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Wonderboom Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2740 South Africa See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A perfect place to relax for a couple of days. A marvellous garden, nice pool and the hide, the hide... Almost no need for game drives! Great food and nice staff. Also a good stop over for travelling from Jo-burg to Botswana.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Anders Å
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. The Hide is a wonderful way to see the visiting animals close up and from a completely different viewpoint. As you say there is often no need to go on game drive as we have had all of the magnificent...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed at the Bush House for four nights in early December, the rooms are very spacious, the food excellent, and all the staff very welcoming. The waterhole close to the house is behind the perimeter fence but the way the ground undulates the fence is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank GaryC12345
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the very kind feedback on your stay at The Bush House. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and I know Patrick was so happy to get the leopard sighting on your last drive. Safe Travels and hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at The Bush House to a warm welcome from the staff who then took us to our room which was private, comfortable and well equipped. A high tea followed with tasty treats & then we were whisked off on one of our three...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Liz C
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your feedback and for the great pictures you have posted.We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and got to see the wild dogs which are not always the easiest to find.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bush House in Madikwe Garme Reserve exceeded my already high exectations in all of accommodations, safari experiences, meals, and the genuine professionalism and caring of all of the staff. Michael our Safari Guide, was incredibly knowledgeable, an amazing tracker, and totally ethical in his...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 1 week ago

The whole team thoroughly enjoyed having your group in camp and I am sorry that we were not here so as to meet you all in person. Your very complimentary feedback and great photos are really appreciated. Madikwe is an amazing place and we are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about Bush House exceeded expectations. The feel of the lodge was warm and welcoming. The staff were exceptional as I believe they were short staffed but one wouldn't have noticed. The attention to detail was constant. We saw so many different animals on the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. The team is thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at The Bush House and they all thoroughly enjoyed have you all in camp.

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Safari isn’t just safari anymore…. And game lodges aren’t all alike. Every visit really does need to be special and every moment something to be remembered forever.The Bush House is not your typical Game lodge. More The Lodge is set in the malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve. It is an old farmhouse that after years of family laughter and happiness has been transformed into an inviting and relaxing residence that encourages guests to kick off their shoes and unwind. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$617 - US$762 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$617 - US$762 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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heidibarker65
22 February 2017|
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Response from nanobot1 | Reviewed this property |
We drove from Pretoria and it is a simple route with most on major highways. We had a compact car and was fine - no need for an SUV. If not going by your own car then check with Bush House about transfer from airport. You... More
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Ned M
31 October 2016|
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Response from Sjoe | Property representative |
Hi there. We have a total of six rooms at the lodge but normally take a maximum of ten guests so that it is small and intimate. However if one group takes out the lodge we take more than ten people on request.
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"All rooms were equally lovely"
KarenandCo
3 weeks ago
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"One room does look out onto the gardens and water hole"
Baronsboy
02 Nov 2018
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"all the rooms are basically the same, and the staff wake you up early to get on the morning Safari."
robertmO9999JM
30 Oct 2018
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"All the rooms are top notch"
kimbY2344YA
24 Oct 2018
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