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Mountain Zebra National Park

Cradock, South Africa
+27 48 881 2427
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Underrated Gem!!!

My visit to the Mountain Zebra National Park was great. This is one of the most underrated National... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leigh K
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
via mobile
Cosy cottage in unpretentious surrounds

We stayed here for a night in early July 2017. The park is small and very beautiful in that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Cradock, South Africa
+27 48 881 2427
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My visit to the Mountain Zebra National Park was great. This is one of the most underrated National Parks in South Africa with some very unique scenery. Good facilities and game made this a memorable visit.

Thank Leigh K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a night in early July 2017. The park is small and very beautiful in that special Karoo sort of way. We did not see much game (two kudu only) as we were not really looking and were en route between Johannesburg...More

1  Thank jsn_chiaro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If one the highlights of your stay in our wonderful Sanparks is to light a fire at sunset, have a sundowner and braai and to enjoy the early evening around the fire- stay away of the Mountain Zebra National Park. Friday 30 June 2017 (the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved visiting this park for two days. We camped at the rest camp and the facilities were great. The scenery in this park is just beautiful.

Thank Kimberley P
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

I took a solo 4x4 drive around the park. The road is good but better with a 4x4. The route is quite scenic with beautiful cliffs and mountains. I saw a lot of zebra close by, other animals were quite far in the distance. It's...More

Thank innocentiam673
Reviewed May 30, 2017

A great drive yourself safari/game drive. Great value day out. Lots to see. We saw black backed Jackles devouring a recent kill as well as cheetahs and lots of antelope/zebra. Lots of birds in the upper parts. Good roads throughout Very welcoming staff

1  Thank ROKNottingham
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Smallish park about 28 000hectares with lion, cheetah, black rhino and buffalo. this park is not really only about the animals but more about the mountainous terrain with spectacular scenery. accommodation is very need and clean providing everything one needs. staff at reception and in...More

2  Thank 128pieterr
Reviewed May 4, 2017

One of the best small parks of south africa. Beautiful views and landscapes. Absolutely reconmended.

1  Thank GerritOus
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

This was our 3rd visit to the park and it once again provided us with wonderful memories. We were first welcomed by very friendly and helpful staff at the Main Camp reception. Provided us with all the necessary information as well as more. Meisie, the...More

1  Thank ADBarr
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We stayed in a guesthouse which was super comfortable and we could even have our own braai while enjoying the sounds of night animals. The park is beautiful and we saw a lot of game. We ate several lunches at the Park restaurant. Good food...More

1  Thank Doris20151024
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October 9, 2016|
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Response from TouchLightly | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can but I dont think you can do the 4x4 trails - and they are really interesting. The road is tarred or fairly good dirt road most of the way.
September 28, 2016|
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Response from TouchLightly | Reviewed this property |
The road from the N9 to Craddock had a lot of roadworks - about 4 Stop Ry Go's but hopefully this wll be sorted by December. The roads in the park are tarred and good dirt roads - you dont need a 4x4 or an offroad. I did... More
john c
December 12, 2015|
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Response from Dougsut | Reviewed this property |
If you want to do an early morning game drive it seems you will have to stay in the park. Please check with sanparks for further assistance