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Askari Wilderness Conservation Programme

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Overview
Pidwa Wilderness Reserve, Gravelotte 0895 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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All reviews the reserve hard work life changing experience african bush amazing experience two months wonderful place makes you feel stayed longer wild animals learning experience exciting things feel at home food chain a lot of fun beautiful setting communal atmosphere
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This experience was one of the best in my life. If I could give an advice it would be to stay more than one month. There are too many activities we would like to do twice (bush walk…tracking…) and we don’t have time in one...More

Thank AlexandraR2387
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its difficult to summarise Askari and write something that hasn't already been written, but I will try! From arrival every member of staff I met were friendly and helpfiul, to Katie and Robbie in particular, they had my life in their hands and not once...More

Thank Clair M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay at Askari WCP was amazing! I learned a lot and had lots of fun. We had a very nice group; helped each other and bonded fast! Katie and Robbie combined their expertise with lots of fun. I think that’s very important during a...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’m so stoked that Baxta, one of my work collegues, got me signed up for this programme. 2 years ago I knew the trip was going to be amazing but it’s done that and more. All the staff have been super friendly and easy going...More

Thank DayTrip818564
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

"We loved our 4 weeks at Askari. Every day was an adventure and new animals were sighted every day. What we learnt while there is incredible, and far more rewarding than just being on holiday. It is fantastic to know that we have contributed in...More

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Description
Askari is set within the 25000 ha of Pidwa Wilderness reserve in the heart of South Africa. Volunteers live in a fantastic house accommodating up to 10 volunteers. There are two spacious rooms with shared, More dormitory-style sleeping arrangements and a double room available for couples. Rooms have their own bathrooms and the house has a lounge, dining room, office, kitchen and outside area with barbeque facilities. All linen and a laundry service is provided. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$59 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Askari Wilderness Conservation Programme South Africa/Gravelotte
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Gravelotte
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$59 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Askari Wilderness Conservation Programme South Africa/Gravelotte
Location
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Gravelotte
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Traveler (100)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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forbesnash123
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This is a fantastic way to learn about and see.wildlife. you can add on a.trip and explore some.if.the country
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"Only 1 bedroom with double bed, all others are shared with mosquito net provided and lots of storage space"
584clairm
3 weeks ago
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"Best house ever"
lounar2018
4 weeks ago
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"This is a volunteer program, with shared accommodation in a roomy house in a beautiful garden setting."
ClaireM876
Jun 15, 2016
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"Being a hardened Irish girl I was fairly confident they don't know the meaning of 'cold' in SA...."
Ellenelle
Oct 1, 2013
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