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Accommodation Exchange

Unread post by SANParks » Tue May 13, 2008 8:41 am

In an attempt to assist needy members who have booked accommodation, but due to circumstances cannot make use of the booking, we decided to start this thread where you can give details of the booking available.

Please note:

- The accommodation is to be sold for the price it was booked - no money should be generated from the exchange.
- The details are posted here, but the correspondence should happen via PM. As soon as the subject is closed (accommodation sold, or date expired), the poster needs to notify a Moderator, who will then remove the post.
- Please do not abuse this system. If you resort to it often, your posts will be removed, and in severe cases, your account may be banned.

Hope you find this facility helpful.

Edited: 14 May 2008
Last edited by SANParks on Wed May 14, 2008 11:39 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Unread post by Sawubona » Tue May 13, 2008 10:19 am

Thank you, Sanparks.

I hope people will make use of it, and give someone else a change to sleep some nights in other camps if there was no more space available.
Good interaction will be neccesary though.
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Unread post by Senyetse » Tue May 13, 2008 10:31 am

Great news! I recently sold my Father's accommodation at Pretoriuskop to a forum member and it went very smoothly. My dad would have lost his entire amount paid if he had cancelled the booking. It was as simple as arranging the payment and then contacting reservations to alter the name the booking is made in.
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Unread post by Jazil » Tue May 13, 2008 7:06 pm

Thank you SANParks for posting this here. I think its a great idea, and I am sure the members will stick to your rules.

I will be keeping an eye out here, (just to let you all know :wink: )

I really do think this can work. :clap:
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KRUGER - August 2016 - Accomm available

Unread post by PVH68 » Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:56 pm

IN Wednesday 10 OUT Friday 12 August - 2 nights
WELLS Guest House (GH6)
Currently booked for a family of 4 (R8000) but house can accommodate 6

IN Friday 12 August OUT Sunday 14 August - 2 nights
Currently booked for a family of 4 (R4300) but house can accommodate 6

IN Sunday 14 August OUT Tuesday 16 August - 2 nights
Currently booked for a family of 4 (R4080) but house can accommodate 5

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Re: Accommodation Exchange

Unread post by dobmaster2001 » Tue Feb 23, 2016 6:18 pm

Hi guys,
We are looking for Accomadation from 6-9 August for 4 adults. Anywhere in South Kruger.
Please let me know
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Lowe Sabie - 9 Oct 2016

Unread post by Nico du Preez » Mon Jun 13, 2016 1:22 pm

Lower Sabie - I have a booking in a EH2 for the night of 9 October 2016. Looking to swop for a EH1. No extra costs will be incurred as I have already paid in full on my side.

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Re: Accommodation Exchange

Unread post by chas » Thu Jun 16, 2016 9:31 am

dobmaster2001 wrote:Hi guys,
We are looking for Accomadation from 6-9 August for 4 adults. Anywhere in South Kruger.
Please let me know

Hi dobmaster

Berg en Dal has place for u on the 7 and 8 August.
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Re: Accommodation Exchange

Unread post by WarthogB » Mon Jul 18, 2016 8:50 pm

Hi Everybody,
I have a booking for 2 vehicles and 4 persons at Mabua (KTP Botswana side from the 25/9-30/9 and then 2 nights at Polentswa. Due to unfortunate situations I am left with 1 vehicle and am asking if anyone wants to take up the second vehicle. I will be at Mata Mata for a few days before.
Anyone interested can phone me on +27 82 451 4165 to discuss or +27 41 367 1999.
4x4 is absolutely essential.
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Re: Accommodation Exchange

Unread post by Shidzidzii » Tue Jul 19, 2016 6:54 am

Satara CG6B Family Cottage 17th December for 4 nights .

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