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    Tau Game Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve 2581, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9615
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    Traveller (506)
    Room & Suite (84)
    Dining (20)
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “water hole” (51 reviews)
    “watering hole” (56 reviews)
    “ranger mike” (5 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 419 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    If you are looking for a Safari experience at a Lodge provides first class service and facilities then you should seriously consider Tau. My third visit here and each one has been better than the previous one!

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    Thank gristi
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This place is fabulous! The accomodation was lovely and the staff were absolutely brilliant. Our ranger Ernie went above and beyond on every drive he took us on and his passion and energy made an amazing experience extra amazing!!!

    1  Thank Mooseygoose
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Tau Game Lodge for 5 days in late September. It was a great experience for a few reasons which I summarised below: - Deluxe lodge: very comfortable bed, has a direct view on a water hole where animals gather during the day...More

    1  Thank Christian M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I visited Tau in September 2017. Every moment of our stay was excellent. The staff go out of their way to ensure you are taken care of and The food is delicious. Our ranger was Derek and he was absolutely wonderful. We...More

    1  Thank Nia M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had booked into Tau Lodge, but due to reconstruction, I had the sublime experience of staying at Matla Lodge. I flew with Federal Airline from Johannesburg, their lounge is an experience in itself. I was collected at the airstrip by the delightful Reggie &...More

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    • USD 541 - USD 698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 30
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Tau Game Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
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    13 July 2017|
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    Response from Barbara B | Reviewed this property |
    We were in the same situation and decided to stay at Matla. Best decision ever. Staff is fabulous, rooms are so much better than at Tau and you still have a small water hole in front of the main building to watch animals... More
    19 January 2017|
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    Response from Walter G | Reviewed this property |
    The best views are the ones closest to the Main Building 1 to 5. best regards, Walter
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    29 March 2015|
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    Response from taugame | Property representative |
    Good day, at the moment it is not that cold yet, so a jacket will be enough it is only in May - July that you would need warmer clothes. We also provide blankets on the landrovers should you still need some extra warmth... More
    Room Tips
    "Lodge n.5 has great view on the water hole"
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    "We stayed in the zebra room and our girls had the Giraffe room, Perfect!"
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    "Every room is actually a stand-alone cabin on the watering hole, they are all great"
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    "All rooms are well appointed and front on a gae watering hold where wildlife congregates throughout the day."
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