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 Post subject: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
Unread postPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:26 pm 
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Hello everyone

I thought it would be a good idea to start an 'accommodation photo's' thread in the Northern parks as well. It's been a huge success in the Kruger national park section and there are so many people who would like to see the photo's of forumites who visited the parks.

If you have any pictures of your bungalow or especially the view from your bungalow, please feel free to add your pictures here. Will you then please state:

* The park/camp
* The type of accommodation (for instance BD3)
* and then the bungalow/tent number



(If you wish to create collages, it will be appreciated. It brings the number of photo's per page to a minimum. It's not an obligation, just a suggestion. If you do not know how to make a collage, you are welcome to PM 'Lion queen'. She can help with it. Here is an example of her collages.)


You can find maps of the different camps here below.

Golden Gate National Park
Golden gate

Mapungubwe National Park
Mapungubwe

Marakele National Park
Marakele


In this Index you can find the pictures already added

Golden Gate National Park


Basotho Cultural Village
Hut no 3

Glen Reenen
LD2D, Unit no 17 ** View

Mountain Retreat Highlands Camp
FT4


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Mapungubwe National park

Leokwe Camp
Swimming pool ** Chalet 2 ** Number 3 ** Number 5 ** Number 9 ** number 9 views ** MAP

Tshugulu Lodge
Tshugulu Lodge

Vhembe Trails Camp
Vhembe 1 ** Vhembe 2 ** Vhembe 3

Limpopo Forest Tented Camp
Tent 1 ** Tents


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Marakele National Park

Tlopi Tented Camp


tented camp ** Tent number 7


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
Unread postPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:31 pm 
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What a nice idea. :thumbs_up:

Think Golden Gate will be the first one on my list to visit, would love to see some pics. 8)


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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Wow, Northern Parks as well! :gflower: :gflower: :gflower:


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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I am in Mapungubwe next weekend for 3 nights. Staying in limpopo forest tent camp. Will see what i can get there.


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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Thank you roaneric. Lovely thread :thumbs_up:

We stayed in Golden Gate in Aug 2011. This is Hut no 3 at the Basotho Cultural Village

The view of the huts and the surroundings

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The interior

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At Glen Reenen we had Unit no 17, LD2D

the view from the parking area

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The braai area

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Inside

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The kitchen area

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There you go picnic :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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Leokwe Camp, Mapungubwe. Chalet 5

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Shower pic taken from outside
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View from the chalet
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Limpopo Forest Tented Camp, Mapungubwe. Unit 1

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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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Hi SharifaImage

How are you doing? Thanks so much for these wonderful photo's. They sure helps a lot. :dance:


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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With the permission of Bushbuddies, here is a picture of golden gate

Glen Reenen Rest Camp

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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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We're going to Marakele this weekend, will try to get some pics. Going camping in Bontle :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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I have some really nice accommodation photo's of Mapungubwe. I can supply you with Tshugulu Lodge, Vhembe and Leokwe Camps. Will go through my photo's and send some shortly.

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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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Bushbarmy wrote:
I have some really nice accommodation photo's of Mapungubwe. I can supply you with Tshugulu Lodge, Vhembe and Leokwe Camps. Will go through my photo's and send some shortly.


That would be great Bushbarmy. :clap: :clap: :clap:


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Forgot to say bushbarmy

A warm welcome to the forum. Image


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 Post subject: Re: ACCOMMODATION PHOTO'S (Northern Parks)
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Hi everyone

"Meandering Mouse" asked me to add her post of Leokwe here on the accommodation thread. ENJOY :dance:


Meandering Mouse wrote:
I have been twice to Leokwe, both times in a one bedroomed cottage capable of sleeping 4. The first time I stayed was with my elderly mother, so we were in a cottage suitable for the disabled. I think it was number 2. The second time I stayed, we stayed in cottage number 6.

I did walk through the camps looking to see if there were any cottages that had no view. As far as I could see, there was only one that seemed to look over another cottage. Sadly, I cannot remember exactly which number it was, but I think that it might have been number 4.

The lower number, number 1 and 2 have the least privacy. This is mainly due to its position close to the pool area. I would definately choose one of the highest numbers which are situated against the cliff area and the futhest away from the common area.

Having said that, Leokwe is a camp that invites solitude. The units are designed to take in the beauty.

The pool area. Lovely first thing in the morning.

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The patio from unit 2.

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Interior of a one bedroomed cottage.

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The bedroom.

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This was taken from the pool area. I was hoping that I would have a picture taking in the whole camp. Sadly not. The units I would recommend would be those nesstled against the "cliffs". They would be the higher numbers.

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Some images of Tshugulu Lodge

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