie H, Public Relations Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Rainbowtawas Thank you for your review, and for taking time to share your experience. We would however like to invite you back to Kambaku Olifants River Safaris for a complimentary boat cruise. It rarely, but sometimes does happen that the animals are not close...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

After a couple of days in Kruger we did the Olifants river cruise. 1058 rand for two people, including hotel pick up and drop off. The river itself was peaceful and made for a beautiful sunset, but for 3 hours we saw as many elephants...More

2  Thank fjmf1994
Kylie H, General Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear fjmf1994 Thank you for your review. It is unfortunate that you did not enjoy the Kruger Boat trip experience. We would like to invite you to visit us again. Regards

Reviewed 14 September 2017

I went the first time with a friend last week Wednesday. I have learned that every Wednesday is braai day and boy, it was our lucky day. I just love everything about the set-up. There, animals roam even freely than at the Kruger. We had...More

Thank nametsegangm
Kylie H, General Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review!! We look forward to seeing you again soon!!

Reviewed 9 September 2017

we did a Safari drive to Kruger with Kambaku River Safari. The friendly guide showed us some big animals (Elephants, buffalos, giraffes, zebras, wildebeest and some big birds) and knew a lot about their biology. It would be a help if the guide had his...More

Thank peripatus333
Kylie H, Public Relations Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear peropatus333 Thank you for your review and you suggestions, we take note. Hope to see you again soon Regards

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on the river and manged to spot giraffes, crocodiles, buffels and elefants. Amazing! The Elefants were of course the highlight of the tour. Unfortunately no hippos, nature is not a la carte. The Sefapane trip included snacks and sodas; which...More

Thank Niek W
Kylie H, Public Relations Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Niek W Thank you for your review. We appreciate you taking time to share your experience. Hope to see you again soon Regards

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I visited the lodge with my wife on a friday, extremely hungry and looking for an offbeat place to relax. I would not recommend the ribs to anyone, they were full of fat and chewy like chewing gum. My wife ordered the milkshake which was...More

Thank Mpho m
Kylie H, Guest Relations Manager at Olifants River Safaris Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mpho Thank you for your review. We noted your concerns and will make sure that your next experience with us is enjoyable. Regards

Reviewed 20 July 2017

My husband and I just enjoying going to Oliphants River to have lunch since their Tbone steak is the best that I have ever had in my life. We get to spot giraffes, elephants across the river. Be prepared to spend some time because they...More

Thank Natsayi C
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. Well worth a visit. Easy to find. Great value for money. Friendly people. Very informative. Wonderful scenery. A 9 out of 10.

Thank pam071061
Reviewed 14 February 2017

we regular visitors to Leons place , always good foord and service, Wednesday speacials include the boat sundowner trip , good family event to see some wild life . Guids have good knowledge on wildlife and birdlife

Thank mikeowen462
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