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Jaci's Tree Lodge

Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
Jaci's Tree Lodge
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tree houses are beautiful. Well furnished. Outdoor shower, a pleasant surprise! Big five on the game drives. Lucky is a wonderful guide. One of the best anywhere in the world. Great service! Would go back anytime.

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you soon More 

amsterdam
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84 reviews 84 reviews
36 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Treehouses are fabulous, service excellent: staff took care of every need and did it with a lot of pleasure. Service with a big smile. Food was excellent and so were the game drives. We stayed here for 3 nights and our guide did and excellent job. One small thing: wifi wasn't perfect. Personally I kind of like that, but not... More 

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

It warms our hearts to know that you did enjoy your stay. We are very glad that we had the opportunity to show you what our home at Jaci’s is able to offer. Looking forward to see you again More 

Miami, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent three glorious nights at Jaci's Tree Lodge. It was our first safari and the best part of our South Africa vacation. From the moment we arrived at the lodge we were treated like family. We received the warmest welcome ever and were very pleasantly surprised to hear our host Brian speaking Spanish; that was certainly... More 

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you had a wonderful time during you stay. The finer things are very important to us at Jaci’s and we are so proud to hear that you appreciated them! Looking forward for you return More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

An amazing first safari holiday for my 26 year old. Our room was huge and beautifully furnished. The rooms led off from the main area via wooden walkways. Each one secluded. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was excellent with a choice of evening meal.The chef,Virginia was outstanding. We were served our evening meal in the... More 

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review, we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us We hope to see you again soon More 

Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Jaci's Tree Lodge was luxury in any one of eight tree houses connected by a lantern lit wooden walkway, which led you to the wonderfully open bar and dining areas. The daily menus were amazing,and prepared to perfection whether served in the dining area, or in the bush after the evening drive. The animals were easily seen and in extremely... More 

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad that you had a wonderful experience with us from the game drive, accommodation, food and our wonderful staff Looking forward for you return More 

Silverthorne, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed at Jaci's Tree Lodge for 4 nights in Jan., 2015. We were with a group of eleven and had the time of our lives. The rooms were luxurious, the staff was attentive and made the entire stay a trip to remember. Our Guides, Anya and Peter were professional and very knowledgeable. Virginia and Carol made each meal a... More 

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

Thank for you review, we are so glad that you have enjoyed your stay with us Looking forward to see you again More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Stayed for one night at Jaci's Tree Lodge between conferences. Brilliant, so relaxing and so comfortable. Enormous room, totally secluded with a private deck and with the front of the room being entirely glass overlooking the river and the forest. Slept with all the curtains fully open so as to not miss the dawn. Met the 2 Bushbuck en route... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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110 reviews 110 reviews
37 hotel reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We were 2 families with 2 teenagers each and so took 4 rooms - kids at one end, us at the other!! The welcome was warm and inviting - members of staff all introduced themselves to us. With only 8 rooms at the lodge, we were going to get to know each other well over the 2 days. Beautiful rooms... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We spent 3 nights at Jaci's Tree Lodges just before Christmas. It was absolutely perfect and a great experience for the whole family. Our ranger, Lucky, was great with the kids (aged 12 and 14) and kept all our interest whilst finding the most amazing game sightings for us. The food at the lodges was delicious and we loved the... More 

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EmmannuelM, Manager at Jaci's Tree Lodge, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your stay at Jaci’s Tree Lodge. Our chefs are always appreciative of families giving wonderful feedback and so are we. Our guides are glad to hear that more and more families are interested in also seeing the smaller things. Our variety of animals and being able to share it with... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We loved Jaci's. The team went out of their way to remedy a challenge with our reservation and we ended up better because of it. Our guide Peter was the perfect companion for us in the bush, recognizing the dynamics with the kids and making sure we were spoiled with the animal sightings: would you believe Big 5 on the... More 

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We are so glad to hear that you and your family have such a wonderful time during your stay The finer things are very important to us at Jaci’s and we are so proud to hear that you appreciated them! Looking forward to seeing your family soon. More 

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