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Mesosaurus Fossil Camp

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Reviewed October 7, 2017

We so enjoyed our 3 nights at Mesosaurus that we returned for 2 more at the end of our trip. We stayed in one of their small thatched chalets, which were basic, but perfectly adequate (and great after camping in tents!) Chalets were built out...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017

WOW what an amazing campsite under the rocks and quiver trees....we loved it. We only stayed a night but could definitely have stayed for more. We had a spectacular site under a huge social weavers nest - fascinating. We had the campsite to ourselves which...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

As all chalets were booked out for the night we were around, we stayed at the campsite. The owner Hendrik was very friendly and helpful. Next to the campsite is a beautiful 45mins 4x4 track through the unique countryside with Quiver Trees and Dolerite boulders....More

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

We stayed for two nights and loved it! The bush camp is located 3km in to the grounds and is modest yet impressive. It has a well-designed simple ablution block with shower that you can heat with fire. The nights are filled with stars and...More

1  Thank Zighy27
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

We had intended to visit Quiver Tree Forest and Giants Playground en route back to SA whilst having an overnight stop in the area. After reading the good advice of fellow Tripadvisor reviewers, we decided to stay at Mesosaurus Fossil camp instead. It proved to...More

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Response from Nolene S, Owner at Mesosaurus Fossil CampResponded April 27, 2017

Thank you very much. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at Mesosaurus camp.

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Response from Nolene S | Property representative |
Hi. Our booking office were closed during the festive season. All emails will be answered Monday.
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"It is possible to walk from the bush camp to the main reception - it took us about 45 minutes. The fossil..."
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"All the rooms are isolated, and all the better for it. Brilliant, fabulous night skies."
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