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FOXY LUXURY APARTMENT

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Chalet
Tucked in the heart of the African bush, Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat is all you long for and more. Our spacious chalets are designed to allow you an intimate immersion in nature as you relax and recharge. Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River bordering the world-renowned Kruger National Park,Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat is the realisation of that dream. Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, bordering the iconic Kruger National Park, two very spacious chalets welcome guests into a place of peace and relaxation. Each unit is beautifully decorated, and fitted with everything you need for the perfect bush holiday. The chalets have multiple relaxation areas that open out onto nature, where you can read a book, take a nap in outdoor serenity, or watch birds and animals roam free in t...Tucked in the heart of the African bush, Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat is all you long for and more. Our spacious chalets are designed to allow you an intimate immersion in nature as you relax and recharge. Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River bordering the world-renowned Kruger National Park,Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat is the realisation of that dream. Nestled on the banks of the Crocodile River, bordering the iconic Kruger National Park, two very spacious chalets welcome guests into a place of peace and relaxation. Each unit is beautifully decorated, and fitted with everything you need for the perfect bush holiday. The chalets have multiple relaxation areas that open out onto nature, where you can read a book, take a nap in outdoor serenity, or watch birds and animals roam free in their natural environment. Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat was created specifically with couples in mind. Mark and Gail have intentionally created a stress-free space where couples can spend quality time together. This is evident in the little details that make this a sublime romantic escape. So, if you are looking for a place where you can literally escape with the one you love - Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat is for you. As Mark said, 'There is an amazing healing power in being immersed in nature.' As a huge nature-lover, Gail has embraced this profound truth as well. For her, living in Marloth Park has been a welcome reprieve from the chaos of civilisation. Mark and Gail look forward to welcoming you to Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat. If their previous guests' experiences are anything to go by, it will be an unforgettable experience. Important to Note: Each apartments has daily housekeeping, We clean and prepare the Boma Fire for you daily, Fresh Linen, Towels, Romantic Candles, Fully equipped Kitchen, Satellite TV, WIFI, International Plugs & USB points, Private Pool and Patio, More than enough coffee, tea, milk etc. Bottled water, complimentary South African wine and snacks on arrival, View game roaming feely around the apartment with a view of the Kruger National Park from the patio or a 50m walk to the Kruger National Park Boundary, We have a 10km stretch that you can drive along the Kruger National park boundary and view game on the crocodile river, Special arrangements: Picnic basket, flowers, Groceries Shopping for your stay, Day/Night drives, Early morning walks with professional Game rangers into the Kruger National Park, Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat is New era Self Catering in Style and ComfortMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: No
Smoking allowed in designated area No children policy although couples with babies arrangements can be made prior to booking and arrival This is a wildlife sanctuary on the border of the Kruger Nation Park 'NO HUNTING' No loud noise Smoking allowed outdoors
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat F
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
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Reviewed 19 February 2019 via mobile

It is an unique place with lovely and inspiring people. The accommodation is great: a special atmosphere near to the Krugerpark with hippos in the ‘backyard’. Mark and Gail are very helpful and make sure you will enjoy your stay! The food is great, especially...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Maaikeenluuk
Reviewed 9 November 2018

I don't even know where to start, but this place is bush-heaven. Not only was our apartment (we stayed at the Crocodile Apartment) very spacious, spotless clean, well equipped with an outdoor kitchen, Braai, private pool and a huge veranda - but you can see...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 987Kat
Voyager707645, VR Owner at FOXY LUXURY APARTMENT, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

A gigantic thank you for such a beautiful review. We loved hosting you. Best wishes, Mark and Gail

Reviewed 27 October 2018

We stayed two nights at Mark's and Gayle's place and it was just wonderful. This is probably the best place you can stay around Kruger Park. Mark and Gayle have totally unterstood what it means to be fabulous hosts. not only are the apartments just...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Jimsel
Voyager707645, VR Owner at FOXY LUXURY APARTMENT, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

We are so VERY grateful for such an awesome review. Thank you so much Jim for your beautiful review. We can only give our best with awesome guests like you. We so hope you will come back too. Best wishes, Mark and Gail

