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Thakadu River Camp

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Reviewed 3 days ago

When we arrived, the reception was warm and friendly, introducing themselves with a big smile making you feel extremely welcome! The experience we had was exactly what we had expected... out in the bush majority of the day, with a calm and inviting place to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the best time here - loved the tents and the game drives especially. The food was good and the staff was friendly. The 1st two game drives with Jerry were wonderful and then we got Patience. We were surprised to find out that...More

Thank familyof6plusadog
Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 6 days ago

Dear familyof6plusdog It is very rewarding to see that our guests left with great memories of their Safari experience and stay at Thakadu River Camp. We are looking forward to welcome you back as returning guests in the future.

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Beautiful Lodge stunning wild life sightings, staff kind and friendly making you feel right at home. Comfortable accommodations delicious food, exceeds expectations every time! LOVE Thakadu River Lodge and will continue our visits with them in thr future.

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Thank idubephotosafaris
Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 6 days ago

Dear idubephotosafaris It is always a yearly highlight to welcome you and your clients back. Thank you for getting your clients involve with all the wonderful work done at Molatedi school. We are looking forward to receive you back during October and November.

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Thakadu River Camp is a truly magical place! It’s surrounded only by nature and yet everything is luxurious and nothing is missing. The tents are spacious and clean and beautifully furnished- you even have a bathtub!!! Our tent had a balcony overlooking the trees, it...More

3  Thank Magdalena W
Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 6 days ago

Dear Magdalena We are trilled to see that you had an exciting traveling experience with your stay with us. It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to welcome you back at Thakadu River Camp.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

My son and I visited the Thakadu River Camp and were blown away by the wonderful service, game drive rangers and the whole trip in general. There were 3 rangers for our group and we switched around in different vehicles. All 3, Patience, Gerry and...More

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Thank Luciano B
Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 6 days ago

Dear Luciano B It was great hosting the two of you and the rest of the group. I am sure by now all those photos have been edited and save for good memories.

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Dani L
25 January 2018|
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Response from Elle D | Reviewed this property |
Yes yes. There is a game drive in the morning and afternoon. Just phone the lodge and confirm the times. Their customer service was great.
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Mishy77
6 January 2017|
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Response from Hanlie L | Property representative |
Connection is not always strong but you will be able to connect with 3G.
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GabsGirl76
8 September 2016|
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Response from Hanlie L | Property representative |
Dear Janloubse Yes the rate include two game drives per day.
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Room Tips
"The room was perfect... though the only issue we had were marks on the head board of the bed. Probably where..."
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"If you need to be close to reception nd facilities, you need to stick to rooms 1 to 4 max. the rooms are..."
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"We were given Tent number 2 as requested - a manageable distance from the Lodge/swimming pool/pick up area..."
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"Tents 6 onwards are a bit of distance from the main building so request a nearer tent if you need to."
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