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    Etali Safari Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
    011 27 12 346 0124
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    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
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    “watering hole” (68 reviews)
    “game drives” (115 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    Excellent lodge, good game drives. Can recommend it. We had a lot of fun and enjoyed the great suite we had during our stay. Service is also good. The food could have been better, but the barbecue was excellent. Can recommend it for a stay...More

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    Thank Ulrich S
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 20 October 2017

    Dear Ulrich, Thank you for the positive review and warm endorsement. We note your feedback on our meals and will continue to strive for excellence in this regard too. We hope that you will return soon in order for us to earn that 5th star....More

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    My second stay at Etali, this time with friends. Another unforgettable experience, starting with a late afternoon game drive. We arrived an hour late, but the ranger waited for us! The food is absolutely excellent and the new chef deserves only compliments. The lodges are...More

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    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Dear Ari, Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review about your second stay at Etali. It was an absolute pleasure hosting your family at the lodge during your stay in the Madikwe Game Reserve and we hope to see you...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    We had an amazing time at Etali! We were blown away with how accomodating the lodge and staff were with our two young children (2 and 4) Very flexible and accomodating! Game viewing was spectacular! Angie, Doctor and Alfred made our stay "One to remember"...More

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    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

    Dear Chris, Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review of your stay at the lodge. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you during your stay at the Madikwe Game Reserve and we hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards,...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    As very experienced safari travellers, especially in Madwikwe, we already have seen a lot of lodges in Madikwe, but we never have stayed for more nights in this part of Madikwe where Etali is. We were very curious and we can only say that the...More

    1  Thank BalouIvy
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

    Dear BalouIvy, Thank you for taking the time to writes such a positive review on your stay at the lodge. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you at the lodge and we are glad to hear that your experience at the lodge exceeded your expectations,...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

    From the moment you arrive to the time you leave. You are well taken care of. The room was great with a beautiful view over a watering hole where the animals would come to drink. Food great and staff even greater. Thanks for the happy...More

    1  Thank Adeline J
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

    Dear Adeline, Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review about your stay at the lodge. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$1 140 - US$1 636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Etali Safari Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
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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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    1 September 2016|
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    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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    "bungalows facing the water hole add to the experience"
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    "Feedback from guests suggested that all rooms were of a good standard and well located."
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    "View at the waterhole"
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    "Room 6 - right above the waterhole and nearest to the restaurant"
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