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All reviewsheated plunge poolwatering holegame drivesrooms are amazingwater holeanimal sightingsspecial requeststhe reservewild dogsan amazing experiencelarge decktotal privacyspa treatmentssafari lodgewithin hoursspecial thanksbush walk
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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

Reviewed 22 September 2017

I couldn't recommend this place high enough! Our say was magical - elephants, zebra, impala, warthog constantly sauntering past as we relaxed in our luxurious and very comfortable room. The outdoor shower was an amazing experience as elephants walked closely by. We managed to see...More

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Harley, Thank you for the strong endorsement. We are very glad to hear that your visit with us to the Madikwe Game Reserve was so memorable. We hope to see you again soon at the lodge. Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Staff very friendly and helpful , great food , room very clean with lots of extras perfect place for an Africa safari with ample wildlife. The waterhole definitely the highlight of our trip Well done to all concern at Etali.

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Maggie, Thank you for taking the time to write such a warm endorsement of your visit to the lodge. We hope to see you again during your next visit to the Madikwe Game Reserve. Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Set your expectations as high as you will. They will be exceeded. The enjoyable experience begins even before you enter the gate at the park, with a booking procedure that makes you feel special. And once inside the park, even the animals oblige with their...More

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1  Thank s0riav
Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Dear S0riav, Thank you for taking the time to write such a warm review. We hope to see you again soon at the lodge when you next visit the Madikwe Game Reserve. Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Angie and team at Etali paid attention to every detail. Not only did we see and learn about amazing wildlife, but also the focus on each family member and the experience of the family unit were amazing. With genuine smiles, Angie and each staff member...More

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Response from Etali-Safari, Owner at Etali Safari LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Sara, Thank you very much for the kind and thoughtful review detailing your memorable experience at the lodge. It was an absolute pleasure hosting your family and we hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Koos and the Etali Team

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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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"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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"Room 6 had a great view of the watering hole!"
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"There a a few suites that overlook the watering hole - some great sights from your balcony!"
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