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    Madikwe Safari Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 552 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We enjoyed every day we have spent in the lodge. Great staff, great accommodations, great service, great food. Everything was above and beyond our expectations. Super memorable experience. Thank you very much!

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Madikwe Safari Lodge was unbelievable with world class service in an understated way. The "villas" were spectacular with outdoor showers and plunge pools for animal watching. The staff met us every time we returned with scented cool wash clothes and champagne. We were delighted one...More

    Thank Susan R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a great time at Madikwe Safari Lodge! The staff was attentive and willing to make whatever adjustments were needed to make your trip memorable and enjoyable. The beds were comfortable and shower was great as well. Contents of mini bar and snacks were...More

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    1  Thank rebswifty16
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I stayed at Madikwe for 4 nights in the Kapano lodge. Wake up calls were at 530am for the morning safari and afternoon safaris were at about 400pm. Our guide Billy was fantastic. The food was top notch as well. The in...More

    1  Thank tlc1986
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have just returned from our holiday to SA and had the most wonderful time. We stayed 2 nights at Madikwe Safari Lodge - Dithaba and all I can say it was truly magical from beginning to end. Everything was just perfect , the staff...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
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    • Free Internet
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    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$911 - US$1,374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Madikwe Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
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    • Madikwe Safari Lodge South Africa/Madikwe Game Reserve
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    ddikelly
    12 July 2017|
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    Response from Johan C | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for this late reply, I think a family lodge would be fine, you just need to ask management for an additional child's bed.
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    Stephie306
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from alan652 | Property representative |
    Dear Stephie306, Thank you for your enquiry. May is generally a cooler month with very few mosquitos, I would however suggest using an insect repellent in the evenings (this is also supplied by the Lodge). It would not be... More
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    10 February 2017|
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    Response from Lars K | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there, I went to Madikwe last summer and also brought my camera (Canon EOS 1DX; full format). I was very happy with my Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L lens in terms of zoom factor and handling. Usually the rangers get you... More
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