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Outlook Safaris

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Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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We went on a 7 night 8 day safari/tour with Outlook Travels which included 4 nights in Kruger at... read more

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RJG048
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We went on safari two years ago with Outlook, so we are return guests. This time we got close to... read more

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We have been operating safaris to the Kruger National Park since 1998 and specialize in this region of South Africa. All safaris are conducted by professional safari guides employed by ourselves. You will deal with us personally and safaris generally leave from the Outlook Lodge. Options vary from budget camping to luxury lodge safaris. At Outlook Safaris we are a tight knit group of people who are all in this business to make African Dreams come true on your Kruger Park Safari. Combined our management members have almost 80 years of experience in the Safari industry, thus you can be assured that your dreams are in very capable hands.
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“game drives” (37 reviews)
“skukuza camp” (17 reviews)
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Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We went on a 7 night 8 day safari/tour with Outlook Travels which included 4 nights in Kruger at Pretoriuskop, 1 night in Swaziland at Hlane, 2 nights in Hluhluwe at the River Lodge and 1 night at the Dolphin Coast . It was the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on safari two years ago with Outlook, so we are return guests. This time we got close to the Outlook crew. We got to have JoJo as our guide again—he’s the best and makes the Safari awesome! Our drives were fun and camp...More

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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

TravelFever, thank you for your feedback. We're delighted that you decided to return and that your second experience was a special one. JoJo, Rufus and the team in the Kruger do their best to create and warm and friendly environment at the camp and it's...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start.. because of all the time we have put in making sure we chose the perfect safari for our needs we had very big expectations arriving to the camp. E-v-e-r-y-t-h-i-n-g was perfectly planned: The choices of activity that we had, (if you have...More

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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Karine and Mimi, thank you so much for the fantastic feedback. It's encouraging to us as a team and makes what we do incredibly rewarding. I will pass on your compliments to Benji, Rob and Rufus as well - it's great that they were all...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner, a friend of ours, and I recently booked the extended Outlook Tour, exploring Krugar park, transferring to Swaziland, KZN, and ending with dipping our toes in the Indian Ocean before returning to J-burg. Our guides took great care of us on game drives....More

Thank Eileen M
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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Eileen, firstly, I would like to say thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. It's always a pleasure hearing about the highlights of our guests' stay with us and it seems that you made many exciting and wonderful memories on your Kruger,...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I booked a 5 days safari hoping to see some different zones sorrounding the Camp,but my game drives were always just near the Camp,the same roadster.As I was just one person they tried to change my sunset drive in a night drive,really unuseful,and then they...More

Thank fabrizio r
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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Fabrizio All our guests are important to us and please believe me when I say that we do not treat single travellers differently from groups. I regret that you got the impression that you were treated differently from the other guests and can guarantee...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The guides were very helpful, knowledgeable and trustful. We saw all the animals we have dreamed of: lions, chitas, leopards, and many more. The food and wine was god also the bungalow for sleeping. Exciting, relaxing and spiritual :-) Rita, NorwayMore

Thank Rita J
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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Rita J, thank you for the great feedback. It sounds like your game drives were outstanding - our guides are phenomenal and love sharing what they know with our guests. I'm also happy to hear that you enjoyed the meals and accommodations, and that your...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

We have had an awesome experience at Kruger Park with Outlook Safaris. The park is massive and it wasn't easy spot the animals, but thanks to Benji we've got our Big Five. I want to thank you too to their agent Lizinda, she helped us...More

Thank David S
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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

David S, thank you for reviewing your safari experience with us. I will convey your thanks to Benji, Lizinda and the rest of the team. We always appreciate hearing how we were able to make our guests' holiday a memorable and exciting experience, and that...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We spent three days camping at the Pretoriuskop Rest Camp. The staff were awesome, really friendly and informative - they took us on safaris, showed us around the camp and even ate and had drinks with us in the evening. Tents were great. They had...More

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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you for the great feedback. Creating a warm and friendly environment for our guests is something we do our best to accomplish, so it's fantastic to hear that you were able to experience that. We also appreciate your comments on the accommodations and the...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I want to get back every day! Staff was the best part: Ishmael gave an special treatment because I’m vegetarian and I wasn’t expexting it; guides were all incredible, JoJo, Benji, Rob.. i love them, it shows that they love what they do! They put...More

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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Fernanda, thank you for the great review. The staff and I truly appreciate your feedback on the service your received during your stay with us. Ishmael is a gem, as are JoJo, Benji and Rob when it comes to guiding, and I'm glad that they...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

We were on a budget for safari as they are so expensive in South Africa, particularly in Kruger National Park. We booked a 3 day safari (Sunday until Wednesday morning) with African Budget Safaris, which was an agent for Outlook Safaris. We arrived at Johannesburg...More

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OutlookGM, General Manager at Outlook Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Globe T, thank you for your feedback on not only your Outlook Safaris experience but also the transfers and your stay at Outlook Lodge O.R. Tambo. It's only because our guests take the time to review us that we are able to continually improve our...More

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Dylan D
15 May 2018|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
Big 5 (Rhino, Elephant, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo), jiraph, impala, kudu, hippo... Mind that you’re never not visiting a zoo. They are running free, and some drives you won’t be able to spot many of them..
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Sheba M
30 June 2017|
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Response from Ecumenist | Reviewed this property |
With Outlook you pay about $850 USD per person, which includes accommodation, meals, and transportation to/from Jo'burg as well as the daily wildlife drives. Check their website for details -- they are very good at... More
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Demmeri G
25 June 2017|
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Response from OutlookGM | Property representative |
Demmeri G, Thank you for your question. If you are traveling from Victoria Falls to do a safari in the Kruger, I would advise that you fly directly from Livingstone to Kruger Mpumalanga International airport and not via... More
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