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    The Outpost

    Makuleke Region, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    One word to describe The Outpost - Outstanding. From the time you arrive until you leave, your every expectation is exceeded. Upon arrival you are met by Mike and Sandy, who are friendly and professional. Dean, our ranger, was extremely knowledgeable and went out of...More

    1  Thank SandyM053
    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 27 May 2017

    Thank you for the very complimentary review of your stay at The Outpost. More importantly however, is that you celebrated your anniversary in style, and will always have very wonderful memories of the special occasion. As much as you enjoyed and appreciated the professionalism and...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    Having stayed in many lodges through South Africa and Botswana I wanted to expedience this northernmost section of Kruger. Difficult to reach but ever so worth it! This is a place with an almost spiritual quality. The scenery and views are over the top. Birders...More

    Thank Sarah H
    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 25 May 2017

    It is so rewarding for the lodge management and staff to receive a review of this nature - thank you. Not only do you refer to your lodge experience, but also to the beauty and wonderful wilderness offering of the Pafuri area - it is...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    I wish all my family and friends can go to Outpost as it is the most beautifull place. The view is amazing. It is a great drive to get there but worth it. Enjoyed the game drives to the Fever Trees - a post card...More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 22 May 2017

    Thank you for the very complimentary review of your stay at The Outpost. You are absolutely correct, your experience of both the beauty of the Northern Kruger Park and the Lodge is something that really needs to be experienced by more travelers. I, and The...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Beautiful part of the Kruger Park - The Outpost offers a special opportunity to explore the area with professional and friendly staff. The food is innovative, very tasty and well presented - so our compliments to the chef.More

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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 18 May 2017

    Thank you for this lovely review of your stay at The Outpost. So often the staff behind the scenes are the unsung heroes - I will certainly pass on your compliments to our staff, but in particular, our chef and her kitchen staff. Kind regards...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    Was a awesome start too our honeymoon. Staff were very welcoming and friendly. Guides were great. Definitely recommend the safari walks on offer as well. A different side to the safari we use too and would love to return again soon if only for the...More

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    Thank Chantelle P
    Response from TheOutpostLodge1, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 16 May 2017

    Thank you for this comprehensive review of your stay at The Outpost. Your comment regarding the attitude of the staff and guides, is especially very pleasing - thank you. The Outpost team look forward to your next visit to our lodge. Kind regards Mike

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$871 - US$1,141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Kruger National Park
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    • The Outpost Hotel Kruger National Park
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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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    ggg777
    25 December 2016|
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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1 | 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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    linodecarvalho
    31 October 2016|
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    Response from TheOutpostLodge1 | Property representative |
    Good day, we offer two game drives per day. One in the early morning and a further drive in the afternoon and into the evening. Sighting have been amazing. Including pangolin, Leopard kills as well as Lions. We have a large... More
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    "The higher your room number (1-12) the better view over the river you will have. Though a further walk from..."
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    "Any room will do"
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    "No 12 (but be prepared to walk)"
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    "Room 12 is the Honeymoon Suite at the very end of the walkway. Totally private. 2nd best is Room 7 which is..."
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