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Advertorial: TAU Game Lodge

Winter 2014 at Tau Game Lodge in Madikwe Game Reserve promises to be a warming getaway, complete with invigorating Tau Spa Oasis treatments to complement the excellent Big 5 game viewing, delectable cuisine and fireplaces to keep the chill at bay



Tau is a popular romantic destination, but it also offers ideal family-friendly packages. A visit in winter is an indulgent experience, with the delicious food always proving popular with guests, especially the hearty broths and those moreish Horlicks and hot chocolate beverages with a tipple of alcohol served by the rangers on game drives!


Special winter package, valid from 01 May to 30 June 2014

Winter packages from R2 600 per person sharing per night, which includes:

  • 3 meals
  • 2 game drives
  • refreshments on game drives and tea/coffee at mealtimes


Excluded from the rate are the park fees (currently R160 per person), tourism levies (currently R10 per person per night), air strip fee (currently R55 per person on landing), all beverages ordered from the bar, telephone and internet usage, laundry, spa facilities, curios and any other extras.

Book a third night and get the following spa treatment free, valued at R350 per person: A 30-minute complimentary back and neck or an African head massage per adult.

The Tau Spa Oasis will offer a special treat for overnight guests on Father’s Day which includes a complimentary back and neck or foot massage 15 June.


Special romantic winter package, valid from 1 July to 31 August 2014


A three-night stay for two people sharing for R15 600, which includes:

  • accommodation
  • 3 meals per day
  • 2 game drives per day – and snacks and beverages on game drives
  • African head massage or deep relaxing foot massage per adult


Excluded from the rate are park fees, bed levy, flights, airport taxes, air strip fees, bar, mini-bar, phone/internet, laundry and gratuities.


Tau has redecorated and upgraded its 5-star facilities over the years to ensure local as well as international visitors return time and again. The lodge launched its eco-friendly Tau Spa Oasis 5 years ago, and the Tau Cubz Club has proved a delight for children, and parents wishing for some private time while the youngsters are entertained. Tau Game Lodge is situated in Madikwe Game Reserve in North West, bordering on Botswana.


Contact Tau Game Lodge on: Phone +27 (0)11 466 8715/17 or in an emergency +27(0)83 262 2013, fax +27 086 685 8816, e-mail taugame@mweb.co.za and visit www.taugamelodge.co.za


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