A private lounge area overlooks the unfenced surrounding
bush and 24 hour temperature control completes the comfort of
each suite. Mashatu Main Camp is elevated around a waterhole and
offers excellent game viewing opportunities from within the camp
itself. The dining area, stunning day lounge and "Gin Trap"
bar provide diverse lookouts from which to enjoy and appreciate
the environment. Facilities within the camp include a swimming
pool, an air-conditioned lounge and dining room and a lala-palm
enclosed African boma, in which sumptuous dinners are savoured
under the magnificent African night sky and around a blazing fire.
A well appointed curio shop complements the facilities.
Mashatu Main Camp at a Glance:
- Accommodation - Capacity - 28 guests
- 14 Luxury double/twin suites.
- En-suite luxury bathroom
- En-suite "his" & "hers"
bathrooms per bedroom in the superior rooms
- Completely refurbished during 2002/3
- Purified water.
- Lala-Palm enclosed boma where dinner is held
under the stars.
- Facsimile, telephone and e-mail facilities
available at the border post.
- 24 - hour electricity (with standby generator).
- Safari Boutique.
- Maximum number of guests per game viewing vehicle
- 24-hour temperature control.
- Insect proof screening on all windows and sliding
- Separate tour guides accommodation (B grade).
- Insect repellent supplied in all bedrooms and
on all vehicles.
- Laundry service.
- Safari Bar featuring an international selection
- Discovery/Educational Centre.
- Full range of guest amenities.
- A limited number of mountain bicycles for participation
in cycling safaris.
- Malaria free destination
- A true african safari
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The camp offers
14 tastefully and authentically decorated suites. Each suite is
furnished with two three-quarter beds, a day bed, expansive en
suite bathroom with shower, bath, his and hers basins, and a second
In addition to the
game and predator drives conducted in 4 wheel drive safari vehicles,
by experienced rangers and trackers, Mashatu Game Reserve is also
able to offer activities conducted by research scientists in their
field of study. The applicable fee assists in the funding of the
scientists’ research. Walking trails can also be done guided by
the trained rangers of The Mashatu Game Reserve. For the more
adventurous there are mountain bike safari where the bush is seen
from a completely different perspective. The experienced rangers
will accompany you as you pedal your way along ancient elephant
paths. The exhilaration of cycling amongst the “Giants of Mashatu"
is an awesome experience. Early morning and late afternoon rides
are available. Limpopo horse safaris are another exhilarating
way in which to view the wildlife. FOr those with an interest
in archaeology, an archaeologist will accompany the guest on an
ivory and archaeology drive into the ancient ruins of the area.
Camp offers a fully air-conditioned conference room, with seating
for up to 48 delegates “Boardroom Style” and includes: VCR and
TV monitors, overhead projectors, slide projectors, screens, flip
charts and white boards. No additional charge is levied for the
use of the conference room.
Mashatu is the home
of no less than seven of Africa's giants: the African elephant,
the lion, giraffe, the baobab tree, the eland, the ostrich, and
the kori bustard. It is fitting therefore, that some 75,000 acres
/ 30,000 hectares of pristine game land, be set aside for these
unique, prodigious features of this exhilarating continent.
Age restrictions do exist and
are applied in the interests of personal safety as well as the
comfort of other guests. At Mashatu Main Camp, children of all
ages are welcome but those aged five and under are not permitted
to dine in the boma or to be taken on game drives, unless their
parents have reserved sole-use of their safari vehicle. Special
dining arrangements can be made and baby sitting services are
provided on request at a nominal charge. Family rooms and triple
rooms are available upon request. Children under 12 years of age,
sharing with full paying adults, pay 50% of the quoted adult tariff.
There is 24 hour
electricity to all rooms.
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