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Tau Game Lodge

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  • Excellent83%
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

We were 2 families, total group of 8 that planned this safari ride for month ahead we came to TAU not knowing hat to expect, we actually stayed at the sister lodge Matla but with all the TAU staff & excitement. From the get go...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

We stayed at the Matla Lodge(owners property) as Tau had suffered from a fire 2 weeks prier to our tripm so we were put up at Matla .What a place! rooms were spacious comfortable clean people were awesome, so warm and welcoming we did not...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

My wife and I went here with our good friends for a weekend safari. It was one of the best experiences of our lives. The main lodge/restaurant is beautiful with many seating areas, great balconies overlooking a watering hole where plenty of game comes to...More

Thank Miller_World_Edition
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a trip! From start to finish, the stay at Matla/Tau was exceptional. Because of the recent fire that destroyed the main building, we were offered to stay at the owner's private lodge nearby. The staff from Tau made the small number of guests feel...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The Tau Game Lodge June 2017 by Nadine We flew in to the Madikwe airstrip with a comfortable flight from federal air. Getting out of the plane, overwhelmed by the bush silence, a ranger was waiting for us to drive us to the tau game...More

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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$ 555 - US$ 884 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 555 - US$ 884 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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TanyaCohen24
13 July 2017|
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Response from Barbara B | Reviewed this property |
We were in the same situation and decided to stay at Matla. Best decision ever. Staff is fabulous, rooms are so much better than at Tau and you still have a small water hole in front of the main building to watch animals... More
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simona47
18 January 2017|
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Response from Walter G | Reviewed this property |
The best views are the ones closest to the Main Building 1 to 5. best regards, Walter
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28 March 2015|
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Response from taugame | Property representative |
Good day, at the moment it is not that cold yet, so a jacket will be enough it is only in May - July that you would need warmer clothes. We also provide blankets on the landrovers should you still need some extra warmth... More
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"Some rooms have poor waterhole views"
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"Lodge n.5 has great view on the water hole"
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"We stayed in the zebra room and our girls had the Giraffe room, Perfect!"
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"Every room is actually a stand-alone cabin on the watering hole, they are all great"
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