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The Other Animals Safaris

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131 Gompou Crescent, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
+27 79 697 0442
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A 10/10 experience

From the beginning to end, absolute perfection. My family was celebrating my brothers wedding and... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Mark M
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Calgary, Canada
4 Day magnificent Safari with Frank from "The other animals" Safari

This was an experience of a lifetime from beginning to end. Being ex-South African and not ever... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Batsheva B
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Jerusalem, Israel
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Guided Tours through the "Kruger National Park", with world famous guide from the Battle at Kruger.
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“frank watts” (25 reviews)
“his passion” (8 reviews)
“day safari” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
131 Gompou Crescent, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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131 Gompou Crescent, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
+27 79 697 0442
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

From the beginning to end, absolute perfection. My family was celebrating my brothers wedding and were blown away by the experience. Once we met our guides Frank and Armand - it was instantly all jokes and fun. The two of them definitely have a gift...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This was an experience of a lifetime from beginning to end. Being ex-South African and not ever experiencing the real thing, the Kruger experience with Frank and Di was an experience never to be forgotten. While organizing our stay, Di was super helpful and accommodating...More

Thank Batsheva B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Our experience wth Frank was spectacular. His friendly nature, willingness to go the extra mile, and let us enjoy nature was a joy! He also is extremely knowledgeable on how to hunt down good sightings. With him for a day in Kruger we saw rhinos,...More

Thank David T
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thanks David for your message. It is always nice for us to know that our guests enjoyed themselves and reviews help us monitor our performance. We were very lucky to arrive at that water hole and find those elephant bathing. I was there again a...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Frank led our group of 6 on safari in Kruger park... and we had the most spectacular time! Frank was unbelievably knowledgeable, friendly, funny and went out of his way to ensure we had the best Safari experience. We saw lots of lions, tons of...More

Thank Hillary R
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks Hillary, we are really happy you and your travel companions had a good time and sincerely hope the rest of your trip was as enjoyable.

Reviewed 15 April 2017

When we decided to make reservations for activities in South Africa we chose The Other Animals Safaris because of the reviews we read online. I emailed Frank and Di and the rest is history! They organized transportation to and from Tambo Airport, multiple safaris, a...More

Thank shorebum
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time and effort to share your experience with us. A small business like ours thrives on these reviews and makes us all very happy to hear that our guests left us with great memories. Our guides are all experienced, knowledgeable...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

I can honestly say that this is one of the best tour operators I have ever been in contact with! Dianne was so friendly and very helpful when it came to booking the package that suited us best, which ended up being a 3-night safari...More

Thank Tiina V
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thanks Tina for your review. We were indeed very lucky to see what we did - Mother Nature must like you :-) Di really enjoyed working with you right from the start so all round it was a fun time for us in your company.

Reviewed 26 March 2017

My wife and I plus my mother-in-law, two sons, my daughter-in-law and her sister and fiance (yes that's 8 of us!) have just returned from a wonderful four night safari in the Kruger National Park arranged by The Other Animals Safaris. Frank and Armand Grobler...More

Thank Eckhardtk2013
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thanks Eckart - it was great having some of my country men and women on safari. Armand and myself had a fun time and we were very impressed with the relatively calm reaction to the huge spider which marched across the dinner table. Although it...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

We booked a whole-day Safari with 'The other animal Safari' in February. It was a very great experience! Together with our guide, Sam, we could see all of the Big Five - even before Lunch! The guides were connected by radio and passed on when...More

Thank heika137
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Thanks for the review. We are so glad you enjoyed Sam. We are so lucky that such an experienced, dedicated guide has decided to join our team. Watch this space for more reviews for Sam The Man :-)

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Don't miss a safari with Frank - we had a wonderful time and enjoyed it all the more because of the knowledge and experience of our guide. We saw so much in only one day and wished we could have spent longer.

Thank LKJ1
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Thanks guys - glad you enjoyed it. Next time you come, book a couple of extra excursions and meet our new permanent guide - Sam. He is totally the best

Reviewed 16 January 2017

- This is an open-vehicle safari. The car is brand new and very comfortable for the activity, sun or rain (we got both) it has a maximum comfort, warm rain-proof ponchos are provided, in a hot day the wind of the open vehicle is refreshing....More

Thank LiubaAlexandre
Frank_Watts, Owner at The Other Animals Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

I had a very interesting safari with Liuba and Alex and learnt a lot about their respective countries. Thank you so much guys for the very comprehensive review - it really means a lot to know that our guests who come so far to visit...More

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