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virginia
Reviewed 25 August 2008

I loved my stay at Etali. But, I would like to warn others that children under 12 are allowed at this and MANY other lodges. Two little brats nearly ruined my trip. I don't know how a lodge owner is suppose to glean if the little ones are brats or not - but once that door is open, believe me,...

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Oundle, UK
Reviewed 8 January 2008

We stayed at Etali with our three teenage children for 3 nights, and as soon as we were met at the entrance by Moses and his staff we knew that we were in for a treat. The service was truly wonderful , and very personal. We felt at home almost immediately. We were shown around and then taken to our...

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3Thank janetatt
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 25 August 2007

Stayed at Etali for 4 nights with wife and 2 teenagers. Facilities / rooms were top notch, guides were excellent. Chilly in the morning and when the sun goes down in the winter, so be prepared, but they will keep you warm during game drives. Food was pretty good, they were breaking in a new chef. Noticable difference if you...

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1Thank SydH
SW London
Reviewed 20 April 2007

Just come back from a family holiday over easter to South Africa. Our first stop was at the Etali Safari Lodge in the Madikwe area. I had spent a lot of time researching and poring over websites and was hoping that I had chosen the right one for our family - and wasn't disappointed. The Lodge is absolutely beautiful, everything...

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1Thank Richmondwife
United States
Reviewed 19 February 2007

The Etali safari lodge is excellent and the staff extemely warm and welcoming, nothing was too much trouble. I have only given it an average marking as the evening meals were limited, i.e. we were served mussels as an appetiser, one of our group was allergic to mussels and two didn't like them but there was no alternative available. There...

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3Thank Vendue2
cheshire
Reviewed 5 October 2006

We stayed at Etali for the first 3 nights of our honeymoon. It was the best holiday we have ever had and left the rest of our honeymoon a lot to live up to! We flew in to Madikwe with fed air from jo'berg and were met by the lodges' safari jeep. On the way back to the lodge from...

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8Thank cros
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 October 2005

We - two adults two teenagers visited Madikwe game reserve in July of this year and stayed at Etali Safair Lodge - we would all recommend it highly. We flew in from Johannesburg on a 12 seater plane with Fedair which was wonderful - we were met on the airsrtip by a landcruiser from Etali with our driver and spotter...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Etali Safari Lodge

Address: Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Price Range: R9 935 - R16 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Etali Safari Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All suites have excellent views though some are a little larger for families if required”
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