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Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge

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R 49 Wonderboom Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2874 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had such an incredible stay at Royal Madikwe. We went with friends for my birthday weekend and have left with such special memories. The service is absolutely amazing, such friendly staff. Simonè who welcomed us was there for anything we needed throughout our whole...More

Thank shannonhelen
Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded August 29, 2018

Dear Royal Friends, The Royal Team is delighted to read your kind compliments about our home, we greatly appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you for sharing your birthday celebrations with us, we are glad that you and your friends had...More

Reviewed July 18, 2018

We LOVED our experience at Royal Madikwe Lodge!! Our guide and tracker, TJ, was so fun, sweet and knowledgeable!! We looked forward to every excursion with him! The food was fantastic and beautifully presented! The accommodations were beautiful. So glad it was part of our...More

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Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded July 19, 2018

Dear Royal Friends, It was our pleasure to have hosted you and your family during your holiday to South Africa. Your guide, TJ had such a lovely time out on safari, enjoying all the beauty the Madikwe Game Reserve has to offer. Thank you for...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

It can be difficult to explain why a place is so special and this is the case with Royal Madikwe. Everything about this lodge in the Madikwe Private Game Reserve is on a different level, giving you a truly royal experience. The main lodge building...More

Thank Dewald R
Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded July 10, 2018

Dear Royal Friends, The Royal Madikwe Team thanks you for your kind words, you have brought smiles to our face! Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our beautiful African home. We pride ourselves on ensuring a warm and comfortable stay...More

Reviewed May 18, 2018

My wife and I were privileged to spend our honeymoon at the Royal Madikwe Safari Lodge in the Honeymoon Suite. What an amazing place. From the moment we arrived to a warm welcome from Elaine and Simoné, to our departure the staff could not have...More

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Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded May 21, 2018

Dear Royal Friends, It brings us joy to hear that you enjoyed such a memorable time whilst on your honeymoon. Thank you for sharing this special moment with us and for writing such kind words about our lodge. The Royal Team takes pride in ensuring...More

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Royal Madikwe is a 5-star experience in all aspects. From the moment Simone, Joseph and Eva warmly greet you, every whim is catered for. The lodge itself is the perfect blend of luxury, intimacy and comfort, whilst still fitting in naturally with the bush environment....More

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Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded May 13, 2018

Dear Royal Friends, It was our absolute pleasure to have hosted you during your stay and The Royal Madikwe Team is thrilled to hear that you so greatly enjoyed your time shared with us. We appreciate your kind words about our lodge and that you...More

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Where 5 star service, lavish accommodation and adventurous Game Drives come standard, Royal Madikwe offers an unforgettable luxury safari experience for families, groups of friends or couples, seeking to More soak up the splendour of the African Bush. Situated in the Malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve, just a 1 hour flight or 4 1/2 hour drive from Johannesburg International Airport, this is the ideal safari destination teeming with encounters of Southern Africa's famous Big Five as well as the endangered Wild dogs and Cheetah! Children of all ages are welcome at Royal Madikwe where they can play and learn about their natural surroundings in a safe environment with an exciting kiddies program while parents relax by the poolside, or join in on the fun! Winners of the "World Luxury Hotel Awards" in 2010, 2011 & 2013 in the Luxury Game Lodge category, Royal Madikwe offers accommodation on a per person shared basis to a maximum of 12 guests in 3 free standing Luxury Suites and 1 Royal Villa with spacious interiors, organic textures and beautiful views giving our guests the opportunity to lose themselves in the sights, sounds and smells of the African Bush. Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge also offers the option of exclusive use of the whole lodge, providing a more personal and intimate experience ideal for small groups or families which is available on request. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$824 - US$2,345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge South Africa/Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$824 - US$2,345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge South Africa/Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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Dining (37)
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Liza B
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Merton H | Reviewed this property |
The vehicles hold about 6 to 8 people. Don’t remember exactly. I don’t remember the meals exactly but I doubt there should be a problem.
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Emma S
March 16, 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
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SteveSolihul
July 24, 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
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"The Honeymoon Suite is incredible!"
hawkeye10001
May 18, 2018
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"the honeymoon suite is in front of the pool where the animals come"
MoniqueB3025
May 6, 2018
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"Honeymoon Suite right opposite waterhole is great, Royal suite great for 2 couples or friends."
capemicks
Oct. 10, 2017
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"Some rooms are nearer than others to the waterhole, but not really important"
Walesgrandslam
Sep. 25, 2017
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