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Madikwe Game Reserve 2581 South Africa See on map
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Breakfast included
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All reviews water hole watering hole outdoor shower the reserve safari experience beautiful experience self drive various animals private balcony his job south africa white rhino spent two nights enjoyed every minute five star hour drive main building
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at Tau Lodge for 4 nights and it was just spectacular. Here’s how the daily routine goes: 5:00 am – wake up call for morning game drive You get a call to remind you to come over to the main lodge area! 5:30...More

Thank Usha R
Response from taugame, Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the detailed review, we greatly appreciate the time you took! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for recommending us and please let us know when you are planning your next trip!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Daniel was excellent we had great sightings , food was great , all staff were very friendly , rooms a bit tired . Tau is still our favourite having tried many other game reserves. so overall i think we have been to tau four or...More

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Response from taugame, Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, we greatly appreciate it! We have taken note of you comment in connection with the rooms and are looking into making some changes in the future. We are however so pleased that we are still...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just spent 5 days there and had an amazing time. All of the staff were great as was the food. Had an amazing massage at the spa. First safari, and we saw and amazing variety of animals. Madikwe is a great park and our...More

Thank Steve E
Response from taugame, Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks Steve for your kind words, Kgomotso is delighted with your positive feedback! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us! Best wishes from all of us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable rooms, good food and friendly staff. Our ranger, Daniel, had a passion for the bush and all its creatures. In front of the lodge is a large body of water filled with water lilies and water birds. From the comfort of the room, we...More

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Response from taugame, Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and your kind comments! Many thanks for staying with us, we are delighted that you enjoyed the visit and that you saw such a great variety of animals, while just staying in your chalet! You are right, sometimes there is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The transfer from Johannesburg was already great and we saw quite a lot on the way to the lodge. The apartment bungalow was very nice and super clean. Beautiful waterhole and wild life watching. The staff is very friendly but subtle. The team of rangers...More

Thank VinC144
Response from taugame, Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Many thanks for your review, and your kind comments! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, thank you for spending your holiday at Tau! A bit unfortunate that the road trip on the way back took a lot longer than expected, we...More

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Tau Game Lodge is a 5 star Game lodge Situated in “Big 5”- Malaria Free Madikwe Reserve. Accessible by scheduled flights, or a 4 hour drive from Johannesburg. Each of the chalets ensures privacy with More its own viewing deck, the main lodge offers a Curio shop, Swimming pool as well as a lounge, bar, and dining area, all partially outdoors.The convention centre offers state-of- the-Art meeting facilities. At The Spa Oasis, guests are offered rejuvenating spa treatments, surrounded by the beauty of the African Bush. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$716 - US$816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tau Game Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$716 - US$816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tau Game Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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DelythG
11 July 2018|
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Response from W1lma | Reviewed this property |
Vehicles were land cruisers, high at the back with canvass roof. Not sure how many people they can take in total. We were a party of seven and there was still room
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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 nadinez581 | 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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"Pick a room close to the main lodge so that you can be close to the action."
290ushar
3 days ago
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"Standard Chalets have no lounge area, but Deluxe Chalets do. Other than that, they all have super views."
AlanSamons
1 week ago
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"Ask for a room with large sliding doors , in the day go to the pool that is away from the main lodge for..."
rossb980
07 Oct 2018
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"The family unit is situated in front of the pump into the watering hole... elephants were nearly constantly..."
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02 Oct 2018
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