About Tau Game Lodge
About Tau Game Lodge
On the far Northern border of South Africa lies a beautiful area known as the Great Marico and it is in this spectacular setting, in Malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve, that Tau Game Lodge is situated.
Privately owned Tau Game Lodge was built in 1995 and overlooks a vast natural waterhole, which attracts a variety of game, as does the diverse vegetation, which thrives in the fertile topsoil. The Lodge was designed to reflect the natural surroundings and makes use of the natural resources wherever possible.
The main body of the Lodge is two-leveled and has a comfortable lounge, plunch pool, curio shop, bar and dining-room which are semi open-air and overlook the waterhole.
Delicious buffet breakfasts and lunches are generally served in the main building or on the verandah next to the plunge pool and dinner is served in a cosy boma under the stars. Situated at an easy 4 hours driving distance from Johannesburg, Tau, the place of the lion, can host and accommodate up to 60 people. Tau Game Lodge has a state-of-the-art convention centre suitable for up to 150 delegates.
The Lodge is child friendly offering special kiddies drives for children below 6 years of age. From 6 years onwards children are allowed on the adult safaris subject to management discretion, please enquire about our child rates and policy.
- Wheelchair Enabled
- Laundry Facilities*
- Swimming Pool
- Indoor Fireplace
- Satellite TV*
- Credit Card Facilities
- Conference Venues
- Restaurant on Premises
- Parking on Premises
- Tswana (Setswana)
- 5 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
Safari: Two game drives per day are included in the accommodation package.
Spa: The Tau Spa Oasis offers guests deep relaxation and rejuvenating spa treatments. Our extensively trained spa therapists are specialised in treatments ranging from authentic African treatments to specialised hydrotherapy treatments.
Wedding Venues: Tau Game Lodge offers an adventurous alternative with its wedding venue. Although there is no formal Chapel, the Lodge's thatched roof has served the purpose on many occasions, while wildlife witnessed the wedding from the far side of the water hole.
Conference Venues: The main hall is made up of three sub-halls, each of which can operate independently or together. Equipment includes high-resolution projectors & network points. 3 breakaway able to accommodate 15 delegates are available.
Family friendly: Children under the age of 6 years are not allowed to join the adults on game drives, a private vehicle is booked at an additional charge. An hour long kiddies safari can be arranged and a children’s program is in place for their entertainment.
Romantic: Private dinners on your deck can be arranged for special occasions.
The entrance fee ( Parksboard Conservation levy) of R 180.- per person is not included in the accommodation rate, nor is the Government Tourism levy of R 10.- per person per night, these are additional charges.
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling