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    Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge

    R 49 Wonderboom Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2874, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 3674
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 204 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Beautifully set on a hill in Madikwe Game Reserve. This lodge is pure luxury. Make sure that you experience one of their Boma dinners. The game drives and availability of big 5 sightings is the highest quality.

    Thank Cassandra S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Royal Madikwe is one of those places that you visit once and the memories you make will last you a lifetime. You are greeted with the most wonderful and friendly Royal Madikwe family on arrival and they really know how to make you feel welcome....More

    Thank Samantha M
    Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Royal Friends, Thank you for taking the time to write such kind words, we are so pleased to hear that not only did you enjoy your time with us but that the memories shared will be long remembered. We are happy to know that...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Where to start... from the moment we arrived we were greeted by the fabulous staff and made to feel incredibly welcome by the Royal Madikwe family. They always went out of their way to ensure we were given the very best service, nothing was too...More

    Thank Rebecca J
    Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Royal Friends, We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write such kind hearted word about our African home. The entire Royal Team had such a wonderful time hosting you during your safari as well as the birthday celebrations. We would like to once...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I spent 2 nights at Royal Madikwe, and wish we could have stayed longer. The game drives were outstanding and the hospitality top notch. Simone and Kevin were wonderful hosts. With the whole lodge overlooking a waterhole, we sat sipping G&Ts, watching...More

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    Thank Rachel G
    Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Royal Friends, Thank you for your compliments, the Royal Team loved hosting you and your husband during your stay. It sounds like the most relaxing time, enjoying a drink whilst watching the always busy waterhole! We would be happy to welcome you both back...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I cannot emphasise enough what an amazing place this is. Stunningly designed, the lodge overlooks a waterhole where there was a constant stream of animals. Mesmerising! The service was superb, the staff going above and beyond to ensure that we were happy at all times....More

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    Thank Caroline M
    Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Royal Friends, Your compliments bring us joy, we are delighted that your stay with us was memorable. Enjoying a traditional South African braai in the boma under the stars is something the Royal Team greatly enjoys and we are happy to have shared this...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$792 - US$2,225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
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    Emma S
    16 March 2017|
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    Response from Royal_Madikwe | Property representative |
    Hahah baboons can be a problem , but not for humans , they just take opportunities to get food , so if u leave a door open they will come in to get to food
    24 July 2016|
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    Response from Royal_Madikwe | Property representative |
    Dear Steve, Thank you kindly for your question. I apologize for the delay in our response. We can certainly serve your meals in the Royal Villa if you prefer. Alternatively meals are served at the Main Lodge in different... More
    17 September 2015|
    Response from SurreyFusspot | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Jones Our apology for the delay in responding to your question, this is very unlike us as a Royal team. We had a thunderstorm and very welcome rain , which temporarily took our internet connection down, and we were... More
    Room Tips
    "Honeymoon Suite right opposite waterhole is great, Royal suite great for 2 couples or friends."
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    "Some rooms are nearer than others to the waterhole, but not really important"
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    "It was lovely to have a room that had a fire place as it was mid winter. It would have been better if the..."
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    "We were some way from our children - which is both good and bad. If want to be close together suggest you say..."
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