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    The Outpost

    Makuleke Region, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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    Reviewed 26 September 2017

    Thank you to The Outpost team for a truly unforgettable sojourn! From the moment of our arrival to our heavyhearted goodbyes we were enveloped in the warmest and most attentive of hospitality. The rooms are slick with perfection and offer the fullest immersion in the...More

    Thank Angela C
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 29 September 2017

    Thank you - you identify the essence of The Outpost offering - warm and attentive hospitality. Our wonderful staff, mostly from the Makuleke community, take huge pride in the knowledge that they receive credit for their exceptional service - I will certainly share your comments...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    Everything from the food, to the rooms, to the views & service was absolutely amazing. The staff were very friendly & accommodating. We would also like to thank Gert Smit the game Ranger, for his friendliness, knowledge of the Bush and wild life, as well...More

    Thank Accounts A
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 29 September 2017

    Thank you for this wonderful review. It really is evident that you absorbed all that the Lodge and Northern Kruger have to offer. Your reference to; the food, the scenery, the views, the service, and your guide, confirms the above. Hopefully one day you will...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    As usual the combination of location, vistas, friendly and professional staff and spectacular landscapes never fail to impress! I truly can not wait to share The Outpost with yet another group of my guests.

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    Thank Marius-Swart
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 19 September 2017

    Marius, you know the lodge and the area better than most - thank you for this feedback. We too look forward to your next visit - your value add is substantial. Thank you and best wishes. Kind regards Mike

    Reviewed 18 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

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    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 19 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

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    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 17 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

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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$726 - US$1,697 (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
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
    • Also Known As
    • The Outpost Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Nearby Attractions
    Awelani Lodge & Eco-Tourism Park
    7 reviews
    23.00 km away
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    natasha407
    22 October 2017|
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    Response from Debridley R | Reviewed this property |
    There is no difference that I know of. Make sure you get one of the higher number rooms that overlook the water hole where the elephants are. It is up a long walk way but fine. The lower rooms only have a view of the bush... More
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    donnakirkham
    28 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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    "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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    "Book the honeymoon suite."
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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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