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Tuningi Safari Lodge

5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Tuningi for a family getaway, with 3 generations of the family. The lodge is in a great setting with a busy waterhole, and game trails leading to it. The lodge itself is lovely - very nice accommodation, and everything well maintained. We had a family suite for some of the group with the rest of the group... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only is Madikwe Game Reserve a fantastic place to see the Big 5 and so many other animals, it's really the friendliness and terrific service of the staff at Tuningi and the high quality and variety of food that makes this location exceptionally good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We area family of three and have travelled extensively in Africa. The experience at Tuningi surpassed them all. Not just the superb game viewing and in our case wild dog sightings, but the easy home from home atmosphere. The lodge is beautifully appointed and very we'll managed. Standouts for us were Wilma and Christo for whom nothing was too much... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I received a 'phone call from my husband and he was wary about telling me about an e-mail he had received. An invite to Sales Division's Club Excel incentive trip to Madikwe Game reserve in South Africa. He had been voted to go with partner - myself because of the expert technical help he had given the sales consultants in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nothing can prepare you for the fantastic hospitality that you,ll receive at Tuningi. Every member of staff ensure your stay is perfect and nothing is too much trouble. We were lucky enough to see the Big 5 on our long weekend and much more. Sundowners will never be the same again ! Unless of course I,m lucky enough to return... More

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Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

We traveled from our home in Joburg up to Tuningi with our adult children who were visiting us from the US. The staff and accommodations were first class from the moment we arrived until we left. The sightings began on our drive into the lodge and were phenomenal for our entire 4 day visit. We were able to have our... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Anje from go2africa recommended Tuningi and she did not steer us wrong! From arrival until departure it was amazing..from the animals encountered, beautiful accommodation , to the staff and wonderful food. It really is 5 star....Cornelius our ranger did a fantastic job and our drives were always fun and informative..and he was never in a hurry to return to the... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

What a fabulous way to spend a cold South African winters weekend at Tuningi Safari Lodge in the Madikwe game reserve.If it is this awesome in winter, i cant wait to go back in summer. Heidi and Duncan and the rest of the team is fantastic.The gourmet menu will make your mouth water. The rooms are beautiful, loved the fireplace... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Our travel consultant-Classic Escapes-obtained reservations at 3 different lodges in different parts of South Africa for our first visit to Africa. We picked Tuningi after looking at Trip Advisor reviews. Our stay in late April lasted 4 nights. It was remarkable from our arrival at the small dirt landing strip, with our driver,game tracker, and guide Cornelius waiting to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the lodge last week and have to say the staff were absolutely superb. Food was fantastic and the enthusiasm from the staff was something to be believed. The lodges are definitely five stars and Gavin’s tracking ability is second to none. He doesn’t give up when on the trail and will push until he... More

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