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    Horseback Africa

    Portion 12 & 13 | De Tweede Spruit, Cullinan 1000, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We arrived early in the morning to check in and prep for a horseback safari. The ride was a blast. After a delicious pizza lunch we had some time to relax and chat before the afternoon lion walk. Learned a lot and absolutely loved interacting...More

    Thank Marie M
    Response from Colin M, Owner at Horseback AfricaResponded 3 days ago

    You are right - the lions can make a lot of noise at night! It is amazing how it has become part of our nightime "usual" sounds - so much so that when the lions do not roar, then we get worried!! Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our group of seven stayed 2 nights at Horseback Africa and experienced both the lion walk and the horseback safari. Thank you: to Colin and family and Robyn, for making us feel so welcome; to Silvesta and team for the lovely meals; to Wynand for...More

    Thank Kate P
    Response from Colin M, Owner at Horseback AfricaResponded 1 week ago

    It was our pleasure to have such a wonderful group in our lodge! As intellectuals, you have so much to offer the world - continue with your good work! We so enjoyed the chats to solve the worlds problems! It was wonderful having you here...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent two two days communing with lions, including 1.5 months, 4 month, 8 month and full grown, and a horseback safari second to none in pre-ride preparation and quality of the horses. The lion breeding activity of the farm was very well explained including...More

    1  Thank Robert C
    Response from Colin M, Owner at Horseback AfricaResponded 1 week ago

    This is what we stand for - people need to leave here having had the time of their lives. We so enjoy what we do because we get such a kick out of the responses. We make a difference in people's lives, and that gives...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    All for profit. I severely injured myself here and as soon as I did, they were awful. Completely nasty, refused to refund me, refused to respond to my emails. Guide was not prepared to medically assist. From the start, I arrived and had a really...More

    Thank traveler3285
    Response from Colin M, Owner at Horseback AfricaResponded 1 week ago

    Oh how sad! It grieves us when Connie, our highly skilled safari leader, put so much effort into teaching and assisting you in every way, and then this happens! Maybe you did not completely understand the safety briefing. Even though we put you onto one...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We have been doing many rides around the world. This is one of the best we have done. Lots of wild animals and very good information and security. The lodge is not a fancy one but have a very nice family atmosphere, nice food and...More

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    Response from Colin M, Owner at Horseback AfricaResponded 2 weeks ago

    It is our dream to have people with us who ride all over the world. We can share experiences and ideas and learn from people like you. Every day we realize how privileged we are to enjoy our life in this way.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$102 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Gauteng >
    • Cullinan
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    Room Tips
    "Each room has a unique theme but I think any would be a great choice"
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    "From what we could see, all rooms were similar, yet comfy"
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    "NO wifi or cellphone signal so be prepared to embrace nature."
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    "We stayed in the main lodge. Rooms were clean, well cared for. Not necessarily luxuriously furnished or..."
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