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Reviewed 7 February 2018

At Tau you can get have an up close and personal experience with the best of Africa's wildlife. The rooms are separate stone cottages with a unique outdoor shower. Aside from the thrilling early morning and late afternoon game drives, you can sit at the...More

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Response from taugame, General Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

We are delighted that enjoyed your time at the lodge, thank you for your comments!

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Our daughter and son in law chose Tau Lodge for their destination wedding. The wedding was to have been in August 2017 but due to the fire at Tau in June 2017 the wedding was postponed to the weekend of 2nd - 4th Feb. From...More

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Response from taugame, General Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

We are all thrilled to hear that the wedding weekend was such a great experience, thank you very much for your feedback. The Tau staff wishes Jess and Matthew much happiness and an amazing life together.

Reviewed 7 January 2018

We had a great stay at Tau Game Lodge; the welcome was friendly as if welcoming a family member, the rooms are big, very clean with a nice view to the game, the food was ok but the game drives were fantastic with a lot...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

What an amazing game experience at Tau Game Lodge ! The drives, both early in the morning or late in the afternoon, make unforgettable memories, with all the various animals we could meet (the big 5 and many more !) and thanks to our ranger...More

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Response from taugame, Public Relations Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you very much, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay, your feedback on all aspects of the lodge is much appreciated! The New website will actually be up next week, so we have been working on that and we will inform...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Great staff and thoughtful on very detail. Good place to relax and see some animals. Lack a little bit of entertainment during the night but excellent place!!! I strongly suggest to order some wine at the room and enjoy the night with your companion.

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USD 547 - USD 879 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Peter K
15 April 2018|
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Response from taugame | Property representative |
Good day, you can tip by credit card or cash, either way will be much appreciated by the Rangers. (a guideline is around R 150.- per game drive per room, but this is completely at your discretion)
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TanyaCohen24
13 July 2017|
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Response from nadine z | Reviewed this property |
Just read your question. I am glad that you can already stay in Tau. So they managed to receive visitors even with the main building down. At Tau the waterhole is amazing to see hurdes of animals. The food was very nice. Of... More
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simona47
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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"All the rooms face the watering hole - I was in room 8 and had a great view"
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"They are all great rooms. Depends if you want to be near the main lodge or the infinity pool. They all have..."
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"The lodge offers standard, luxury and family rooms."
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"Some rooms have poor waterhole views"
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