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Jaci's Safari & Tree Lodge
Why we like it
- Located on a private game reserve of 75,000 hectares
- Malaria free, making it a great option for families
- Big 5 game viewing experience
- Enjoy game drives and bush walks
- Spend time in the "Terrapin "Hide located in the waterhole and accessible via an under water tunnel
For the ultimate family safari holiday stay in Jaci's Nare Suite, with two bedrooms, a private plunge pool and your own private guide and vehicle.
Joanne Swinton dealt with us and our holiday with endless good humour and patience. Her suggestions were perfect and we all had a magical time. She really knew her "stuff". She even organised a car and driver for our first full day in Dar es Salaam which was a kindness beyond any duty. She arranged for our unaccompanied children to be chaperoned through all the airports, and for my husband and me to be taken care of too.
- BM, Inverness
Two exceptional child-friendly, privately owned lodges are set deep in the Madikwe Game Reserve. Tree lodge, consisting of eight spacious tree houses are set six metres above the ground and linked by raised wooden walkways. Safari Lodge benefits from seven suites, the safari cottage and exclusive two bedroom Nare Suite. Children of all ages are welcome at Jaci's properties. Under seven year olds may go on a specially developed 'Jungle Drive' - lasting up to one hour and can learn and interact with nature in a fun and safe environment. Fire cooked, starlit meals ensure Jaci's is perfect for romantic safaris and families alike.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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