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Reviewed November 11, 2016

First class, look no further! Fantastic all round, exceeded our expectations, the chef is a magician in the kitchen, the ranger was outstanding (make sure you ask for Billy, although I think they are all good) all staff were engaging. We will return.

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Reviewed November 10, 2016

We enjoyed a fantastic 3 night stay in the Lelapa Madikwe Safari Lodge, with the highlight being the wonderful room and exceptional service from Lebo in particular. We enjoyed some fantastic game drives with great sightings of wild dogs, elephant, rhino, hyena and black-backed jackal...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2016

A fantastic experience in Africa! Nice people, great food and services from a dedicated staff. I would certainly reccomend this lodge to you! We'll come back with the rest of the family. A nice atmosphere.

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Reviewed November 6, 2016

We have been to many lodges and on numerous wild excursions and this was one of the best ever. Our Ranger, Luke, was great. His knowledge and passion shines like a bright star and he made the trip worth the while. The staff and food...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Spent 3 nights at Madikwe and could not get enough of the place. The rides in the bush were incomparable and we also took a walk with one of the rangers--what a different perspective that is (now you know what the prey feels like). Highlight,...More

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Jeff H
February 11, 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
December 19, 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
July 12, 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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"Some of the rooms are a fair walk from the main lodge. If you struggle to walk, you need to make the Lodge..."
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"If you want to with more people than stay in the Lelapa Lodge (12 rooms) since that's where the main pool..."
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"Since there are 4 suites - they are right next to each other and all the same."
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