Lodges

Mushara Bush Camp

Beautiful, family-owned bush camp within easy reach of Etosha

Mushara Bush Camp

Set on a peaceful private concession, just 8kms from the entrance gate to Etosha National Park, this pretty bush camp offers an affordable and stylish safari experience for adventurous families, couples and solo travellers. A happy team of guides and camp staff, under the guidance of hands-on owners, Marc and Mariza, will take you on action-packed game drives and wow you with their array of culinary delights; food is a big part of Mushara Bushcamp's success story. Children are welcomed and well-entertained, there's an assortment of activities and play areas on offer for them.

At the lodge

The hotel

Built in 2009, the camp has a light, contemporary, Afro-chic style. The main dining and social areas are housed under an open-sided, thatched sala; a white pebble floor and use of natural materials in the build completes the outside, inside effect. The campfire is a popular meeting point for pre-dinner drinks and exchanging of stories. There is an outdoor pool, with a child-friendly section, and kids will also love hanging out in the camp's Jungle Gym play area.

The rooms

The camp has recently been to extended to a total of 16 Meru-style tents, including 4 family units which can accommodate two children on a sleeper couch. The tents are well-spaced out and tucked away in the trees, so everyone can find their corner of t§he bush. Simply furnished with double or twin beds, and a bathroom area to the rear of the tent with a shower and flush loo. Deckchairs sit on the porch for afternoon reading or stargazing.

On safari

Experiences

The focus is primarily on guided game drives, or self-drives, into Etosha National Park with its abundance of wildlife, usually found huddled around a few, well-known watering holes. If you do opt to self-drive, the camp's kitchen staff will happily make up a picnic lunch for you. Nature walks on the Mushara Reserve are also available. Or kick back, relax and enjoy the serenity of this special little bush camp.

When to go

Etosha by month

January

Season: Wet

February

Season: Wet

March

Season: Wet

April

Season: Dry

May

Season: Dry

June

Season: Dry

July

Season: Dry

August

Season: Dry

September

Season: Dry

October

Season: Dry

November

Season: Wet

December

Season: Wet

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