The Bush House is a colonial style lodge, enhanced with a strong African feel. Situated inside the Madikwe Game Reserve, it offers guests a traditional safari experience with all the comforts and luxuries one would expect from a top class game lodge. Madikwe Game Reserve is the fourth largest game reserve in South Africa at well over 79 000 hectares and has the largest elephant population outside of the Kruger National Park. It is Big Five country at its best and it is malaria free.
Guests to Madikwe are promised the chance of seeing the Big Five (the largest elephant population outside of Kruger, both black and white rhino, the biggest disease free herd of buffalo in the country, lion and leopard), as well as the rare and endangered wild dog, cheetah, brown and spotted hyena and all other predators. A multitude of plains game includes giraffe, zebra, springbok and sable, the first scientific discovery of which was in 1836 in this very area. Madikwe is a birder's paradise with the latest official bird list boasting an incredible 400 species. The species diversity of trees, grasses and wild flowers is also very wide and interesting. Qualified rangers will enjoy sharing their knowledge of the bush, birds and wildlife with guests. There is an electric game fence encompassing about 10 hectares around the lodge. They have left the bush in its natural state and created a nature trail for guests to walk in the bush on their own, in complete safety. With over 400 bird species in Madikwe Game Reserve, this is the ideal birding opportunity. For the more adventurous, the rangers are qualified to take guests on Bush Walks in the reserve, observing the wildlife and even the Big Five on foot.
Royal Madikwe Lodge offers a luxurious and exclusive safari experience in a private corner of the Madikwe Game Reserve; guests not only have a luxurious bush home, but a piece of Africa all to themselves.
Rhulani Safari Lodge offers guests a superb Malaria-free Big Five safari experience in the Madikwe Game Reserve. The chalets are luxurious with en-suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor showers as well as private plunge pools and spectacular views.
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.
Morukuru Lodge offers visitors a personal and exclusive safari experience in the malaria-free 75 000 hectare Madikwe Game Reserve. The lodge offers only 3 luxurious en-suite bedrooms with king-size beds and air-conditioning.
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 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.
The Complete Kruger Safari allows guests to spend 3 nights at 2 different luxury safari lodges in the private reserves of the Kruger National Park, exposing guests to varying types of scenery and wildlife.
Africa on Foot and Shindzela are two of the Kruger's most charming and affordable safari camps. Both focus on an authentic safari at classic bush camps. At Africa on Foot the focus is on morning walking safaris and both camps offer excellent game rangers and trackers.