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    Thakadu River Camp

    Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good18%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “luxury tents” (10 reviews)
    “family tent” (4 reviews)
    “game drives” (88 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 September 2016

    My wife and I spent 6 nights at Thakadu River Camp for a short holiday and really enjoyed our experience. Thakadu River Camp is situated in the Eastern part of the Madikwe reserve and is roughly a 3 hour drive from Johannesburg. The last 20-30km...More

    1  Thank Phillip M
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 12 September 2016

    Dear Phillip M We are trilled to see that you enjoyed your stay at Thakadu River Camp. Thank you for your detailed review, much appreciated. We take note of all your comments and suggestions. We hope to welcome you back as returning guests to Thakadu...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2016

    We spent 6 days at Thakadu River Camp at the start of August. The whole experience from start to finish was fantastic. Our guide, Duncan, was well informed and great at tracking down the animals. The staff at the lodge were incredibly friendly and helpful...More

    Thank JennandJon
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 30 August 2016

    Dear JennandJon We enjoyed to host you as a family and are looking forward to welcome you back on your next visit to Africa. It is a privilege to be spoiled daily by the elephants. a privilege that we love to share with our guests.

    Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

    Well worth traveling to Madikwe Game Reserve because of a abundance of game. Friendly staff and very eager game rangers. Pleas note this is not a 5 star Game Lodge. The tents are spacious, very nice layout with separate bath and shower.A very nice viewing...More

    Thank Janloubser
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 28 August 2016

    Dear Janloubser It was great to host you and to share Madikwe's splendour with you. We hope to receive you back as returning guests to Thakadu River Camp.

    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    We stayed at the end of July 2016 for 3 days as a family of four. I decided on this lodge on the basis of trip advisor reviews and I was not disappointed ! this place is fabulous value for money. The staff is very...More

    1  Thank evelb20162016
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 24 August 2016

    Dear evelb20162016 Thank you for this great review. The Thakadu Team do try to give our guests an unforgettable safari experience and it is very rewarding to hear that we did succeed. It will be our pleasure to host your family as returning guests to...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2016

    Our two days at Thakadu River Camp were very exciting:we saw alot of game (the big five), the food was outstanding and the staff qulified,, nice and very helpful.The stting of the camp is astonishing, the tents equipment of very high standard. The game drives...More

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    Thank hannelorevolkerbende
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 12 August 2016

    Dear hannelorevolkerbende It was a pleasure hosting you and very special to celebrate your birthday together. Thank you for your visit and we would love to host you again at Thakadu River Camp with your next visit to Africa.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 465 - US$ 577 (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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    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
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    Mishy77
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    Connection is not always strong but you will be able to connect with 3G.
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    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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