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Reviewed 6 days 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 5 days 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

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

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the bush house. We are on our 5th visit and already planning our next trip. The game drive are fantastic and the quality of the sightings are very good. The fact that they restrict the number of vehicles by sighting makes it very...More

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

We really enjoy having you with us at the lodge and you both have definitely become part of our extended family. Thank you very much for for your incredible support and for the special times you have spent with us. Travel safely and here is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is truly one of the most unique lodges I've ever stayed at. Besides the phenomenonal game viewing, the lodge itself, with their original underground hide and beautiful views from the front of the lodge, is truly amazing. Sue, Gordon and the rest of the...More

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

Being an old family home we are so happy that you enjoyed The Bush House and experienced the magic sightings you get from the garden and the undergound hide. Thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you all again very soon.

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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$611 - US$769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$611 - US$769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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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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