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    Tau Game Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve 2581, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

    Every year for 16 years we have been doing a yearly bush trip as a group of 5 couples. We have tried many lodges in sabi , thorny bush , Kruger and Zambia. This lodge is by far the most outdated and not to the...More

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    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    The lodge is located at a waterhole in the gated Madikwe game reserve. All bungalows have a view on the waterhole. The rangers guiding the observation tours are very knowledgeable and take you close to the big fives. The advantage of a gated reserve is...More

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    Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

    My hubby treated me to a surprise night away at Tau Game Lodge, Madikwe, for my birthday. Wow! What an amazing experience. Great game drive, great staff (Special mention to Nicky who made our stay and experience so amazing and unforgettable. To our ranger Mike,...More

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    Reviewed 4 September 2016

    This was my first safari and I could not believe how close we got tot the animals. We went out twice each day and saw all of the Big five and more. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the food was delicious and plentiful....More

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    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    Our family of 5 had a great time at Tau Game Lodge. The accomdations and meals were good, service was excellent, staff friendly, and having the water hole right next to the lodge ensured us close sightings of many animals every day. But the really...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 448 - US$ 731 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Traveller (437)
    Room & Suite (84)
    Dining (20)
    Pool & Beach (8)
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    simona47
    Hello we r a family of 4 with kids 10 and 14. Which room numbers do u recomend wectake for the best viewing from the room also don't want to b too close to the main lodge
    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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    kohlvr
    HI My wife and I will be staying at Tau Lodge from Thursday till Tuesday and are looking forward to an amazing experience. I would like to know how cold it is in the mornings and evenings on the game driver "Beanie cold" or just a normal jacket. Is the best way via the N4 Rustenburg or Magalies/Koster from Jhb. Regards Kohl
    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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    Meg D
    Is it an easy drive from Pretoria? Looking to rent a car and drive to the lodge. Once on the reserve, is the lodge easy to find?
    10 March 2015|
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    Response from taugame | Property representative |
    It is an easy 4 to 4.5 hour trip on the N4 via Rustenburg (tarred roads - partly toll roads). It would be best to use the directions given on the website as using a GPS can send you on "back roads" instead. From Zeerust... More
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    Room Tips
    "The best rooms to book are #5 - 10. Best view of the water hole & much quieter."
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    "The family suite (rooms 1+2) is the best, sleeps four."
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    "The rangers cater for all your needs on game drives - warm blankets and ponchos were provided for bad weather."
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    "Do not accept the units either side of the main patio / dining area, as they get substantial noise from..."
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