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Motlala Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here in November this year, the staff were so friendly and helpful and my tree house No 2 was so amazing, I wish I had had a bit more time to spend in and around the camp I was staying for 5 nights and every day was full to the brim with visits to Kruger & private game... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i read about this place on Trip Advisor and couldn't believe the review about a person that complained about insects and bugs in his Treehouse/Tent/Room.. I mean what do you expect when sleeping in the bush? A golden pillow and silver soap? When we came to Marc's Threehouse Lodge, electricity was out and first this made me nervous, but when... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sleeping in between the animals in a tree hut! The location and it's staff were heart warming, felt like a teenager again :-D a very natural Environment, so be aware of that. Go make An early morning walk before breakfast, you won't regret.

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Berlin, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay here one night during our safari. The place is in the wild with animals walking around freely. Our treehouse was a bit further away from the main building, so we had to walk a bit, but that wasn`t an issue. The treehouse No. 1 was ensuite and was nicely furnished and clean. There is a small water area... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The place is just amazing. Its literally in the jungle with no fencing. Early mornings one can see a lot of wild life just outside the tent. The bathrooms are not attached (ofcourse) but are close by and clean. We lived in the tent and had no problems with insects or monkeys as we could zip up and seal the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Our safari in Kruger Park was organised by Viva Safaris and we spend one night in Tremisa Lodge and two nights in Marc's Treehouse Lodge. It was very exciting to stay in a treehouse, it was for the firtst time and we enjoyed. The staff was very friendly and food was OK even that I didn't taste the impala stew.... More 

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Hellendoorn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

I was here for 2 days and stayed in the tented camp. I thought it was great. We had to walk for some 5 minutes toget to the camp in the parc. The way there was well lighted so don't worry about walking in the dark in the park where also animals are. In the morning there were Nyala's near... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We were really looking forward to staying in a "tree house". There was but one. There are a handful of tents and "cabins" but only one real tree house. The accommodations were more than enough, but with a little extra effort, the cabins could be really nice and "monkey proof". The mosquito nets were a necessity as there are gaps... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We have just returned from a fabulous 5 day safari in the Kruger/Greater Kruger National Park. The trip was organised by Viva Safaris (a wonderful, enthusiastic, knowledgeable team of guides/hosts) and included a one night stay night in Tremisana Lodge and four nights in Marc's Treehouse Lodge. Both provided friendly, comfortable and value for money accommodation in stunning natural surroundings.The... More 

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New York City, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

If you are looking for an uber-luxe, posh, sanitized safari experience, this is probably not the place for you. But if you are looking for exceedingly warm, friendly service, knowledgeable guides, clean but a bit rustic accommodations, delicious home cooked communal meals, then Marc's Treehouse is a fantastic place. I had the experience of a lifetime staying here - the... More 

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VivaSafaris, General Manager at Marc's Treehouse Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Lauren Thanks for a truly great review, We are very happy that you enjoyed the exceedingly warm service, knowledgeable guides, clean and rustic accommodation and delicious home-cooked communal meals. This is what makes our guests happy and they are quite willing to forego the luxuries of , as you put it, "uber-luxe, posh, sanitised safaris". We are flattered by... More 

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Address: Motlala Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Marc`s Treehouse Hotel Kruger National Park

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