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Cheetah Plains

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Barcelona
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stay only one night and enjoy a lot this place - great accommodation in the center of the reserve. Animals can access on the premises so you are really close to the nature:) Great food. In the price there are not included alcoholic drinks nor the fee entrance to the reserve. Staff is really friendly and during the game...

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CheetahPlainsGM, General Manager at Cheetah Plains, responded to this review

Thank for your useful and positive feedback. We have taken note of your comments. We hope you come to visit again - and stay longer this time!

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Cheetah Plaines for only two Days in 2014 but it was live changing. We had the time of our live and the 4 game drives, our guide, all the Staff and the Food have been amazing. I think on one day we will come back to you guys. Thank you for everything!

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It is clearly time you paid us another visit so that we can see if we can better that life-changing experience you enjoyed some time ago! We would welcome the challenge! Wild wishes Gary

Dilbeek, Belgium
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice setting for this lodge. Stayed only one night and that was too short, 2 or 3 nights would be better. The dinner was excellent, the rooms are fine too. Personnel was extremely helpful, especially the rangers. The game drives are clearly the main strength in this area. Morning as well as late afternoon game drive was very successful,...

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I quite agree - one night is definitely not enough to savour the experience! We hope you'll rectify this soon and visit us again! Thanks for the positive feedback. Wild wishes Gary

Adelaide Hills, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Cheetah Plains was an overall fantastic experience. Candice welcomed us to the lodge and each day ensured that everyone was happy and having a great time. The lodge is set in a beautiful natural location with a great outlook for watching animals passing by the lodge. The rooms are small but very clean and comfortable . The staff are all...

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Thanks so much for taking the time to give all that positive feedback - really appreciated, mate! Keep well and visit us again soon... Wild wishes Gary

Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stay at cheetah plains lodge for 5 days 4 nights and had an incredible time. My parents are pensioners and we're all vegetarian so i was worried about how they'd find it. Their every need was accommodated for and more, fabulous healthy means, with good variety and the lodge even made eggless desserts for my mum We arrived at...

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Wow! What a wonderful advertisement for spending time in the bush - I couldn't have put it better myself! You have have captured my feelings exactly. Visit us again soon! Wild wishes Gary ('Rockstar'!)

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We had a wonderful few days in Cheetah Plains. Andrew is the best guide ever, and clearly enjoys all the animals as much as we do. He is sensitive and thoughtful to both his guests and the animals. The lodge is beautiful, very much in keeping with the surroundings. The rooms are small but that really does not matter at...

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Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We stayed at Cheetah Plains for 4days and 3nights (23-26June). It was authentic and fantastic. The staff really took care of us. The Safari rides were excellent. We were able to see the big 5 during the short stay. I would go back in a heartbeat.

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Rheinberg, Germany
Reviewed 26 June 2016

During our 6 day Safari holidays in Sabi Sands we stayed at Cheetah Plains for 2 nights from June 10th - 12th 2016. The first impression while arriving was perfect and so it remained throughout the stay. The welcome was very warm and friendly and that goes for all the staff all the time. Our Chalet had a comfortable bed...

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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We ended our 3 week South African adventure with a stay at this wonderful bush lodge. The staff are wonderful and Gary the GM is a wealth of knowledge on the area and animals and joined us on one of our game drives and an excellent tour of two local villages with Sam who was very informative of life there....

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Shanghai
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Our family of four visited during Christmas 2015. What an amazing adventure. The staff was very welcoming and made our visit perfect. Our teenagers did not even complain about the 4am wake up call. The drives were absolutley stunning. Craig was a great guide. The sun downers were spectacular. The lodge was very nice and comfortable. It was a treat...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cheetah Plains is a small, authentic bush camp in the world renowned Sabi Sand Game Reserve, with 500 hectares of privately owned land & another 8000 hectares of additional traversing - you can be assured of exceptional game viewing - especially leopard and the rest of the "big 5". Cheetah Plains has only 8 traditionally thatched rooms - set amongst indigenous gardens - creating a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere.We focus on freshly produced meals in wonderful surroundings - complementing the friendly and attentive service from all at Cheetah Plains. We look forward to welcoming you to our special bush home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cheetah Plains

Address: Sabi Sand Game Reserve | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Mpumalanga, South Africa, Kruger National Park 1383, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: RM473 - RM6,300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Cheetah Plains South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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