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Madikwe Game Reserve South Africa See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

To those of you trying to figure out whether those leaving poor reviews are simply a bunch of fussy whingers, I can confirm they are. Our whole experience here was great. Very homely and relaxed, lovely food and great wildlife. Patience and the team were...More

Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Thakadu and we were so pleased to be back. This lovely camp makes it possible to slip into another world, where you sleep in a tent so feel close to nature’s sounds, yet completely safe. Each tent feels delightfully...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Thakadu River camp for 4 nights in August and had a fantastic time. All the staff were so friendly and lovely, food was amazing and plentiful, our room was lovely and clean and had great facilities.Gery, our ranger for the 4 days...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lodge is really lovely. Comfy living spaces and friendly staff. The Ranger we had, Duncan was really informative and a great driver, taking us off road and right in the thick of it! Madikwe doesn't have as many lodges as some of the other...More

1  Thank Liz B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The lodge has superb and comfortable, accommodation facilities, the staff are all very friendly and helpful, and the food 10 out of 10, will definitely visit again!!Thanks guys, keep up the good work!!

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 397 - USD 636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thakadu River Camp Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 397 - USD 636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thakadu River Camp Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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Laura B
15 August 2018|
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Response from TracyL1657 | Reviewed this property |
yes the drives were included and if you wanted to you could tip your driver at the end of the trip
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Dani L
26 January 2018|
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Response from Elle D | Reviewed this property |
Yes yes. There is a game drive in the morning and afternoon. Just phone the lodge and confirm the times. Their customer service was great.
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Room Tips
"Tents with higher numbers are further out so more private; those with lower numbers are closer to main lodge."
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"Recommend tents 1-4 as they are the closest to the lodge."
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"As the rooms are like pearls on a chain along the river - it would be good for people with limited movement..."
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"The room was perfect... though the only issue we had were marks on the head board of the bed. Probably where..."
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