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    Thakadu River Camp

    Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “luxury tents” (10 reviews)
    “family tent” (4 reviews)
    “game drives” (89 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Paid Wifi
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 298 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The Madikwe Game Reserve is a big 5 game reserve which allows off road driving. The Thakadu River Camp is a perfect starting point for Game Drives and serves every aspect for an enjoyable stay with a very friendly staff.

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    Thank Wil H
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Wil H It is always great to host the two of you. Thank you for always bringing your family or friends along over the past five years. We are looking forward to welcome you back Sep 2018.

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    What a wonderful time we spent at Thakadu! The tents are truly luxurious - even with a free standing bath! Our balcony overlooked the river and was completely private. The food was delicious and service was always with a smile. Patience was a wonderful guide...More

    Thank jandjadventures8
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 5 days ago

    Dear jandjadventures8 We are trilled to see that you did enjoyed your stay at Thakadu River Camp. It was a pleasure hosting you and Patience had fun having your as a group on her vehicle. We hope to welcome you back at Thakadu River Camp...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We came here for the first part of our honeymoon package holiday. The camp was stunning - what we expected and more! The rooms are spacious, four poster bed, free standing bath and separate shower. Always clean and tidy. We had a balcony which overlooked...More

    Thank Charlotte B
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Charlotte We are trilled that we could make your honeymoon special. It was a pleasure hosting you. The Thakadu Team hope to have the privilege to host you on one of your anniversary.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My stay in africa was impressed by my stay for three days in this lodge. The guide was very good and the thing that struck me very well was that every safari was a snack. I will never forget the afternoon snack with the falling...More

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    Thank Massimiliano D
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Massimiliano We are trilled to see that you felt spioled by all the " aha moments" at Thakadu River Camp. It is very rewarding for The Team to see that our guests are having a good time. We hope to welcome you back as...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From start to finish this was a mind blowing experience,from tent that gave a feeling of really being in the bush,the food which was of high quality,and the game drives that really left you waiting for the next one,and our transfer to our next camp...More

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    Thank Philip B
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Philip It was a great pleasure hosting the you. I was looking forward to leave the office for a moment for a cheerfull chat with the two of you, always ready for action, that you might see from the pool deck. We would love...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$415 - US$548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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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    Traveller (340)
    Room & Suite (39)
    Dining (16)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    Hotel & Grounds (260)
    Bathroom (8)
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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
    "If you find it hard to get around try for a room near the lodge"
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    "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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