Abercrombie & Kent Southern Africa Ltd.
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Reviewed on: 13 Oct 2013
Travel Advisor: Catherine Whitworth
Reviewed on: 20 Nov 2013
We have used A and K on 3 different occasions. They are professional, courteous and I never worry when I know they are going to guide us through an airport, transfer us to a hotel in a foreign city etc.
Wonderful guides in South Africa
Reviewed on: 01 Jul 2015
Our travel agent worked with Abercrombie & Kent for our South Africa trip and we could not be happier. Upon our arrival in Johannesburg, we were met at the jetway by an airport representative who whisked us through customs. From that point on, we were always accompanied by a superb guide, and never had to make any arrangements for ourselves. In Johannesburg, our guide Lucky gave us an excellent learning experience about apartheid, including the Apartheid Museum and walking us through Soweto, the neighborhood where he lives. We visited a school that won a CNN Heroes award, very inspiring. In Capetown, our guide Penny who was a former history teacher, gave us her informed perspective on growing up as a white woman during apartheid. She went to great lengths to show us all over the city and then we spent a day driving down to Cape Point. Visiting the penguin beach and the botanical gardens, as well as the point, were wonderful. The level of service A&K provides is unparalleled!
Superb, friendly, knowledgeable service
Reviewed on: 03 Oct 2016
A&K South Africa was superb. We were greeted at the airport by Sipokazi with a warm smile, and she helped us not only to our hotel but stopped to allow us to exchange currency on the way. We even got a welcome gift which we were not expecting but absolutely loved! Our tour guide, Sam, took us on two full day tours around Cape Town. His knowledge and ability to educate us on every aspect of South African history, culture and life was remarkable. He was also very flexible and allowed us to adjust the itinerary. Both lunch restaurants were superb (and some of the best meals we had our entire trip!). We had an absolute ball and enjoyed every minute of our adventures with Sam! On the return to the airport, Sipokazi took the time to ensure we were checked in and to security before she left us. Could not have asked for better service. We were really impressed and hope to have the opportunity to use A&K South Africa again!
Travel Advisor: Denise Burcksen
By: steph and ron
Reviewed on: 09 May 2017
Our guides were very friendly, knowledgable and fun. We loved Louis in CapeTown, Andrew at the Botanical Gardens Lions Sands: Ivory...Neil, Like , Tami and Eric, and Ben...all amazing and lovely people. Royal Malawale...Ramos, Noelle, and Shelby...were great..
Travel Advisor: Regina Kubica
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By: chuck scholer
Reviewed on: 17 Oct 2017
AK was with us EVERY step of the trip. Great guide in South Africa total .support. Well thought out itinerary that just got better and better as the trip progressed. Absolutely Perfect.
Reviewed on: 18 Jan 2018
Great, very professional, punctual and service was excellent!
Reviewed on: 22 Apr 2018
Outstanding! Guides, accommodations, animals were above expectations. Chiefs camp was especially nice. Next time we will leave out the times in Johannesburg and Cape Town and allow more time in the bush. Special recognition should go to our guide “Chief” in Chiefs camp. He really deserves it!
Travel Advisor: Bette Prochaska