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Reviewed 7 July 2017

A nice surprises with excellent service, nice and comfortable accommodation and great food. The people were very friendly and attentive. The room was initially cold and we would have appreciated a fire in the the room.

  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled as a couple
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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your experience on this platform. We appreciate your shared feedback and we are pleased that you had an awesome stay with us. Your concerns and suggestions have been shared with the property management and staff and they have ensured best efforts to enhance service quality.

We are wishing you all the best with your adventure plans and we hope to make your next visit a stunning success. Best wishes, Koney

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

We heard from friends about this place. they were there about 3 years ago. They told us it was just like a farm. We expected to see chickens running around , cows being milked, maybe an operational tractor or similar etc. - noting like that. The reason we went there was to entertain our grandson, who hasn't been on a farm before. Only pigs were to be seen and not even feeding times or anything. Would have loved to see the vegetable garden, but nobody invited us or even mentioned it. The food was very good, but really very expensive. The rooms looked good, but the floors are VERY cold - no proper rugs or at least a fireplace or electric blankets. No space to handle a small child changing nappies - had to go down on the clod floor. Shower exceptionally small. Had to ask for a baby bath even thought the staff saw the small child. No space to pack toiletries without reach for small ones - had to put toiletries in bedrooms cupboard. Outside light shining right into window - kept us from sleeping well - in other words the rooms was not dark enough - flimsy curtains. Breakfast was really good and staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. Will not go there again, except if a lot of changes are being made. O yes, and only mentioning your new lodge after us asking about it, was not good. We went there and found it very inviting. Would have loved to maybe have dinner there one night, but it was not offered.

  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled with family
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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

We would like to take this opportunity to apologise for the difficulties you have encountered at our property, we appreciate your feedback and it is sad to hear that our property has become a point of no return for you.
Your feedback has been shared with the property executives for possible solutions and to prevent related incidents from ever happening again.

If there is anything more you would like to add please feel free to share with us. We are wishing you all the pleasures in your future adventures. Kind regards, Koney

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

only 1 staff member in the main lodge to serve drinks, serve food etc. service not so good as other gondwana lodges. Overall not so bad, but not the same standard as the rest of the lodges.Make this a training lodge.

  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with family
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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you very much for taking your time to visit our properties. Each lodge offers a unique experience and we are glad that you had the opportunity to share such constructive feedback with us.
The property management appreciates your feedback and they are hoping to make your next visit a great one.

All the best and happy adventures ahead! Kind regards, Koney

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

It was an amazing experience! You are doing a great job. Staff friendly and helpful and outstanding facilities. So peaceful and quiet! Will definitely visit again in the very near future. Sooner than later!

  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with friends
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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

We are looking forward to seeing you again. Thank you so much for sharing your excellent words with us. We trust that fellow travellers will make use of your remarkable story to make their stay just as fun!

The housekeeping staff and property management are wishing you great times with your travel plans. Keep well and best wishes, Koney

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had a super stay at the Kalahari Farmhouse, the staff are super friendly, the food is excellent and the service very good. The surroundings are beautiful, quite unexpected to see beautiful large old trees and green area in the middle of the desert ! Truly a great stay !

  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled as a couple
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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for your great words. It is such a joy hearing from you and we are hoping to feel your presence once more.
Your compliments have been shared with the housekeeping staff and property management and they are wishing you the best of times in your future adventures. Lovely regards, Koney

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