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    Tau Game Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve 2581, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9615
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    • Excellent83%
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    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    We stayed at Tau in November 2016 and absolutely loved it. The staff are all out of this world. Our guide was Dylan who is just incredible. Super knowledgable and responsible. Our game viewings were mind blowing. The manager Tumi is amazing. A real people's...More

    Thank Angie S
    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    Wonderful staff, amazing massages (book as soon as you arrive) and thanks to Mark our game drive host at Tau Lodge we learnt more about animals in 4 days than you will ever learn in a book! Highly recommend it! Will hopefully go back soon...

    Thank Liz H
    Reviewed 21 December 2016

    South Africans seem to have a peculiar indifference to safaris because whenever they travel it seems that they simply exchange one city for another and call it a holiday. If a change is really as good as a holiday then a city swap is perfectly...More

    3  Thank ChamberlainBell
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    This lodge is dated and needs a renovation. The floors are old slate . The units are small, furniture old and bland and the veranda outdoor furniture is uncomfortable. There is however, air-conditioning. The outdoor shower head leaked badly. Tau is not a small personalised...More

    4  Thank 449joeg
    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    A good lodge in a unique part of Madikwe, with a fantastic watering hole visible from each of the rooms that attracts a wide variety of game. The lodge was quiet while we were there so we had great personal service and attention.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$542 - US$698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
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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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    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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    "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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    "All rooms are well appointed and front on a gae watering hold where wildlife congregates throughout the day."
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