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    The Bush House

    Wonderboom Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2740, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 4875
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    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    I am so remiss for not writing this review after we visited in April 2016. The Bush House remains the most spectacular part of our trip to South Africa some 4 months ago. We talk about it all the time and have even convinced our...More

    Thank GriswoldSalute
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 27 August 2016

    It was an absolute pleasure having you all with us and so much fun being able to celebrate the childrens birthday . We all get a huge amount of enjoyment when there are special occasions in camp. Your very kind feedback is hugely appreciated as...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    The Bush House is a small, owner-run lodge in the north of Madikwe. It is an easy drive from Johannesburg on excellent roads despite the roadworks. The property is fenced to enable guests to jog or walk - something not possible in many unfenced lodges....More

    Thank anthea769
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 27 August 2016

    Thank you very much for the kind feedback from your recent stay with us. Guests are torn between staying in camp or going on drive as the waterhole often rivals sightings in the reserve! We are so pleased you enjoyed your time in camp.

    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    I was very fortunate to win a two night stay at the Bush House! Sometimes prize winners can be brushed off, but from the minute my mom and I arrived we were fussed over, cared for and spoilt as much as every other guest. Our...More

    Thank tlg90
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 24 August 2016

    We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We pride ourselves on our personsal touch so we really appreciate that you enjoyed our home away from home. Hope to see you soon.

    Reviewed 21 August 2016

    After a very warm welcome by Chris, Stephan and Gregg we had a great time at Bush House. We experienced a familary hospitality at a very high comfort Level with nice food while watching the elephants drinking at the nearby waterhole. A highlight is the...More

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    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 23 August 2016

    We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at The Bush House - the hide is a huge amount of fun and gives great views of the animals as you saw for yourself. Thank you for your feedback.

    Reviewed 4 August 2016

    We went as a family including grandparents and (4) kids from 4 to 9. This is a lovely place for a group. I'm sure it is just as good for couples or smaller groups but if you want a really first class venue for a...More

    Thank AlwaysSafari
    Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 6 August 2016

    Thank you for your feedback and we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. The staff loved singing for the family and were thrilled by the children dancing along with them!Hope to see you again.

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    • Pool
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$571 - US$699 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
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    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
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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
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    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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    "Try and get the Mushana Room as there is a nice view of the animals at the hide."
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    "Go for the king room overlooking the hide and the gardens."
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