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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My husband and I recently spent four nights at Cheetah Plains on our travel agents recommendation. As noted in previous reviews, the rooms are small and not luxurious, but we loved how our accommodation fitted into the landscape. Our game drives with Ralph were sensational....More

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Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 2 October 2017

Greetings from Cheetah Plains! Thank you for your lovely review - I am delighted that your stay with us was enjoyable and fulfilling. I am particularly pleased that you mentioned the Village Trip with Sam as we try to make this experience authentic and real,...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We got a transfer to cheetah plains from heodspruit, worth doing as the roads are challenging if you are not used to it. You need a high ground clearance vehicle to get there. The people who run the place are friendly and our guides were...More

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Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 18 September 2017

Greetings, Paul K Thank you for your positive review of our 'magical place'! We are so pleased when our visitors acquire a true appreciation of our African bush; hopefully that means you have caught the 'infection' and will return sometime in the future! Wild wishes...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We arrived on the 14th August and sadly left on the 18th August. I've written a short and bloody long review! Read which ever one you like! The short review is this - Cheetah Plains did not disappoint and we highly recommend this place. The...More

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Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 4 September 2017

Wild greetings, FitForLife67! Wow! What a wonderful review! Thank you for making the effort to compose such a comprehensive review as this is most informative and useful for prospective visitors to Cheetah Plains. Your words provoked huge smiles from our staff as there is nothing...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our four days at Cheetah Plains were very special. The ambience of the small camp is peaceful. The chalets blend into the landscape unobtrusively, with wonderful sightings possible only a few meters from one's doorstep. The lodge and camp are clean, welcoming, and well-maintained. The...More

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Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 4 September 2017

Cheetah Plains greetings, Eileen! Thank you for taking the time to pen this positive review - your compliments are most welcome and serve as affirmation that we are fulfilling our mission here at Cheetah Plains! Yes, we are incredibly fortunate in our special location as...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We arrived at Cheetah Plains after a luxurious, 5 star resort with pools and fountains. This is an older camp, I think one of the original safari resorts. Lots of character. I LOVED that we got such different experiences on our Kruger trip. Outlook Safari...More

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Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 23 August 2017

Greetings, JoeGayle77 Thank you for your positive review! We are so pleased that you appreciated the charm of our authentic 'bush camp' with all its various inhabitants - both human and animal! We have been enjoying plenty of entertainment provided by hippos and elephants at...More

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lisa I
10 July 2017|
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Response from alisaw104 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I think we kept our water in a fridge.
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GHUP
4 October 2016|
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Response from CheetahPlainsGM | Property representative |
We offer a comprehensive range of alcoholic drinks, including both spirits and a well-chosen range of South African wines. From January 2017, drinks will be included in the rate so a price-list will be superfluous.
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Yes. There is free wifi connection for guests use.
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"I think all the rooms would have been great"
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"Avoid room 7, sewerage pit is just outside the room and the smell often drifts towards you when sitting..."
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"Rooms are all similar."
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"All rooms are great , they also have a family cottage"
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