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Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved everything they did for guests!! Flight from Johannesburg was easy because Federal Air will meet you with your name sign and take you to their lounge - take off, landing are so smooth. From Air strip to hotel, you will see wild animals already...More

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Thank Takami Y
Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded yesterday

Takami, thank you for the Tripadvisor post. At a stage rather inaccessible, however, no longer so. The Pafuri Airstrip is well utilized and allows for easy and stress free travel to and from the Northern Kruger. I am delighted that you were able to visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A big thank you to the whole Outpost team. We absolutely loved our stay with you. The Outpost was our first Safari ever. We had an amazing Guide, Donavin, and learnt so much from him. What we loved most is how naturally everything is kept...More

Thank LexiSt286
Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 1 week ago

Your Tripadvisor post is significant as you have managed encapsulate the very essence of our attitude and approach to wildlife conservation – thank you. Additionally, you refer to the care of the staff in all that they do. This is a lovely compliment, and one...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Were there this week again and will go back soon. Thank you Mike and your team for the exceptional good service. Special thanks to our guide, Donavin for outstanding guiding. He really went out of his way to make our visit to the Kruger unforgettable.

Thank Marius700727
Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 1 week ago

We loved hosting you - it is always a great pleasure engaging with return guests. I will certainly pass on your compliments to The Outpost team. Positive feedback on staff service is important to us - thank you. Kind regards Mike

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms at The Outpost is truly magnificent, offering you a view that is simply breathtaking and affords one the opportunity for a couch safari. I spend almost my entire stay on the comfortable day bed in our room, with my binoculars, magazines and some...More

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Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 3 weeks ago

Who needs to go on a game drive when you can view everything from the comfort of your room. I am absolutely delighted that you were able to spend such quality time in an area of the Kruger that is evidently very close to both...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

We stayed at the Outpost for 3 days and had an absolute amazing time! It was not our first safari - but definitely one of the best best! Our ranger Nick (the elephant whisperer) always made us feel save and showed us the BIG5. The...More

Thank Debi F
Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 20 March 2018

Feedback like this from seasoned travelers is always so reassuring - thank you. Maybe we should also call Nick the Leopard Whisperer, or possibly not! Thank you for your very kind words, particularly about the team. We all look forward to your next visit. Kind...More

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natasha407
22 October 2017|
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Response from SandyM053 | Reviewed this property |
All units offer the same views. Have stayed at Outpost on three occasions in different units (including no 12) privacy is guaranteed in all units with all having spectacular views
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donnakirkham
27 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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"We stayed in Number 12, but all the rooms offer spectacular views, as the rooms open up completely."
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"Room 11 & 12 best views"
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"Most of the rooms have magnificent views over the river, a few of the rooms have a bush view."
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"Rooms 7-12 (12 being the highest) have the best views at The Outpost but Pelspost has 4 newly renovated rooms..."
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