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Foxy Crocodile is probably the most amazing accomodation with the best hosts for the most reasonable price you could ever find. Wildlife roams on your doorstep, bushbraais and potjiekos all around. One stop shop for organizing your best Kruger Experience. Would recommend Foxy to anyone...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank caryanneg
Management response:Responded 3 July 2018

Thank you Carry-Ann What a joy it was to host you both again. Your joy of the bush is just as contagious, your appreciation of all the creatures in the Kruger is awesome. It was such a delight and fun to host you. Thank you...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

From the moment you arrive to the time you leave, hosts Mike and Gail are phenomenal. Nothing is too much for them. The self catering units are amazing! Clean, spacious, and extremely comfortable. Each unit has a small plunge pool, outdoor shower, and fire pit....More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank devond909
Management response:Responded 3 July 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review Devon. We are so pleased that you will be coming back. Thank you for being such fantastic guests. Best wishes, Mark and Gail

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Where to start! I can honestly say I have been blown away by not only the beautiful decor and finishing touches, but by the incredible sense of belonging that I experienced-made possible by Gail and Mark. Two of the kindest hearted people I have met!...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank candice d
Management response:Responded 18 May 2018

Thank you Candice for such a kind and detailed review. Thank you for being such a fantastic guest, for embracing everything and appreciating our piece of paradise. It was a joy and inspiration to host you. Best wishes, Mark and Gail

Reviewed 21 February 2018

We think the Foxy Crocodile is the perfect safari lodge when visiting Kruger. Here is why: Mark and Gail got it right when they built the lodge several years ago, because it blends into the environment so perfectly that zebra, impalas, warthogs, kudu and all...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank ReneandIrena
Management response:Responded 21 February 2018

Thank you Rene and Irena for such a wonderful review, but mostly for being such fantastic guests. We loved hosting you and were sad to say goodbye. Thank you for your wonderful conversation, brilliant advice and for the enjoyment of hosting you. Best Wishes Mark...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Foxy crocodile was everything I was hoping for it to be, and so much more. The chalet was carefully crafted to seamlessly blend in with the bush and nature, that it surrounds. It borders the Crocodile river, and as such, you will constantly hear, and...More

Date of stay: August 2017
2  Thank KitesurferGavin
Management response:Responded 9 August 2017

Thank you Gavin for such a perfect, descriptive review of our piece of paradise. We were honored to have you visit us and appreciated your professional advice from your own success in the tourist industry. It was such a delight to have Marie-Pierre spend her...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Just what we needed. Fresh, contemporary and well thought out. We were warmly welcomed by Mark and Gail - hot cloths and orange juice - bliss after a day in the Kruger park. Mark was great about having our fire light when we arrived back...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Patricia E
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Thank you Patricia. What a privilege to have you stay at our retreat. Your stay will be a memorable one for us. Your wisdom and advice from your own successful guest house was so valuable and appreciated.

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat was a great escape from the concrete jungle of Johannesburg. My boyfriend and friends cant stop talking about the warm welcome we got from Gail and Mark. they shared their travel experience with and showered us with the spirit of ubuntu.

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank misskatmarole
Management response:Responded 29 June 2017

Hi Kat Thank you for the lovely review. We really enjoyed your contagious, bubbly personality. Don't forget to escape from the concrete jungle again. 😉 Best Wishes Gail

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: No
Air Conditioning
Internet Access
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
Foxy Crocodile is situated in Marloth Park. Marloth Park is a nature conservancy and vacation destination. The Kruger National Park Crocodile gate enterance is a 15 minute drive from Foxy Crocodile Bush Retreat. There are two golf courses nearby, the famous Leopard Creek is a forty minute drive from Foxy Crocodile. Other activities close by are - Tiger Fishing Chimp Eden - Dr Jane Goodall Chimpanzee rescue sanctuary that is an hour and half drive away. Mozambique border post is a 20 minutes drive and 90 minutes to Maputo, Swaziland is less than a 100km away
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