We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
2018-01-28 2018-01-29
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Outpost

    Makuleke Region, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2018-01-28 2018-01-29
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$1,737
    US$1,158
    SAVE US$579
    US$1,736
    US$1,737
    Traveller (207)
    Room & Suite (67)
    Dining (12)
    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good14%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “fever tree” (33 reviews)
    “luvuvhu river” (14 reviews)
    “bird guide” (4 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    4.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Jan 28Jan 29
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$1,158.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kruger National Park hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2392a512f83a4a5290779c20307cd653", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":301304,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109334257],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":1,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":1158,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2392a512f83a4a5290779c20307cd653","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":1737,"lowestMetaPrice":1158,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":1737,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":1737,"lowestMetaPrice":1158,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":1737,"hotelName":"The Outpost","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjIzOTJhNTEyZjgzYTRhNTI5MDc3OWMyMDMwN2NkNjUzIiwiQUlLIjoiMGI5NmFkYmNmNjhhNGQ4MGJjYWFjZDEyYzAxNGUxMDkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "28/01/2018", "checkOut": "29/01/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$1,158", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"76562961":"Hotwire","79023329":"OrbitzEWS","109334257":"HotelsCom2IB","79620776":"CheapTicketsEWS","54223639":"TravelocityEWS","34305703":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (288)
    There are newer reviews for The Outpost
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    21 - 25 of 249 reviews

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    The only thing that trumps the magnificent location was the staffs attention to detail. From the views to the food, I can not praise The Outpost enough for turning a special weekend away into an unforgettable weekend away.More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank warrena476
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 18 September 2017

    Thank you for this hugely complimentary review - I am delighted that your experience trumped your expectations. I generally respond to reviews at first light - it somehow sets the tone for the rest of the day. The tone for today has been set -...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017

    Great service, amazing food and magical atmosphere! We were enchanted by the views and scenery! Definitely an experience that every couple needs! We experienced the bush like never before, we would highly recommend going for a bush walk. Thank you for introducing a little piece...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank martinandleandek
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 16 September 2017

    A very concise, but all encompassing review - thank you. The Northern Kruger really is magical, and I am pleased you had the opportunity to experienced its unrivaled beauty. Thank you for being a part of The Outpost family, albeit for a short period of...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    This truly a unique and magical place to stay in South Africa. On arrival the views from the high location are simply stunning. The staff all came out to meet us and introduce themselves, drinks were offered and a well needed hot towel. We were...More

    Thank traciewatler
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 16 September 2017

    This review makes for very pleasant reading - thank you. You have managed to cover all that is important to us, but in particular, the feedback on our staff is most pleasing. The Outpost Lodge is all about making our guests feel special, and that...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    A luxury to be enjoyed and savoured Sleeeping almost outside in the safety of an elevated position with all shutters open and the sounds of the bush to wake you after a restful night's sleep Game drives included fabulous drinks and snacks while watching the...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank 76edwinal
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 16 September 2017

    Sleeping in an open space, in safety, and in the midst of wild Africa, is indeed a unique and special experience. Thank you for posting your review on Tripadvisor. Kind regards Mike

    Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

    This place is ideal for a private holiday. After we have been veing tired from work, resting here just made it gone away. The room with the amazing view I have even been. When we walked to the room we still can spot some small...More

    Thank Nichanant C
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 10 September 2017

    Thank you - your recommendation on tripadvisor is hugely appreciated. I am delighted that you had such a rewarding all round experience. Your complimentary comments about; Samual Japane, the delicious food, the attentive staff, and the view from the rooms, is appreciated. We do try...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$1,003 - US$1,961 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Priceline, South African Hotels, Cancelon and Agoda so you can book your The Outpost reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
    • Also Known As
    • The Outpost Hotel Kruger National Park
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (207)
    Room & Suite (67)
    Dining (12)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (125)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 13 hotels in Kruger National Park
    Punda Maria Restcamp
    182 reviews
    28.79 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Awelani Lodge & Eco-Tourism Park
    8 reviews
    23.00 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    natasha407
    22 October 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    donnakirkham
    27 April 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    ggg777
    25 December 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    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
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Rooms 7-12 (12 being the highest) have the best views at The Outpost but Pelspost has 4 newly renovated rooms..."
    Read review
    "Book the honeymoon suite."
    Read review
    "For the best views and most privacy rooms 9-12 offer the best views. 12 is the furthest but its worth the..."
    Read review
    "Room 11 has terrific views of the river"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing