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    Etali Safari Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
    011 27 12 346 0124
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    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “watering hole” (66 reviews)
    “game drives” (111 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    An excellent trip, nothing was to much trouble. From the moment that you arrive to the sad moment that you leave again, you are being cared for in a friendly and affectionate way by well trained staff. The food and kitchen just continuously amazed us...More

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    1  Thank 796dirkd
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Dirk, Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you at the lodge and we look forward to hosting you again in the future! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    Etali Safari Lodge is in the heart of Madikwe Game Reserve. You will enjoy first the trip through the game reserve to Etali Lodge. There you will welcome the friendly staff and you enjoy your whole stay. Excellent life experience!!!

    1  Thank Martin_Prazak
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Martin, Thank you for taking the time to review your excellent life experience at Etali Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve. We hope to see you again soon at the lodge! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    I can't say enough good things about Etali Safari Lodge. Koos (pronounced "Quiss") is the owner/operator and he made sure we had everything we needed. I took my wife and our two daughters ages 12 and 9 to Madikwe Game Reserve and chose Etali after...More

    1  Thank kormston
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Kormston, Thank you for taking the time to review your family holiday at Etali Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve. It was an absolute pleasure hosting your family at the lodge and we hope to see you again in the future! Kind Regards,...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    This was my family's first safari and we were not disappointed! We saw a plethora of wildlife each day. The guides were very knowledgeable. Also, the food at this lodge is great. I have dietary restrictions, and there are many things I don't like to...More

    1  Thank Anjali R
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Anjali, It is always a pleasure hosting first-time safari lovers at Etali. We are glad to hear that every day of your experience was so relaxing and memorable and we hope to see you again soon at the lodge. Kind Regards, Koos and the...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    This weekend changed the way we think of the bush and luxury accommodation. It's all in the detail and the value proposition was amazing. The rooms, the food, the game drives - everything was top class!

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    1  Thank 297natashap
    Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 7 July 2017

    Dear Natasha, It was a pleasure hosting you family at the lodge for your daughter's 21st birthday. We hope to see you back again soon. Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$959 - US$1 478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • 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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    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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    "Rooms can accommodate beds for kids too!"
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    "There are two rooms with view to the waterwhole. Ask upon arrival, if you can get one of them."
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    "Lodge 7 has an excellent view."
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    "Get a room with fireplace and Jacuzzi for a romantic get away"
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