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Mountain Zebra National Park

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Cradock, South Africa
+27 48 881 2427
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Hidden Wildlife Paradise

One of the smaller and newer National Parks but one of the best run and maintained. Reception was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
halcyonbp
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George, South Africa
Touring the Game Parks

We had a wonderful stay. Thunderstorms rain and thankfully no hail. The park is green and the... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
heineraudrey
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George, South Africa
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“mountain zebra” (43 reviews)
“game viewing” (9 reviews)
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Cradock, South Africa
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+27 48 881 2427
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the smaller and newer National Parks but one of the best run and maintained. Reception was brisk, efficient and well-informed. Chalets were beautifully designed - large, airy, clean, well-equipped and well maintained. Restaurant menu is limited as is the service.Food average. Shop is...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had a wonderful stay. Thunderstorms rain and thankfully no hail. The park is green and the animals in wonderful condition. We saw many birds zebras buck and even had a close up encounter with the lions. Really a well run park with good ablutions...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

The mountain zebra national park ( MZNP) was part of a road trip me and a few friends took too explore our country. We knew very little and was pleasantly surprised. Highlights: The Rock chalets are lovely with spectacular views (Hopefully Sanparks will keep up...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Located in the Karoo area. this is a photographers dream with the animals. birds and scenery. You just take your time to view the wildlife.

1  Thank Patricia B
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I booked two days here from UK in trepidation of staying in "state" run accommodation. Oh boy, were we impressed. I believe cottages are newly refurbished and they have benn done to a first class standard. Amazing space, fully equipped with everything and more you...More

1  Thank grannymelon
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

This small and relatively remote National Park exceeded all our expectations. There is plenty of game to be seen in addition to the many unique mountain zebras. It is also a very scenic park situated at he foot of a mountain range. We were lucky...More

1  Thank travellingjrr
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This was our first visit to MZNP and we were very pleasantly surprised by the scenery and the accommodation. The park itself is not large, but it does offer spectacular views over large distances from its mountain tops. It does not teem with game, but...More

2  Thank Sara C
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Just stayed at Mtn Zebra NP and what a great 24 hours. Rented one of their chalets that sleeps 4. Very comfortable with a beautiful back terrace, secluded and looking over the park. Great for enjoying star gazing at night. Went for a sun downer...More

1  Thank David N
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Our first time visiting after being to most of South African National Parks. We had a lovely chalet, fully equipped with stunning views. The chalet was clean and a spacious one bedroom. Driving the park is mostly gravel roads and a bit of ascending of...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

My wife and I agreed that this was easily the worst of the many South African national parks and others in Botswana and Namibia that we have so far visited. This in spite of the many good reviews by others ,and we are forced to...More

4  Thank derek r
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derek r
15 January 2018|
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Response from Schiess | Reviewed this property |
Hi there the managers at mountain zebra NP is Roland January or there is a link on were you can offer feedback on San Parks website . I tried to put Roland Januarie email address on this field and it does not let you ? His... More
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Sable_Joburg
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Response from KarooChick | 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.
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