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Thetford Game Reserve

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Mazowe Road, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 663 4938
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Magical time with the rhinos

We had a pleasant afternoon game drive surprisingly only 40 minutes out of the city. Being so close... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Bee T
via mobile
Best game drive near Harare

Good value for money, this game resort not far from Harare. The self-catering lodges are very... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Gabriele M
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Mazowe Road, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 663 4938
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We had a pleasant afternoon game drive surprisingly only 40 minutes out of the city. Being so close to civilisation I had no real expectation but was pleasantly surprised at the number of animals there were. The highlight was the feeding of the 10 rhinos...More

Thank Bee T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Good value for money, this game resort not far from Harare. The self-catering lodges are very comfortable if you want to stay overnight. Thetfords offer all day or half day game drives. They take you to a spot where Rhinos are all around you. Such...More

1  Thank Gabriele M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Great place to get close to the rhinos. The lodges are self catering and in good condition. You can take nice walks around as well.

Thank siymataytay
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful landscapes and a lovely guided tour. Plenty game to see and all ended off with lovely sundowners and snacks in the rhino enclosure. Rhinos all around you. Awesome experience

Thank tenohs
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

All I can do is rave rave rave about our day out yesterday. Thank you so much for the amazing time. We appreciate the work you all do, keeping the animals as the heroes, especially the Rhinos. We fell in love with them and felt...More

Thank Squirm2015
Reviewed 11 April 2017

An afternoon/early evening out - totally enjoyable for locals and visitors alike. Knowledgeable guides and fabulous drinks and delectable snacks as the sun sets.

Thank LesDuncan
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Driving among the 8 white rhinos was an experience that made our holiday. Our picnic among these majestic creatures was truly unique.

Thank AGCordahi
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I am trying to get hold of Thetford to make a booking. Mobile number does not work, and there is no email contact - what do I do! I have been before, so was able to rate it, but now I want to take an...More

20  Thank Hilary L
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stayed a night in one of the lodges (very nice, great views, well-equipped, comfortable) and did an afternoon game drive. The Thetford staff was extremely helpful and accommodating. The game drive was incredible - we must have seen a few hundred animals, from a...More

1  Thank Andrei F
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Three generations from 1 to 60 in age had a wonderful afternoon game viewing, watching the rhino being fed, and soaking up the atmosphere of this idyllic place

Thank Tony J
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Response from LesDuncan | Reviewed this property |
No for card payment but yes for bookings.