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The Outpost

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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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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

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

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

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

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US$513 - US$2,021 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Smoking rooms available
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US$513 - US$2,021 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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natasha407
22 October 2017|
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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
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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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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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"Most of the rooms have magnificent views over the river, a few of the rooms have a bush view."
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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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