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Special Price: For Travel on 8 -26 April
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Special Price: For Travel on 8 -26 April
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We spent three nights here and feel so,so lucky to have been able to experience Madikwe. Lodging, food,hospitality, game drives, our terrific guide Kyle AND the animals!! Highly recommend visiting here. All parts of the Safari experience are handled first-rate. Food was delicious too. My...More

Thank KenyalionNewYorkCity
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Every cottage has a private veranda overlooking a much frequented dam. We enjoyed herds of ellies with babies, zebra, buffalo, giraffe all coming to drink without moving from our room. It is all very comfortable, the staff charming and helpful, and the country glorious after...More

Thank leplum
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great lodge with every amenity you could want minus the slow wifi. The people are friendly and helpful, the rooms are very comfortable with a nice outdoor terrace and view. I enjoyed the private outdoor shower in the sunshine! The food was...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit as a family and TAU never ceases to amaze us. Every trip more exciting and refreshing than the last. The friendly welcome from reception right through to the smiles and friendliness from the porters really makes one feel apart of...More

Thank snorels
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We spent a tremendous 4 days at Tau, my wife and our 2 teenage kids. This was our first safari experience and we were in Stuarts very capable hands. He did an outstanding job of adding to our knowledge of the animals and was a...More

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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$ 554 - US$ 879 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 554 - US$ 879 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Peter K
15 April 2018|
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Response from taugame | Property representative |
Good day, you can tip by credit card or cash, either way will be much appreciated by the Rangers. (a guideline is around R 150.- per game drive per room, but this is completely at your discretion)
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TanyaCohen24
13 July 2017|
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Response from nadine z | Reviewed this property |
Just read your question. I am glad that you can already stay in Tau. So they managed to receive visitors even with the main building down. At Tau the waterhole is amazing to see hurdes of animals. The food was very nice. Of... 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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"All the rooms face the watering hole - I was in room 8 and had a great view"
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"They are all great rooms. Depends if you want to be near the main lodge or the infinity pool. They all have..."
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"The lodge offers standard, luxury and family rooms."
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"Some rooms have poor waterhole views"
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