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Kalahari Trails

Twee Riverien, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa
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2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible14%
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“morning walk” (6 reviews)
“bird species” (2 reviews)
“hot water” (3 reviews)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Morning walk was a bit disappointing. Friendly guide, but was rather slow and not much for the R200 per person paid. Walked a bit in the veld and saw some trees and tracks on the dunes. I think a morning guided walk in Kgalagadi would...More

2  Thank Paul J
Response from Kalaharitrails, Owner at Kalahari TrailsResponded 14 May 2017

Dear Paul, I'm sorry you were disappointed but our morning walks are rather like a game drive in the Transfrontier Park. Sometimes you see a lot, sometimes not, it's dependent on the weather and especially the temperature the previous night. This walk is slow because...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

We were 4 adults and had booked the chalet for our two night stay. We booked two nights because I was particularly looking forward to the early morning walk with The Prof...Ha! guess what, she does not do the walks anymore. Maybe the website should...More

3  Thank traveloggers62
Response from Kalaharitrails, Owner at Kalahari TrailsResponded 8 March 2017

I am sorry you were disappointed in your stay here. Owing to health reasons, I have been unable to do the walks for 3 years now, I am just too old at 77 to manage them any more but Jaco Reichert is a qualified and...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Clean and well equipped rooms with shared facilities in large house. Secure parking and friendly, helpful staff. Nice braai facilities. A guided early morning walk to read the "Kalahari newspaper" is a must !!

Thank henkt509
Response from Kalaharitrails, Owner at Kalahari TrailsResponded 4 January 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review Henk. It was a pleasure to have you here and both Jaco and I wish you all the very best for 2017. Anne

Reviewed 17 August 2016

We booked the cottage for 4 nights which was a great decision. It has its own little water point very close by so we were able to view numerous bird species as well as gemsbok, springbok and other small mammals. We thoroughly enjoyed our walk...More

Thank Wendy G
Response from Kalaharitrails, Owner at Kalahari TrailsResponded 19 August 2016

Thanks so much for your kind words Wendy. Its great to know that there are people who really appreciate what we are trying to do here - to give people a Kalahari experience that they will find nowhere else. Thanks again, Anne

Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

THIS IS WHAT WE READ ONLINE: "Highly recommended by Lonely Planet, Kalahari Trails Meerkat Sanctuary is a 3 500ha private reserve situated 35km south of Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. The setting is a nature-lover’s paradise. Given over exclusively to game, it offers a wide range of...More

2  Thank Jennifer-Sannieshof
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Kitchenette
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  • 14
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  • South Africa >
  • Northern Cape >
  • Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
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