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    Thakadu River Camp

    Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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    • Excellent75%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “luxury tents” (10 reviews)
    “family tent” (4 reviews)
    “game drives” (91 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    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 CampResponded 7 February 2017

    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 CampResponded 3 February 2017

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

    Reviewed 26 January 2017

    Madikwe is always special, and this trip was no different! The Lodge is well situated, and the service was again of a high caliber. The rooms are clean, service is excellent and friendly, and food good.

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    Thank Robwiza
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear Robwiza It is always a pleasure to host you at Thakadu River Camp and to share Madikwe Game Reserves splendour with you. We are looking forward to welcome you back again.

    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    We had 4 nights at the Thakadu River Camp over New Year 2017 and we had the most fantastic time. I never usually write reviews but am doing so on this occasion because I wanted to share with others. We had a driver from Johannesburg...More

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    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 17 January 2017

    Dear joanabenedictf Thank you for your fantastic review. It inspire the Thakadu Team to go to an even higher level of taking care of our guests. It will be a pleasure to welcome you back as returning guests at Thakadu River Camp.

    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    From the moment we arrived (on the most inconvenient day of the year - 31 December 2016) we were treated to staff that was friendly and always helpful. The rooms - tents along the river - were fantastic - well appointed and secluded with everything...More

    Thank dieselblade
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 17 January 2017

    Dear diedelblade Thank you for the review. I could not help laughing by myself. We level the rack in the curio the afternoon after you departed, every time I past the rack I am thinking about your comment. Thank you for your suggestions. It was...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$406 - US$546 (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
    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
    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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    Room Tips
    "Game driving not recommended for children under12"
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    "Zip your tent up the Monkeys are a nuisance! But Cute if you like them up close and personal"
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    "The higher number the tent the further it is from the lodge, great for privacy but it can be a long walk."
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    "All rooms 5 star"
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