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    The Outpost

    Makuleke Region, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Never thought I would be given the opportunity to go on a South African safari. It was a great experience. Encounters with elephants, a leopard, zebras, buffalo, impala, elan, wart hogs, honey badgers, all sorts of birds are forever in my memory.More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 4 weeks ago

    I am delighted that your experience in the Pafuri area of the Kruger National Park was as rewarding as your review suggests. It is apparent that the game viewing was particularly special - great sightings of many birds and mammals. Thank you for taking the...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    The most amazingly restful and rejuvenating 4 day 'food for the soul' bush experience we have had in a long while. Everything about our stay, the friendly, attentive but unimposing staff, challenging but always rewarding game drives, soothing TLC provided by the spa team, deliciously...More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you - your review of your stay at The Outpost is as amazing as your experience with us suggests. Your comments about; the dining experience, spa treatments, and all round wilderness experience, are very pleasing, but particularly gratifying, is your feedback on the staff...More

    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    Everything was fantastic. The scenery, the diversity of the landscape, the service, very friendly and accommodating staff. Staff was fantastic with our young children. The game ranger considered and accommodated the children on every drive. They loved it!More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 5 July 2017

    Family holidays are always hugely memorable occasions - particularly when you have three generations together. Exposing children to the beauty of the wilderness and engendering a love for nature at a young age, will ensure conservation minded citizens for generations to come. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    I have been travelling the northern kruger for over a year now. If your looking for a fantastic break away, the outpost is the place to be. They have brilliant staff and knowledgeable rangers with unique landscapes for every nature lover. A truly unbelievable experience....More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 5 July 2017

    Thank you for this published review of your stay at The Outpost. I will pass on your compliments to the staff and field guides - feedback of this nature is always appreciated. I concur, the Northern Kruger is certainly an area of Southern Africa that...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    A colleague and myself spent a weekend at the outpost wile working up in the area. The outpost was an amazingly relaxing place. The staff are all friendly and helpful. No task seems to much. Your activitys are tailored to your requests. If you are...More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 30 June 2017

    Craig, thank you for this review. We enjoyed hosting you as much as you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass on your compliments to both the guides and the general staff - positive feedback is always appreciated. Kind regards Mike

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Spa
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    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 903 - USD 1,334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    donnakirkham
    28 April 2017|
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    Response from LaurenRitchieRare | Property representative |
    Dear Donna, I wouldn't be concerned about the cold. The weather in that part of the country is always quite a lot hotter in comparison. To ensure maximum comfort, there are hot water bottles placed inside the bed at... More
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    ggg777
    25 December 2016|
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    Response from Michael-theoutpost | Property representative |
    Good day, Travel time from Johannesburg is approximately 6.5 hours. You able to access The Outpost through Pafuri gate. We are situated in a malaria area, however we have had no reported cases. Self drives are only allowed... More
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    linodecarvalho
    31 October 2016|
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    Response from Michael-theoutpost | Property representative |
    Good day, we offer two game drives per day. One in the early morning and a further drive in the afternoon and into the evening. Sighting have been amazing. Including pangolin, Leopard kills as well as Lions. We have a large... More
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