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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Cheetah plains is located in the most fantastic area, with a beautiful setting, lovely bush sounds at night and nice view of the hippo's. Sadly it seems that the lodge is fully riding on the fantastic game viewing opportunities and great setting and feel that...More

2  Thank UBee40
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you for visiting Cheetah Plains and taking the time to write your review - we take all comments and feedback seriously, and will therefore be attending to each of your comments with the seriousness they deserve. We would have much preferred for each of...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

I brought a group of 12 to Cheetah Plains. Cheetah Plains is located within the Sabi Sands area outside of Kruger. I had very high expectations due to their association with Jan and Jaci van Heteren of jaci's lodges in Madikwe. While this staff was...More

Thank buddy4344
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 19 June 2017

Good day, Buddy4344 Thank you for taking the time to submit this comprehensive review. I am pleased to hear we met your exacting standards - which counts a lot coming from an experienced safari-goer such as yourself! We certainly make every effort to meet the...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Stayed one night and wished I had more nights. heard leopard and lions at night, had a room near the water so could hear the hippos outside munching away. Where else in the world can you have this amazing experience. Candace was there to greet...More

1  Thank UMANGGOSSAIN
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 19 June 2017

Greetings Umanggossain I am delighted your brief visit with us was so memorable - you were indeed fortunate to have seen so much in such a short time! Yes, the hippos are still in residence and greet us daily with their inimitable snorts and 'chuckles',...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

This was our first stop in a 3 week safari trip. this camp is great and the hosts are wonderful. couldn't have asked for a better game viewing experience. Nighttime dinners around the campfire were lovely.More

Thank trippingcalifornia
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 5 June 2017

Greetings from the bush! Thank you for your positive review - really good to hear that you enjoyed your first stop on your journey. Hopefully, Cheetah Plains set the tone for the remainder of your trip! If not, you know where you need to return......More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Well, for my 60th birthday, I wanted to do something special and a trip to Africa for a safari fit the bill. A story here: back in January 2017, I got hooked on a program about wildlife in Africa on one of the major animal...More

1  Thank mzed12007
Response from CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah PlainsResponded 5 June 2017

Greetings from the Sabi Sand Reserve! Wow! What a wonderfully informative and comprehensive review - thank you so much for taking the time to submit this. This would not only be extremely useful for future guests but is also of significant worth to us here...More

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lisa I
11 July 2017|
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Response from alisaw104 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I think we kept our water in a fridge.
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GHUP
4 October 2016|
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Response from CheetahPlainsGM | Property representative |
We offer a comprehensive range of alcoholic drinks, including both spirits and a well-chosen range of South African wines. From January 2017, drinks will be included in the rate so a price-list will be superfluous.
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Yes. There is free wifi connection for guests use.
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"I think all the rooms would have been great"
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"Avoid room 7, sewerage pit is just outside the room and the smell often drifts towards you when sitting..."
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"Rooms are all similar."
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"All rooms are great , they also have a family cottage"
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