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South Africa 4x4

62 Radio Street | Alberton North, Alberton 1449, South Africa
+27 11 028 5560
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Poor service and failure to supply vehicle to contracted specifications.

South Africa 4x4 is one of the lower priced outfits supplying camping equipped 4x4 vehicles out of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Perth, Australia
Avoid South Africa 4x4

We used a South Africa 4x4 car in July 2017 for two weeks in the Botswana. We hired his Land... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Land Rover 4x4 Rentals, Fully Equipped, 100% Insured with unlimited kilometers. No extra fees for extra drivers; Free pick up and drop off in Johannesburg.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible20%
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62 Radio Street | Alberton North, Alberton 1449, South Africa
+27 11 028 5560
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Reviewed 5 days ago

South Africa 4x4 is one of the lower priced outfits supplying camping equipped 4x4 vehicles out of Johannesburg and Windhoek. Our experience with the company for a 30 day hire with delivery to Maun and return to Windhoek was not a good one. A party...More

Thank earthsc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used a South Africa 4x4 car in July 2017 for two weeks in the Botswana. We hired his Land Cruiser. The car was fine during the beginning of the trip but I wasn't impressed. The car had km 180,000 on the clock when we...More

Thank matthewp_ct
CarelSA4x4, Owner at South Africa 4x4, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Matthew, Thank you for your review. We appreciate feedback but we would kinldy ask you to write the thruth about your trip. Firstly, Its just amazing because all our clients that rented that Cruiser ( Waterbok) after you, was exceptionally happy with the vehicle...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

We hired a 4x4 Toyota Double cab bakkie from South Africa 4x4 for our trip to the Okavango Delta in Botswana and the Caprivi strip in Namibia from 15 December until 4 January 2018. Only after paying the deposit I saw all the bad reviews...More

Thank SanetdP
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Excellent service provided by South Africa 4x4. Definitely recommend this company as an expedition vehicle provider.

Thank kuranmarek
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I am so disappointed to be writing a negative review after renting a Land Rover from this company for almost 5 months. But, the lack of professionalism and rudeness in closing out the rental means I feel a duty to warn others. There are other...More

1  Thank Galopexplorer
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you're thinking of a self-drive safari you should definitely do it! Just use a different company. We recently spent 25 days with a SA4x4 vehicle, not having read the negative reviews carefully. The company has some friendly employees but is disorganized at best, and...More

1  Thank gcadman1
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We rented a Toyota Hilux 4x4 from Carel and Sa4x4. Picked up in Cape Town and drove 8625 kilometers via Namibia to Johannesburg. Vehicle was super. Only 40 000km on the clock. I see they are buying in new vehicles, so we got one !....More

Thank alskepko
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went on a trip to Botswana and the Victoria Falls in May 2017. Mariska from 4X4 Accommodation planned and booked all our accommodation. All the campsites was excellent and her information and advise came in very handy. This was one of our best trips....More

1  Thank Lindapotgieter
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We rented the car called 'Vlakvark'. After a clear instruction we were on our way. The next day our aircon broke down and they came to replace the car. We got the car called 'Wild dog' as replacement. Great service indeed! The cars are very...More

Thank Niek V
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I rented a Land Rover Defender from SA 4x4. Great vehicle. I see they are busy replacing their Land Rovers. Mine was 12 months old and almost brand new ! Great information given by Carel on activities and where to travel. We had 4 week...More

Thank Barnes L
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