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Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Such an amazing place, had such a great time. The area is so beautiful, and relaxing. The restaurants food was super, and friendly and helpful staff. The rooms are beautiful and loved the hangmat at the room. A great place to relax.

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Monterey, California
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Birds, monkeys, gentle breezes through the trees, lovely walking trails, and pool with excellent service. Accommodating staff including bringing a braai to our room so we could enjoy the evening. Butheul was superb and knowledgeable as were steffanuss( I'm sure I've spelled that incorrectly) and Francina?? Sorry my memory not so good but also Wilson and Joseph the chef. Hope...

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Ostermundigen, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The design of our home for the 4 days we stayed was beautiful, a lot of thought and care had obviously gone into it. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. We particularly enjoyed our walk to the pool, our guide was very knowledgeable and explained things very well to our 7 year old. Only slight negative was the...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We stayed in the Chalets which are well appointed, comfortable and clean. Food was good, the staff friendly and very good service. We unfortunately could not spend enough time birding around the Lodge. Once again a Great Stay. Thank you Andrew and team.

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Sevenoaks District, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stayed at this bush camp for two nights. Access from the main road is along a 4km dirt road. So nice and quiet from traffic. The accommodation we chose was a safari tent. (Solid built chalets are also available) This is a detached thatch roofed tent with an en-suite bathroom with good running hot and cold water.. They are...

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Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stayed for four nights in that wonderful area around Louis Trichardt. The first two nights we spent directly at Mashovhela Bush Lodge and we loved it: a very quiet place to rest, lovely Cottages and very nice people, a lot of hiking trails and some wildlife. The other two days we spent in the Lokovhela Mountain Cottages, that belong...

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for a night in the tented camp. It offers great privacy and comfort. The staff is very friendly. The next day after breakfast we were inveted to join a hike to the mashovela pools and there is no better way to be embrace nature and kick start the day. they offer many more activities guided by Vic...

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Shropshire, England
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed for 1 night at Mashovhela as part of a G Adventures tour group. This was one of our favourite lodges on the tour for a number of reasons: the setting is beautiful with a number of stunning walking trails from the lodge, the traditional style lodge cabins we stayed in were basic but functional and had every amenity...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 8 July 2016

To Andrew and his team thank you for the excellent service, much appreciated. Joe thank you for taking us on the Eagle trail and Andrew for the fantastic Game and Bird Drive, both well worth doing. We enjoyed the meals, the very well priced wine list and the warming fire. I look forward to my next visit. This was an...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I found it not to be as nice as the advert suggests. Its a bit run down. The young man who served us was very good and tried his best. Always cheerful and most helpful. The reception lady was also very friendly and helpful, Rose, I think?

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the African bush, feel the beat of Venda drums in the heart of the Soutpansberg. Enjoy the unique atmosphere of Mashovhela Lodge in Morning Sun Nature Reserve, sited between cliffs where Black Eagles nest. This Natural Heritage Site is situated in the scenic, malaria free Soutpansberg Mountains of the Limpopo Province in South Africa. Be revitalized by the natural beauty and the Venda culture of dance, drums, secret forests and lakes, unique mythology and the magic of the sacred Mashovhela Rock Pool. Let our warm and friendly staff pamper you whilst you relax in our cozy Venda style lodge, which is recognized for its eco-friendly principles, sustainable energy usage all at an affordable rate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mashovhela Bush Lodge

Address: 730 Farm | Little Leigh, Louis Trichardt 0920, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Louis Trichardt
Price Range: €19 - €89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mashovhela Bush Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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