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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful and peaceful guesthouse close to the gate of Kruger Park. The hosts do just everything and more to let you have the best time possible. Extremely friendly staff. Even though it was not to easy to find activities for a single traveller...More

Thank wltsbrg
Response from Paolo C, Proprietario at Kaia Tani GuesthouseResponded 28 December 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We like challenges also when our job isn't easy! We are very happy that you enjoyed. Warm Regards Paolo

Reviewed 2 December 2017

We stayed for three nights and rented two rooms. We were traveling with our two boys (6 and 3 years old). The boys loved the African ambiance. It is extremely close to Kruger National Park. The owners were very helpful in helping us plan our...More

Thank isrodriguez
Response from Paolo C, Proprietario at Kaia Tani GuesthouseResponded 3 December 2017

Thank you so much. We are happy when you are happy! :-)

Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a very lovely establishment with a tranquil atmosphere and dedicated staff, Donald is a keeper. We traveled in and out the Kruger National Park daily and what a breeze to come "home" to Kaia Tani after a very long and eventful day. The...More

Thank Denise P
Response from Paolo C, Proprietario at Kaia Tani GuesthouseResponded 26 October 2017

Hello Denise. Thank you for nice review but you know why you paid a different price. I showed it to you: you booked only for you but you come with another person. there is different price from 1 single to 1 couple. Thank you Denise....More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stayed in February 2017, just 2 nights. I wish we stayed longer. The place has a charming African atmosphere, and it is only 3 minutes drive from Palaborwa gate. Owners are very kind and helpful. To return certainly

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Thank francescoalbert
Response from Paolo C, Proprietario at Kaia Tani GuesthouseResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much Francesco. So... see you next time! :-)

Reviewed 19 August 2017

We unfortunately only stayed one night at Kaia Tani as we knew we would not get to the Phalaborwa gate at Kruger Narional Park from Johannesburg by sunset. We arrived at about 7 pm and they weren't serving dinner that late, so we had to...More

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Response from Paolo C, Proprietario at Kaia Tani GuesthouseResponded 24 August 2017

Hi Gerri. We are very happy when we can read review like yours. Thank you so much Paolo

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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$106 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$106 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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