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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Madikwe reserve is a 4 hour drive North of Johannesburg or it is possible to fly in. Bush House is a family run small lodge built around an old farm house. Sue and team run a friendly and relaxed but very knowledgable safari operation and...More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 8 February 2017

We are so happy that you had such great sightings and thank you for your feedback on your stay at the lodge. The hide is a lovely way to watch the world go by- both large , small and feathered!

Reviewed 4 February 2017

My girlfriend and I stayed for three nights, and we loved everything about our experience. We didn't see as much game in Madikwe Reserve as we did in our lodge in Kruger, but I would absolutely return to the Bush House in a heartbeat! We...More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 5 February 2017

Thank you for your feedback. The Hide truly adds an extra dimension to watching wildife and it is amazing being so close to the animals. We were delighted that we could share the special occasion- we love celebrations!

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant stay at The Bush House and left with some incredible memories. The staff are exceptional and from our warm welcome from Stephan and Sam, our drives with Heinrich, to the wonderful boma on our final evening complete with songs, everyone added...More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 16 January 2017

Thank you for your valued feedback which we really appreciate. It was so much fun having you all in camp with us and are so glad that you a special safari experience at The Bush House.

Reviewed 9 January 2017

We, a grand family of 14 incl 6 children in all ages, could not expect that all children could get exposed to wild animals. The Bush House Lodge was perfect in that sense - the ranger guides gave them the opportunity and the smarlty built...More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 11 January 2017

We are delighted that the whole family enjoyed their stay with us - we loved having you. Seeing animals close up is such a magical experience.Thank you for your very kind feedback.

Reviewed 2 January 2017

I've done a few safaris now and stayed at some special places, but the Bush House takes special to a whole new level. The staff are superb, and that's what makes it, right? Professional, knowledgeable, friendly, fun,attentive.....need I go on? And they obviously love what...More

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Response from Sjoe, Owner at The Bush HouseResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback on your stay with us. The team is small but very passionate about what they do and enjoying being with our guests. The "pond" adds an extra element to animal viewing and Ashleigh may be small but packs...More

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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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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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