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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had a fantastic two night stay complete with transfer from Pretoria and inclusive of meals. My mum and her friend also joined us for this trip. Prior to booking we made contact with the owner Sue who was extremely helpful and...More

Thank rach v
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 1 week ago

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time at The Bush House and are very grateful for your feedback on your stay. The entire team loves special occasions and it was our pleasure to combine your special celebration with your stay. We all look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hard to beat this place if you want to safari in madikwe. Madikwe is a large, excellent game reserve, malaria free, 4 hours from Johannesburg on the Botswana border and available to explore only for lodge guests (33 lodges total). Easy to see at least...More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback on your stay with us. We are delighted your enjoyed your time in camp and had such great sightings. The team would love to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a fantastic experience at The Bush House. I look forward to going back someday soon to enjoy the game drives. The afternoons spent watching the watering hole were perhaps the most relaxing few hours of my life. Wonderful staff, great food, fun game...More

Thank AmyR5503
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind feedback and the team is delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Sitting watching the waterhole whilst relaxing in the garden is a great way to experience the magic that is Madikwe. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 9 May 2018

What a nice place to stay in the Madikwe Game Reserve in Hoedspruit. Very private, neat and clean two bedroom 'house' with aircon, very nice kitchen and lounge, little splash pool and braai area! Loved the outside shower and toilet, spacious bathroom with bath, toilet...More

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Thank Irene Z
Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 9 May 2018

Hello there. These comments are not for The Bush House as we do not offer the accommodation described in your review. I am sure the property in Hoesdpruit will be delighted to receive your feedback.

Reviewed 6 May 2018

Our 4 nights stay at The Bush House was an incredible experience, magical. Since the moment of our arrival, it exceeded all of our expectations. Sue & Gordon, your lodge is exceptional, home away from home. We loved every moment and will treasure it forever....More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 7 May 2018

It was such a joy having you both in camp with us and it was such a pleasure sharing magic of The Bush House with you. The Hide gives an incredible angle from which to view the animals , whilst relaxing in the garden watching...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$585 - US$742 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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heidibarker65
23 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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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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"Alle rooms are nice and clean."
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"need to reserve few monthes before"
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"All rooms were ideal for the location and were very comfortable"
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"Try and get the Mushana Room as there is a nice view of the animals at the hide."
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