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    The Outpost

    Makuleke Region, Kruger National Park 2146, South Africa
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 245 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    You really must experience this camp with its individual chalets that consider privacy and luxury - with no TV or cell phone reception. It's an escape from the rat race. The guides are knowledgeable and friendly and are always ready to top up your gin...More

    Thank PatrickOBr
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was our first visit to The Outpost and Pels Post and will definitely not be our last. From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, you are spoilt beyond words. The staff are absolutely awesome with a huge shout out to Barbara,...More

    1  Thank JacksonGladys
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for identifying the specific staff members who offered exemplary service. At a lodge such as ours, often the unsung hero's go unnoticed. The Makuleke People are charming, caring, and have a work ethic second to none. They are proud custodians of the Makuleke...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed at Pel’s Post which is simply out of this world. The views are incredible, the service outstanding and the lodge itself magnificent. The rooms/spaces are so beautiful too. Cannot wait to return!

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    1  Thank Hayley F
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Hayley, Spending time at Pel's Post is indeed a very special experience. I am delighted that you appreciated all that the Lodge has to offer. Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us. Kind regards Mike

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Perfect first stay in Kruger Park, beautifull game drives and the food was very, very good. Services and all personel was perfect. We will recomend this stay to our Friends at home. Weather during our stay was extreme, 42 Celsius when arrived and within 12...More

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    Thank josephandtonnyu
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 3 weeks ago

    A lovely review of your stay at The Outpost - thank you. Unfortunately many people don't know about this hidden gem in the far North of the Kruger National Park, hence, you recommending The Outpost to your friends is appreciated. Beautiful game drives, great food...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    I could write and essay about this lodge, it is just fantastic! The scenery, the lodge, the staff, the food, the comfort and luxury and rawness of the rooms which offer a unique open to the environment feel. It was beyond my expectations! If you...More

    Thank CandyMckibbin
    Response from Michael-theoutpost, General Manager at The OutpostResponded 5 weeks ago

    Candice, you have managed to encapsulate, in such a wonderful way, all that Pel's Post and the Northern Kruger have to offer, and in less than an essay. Thank you and regards, Mike

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 747 - US$ 1,748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
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    • The Outpost Hotel Kruger National Park
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    Nearby Attractions
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    23.00 km away
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    natasha407
    22 October 2017|
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    Response from Debridley R | Reviewed this property |
    There is no difference that I know of. Make sure you get one of the higher number rooms that overlook the water hole where the elephants are. It is up a long walk way but fine. The lower rooms only have a view of the bush... More
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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 Michael-theoutpost | 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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    "Rooms 7-12 (12 being the highest) have the best views at The Outpost but Pelspost has 4 newly renovated rooms..."
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    "Book the honeymoon suite."
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    "For the best views and most privacy rooms 9-12 offer the best views. 12 is the furthest but its worth the..."
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    "Room 11 has terrific views of the river"
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