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The Eye of Kuruman

Kuruman, South Africa
+27 53 712 1001
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Lost little wonder!

Sadly we did not get further than to look through the fence at this Natural Wonder! The area is... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Shelley L
,
Winterton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Avoid stopping in Kuruman

Make sure your cars are locked and windows closed and do not leave your car with valuables in... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
998pamela
,
Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good16%
  • Average31%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible28%
8 Jun 2017
“Lost little wonder!”
6 Dec 2016
“Fascinating but needs a revamp”
LOCATION
Kuruman, South Africa
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+27 53 712 1001
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Sadly we did not get further than to look through the fence at this Natural Wonder! The area is run down and full of litter and vagrants and we feared for our safety. What an opportunity the Municipality is missing!

1  Thank Shelley L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Make sure your cars are locked and windows closed and do not leave your car with valuables in sight. In fact do not stop and just drive straight through. We had a police escort out of town as we were targeted by criminals trying to...More

1  Thank 998pamela
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

A southern hemisphere 1st place holder has been neglected and mismanaged into utter tragedy. How this can be allowed to happen escapes ones understanding. Had to pay R14 per person to enter, which is not much, but was not provided with any type of receipt....More

1  Thank SuzvanLog
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I am sad to say that all the reviews are true. I was looking forward to see this attraction, but we did not even go in ... Looked pretty enough, but neglected and unwelcoming.

2  Thank BibiSouthAfrica
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We were looking forward to visit the attraction but were disappointed when we got there. We had to pay to enter and the person at the gate was not helpful at all. We had to do our own research. The water was clear though and...More

2  Thank DayaFamily
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Do not even bother to go here. Its unkempt. Full of litter. Too many people loitering around. Look at it through the fencing if you really want to see it, but otherwise, move on and continue your travels. Unless of course, you have some scientific,...More

2  Thank Wolery
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The eye is a fascinating place to visit especially if you like anything to do with fish. Angling isn't permitted of course but the fish can be easily seen and even fed by hand. The venue would really benefit from someone giving it an injection...More

2  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

On our visit visit ever to Kuruman, we were looking forward to visiting the Kuruman Eye. Well, I have never experienced anything more disappointing attraction in my lifetime. The park area was filthy, unkempt, dangerous for walking due to holes and rising brickwork as well...More

2  Thank Aubrey C
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Spent the day relaxing around the swimming pool. Was a hot 34 degrees. Good sunshine. Good facilities. Had some fun in the sun !

Thank ruizr8780
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Worthwhile visiting but don't expect too much. Somewhat run down. The municipality could do a lot more to restore the sight to attract visitors

Thank cpvdm
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