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Mata-Mata Rest Camp

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa
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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
1 room
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    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
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        Traveller (124)
        Room & Suite (32)
        Pool & Beach (3)
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        • Excellent33%
        • Very good43%
        • Average21%
        • Poor3%
        • Terrible0%
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        “river front” (9 reviews)
        “border post” (9 reviews)
        “mata mata” (55 reviews)
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        Reviews (133)
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        1 - 5 of 133 reviews

        Reviewed 3 weeks ago

        We took a break from camping, staying one night in a chalet at Mata Mata, and thoroughly enjoyed it. The chalets are well designed and equipped with basic utensils. Our chalet's patio with its barbecue areas overlooked a waterhole in the beautiful Auob River bed....More

        Thank Michelle_RQ
        Reviewed 9 May 2017

        This camp is also the border post to Namibia. The campsite offers good, clean ablutions with scullery, swimming pool and fuel. The shop sell basic goods and wood and I can recommend the roosterkoek. (Order in the morning for collection in evening). Most sites have...More

        Thank Paul J
        Reviewed 8 May 2017

        We shared a cottage which was spacious enough, especially outside with the braai. We had a great view and it was close to the waterhole. In the early morning, we even saw two lionesses. The house was, compared to the camp in Nossob, much cleaner...More

        Thank Christy V
        Reviewed 3 May 2017

        We stayed in the newish riverfront chalets and loved it. The houses are well laid out and you feel quite spoiled in the bush. It's great to not have a fence between you and the animals, while the daily procession of animals coming to drink...More

        Thank MartinP1974
        Reviewed 26 April 2017

        You would really expect a bit more. Make no mistake, the bathrooms are clean and the campsite is okay, but! There is no camp kitchen to speak of - two basins to do your dishes and two basins for washing. Is is so difficult to...More

        Thank Sam d
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        • Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
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        Room Tips
        "Try and get a chalet with a river bed view"
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        "Try camping next to the fence for a good view of passing animals"
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        "New chalets have a better view but nothing wrong with older chalets"
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        "The cottages 1-7 have nice trees to park your car under"
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