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“game drives”(118 reviews)
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All reviewsheated plunge poolwatering holegame drivesrooms are amazingwater holeanimal sightingsspecial requeststhe reservewild dogsan amazing experiencelarge decktotal privacyspa treatmentssafari lodgewithin hoursspecial thanksbush walk
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely top class safari lodge. It was our honeymoon, our first safari experience and Etali significantly exceeded our expectations. The staff were unbelievably genuine, helpful and polite in a discreet and welcoming manner. We stayed in the honeymoon suite and had fantastic views over the...More

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you very much for the kind review of your honeymoon experience with us in the Madikwe Game Reserve. We look forward to hosting you again for your anniversary! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

Reviewed 30 November 2017

Madikwe Game Reserve always deliveres amazing wild life experiences. Etali Safari Lodge is perfectly located, with a great water hole, flexible and service minded staff. This time around the weather was versitilebut Oct / Nov is a great time to go. Highly recommended

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 14 December 2017

Dear 68piat, Thank you for the kind and positive review. We hope to see you again soon at the lodge for an opportunity to earn that 5th star. Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

Reviewed 27 November 2017

We went to this facility from Botswana. We booked ahead for a morning safari followed by lunch. When we arrived in the morning (greeted by a welcome drink) It was suggested that we could help ourselves to breakfast if we were hungry before we left...More

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 28 November 2017

Dear Ericon, Thank you for taking the time to write such a warm review and endorsement of your day visit with us in the Madikwe Game Reserve. We hop to host you again soon for a more extended stay! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

It is my 3rd time in Etali Safari Lodge and each time I have a better experience. The staff, amenities and facilities are perfect, there is loads of attention to detail and experiencing a safari, the African spirit or just a romantic getaway in the...More

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Pakyov, Thank you for taking time to write such a positive review of your return stay with us. We are very glad that the lodge is so memorable to you and look forwarding to hosting you again in the future. Kind Regards, Koos and...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

I am definitely going back soon Service was awesome Food was out of this world I will recommend this place to all the people I know And the game drive awesome Family enjoyed themselves Met new people .More

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Lebanang, Thank you for taking the time to give us some positive feedback. We are glad to hear that your time at the lodge was so exceptional and look forward to hosting you again for a chance to win that fifth star. Kind Regards,...More

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simona47
25 March 2017|
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Response from JonSyd | Reviewed this property |
Hi we just stayed there. its a short walk from the lodge , 2-3 min tops. Its probably the most private of the lodges, but it does not have a direct view of the water hole. It is however one of the " roads" taken by the... More
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saxon27
2 September 2016|
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Andrew L | Reviewed this property |
All the rooms are lovely, but I think the only ones with a clear view are those near the waterhole. Remember though that the real opportunity to see animals are on the game drives in the morning and evening. During the... More
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"Room 5,6 and 7 (my personal favouite) All these rooms overlook the waterhole and are close to the main..."
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"Request a room with view of the waterhole"
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"Room 6 had a great view of the watering hole!"
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"There a a few suites that overlook the watering hole - some great sights from your balcony!"
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