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    Thakadu River Camp

    Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    • Excellent76%
    • Very good17%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “luxury tents” (10 reviews)
    “game drive” (42 reviews)
    “community run” (5 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 304 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    After quite a long trip via an unpaved road we were completely suprised by the warm and professional welcome. We enjoyed our stay at Taduku from the first moment. The only thing to complain was the guide during the game drives. He answered questions quite...More

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    Thank Carola F
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I spent a weekend at Thakudu River Camp. We absolutely loved every minute, such an experience and a real feeling of being out in the bush. Food was excellent and staff very helpful and friendly. We were very impressed with our game...More

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    Thank janeyney
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear janeyney We are glad to see that you loved Madikwe Game Reserve and had an awesome time and experience at Thakadu River Camp. We are looking forward to welcome you back as returning guests.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Game drives where of a high quality and rangers are very qualified with a good experience and humor. Lodge is of a very good overall quality and food is excellent. I can only recommend this lodge and the Madikwe game reserve.

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    Thank Michel S
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Michel S We appreciate your review and recommendation. It was a pleasure hosting you. We hope to receive you back as returning guests at Thakadu River Camp.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent 4 days in Thakadu. It was our first safari. Would recommend flying into Madikwe instead of driving. Nov is the start of malaria season and we found out Madikwe is Malaria free. The resort, staff and food were amazing. The rooms were perfect....More

    Thank blukacs2002
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear blukacs2002 It was a pleasure hosting the four of you. We are glad that we had the opportunity to make your first safari a special experience. We hope to see you back as returning guests in future.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We really enjoyed our stay in this lodge! The staff was always happy, friendly and helpful. The food was delicious and we really enjoyed the braai every other day. The rooms are private with balconies facing the river, where you can ocasionally spot animals. Game...More

    Thank Remco L
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Remco L Thank you for your review. We are trilled to see that you had a great time at Thakadu River Camp. It was a pleasure hosting you and we are looking forward to receive you back as returning guests.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$398 - US$528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Thakadu River Camp Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
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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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    Ken R
    7 July 2016|
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    Response from Hanlie L | Property representative |
    Details are available on our web page.
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    Room Tips
    "Some rooms are quite far away from the lobby. From the last room #12 it takes about 5 - 7 minutes walk. But..."
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    "If you find it hard to get around try for a room near the lodge"
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    "Game driving not recommended for children under12"
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    "Zip your tent up the Monkeys are a nuisance! But Cute if you like them up close and personal"
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