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Madikwe Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent88%
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

We arrived late afternoon after a 2 flights from Cape Town. The staff was expecting us and made us feel like apart of their family from the moment we arrived. The bush drives were so relaxing, thrilling and educational. Our young and engaged guide, Wienand,...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I was on a business trip in Botswana and had the weekend with nothing to do. Very last minute I booked with Madikwe for just 1 night but getting picked up at 6am (from Gaborone) so that I could spend the full day there and...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2016

Recently, our family group of 8 adults took over Dithaba Lodge, Madikwe and made it our home for four wonderful days. What a great time we had. From the moment we arrived, we were made to feel very special. All the staff were waiting outside...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

The 4 days at this lodge were wonderful. Billy, the ranger was very skilled at locating birds and animals and was always trying to position the vehicle for the best camera angle. The lodge staff all did superb jobs, particularly Rebecca, Jane and Nicolas (the...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic experience at Madikwe. We stayed in the Dithaba lodge, part of the Madikwe safari lodge. Super service, great accommodation, wonderful people and good food. The safari drives were good and long; we've seen a lot of animals from different species. Most special were the...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Pool
Spa
Breakfast included
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$1,167 - US$1,561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jeff H
11 February 2018|
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Response from Anthoni v | Reviewed this property |
The lodges all undertake on- and off-road guided excursions with four wheel drive vehicles. No private 'off roading' takes place in the reserve.
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hafsabashir
19 December 2017|
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Response from jpa531 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely amazing experience for anyone any age!, our trip was in October and the weather was perfect, jackets in the early morning and evening, nice and warm in the afternoon. I would assume dec is very warm and August... More
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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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