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    Thakadu River Camp

    Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    “luxury tents” (10 reviews)
    “game drive” (42 reviews)
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    Free Parking
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    51 - 55 of 287 reviews

    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    The place really is great value when all things are considered. We found the food in particular and caring staff really made our stay so special. The drives were equally great. The rooms aren't luxury but they are very nicely done out and are very...More

    Thank imjustthemessenger
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 9 January 2017

    Dear imjustthemessenger It was a pleasure hosting you. Except for clearing the pathways to the tents we try to leave the environment as natural as possible. Our friends the elephants are the only ones allowed to trim as they which. The Tents with better views...More

    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    We chose Thakadu River Camp as it represented excellent value for our Christmas and New Year break. The welcome was warm, and the staff were unfailingly friendly during our extended stay. Accommodation is in large permanent tents, set on wooden decks along the river. The...More

    3  Thank Blythspirit68
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 5 January 2017

    Dear Blythspirit68 Thank you for this very informative review. Much appreciated. It was a pleasure hosting you and it was quite strange for the first couple of nights not to have the late night chat on the Pool deck. It is always inspiring to meet...More

    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    If you're after great food and accommodation and a quick sighting of the big 5, this is the place for you. If you are more for the unspoiled experience, pay a little extra and go elsewhere. Too many roads, fences, power lines, traffic and buildings...More

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    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 26 December 2016

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review. All our game drives are in the larger Madikwe Game Reserve and are planned that our guests see most parts of the reserve, obviously depending on the amount of days you are staying. Our rangers concentrate first on...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2016

    Our guide Lazarus was very friendly and has a good knowledge about the animals and their behaviour. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious. We enjoyed the sundowners during the afternoon safari.

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    Thank Jochen Bianca O
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 7 December 2016

    Dear Jochen And Bianca Thank you for your stay and positive feedback, the chefs are trilled about your comment on the food. It will be a pleasure for the Thakadu Team to welcome you back as returning guests.

    Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

    From the moment you arrive to the time you leave, you are encountered by friendly and competent staff. Your every comfort their priority. From hot water bottles greeting you in bed after a thoughtfully prepared dinner. Every meal never disappointed. It is truly a mavalous...More

    Thank samiksha m
    Response from Hanlie L, General Manager at Thakadu River CampResponded 6 December 2016

    Dear samiksha m We are delighted to see that you felt at home staying at Thakadu River Camp. We appreciate your visit and review. It will be a pleasure hosting you as returning guests at Thakadu River Camp.

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    Additional Information about Thakadu River Camp

    Address: Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
    Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
    Price Range:US$405 - US$545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 5 star
    Number of rooms: 8
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$405 - US$545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • 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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    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
    6 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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