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    Thakadu River Camp

    Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$ 541
          US$ 521
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          • Average4%
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          • Terrible1%
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          11 - 15 of 308 reviews

          Reviewed 26 February 2017

          The area and game drives were very interesting, especially seeing lion families ar close range and elephants. Staff is very friendly and efficient. We had a lot of rain (mid februari), but seeing the game made up for it.

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          Thank M8445ETjoc
          Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River Camp

          Dear M8445ETjoc It was a pleasure hosting you. We are glad to see that despite the rain you still enjoyed your safari experience and stay with us. We hope to welcome you back as returning guests to Thakadu river Camp.

          Reviewed 19 February 2017

          My wife and I spent 3 nights and 3 days at Thakadu in November and had the most incredible time you could imagine. When we arrived at Thakadu we were warmly greeted and lunch was brought over to us which was very nice. When we...More

          Thank Frank C
          Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River Camp

          Dear Frank C It is very rewarding to see that you enjoyed your Madikwe Game Reserve experience and your stay with us. It was a pleasure hosting you and a privilege to shear Madikwe wildlife with you. We would gladly welcome you back as returning...More

          Reviewed 12 February 2017

          We had an excellent stay here for 3 nights. There was really nothing which could have been better (ok, no WiFi but who needs that in the bush??). Food was delicious, every meal an absolut delight (and we are real foodies!!). The two daily gamedrives...More

          Thank a-million-miles-com
          Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River Camp

          Dear a-million-miles-com Thank you for your review. Yes unfortunately our road is not in a good condition after well needed rain, glad you made a wise choice. It was a pleasure for the Thakadu Team to host you and we would love to see you...More

          Reviewed 6 February 2017

          We had a fabulous few days on safari at Thakadu. We picked it as it is owned and run by local people. The service was excellent and the food lovely - however the game drives were of course the highlight. Madikwe has a lot of...More

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          Thank Dicksondick
          Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River Camp

          Dear Dicksondick It was our privilege to share Madikwe beauty with you and a pleasure to host you as guests at Thakadu River Camp. We are looking forward to welcome you back as returning guests on your next trip to South Africa.

          Reviewed 2 February 2017

          We had a lovely time at Madikwe with a very comfortable room, good food and a tremendous guide on the game trips who was very knowledgeable and helpful. My husband has problems walking and the staff went out of their way to help us and...More

          Thank 352Pat
          Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River Camp

          Dear 352Pat Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure hosting you. We are looking forward to receive you back as returning guests.

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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
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          Details
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          • US$ 347 - US$ 533 (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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          • South Africa >
          • North-West Province >
          • Madikwe Game Reserve
          • Also Known As
          • Thakadu River Camp Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Mishy77
          Do you get phone signal and 3g or 4g from the tents?
          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
          hello! If we booked Thakadu River Camp, does the rate include the game drives? I know all meals are inclusive. How about the activities on-site? Thanks!
          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
          Is there an e-mail to contact someone directly at the Thakadu River Camp so I can arrange for ground transportation from the airport to the lodge and to also arrange special food requests.
          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
          "The room No5-12 is a fair walk from reception"
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          "all rooms are similar and locations are well positioned next to a river."
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          "We had room 1. Very close to the entrance."
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          "There are twelve tents and we were in tent four; just a short 3-5 minute walk to the main lodge."
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