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Mosetlha Bush Camp & Eco Lodge

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Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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Mosetlha Bush Camp & Eco Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 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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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the adventurous who want to rough it in comfort, Mosetlha is a fantastic experience. The staff is so welcoming, it quickly feels like home. And they were great and flexible with our kids, who can be a bit finicky with food. We loved the donkey boiler hot showers, the VIP (Ventilation Improved - I think) toilet, and the solar... More

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New York City, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What is there to say, other than that all of the other reviewers are 100% accurate? This place is as close to perfect as it gets in the world of eco-lodges, blending rustic simplicity and luxurious hospitality. You are greeted and treated as family, and everything is admirably well managed. The atmosphere is truly romantic, with comfortable sitting areas, a... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bushcamp is an amazing experience! It is basic (no running water, no electricity, wooden cabins), but offers everything you need for a stay in the bush! The Management and the staff are welcoming and very helpful, the cabins have comfy beds with warm blankets (and a hot water bottle in case you need it), the food is very good.... More

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Smell the bush; feel the bush; hear the bush. Close enough to be at one with nature. Comfortable enough to be more than a camp. The food was freshly cooked, the staff welcomed us like long-lost friends and the rangers really worked at finding the big and small abundant game life. Thank you Mosethla team... as we were driven in,... More

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Moseltha was one of a kind experience... While Madikwe is well known for game, Mosetlha I would say is known for its hospitality... It's like living on an adventure for an adventure... The place looks like a fairyland in the evening with solar lamps lighting up the entire place... The best part is that mobile phones or laptops or iPads... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My dad and I had a really amazing time at Mosetlha. It was both of our first times in South Africa, and we couldn't have had a better time. We hope to be able to come back someday! The animals are AMAZING, Johnny (the ranger who took us on game drives) is so knowledgeable and funny, and the staff and... More

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My wife and I pondered how and where to spend three nights and four days on safari in South Africa, debating Kruger vs alternatives. We were just delighted to find Mosetlha Eco Lodge, a bush camp with outstanding staff and management and a very charming simplicity. Madikwe, where Mosetlha is located, seems to have a sophisticated and enlightened approach to... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This was my 14th trip so I think that says it all. Superb as usual, all amenities great, staff fantasic, Gregg the Camp Manager a perfect Host, and the game viewing out of this world! I thought I would focus this paticular review around some advice and tips that may be useful to people who still have not visited Mosetlha.... More

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Littleton, Colorado
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

When you're going on safari, the most important item is game viewing and Mosetlha delivered thanks to outstanding guiding by Johnnie. We found six of the magnificent seven (missed the leopard) on four game drives. Then, the camp experience. Great food, conversation, and overall experience... Especially the donkey boiler to take a shower. What a great way to spend a... More

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Udon Thani, Thailand
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66 reviews 66 reviews
39 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I looked forward to my return to Mosetlha bush Camp with anticipation, as well as a slight bit of apprehension -- too many times, second visits to spots you loved the first time around can wind up disappointing. That said, my second visit exceeded my expectations, by far. Simply stated, Mosetlha is a GEM of a bush camp! This is... More

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Address: Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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