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 Post subject: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 8:57 am 
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Does anyone know when the new chalets will be completed and open for bookings?


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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 12:33 pm 
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New chalets? where?

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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 3:20 pm 
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They are building 4 two bedroom chalets on the right as you come into the camp, on the right of the present no. 4 chalet. The new chalets are slightly more set back from the river and it does not look like they have a river view. They will have aircon, which will be nice in the heat of summer as the present chalets get vrek hot with no aircon!


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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 3:47 pm 
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Thanks.

We were there in winter so vrek hot was not a worry.
I love the new picnic spot.

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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Mon Mar 31, 2014 6:53 pm 
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For the record. We have just had our booking for our Family Chalet (confirmed and paid for) 02/05/14 to - 03/05/14 cancelled because the new chalets are not yet ready for occupation. We were asked if we could change our booking dates to after 05/05/14 -NO! So it would seem that occupation of the new family chalets are only after this date. We ended up changing our booking to include the normal chalets. (At an extra cost of R600!) :evil:

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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Mon Mar 31, 2014 7:27 pm 
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Hi Munchkin

Your query/post has been forwarded to SANParks PR.

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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Tue Apr 01, 2014 11:20 am 
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Hi Matthys

SANParks did say that the delay in completion of the units had to do with the earlier flooding and excessive rain at Bontebok - so I suppose I should be more understanding :roll: - but Thanks.

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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Tue Apr 01, 2014 11:34 am 
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I can understand your disappointment, Munchkin :k I am also looking forward to those new units ! 8)

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 Post subject: Re: Bontebok Family chalets
Unread postPosted: Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:17 am 
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Munchkin wrote:
For the record. We have just had our booking for our Family Chalet (confirmed and paid for) 02/05/14 to - 03/05/14 cancelled because the new chalets are not yet ready for occupation. We were asked if we could change our booking dates to after 05/05/14 -NO! So it would seem that occupation of the new family chalets are only after this date. We ended up changing our booking to include the normal chalets. (At an extra cost of R600!) :evil:


Morning Munchkin :)

I have forwarded your query to reservations. In the meantime, can you please email me you email address as Lesego.Nko@sanparks.org and I will forward it to reservations should they need to get in contact with you or need any other information from you.

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