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Mata-Mata Rest Camp

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here only one night and of all the campsites we did over 4 weeks this was the most average. the camp site spaces are mostly on top of each other and not laid out nicely like the previous sites we stayed at. The...More

Thank max_washedup
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Camped last time (2017) - treated ourselves to 2 days in a chalet this time. Well designed and air conditioned. Good shower. Great views over waterhole (not much game!). Good beds and linen but some signs of poor build quality - finish poor, occasional cracked...More

Thank ClemWG
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We visited Mata Mata camp in Dec 2017. Very clean upgraded accommodation - lots of space . Air conditioners in every sleeping room, brought a relief to the heat. We saw lots of lions and cheetahs around the camp - the cheetah killing was a...More

1  Thank Wian D
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We visited as a group and while the campsite was very busy we found a good shady spot. The ablution facilities were spotless. We saw 19 lions in 2 days and countless other game. Very good for bird watching as well.

Thank chantalgmarx
Reviewed 8 January 2018

I suppose all camp sites are busy - but in the bush you feel a bit cramped in a camp site. This is not a complaint - but an observation. We camped in December 2017. Ablutions are adequate - but don't expect visitors to clean...More

Thank ElsaHoffmann
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"Ask for one of the newer chalets"
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"Ensure that your unit is a river front chalet."
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"Get there earl, over nighters may take all the good shady spots. And stay for two nights (it's worht it!)"
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"fair amount of shade - but not for all stands"
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