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Vaalwater, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We booked accommodation for 8 people for Fri-Sun as we were attending a wedding at a nearby venue. There was no lighter / matches to light the gas stove and we were obviously self catering, the only bedside light in my room had no globe...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We've stayed in many places around South Africa but never in a treehouse. This was really an adventure for the family. We arrived on a sweltering hot day, climbed the 42 steps up to the entrance and were welcomed by a magnificent sight. The pictures...More

Thank niviromi
Reviewed 14 November 2016

What a wonderful place. We stayed in the Luxury tent and enjoyed every minute of it. The place is both rustic and luxurious at the same time. It has been well thought out. We loved the peace, the privacy and the tranquility. We stayed four...More

Thank gstruik
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Gnu Ranch was a great stopover from Johannesburg to Botswana. Very friendly owners even if we interrupted the Springbok match they were watching. We appreciated the fact that they called us before we left home to check if we know the way and also our...More

Thank BlouBulJHB
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Stayed in the lux tent, and was lovely. Very secluded and a great option for a romantic break! Lovely shower on deck overlooking bush! Animals bit sparse, and we went on a game drive, didnt see much, and the game truck ran out of fuel...More

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South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
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Gnu Ranch Vaalwater, South Africa - Waterberg
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