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Reviewed 30 March 2017

This place is all about the wildlife experience. The hut we stayed in was very nice with a four poster bed covered by a mosquito net, very limited other facilities though. No fridge in the room to keep water or wine cold. The place is...More

1  Thank Boardie234
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 17 April 2017

Greetings, Boardie234 We, at Cheetah Plains, strive to ensure that our guests have the best possible taste of our African bush, so a review as comprehensive as this is much valued! Yes, our unique location may be superb for wildlife viewing but at the cost...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

I moved to Canada from Southern Africa 13 years ago and relish the opportunity to visit the African Bush. Cheetah Plains did not disappoint and I loved every minute there. What an experience to take a dip in the refreshing pool and dry off watching...More

1  Thank Maeverella
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 27 March 2017

Greetings, Maeverella! We are delighted that your visit to us was so rewarding! A truly special feature of living here in the African bush is that each day presents a new wonder and one never stops learning and discovering new things - I am so...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We will remember this trip forever!! Been to the Kruger Park before but here the quality of the guides & trackers was unbelievable - from the Big 5 through click beetles & termite mounds to seemingly every type of grass that grows there - so...More

1  Thank Newrone
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 20 March 2017

Greetings from the African Bush! It's so rewarding to hear a guest comment on the too-often overlooked 'small stuff' like beetles and grasses! Of course, seeing the Big 5 is an awesome experience but our Bush world is so much more than this, and for...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

I stayed at Cheetah Plains for 2 nights between Christmas & New Years with my husband. This was our third time to South Africa and as usual the African bush did not disappoint. After a rather interesting drive to the Sabi Sands area (I would...More

1  Thank Jacqui M
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 13 March 2017

Greetings Jacqui! Thank you for that comprehensive review and the information it contained that we can use to save our guests from unwanted interaction with the local insect-life! Indeed, I recall that period distinctly as the long-awaited, longed-for rains came, and accompanying it, the frogs,...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We have just finished a 5 night stay at the Cheetah plains - we could not if hope for anything better and has made this trip of a lifetime so special Thank you to all the staff of Cheetah Plains you are all fantastic. The...More

1  Thank John F
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for your review, John - there is nothing quite so affirming as a guest expressing such positive sentiment! I hope the trip created many special memories for you of our special corner of the world and that the magic of the bush has...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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MAShaening
4 August 2016|
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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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