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Cheetah Plains

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Sabi Sand Game Reserve | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Mpumalanga, South Africa, Kruger National Park 1383, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 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.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 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... More 

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Evansville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

We had a wonderful 4 day stay at Cheetah Plains. The game drives were fantastic and we saw an amazing variety of game. The lodge was very comfortable, food was excellent, and they did a really good job adjusting to our dietary needs. Highly recommend

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Rexburg, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Everything I expected Africa to be and more! Never did I think I would see so many animals in one place! Our room was very clean the bed was comfortable! The food was a amazing along with the staff. Our guide Andrew work so we could see all the animals we wanted. Once in a life time experience for us,... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time being looked after by Gary and his team. Truly the best place to see leopard, we even got with Cubs both from leopard and hyena. The lodge is great, food awesome and the staff go the extra mile (josh and Mike make a great double act) A balance of professionalism and personability Can't speak highly... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

This lodge is apparently a bit older, but it certainly has its charm. We liked that it was rustic and genuine, and all the staff were very nice and helpful. The daily routine is early wake up, game drive for 3-4 hours with a break for coffee/tea and some snacks. Back in the lodge, we received brunch and then we... More 

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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 - complimenting the friendly and attentive service from all at Cheetah Plains. We look forward to welcoming you to our special bush home. ... more   less 

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Address: Sabi Sand Game Reserve | Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Mpumalanga, South Africa, Kruger National Park 1383, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: $570 - $1,285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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