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    Madikwe River Lodge

    R24, Madikwe Game Reserve 2876, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the reserve” (19 reviews)
    “game drives” (66 reviews)
    “three star” (3 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 164 reviews

    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    The Ranger Benson was waiting when we arrived and assisted with our stuff. The trip that originated in Sandton was uneventful with the exception of some road works. Our arrival at the Madikwe entry gate was easy and the trip to the Lodge was like...More

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    Response from guestrelations552, Guest Relations Officer at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 18 October 2017

    Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences after your visit at Madikwe River Lodge and Madikwe Game Reserve.The fact that you mentioned our lodge without doubt,we love to read that you have enjoyed all the services you have been offered.Wish...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    It was now our fifth time at the Madikwe River Lodge and I'm very sure, that it was not our last. We always enjoy this beautyful place so much. It is more than feeling at home. It is a lttle paradise to calm down and...More

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    Response from guestrelations552, Guest Relations Officer at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences after your visit at Madikwe River Lodge and Madikwe Game Reserve.The fact that you mentioned our lodge without doubt,we love to read that you have enjoyed all the services you have been offered.Wish...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    Overall a very good experience enabling us to see many animals including the big 5 during many exciting off road adventures with a guide who was also a tracker so he was able to hunt down easily. The Lodge was also very pleasant.More

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    Response from guestrelations552, Guest Relations Officer at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 28 September 2017

    Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences after your visit at Madikwe River Lodge and Madikwe Game Reserve.The fact that you mentioned our lodge without doubt,we love to read that you have enjoyed all the services you have been offered.Wish...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    This place was so great - the staff, the food, the service, the guide. We could not have asked for more. Everyone was so accommodating and helpful. So hospitable. Incredible. We highly recommend it as you will not be disappointed.More

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    Response from guestrelations552, Guest Relations Officer at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 28 September 2017

    Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences after your visit at Madikwe River Lodge and Madikwe Game Reserve.The fact that you mentioned our lodge without doubt,we love to read that you have enjoyed all the services you have been offered.Wish...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Our first trip to Madikwe river lodge and we had an amazing time. The food was amazing, beautifully prepared and delicious to eat. We really enjoyed our lunches by the river and evening meals by roaring fires in the lodge and in the Boma. The...More

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    Response from guestrelations552, Guest Relations Officer at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 18 September 2017

    Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences after your visit at Madikwe River Lodge and Madikwe Game Reserve. The fact that you mentioned our lodge without doubt,we love to read that you have enjoyed all the services you have been...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$545 - US$754 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Madikwe River Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve ,
    • Madikwe River Lodge South Africa/Madikwe Game Reserve
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    rohmi17
    16 October 2017|
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    Response from guestrelations552 | Property representative |
    Good Day, thank you for taking the time to write to us, English is preferable at Madikwe River Lodge or any around as it is easy to communicate.Hope you going to enjoy your stay at the lodge. We cannot wait to meet you.
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    30 May 2017|
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    Response from Pertunia M | Property representative |
    The minimum age for kids permitted on game drive is 7 years and above and below we offer them 1 hour kiddies game which start at 11h00 after breakfast and parents are welcome to join the kids.
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    Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
    I'm from the UK so can't advise on voltage but adaptors are necessary ( and provided by the lodge).
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    "Have radio/alarm clocks that will have radio at least"
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    "All rooms are nice and have a view of the river."
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    "Room 17 has a perfect view on the river. Room 11 is the best for baby-monitoring"
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    "Don't know what Room tip means but one comment would be that both lodge and game driver need better first..."
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