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    The Outpost

    Makuleke Region, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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    Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

    If you looking for incredible scenery, great food, friendly guides, this is the place. Game viewing should not be a priority, but it makes up for this in all other ways. It was a special place. Room views to die for ( quite a long...More

    Thank Scott G
    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 12 May 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at The Outpost. The management and staff always appreciate feedback of this nature. We also think it is a special place. Kind regards, Mike

    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    A very nice lodge with huge potential and a different wildlife experience. Don't expect to see big cats however as the area is not ideal for that as yet. Staff are great and rangers are very enthusiastic and helpful. Rooms offer something different with exceptional...More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 7 May 2017

    Thank you for your very comprehensive and constructive review of your stay at The Outpost Lodge. Feedback of this nature will ensure that our guest offering will continue to improve in areas of need. Regards Mike

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    What a fantastic place ... We felt the warmness from the staff at our arrival,and after our yourney from Cape Town ( 2462kilometres in 2 days)...this felt like heaven, and heaven it was for the duration of our 2 day stay.

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 7 May 2017

    Thank you - your review is hugely appreciated, and I am delighted your experience was as fulfilling as it was. Kind regards Mike

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    My husband and I stayed here for three nights and each night we got a different card on our bed at turndown (welcome, goodnight, and goodbye) and just like that our magical getaway had come to a close. Right from when we walked in and...More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 7 May 2017

    Thank you for this very comprehensive review of your stay at The Outpost Lodge. I am delighted that you describe your experience as magical - beautiful views, attentive staff, and particularly your reference to the beauty of the Makuleke region of the KNP. Kind regards...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    The Out Post is a destination that every seasoned traveler should experience at least once. The food, the accommodation, the room and the hospitality were exceptional. There is unfortunately not much game in the northern part of the Kruger national park, but the game drives...More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 27 April 2017

    Thank you, your complimentary review is hugely appreciated. We thoroughly look forward to hosting you on your next visit to The Outpost. Regards Mike

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    About
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    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$1,108 (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
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    • Location
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    • Kruger National Park
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    • The Outpost Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Traveller (205)
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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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    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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    "For the best views and most privacy rooms 9-12 offer the best views. 12 is the furthest but its worth the..."
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    "Room 11 has terrific views of the river"
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    "All those suites with a view are incredible"
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