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Special Price: 15% off during June 2018
Offers from Tau Game Lodge
Special Price: 15% off during June 2018
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Spending two days at Tau last week during our visit to South Africa was like having a week of safari bliss. Room 4 was a perfect spot from which to observe animals and birdlife at the waterhole from the comfort and privacy of our deck....More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Once again, we had a great stay in Tau. After the fire last year, the reception area is in luxury tents. The rooms are getting tired and are in need of a renovation. Furthermore, the room are quite small compared to the other lodges. The...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

While visiting Gabarone decided to do a weekend drive to Madikwe. Stayed 1 night at Tao arring in time for an afternoon game ride. Tao is amazing. Great location with its own watering hole where we watched a heard of elephants and other beautiful animals...More

Thank swimmom92
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Tau is wonderful. Exceeded our expectations. Wonderful food and careful attention by the gentle staff. We saw lots of animals and babies. Countless elephants, big cats, buffalo, rhinos (both white and black), hyenas (brown and spotted), zebra, giraffe, etc, etc. The accommodations were simply first...More

Thank PuritanTravels
Response from taugame, General Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 9 February 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review, and thank you for your comments. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us!

Reviewed 7 February 2018

At Tau you can get have an up close and personal experience with the best of Africa's wildlife. The rooms are separate stone cottages with a unique outdoor shower. Aside from the thrilling early morning and late afternoon game drives, you can sit at the...More

Thank ypgal123
Response from taugame, General Manager at Tau Game LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

We are delighted that enjoyed your time at the lodge, thank you for your comments!

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Airport Transportation
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US$469 - US$830 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$469 - US$830 (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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