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Marc's Treehouse Lodge

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Marc's tresshouse camp, one of the things I liked the most about this lodge was the Nyala that are found around the camp and the beautiful deck where they serve breakfast overlooking a small dam. The rooms are comfortable. I was impressed at how nice they were despite being a treehouse.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We actually did not stay at Marc's Treehouse Lodge. We stayed nearby at the Masango Camp. Booking reservation communication was prompt and quick. Had no expectation as to what a Kruger Safari would be like. We did the 3-day Masango Camp. It was unfortunate that the first night, we were the only guests on the camp site; could not help...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a safari programme of 6 days/ 5 night, but 2 or 3 days is enough. Day five (cultural experience) was cancellated and we got no information until the day before so we had nothing to do or take another safari. The food is a bit the same all 6 days and you can´t have food in your room...

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Charleston, West Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a 3 day Safari through Viva Safaris (African Budget Safaris) and our second night was spent at Marc's Treehouse. What an experience. The house was more a cabin but very unique. Literally in the middle of the bush. The staff was amazing and even had our place decorated for our honeymoon. It's definitely a one of a kind...

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there Thanks for an awesome review We agree that Marc's Treehouse Lodge is a UNIQUE place - we are so pleased that the staff decorated your treehouse for your honeymoon. Thanks for your recommendation - we are thrilled that you were pleasantly surprised. Kind regards Piero

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 4 day Safari trip and stayed at Marc's tree house camp for 2 nights and it was excellent. The room was big and the staff was very helpful but not the most comfortable place to walk around with a suitcase. he Safari trips were amazing, got to see giraffes at camp and the other big 5 in...

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Keren Thanks for an excellent review. It is pleasing to know that the staff was helpful and that the safari trips were amazing - you had great luck in seeing the Big Five and giraffes in camp ! Wow ! Thanks Piero

Buenos Aires
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good accommmodation for good money. Tent are very good. Staff really friendly and lots of food!! we saw a rhino in the camp and was amazing! also heard a leopard at night! just go there and stay in the tent. it is excellent

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there Thanks for a great review. We are pleased to read that you believe you received good value for money. We are happy to know that you liked the tent and that there was lots of food. To see a rhino in camp and to hear a leopard at night is absolutely fantastic ! Be well Piero

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely enjoyed the Safari! I spent 5 days there: the stuff is very friendly and the guides know alot so you will learn many things about the african bush. Huge change to see all Big Five and watch the animlas in their natural habitat. A Safari is an experience which will take your breath away. Viva Safari👍🏻

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for an equally perfect review. We are pleased that you enjoyed the safari and that you had a good time seeing the Big Five courtesy of our knowledgeable guides. Kind regards Piero

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Amazing experience for someone who looks for a different experience. I stayed in a really confortable tent in the bush. The best part of this is it's people. The service is very nice and the food too.

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Slavna I am so grateful that you called our lodge " so cute " - this is a first ! We are pleased that you enjoyed the "different" experience and that yiu found the tent comfortable and the food and staff good. Be well Piero

Ireland
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Stayed in the tree house for one night. The house I stayed had four beds, so affordable for groups. Nice place as it is in the bush. A lot of mosquitos due to the way the house is built, but net was provided. However, the net had a big hole and I had numerous bites. I woke up during the...

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for a short and illuminating review. Glad that the mosquito net protected you. We are pleased that you found the experience "unique" and that you rate it as a "must try " one. Kind regards Piero

Pontefract, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Stayed at the treehouse lodge for 4 nights, stayed in a wooden hut with outside amenities. Once you got it into to your head it was camping and not an hotel experience it was good. We overlooked the river and it was nice staying in the bush with various wildlife coming into the encampment. The food was very average but...

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Terry Thanks for writing a review. We are under no illusion about the rustic nature of Marc's Treehouse Lodge. In fact many repeat visitors come time and again so as to experience the "bush" and "camping" feel of this unpretentious camp. Good that you enjoyed the place once you understood it was not a " hotel experience". Kind regards...

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Address: Motlala Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Marc`s Treehouse Hotel Kruger National Park
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“Great wildlife”
Pixellamb, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“actually in the bushes!”
sisiben, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The tree house is like a childhood dream. Very special.”
slavnap, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for the tree house!”
AnaE532, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you have problems walking, ask for cabin 10, it has some steps but it lies closer to main camp”
sjurs2017, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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