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Mountain Zebra National Park

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Cradock, South Africa
+27 48 881 2427
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Wonderful wildlife & nature adventure

We stayed at the mountain cottage which was the one of the best parts of the adventure . You... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Cape Town Central, South Africa
via mobile
Top Notch

It is highly recommended everyone visits this Park at least once. Well worth it and the food was... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Charles B
Singapore, Singapore
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Cradock, South Africa
+27 48 881 2427
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the mountain cottage which was the one of the best parts of the adventure . You definitely need a 4x4 to get to the mountain cottage. It's a was interesting experience to view wildlife in this unique Karoo habitat. The ring mountain...More

Thank Schiess
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It is highly recommended everyone visits this Park at least once. Well worth it and the food was no 1. Well run and organized. Thanks to all staff

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This park is smaller then Addo but we came for the zebra's. Beautiful scenery here , take all possible routes the 1 up the mountain has no game but lovely views. Super relaxed drive most on dirt road. We saw all the advertised animals except...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you're looking for a peaceful holiday, this is it. We stayed in cottage no. 9. Beautiful views from the bedroom and stoep. Everything was clean but the place is in need of renovation. We viewed the new accommodation which looks great - particularly the...More

Thank Erna E
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The camping area is well situated, bathrooms are well kept. A lot of game was seen, and due to the fact that the facilities were not that overcrowded we enjoyed the serenity of the Karoo. Mountain lodges which have recently been completed promise to be...More

Thank derekf846
Reviewed 25 July 2017

What an amazing place - a small park established to preserve the last remaining herd of Cape Mountain Zebra. What a surprise to find the most amazing Game Drives, with knowledgeable passionate SANParks Guides. We did 2 game drives, including tracking Cheetah that have been...More

2  Thank Paul Z
Reviewed 12 July 2017 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 11 July 2017

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

4  Thank jsn_chiaro
Reviewed 30 June 2017

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

1  Thank KOBUSF
Reviewed 22 June 2017 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
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9 October 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.
28 September 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
12 December 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