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    Madikwe River Lodge

    R24, Madikwe Game Reserve 2876, South Africa
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
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    • 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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    Reviewed 1 January 2017

    Our stay at Madikwe river lodge was really amazing! Everything was great: the accommodation, the service, and especially the many game drives that we did with our ranger Takura. The game drives with Takura were a real expedition, you can ask everything to Takura and...More

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    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assisstant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 4 February 2017

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you for sharing you experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we really love the fact that you have enjoyed all the services that you have been offered. we thank you...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    Ive had international hospitality and traveling experience and this has by far been the best. The staff are welcoming. The property is a hidden gem and the overall experience was delightful. Thank you Madikwe River Lodge!More

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    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 22 December 2016

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we love to read that you enjoyed all the services you were offered. Madikwe River Lodge would like...More

    Reviewed 3 December 2016

    Visited Madikwe River Lodge for lunch....for R230 pp we got a sub standard very old fashioned meal, roast beef, rice, ribs, vegetable quiche and salad....dessert was tiflle and a bad one at that. The decor is old and outdated, even the Christmas tree that had...More

    Thank hughesjenny2
    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 22 December 2016

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. In response to your comment about our lodge, we apologies for the inconveniences occurred during your visit, we promise to attend to all the concerns raised in your review and...More

    Reviewed 22 November 2016

    The River Lodge is very good, the chalets clean and well appointed with all you can need. The food is good and in lovely surroundings. The staff friendly and helpful. However the game reserve is a second rate reserve. The few animals are seen repeatedly,...More

    Thank dwh24
    Response from Pertunia M, Guest Relations Manager at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 29 November 2016

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we love to read that you have enjoyed the services that you have been offered. In response to...More

    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    Room and service and below expectations taken into account the very high prices . The game park experience was excellent . The ranger was extremely professional with a wide sense of humor and deep knowledge of the region historyMore

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    Response from Pertunia M, Guest Relations Manager at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 20 November 2016

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much, we appreciate the fact of sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. we apologize for any inconveniences during your stay and hope this will convince you about another visit to our lodge. we love to read that you...More

    About
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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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$621 - US$850 (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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    aka_cookie
    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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    "cabin 15 has views of crocodiles in the rover"
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    "last room (number 17) at the end is the biggest and offers direct viewing of wild life at the water."
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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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