Madikwe Safari Lodge
Madikwe Safari Lodge is located in one of South Africa’s largest sanctuaries and the reserve is malaria free. The area offers an abundance of wildlife as well as superb bird watching with over 350 bird species in the reserve.
Madikwe Safari Lodge Highlights
Madikwe Safari Lodge is situated in the heart of the diverse and malaria-free 76 000- hectare Madikwe Game Reserve one of South Africa's biggest wildlife sanctuaries. Famed for Operation Phoenix; the world's largest game translocation exercise with the introduction of more than 8 000 animals. Madikwe Safari Lodge overlooks game-filled plains with the Dwarsberg Hills in the distance and the Marico River nearby.
- Excellent birdwatching with over 350 bird species.
- Three lodges: Lelapa, Dithaba and Kopano comprising of 20 suites in total.
- Unique area imbued in history.
Madikwe Safari Lodge Game Viewing and Activities
Situated in the heart of the diverse Madikwe Game Reserve one of South Africa's largest wildlife sanctuaries, Madikwe Safari Lodge offers exceptional game viewing opportunities. Madikwe comprises five distinct habitats which are home to an array of African wildlife. In addition to Africa's Big Five, guests may see large numbers of elephant, giraffe and impala occurring alongside oryx, springbok, red hartebeest, as well as several of the 350 species plus of birds that call the reserve their home. Professional and expert rangers will deliver a world-class interpretive experience of the bush on morning and afternoon/evening game-drives in 4x4 safari vehicles. Photographic opportunities of the Reserves fauna, flora and topography are excellent.
Madikwe River Lodge
Madikwe River Lodge is situated in the midst of the 75 000 hectares of malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve on the Groot Marico River. The lodge offers luxury and African charm in beautiful thatched chalets offering a tranquil retreat.
Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge
Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge offers a peaceful location in the heart of the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Guests can enjoy luxurious accommodation with large viewing decks and fantastic game viewing opportunities in this enormous game reserve.
Tuningi Safari Lodge
Tuningi Safari Lodge offers 5-star luxury in the world famous malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Guests can enjoy a personal and exclusive safari experience in exclusive bush villas with beautiful bathrooms and outdoor rock showers.
Thakadu River Camp
Thakadu River Camp is a luxurious tented safari camp overlooking the Marico River in the Madikwe Game Reserve offering beautiful views. The camp is family-friendly, accommodation is luxurious and the safari tents have private viewing decks.
Panoramic views, exotic sounds and wild aromas of the bush are the essence of the Jamala Madikwe experience in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Premier accommodation in 5 individual villas with a spectacular game, including African wild dog.