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Etali Safari Lodge

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Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars NEW

This was an amazing place to stay. Everything was perfect, from our beautiful room which looked out over the water hole to the wonderful staff and their attention to every detail. It was like living a dream and we kept having to pinch ourselves! The chef, Garth, took great care over my dietary requirements, checking that I was happy with... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was perfection, 3 days at etali is the most perfect way to spend a holiday...great staff...wonderful food.....every detail looked after, does not get better.......ggame rides,, outdoor gourmet food, health spa....the best of the best

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I had the most magical stay at Etali. We literally could not find fault. From the accommodation, to the truly magical safari experience. This was undoubtedly the highlight of our trip to South Africa. The service is like no other we have ever experienced and the rangers and all staff were of a calibre that can only... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything you could wish for. Great location, fantastic staff and food to die for. The game drives were breathtaking and saw all of the "big five" no problem. Our ranger Evan was excellent,his knowledge and enthusiasm was infectious.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot believe I haven't reviewed Etali before. We think this must be our 5th visit. Yet again we received a very warm welcome and a very welcome 'welcome' drink. ALL staff are fabulous and nothing is too much trouble. We travelled with friends and had two rooms. Each looking over the waterhole

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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cant describe in Words how kind and friendly all the staff is at Etali. They are so helpful and really make a huge effort to make your stay as perfect as possible. The rooms are very spacious, clean and comfortable. The kitchen is great and they will make whatever you want and they make it GOOD.The rangers are so... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrific all-around experience at Etali. Delicious food, ample accommodations, knowledgeable and friendly guides, staff at beck-and-call. Owners frequently dine with guests--they care! Recommended to anyone.

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Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent one night at Etali and didn't want to leave..everything was just amazing!The Staff was very professional and friendly. The Lodge was lovely and the view from the rooms was even better! Thank you All for making this experience so special!!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I stayed here with my family just before Christmas, and I would highly recommend it to anyone who is looking for a beautiful place to get close to wildlife. We flew in on Federal Air from Johannesburg (highly recommended - the airstrip is ~30 min from the lodge) and were greeted by our safari guide, Evan, who is incredibly passionate... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

On recommendation from one of the other lodges in Madikwe (who were unable to accommodate us for the dates we required) we spent two lovely nights at Etali. Our room was the furthest down the hill, allowing us to feel a little more connected in with the bushveld which we loved - we even had a giraffe munching from the... More 

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Address: Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Etali Safari Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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