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South Africa 4x4

62 Radio Street | Alberton North, Alberton 1449, South Africa
+27 11 028 5560
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Avoid this company. long list of mechanical faults and no response from the emergency number when we needed that

Started out good with friendly service and helpful advice The vehicle started giving problems... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mathilda975
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Sydney, Australia
A good car and good service

I booked a car for 6 weeks to travel from Kenya to South Africa. First of all they allowed us to... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
peter442018
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Dusslingen, Germany
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Toyota Hilux DC 4x4 and Toyota Land Cruiser DC 4x4 Rentals, Fully Equipped, 100% Insured with unlimited kilometers. No extra fees for extra drivers; Free pick up and drop off in Johannesburg.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible20%
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“land rover” (22 reviews)
“great car” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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62 Radio Street | Alberton North, Alberton 1449, South Africa
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+27 11 028 5560
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Started out good with friendly service and helpful advice The vehicle started giving problems midway through out trip of seven days. We called the emergency number several times , sent out several text messages and had no response for 48 hours. We literally limped along...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I booked a car for 6 weeks to travel from Kenya to South Africa. First of all they allowed us to take this car even though we are under 21. No other car rental company in that category offered that service to us. Very nice!!...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

We rented "Vlakvark" for a little over two weeks in February. We have rented with various companies across southern Africa in the past, and I should say that this time with SA4x4 was a pleasant one. Upfront we were cautious, looking at former reviews but...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

My wife and I are from Colorado U.S.A. and recently spent 21 days renting a fully equipped Toyota Hilux from SA 4x4 during our 5th self-drive trip through southern Africa. It was our best trip yet due in part to the professional services of this...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

South Africa 4x4 is one of the lower priced outfits supplying camping equipped 4x4 vehicles out of Johannesburg and Windhoek. Our experience with the company for a 30 day hire with delivery to Maun and return to Windhoek was not a good one. A party...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

We used a South Africa 4x4 car in July 2017 for two weeks in the Botswana. We hired his Land Cruiser. The car was fine during the beginning of the trip but I wasn't impressed. The car had km 180,000 on the clock when we...More

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CarelSA4x4, Owner at South Africa 4x4, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Dear Matthew, Thank you for your review. We appreciate feedback but we would kinldy ask you to write the thruth about your trip. Firstly, Its just amazing because all our clients that rented that Cruiser ( Waterbok) after you, was exceptionally happy with the vehicle...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We hired a 4x4 Toyota Double cab bakkie from South Africa 4x4 for our trip to the Okavango Delta in Botswana and the Caprivi strip in Namibia from 15 December until 4 January 2018. Only after paying the deposit I saw all the bad reviews...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Excellent service provided by South Africa 4x4. Definitely recommend this company as an expedition vehicle provider.

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

I am so disappointed to be writing a negative review after renting a Land Rover from this company for almost 5 months. But, the lack of professionalism and rudeness in closing out the rental means I feel a duty to warn others. There are other...More

2  Thank Galopexplorer
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you're thinking of a self-drive safari you should definitely do it! Just use a different company. We recently spent 25 days with a SA4x4 vehicle, not having read the negative reviews carefully. The company has some friendly employees but is disorganized at best, and...More

2  Thank gcadman1
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