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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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Great morning game drive

We had a great early morning game drive with Hesly and his son as our wonderful guides. They knew... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Sjoerd111
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
5 star experience and best value for money!

My boyfriend and I booked a 3 night tour with Frank and from the minute we stepped on to the truck... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Laura R
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Canada
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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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+27 79 697 0442

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We had a great early morning game drive with Hesly and his son as our wonderful guides. They knew so much and gave us such a unique and great experience. We were lucky enough to have them as our private guides. The Other Animals arranged...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

My boyfriend and I booked a 3 night tour with Frank and from the minute we stepped on to the truck to the minute we left the gate, the experience was absolutely fantastic. Having been to the Kruger Park a few times myself the bar...More

Thank Laura R
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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
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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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 :-)

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