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Thamalakane River Lodge

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“a lovely stay”(3 reviews)
“private pool”(3 reviews)
“sunset cruise”(9 reviews)
Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

The highlights were a game drive with Abraham, a mokoro boat trip into the delta, Drive Happiness and the fabulous wait staff Ana and and Ndi (who arrange for the staff to serenade us with traditional songs at dinner). The lodge is expanding, and there...More

Thank LynnMichelleMainland
Reviewed 6 days ago

The start of our African Safari and we were taken to Thamalakane River Lodge for dinner. Great menu and the service was fine. The view over the river watching elephants in the distance really complimented our experience. A word of warning make sure you have...More

Thank hgrundell
Reviewed 16 January 2018

What a pleasant experience. Can highly recommend this facility for families with friendly helpful staff always ready and available at all times. The personal attention from the owners and their family was an utmost bonus!!! The holiday of 5 nights was never dull and we...More

1  Thank CF_Ackermann
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Overall we found our stay at Thamalakane River Lodge welcoming, lovely and authentic. -The lady who received us, made us feel welcome. -The restaurant has an authentic ambiance: its terrace is lovely, extra candles improve the atmosphere. The food is excellent. -The staff is very friendly...More

Thank CNH_65
Response from Leana R, Owner at Thamalakane River LodgeResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you very much for your review on Thamalakane and we are deligted that you have enjoyed your stay at Thamalakane. We wish you safe travels and would be honoured to receive you one day back at Thamalakane. From all the staff at Thamalakane

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my family stayed at Thamalakane Lodge for a couple of nights. What a setting, right on the banks of the Thamalakane river. Hippos entertained us while we had drinks on the deck. Breakfast in the morning with all the activity at the river...More

Thank PierreGriffioen
Response from Leana R, Owner at Thamalakane River LodgeResponded 13 January 2018

We would like to thank you for the review .We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Thamalakane and all the activites and Safari. We hope to see you back at Thamalakane soon.

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$205 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$205 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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jpbroncos
15 May 2017|
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Response from Leana R | Property representative |
Good day Our babblers are flexible with double or twin beds, the family room has one double and a twin in two separate bedrooms sharing a bathroom.
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Regina D
22 March 2017|
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Response from Leana R | Property representative |
Hi The lodge is 20 min drive from town .You can also make use of Thamalakane transfer vehicle if you don't have a vehicle.
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happychild2017
2 January 2017|
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Response from WTW243 | Reviewed this property |
I do not work at the lodge and as far as I know, they do. My advice would be for you to contact the management at the Lodge. They will best answer your question as to how they can meet your needs. They are very helpful and... More
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"Ask for a room close to the river for the best views and privacy"
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"Excellent views of the river with Hippos on display from all rooms."
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"Ratings=service4, location=3 for being out of town &. 5 for being on the river, rooms=&"
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"Babbler and honeymoon suite, Liliac we both amazing. Loved the outdoor shower!"
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