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Wonderboom Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2740 South Africa See on map
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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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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Breakfast Available
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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Oh my oh my where should we start? Is it the perfect location? Extremely nice staff? The treats we received during the entire stay? The fun and exciting game drives with Michel or the delicious food? Gordon, Sue and the entire incredible staff of the...More

Thank Avital B
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I stayed at the Bush House for a week in September. The owners and staff were all friendly and welcoming; the rooms and service were first class with lots of special touches. Nothing was too much trouble. The garden overlooking the waterhole...More

Thank Bob B
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 3 days ago

The whole team really enjoyed having you in camp and thank you for your kind feedback.It was a pleasure having you celebrate your special occasion with us and thank you for the e-card.Looking forward to the photographs !

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited The Bush House at the end of August as a party of three. Initially we were so excited to receive a warm welcome and exceptional service. My room was lovely and every amenity was provided. However all was not as it seemed. I...More

21  Thank Charlotte L
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your positive comments .In terms of this matter we stand by the fact that every story has two sides . This is not the forum to discuss this and anyone is most welcome to contact Gordon directly with any questions and concerns...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds of this lodge are well-maintained. The hide is nice and the staff are quite polite. The problems started on the first day after my backpack clipped a wooded statue as I walked through the reception area after our game drive. One of the...More

16  Thank Deji O
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 1 week ago

There are two sides to every story.

Reviewed 1 week ago

After accurate reading of other travellers' experiences in Madikwe, our choice went to The Bush House. I am so happy of that decision! The Bush House is a warmly welcoming and relaxing place, with a very personal touch that can be appreciated in every detail....More

Thank Antonella B
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 1 week ago

It was such a pleasure meeting you after all our booking correspondence. We are truly delighted that you enjoyed your stay with and were able to enjoy the magic that is Madikwe. So pleased you enjoyed our home away from home.

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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
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 of the rooms I saw appear to have decent views."
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"best views"
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"Mushuna Room looks onto the waterhole"
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"All rooms are good choices. The front room of the house has a waterhole view. Other rooms private patios!"
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