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“watering hole”(72 reviews)
“game drives”(119 reviews)
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We were so impressed with the staff, food, service, lodge, safari it was one of the best holidays we have ever had. Angela was so helpful and friendly and was so happy and smiling, she really impressed us but we would also praise every other...More

Thank jgam43
Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Jgam43, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us in the Madikwe Game Reserve. It was absolute pleasure hosting you and we hop to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

Reviewed 24 January 2018

A well run game lodge with spectacular drives through the park. The lodge was very well designed the food was good and the staff very friendly and helpful. Lazarus, the guide was completely knowledgeable and professional and Prince was a very talented spotter.More

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Thank Julie E
Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Julie, Thank you for taking the time to write such a warm review of your stay. We are glad to hear that your visit with us in the Madikwe Game Reserve was so memorable and we hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We spent three nights at Etali Safari Lodge situated in Madikwe Game Park between 18-21 January. The driver they recommended picked us up in our hotel on time and conveyed us to the lodge in about four hours. The mood was instantly set by the...More

Thank RexWarren
Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Rex, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us in the Madikwe Game Reserve. We are very glad to hear that all aspects of the lodge helped to make your visit unforgettable. We look forward to hosting you again upon...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018

This was the perfect place for a day visit. The lodge is a 50 minute drive from the main gate off the Tlokweng Border. Pre - Booking is a requirement. Confirmation will be made with lodge at the main gate. Warning GPS will not work...More

1  Thank zodiac0908
Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Zodiac, Thank you for taking the time to review your brief day visit to the lodge. It was a pleasure hosting you and your sisters for lunch and your feedback on the quality of our meals and service are well appreciated. I would like...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The lodge is simply the most incredible place I have ever been. The staff are friendly and helpful, the rooms are amazing, and I will never forget the feeling of looking out over breakfast as elephants, lions, giraffes and more wandered up to the watering...More

Thank patowatts
Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 21 January 2018

Dear Patowatts, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of your magical experience with us in the Madikwe Game Reserve. We are glad to hear that every aspect of your stay was so memorable and we hope to see you...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
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US$989 - US$1 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$989 - US$1 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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
1 September 2016|
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stfreedman
31 August 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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"View of water hole"
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"Lodge 5, private with great view of waterhole yet close to main lodge"
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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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