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    Jamala Madikwe

    | Madikwe Game Reserve via Molatedi Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve 2838, South Africa
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          Reviewed 14 November 2016

          Simply the best, From our guide JP who constantly amazed us with his knowledge and love for all animals - we were able to see the magnificent 7 - all within the first 24 hours of arriving, to the fabulous 5 star dining and the...More

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          1  Thank Heather S
          Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala Madikwe

          Dear Heather I am so happy that you could enjoy Jamala Madikwe and its beautiful surrounds. Thank you for the wonderful review and kind comments. I hope that we will have you visit us again in the future. Enjoy the cookbook. All the Bests Jamala

          Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

          We have visited Jamala Madikwe, seven times now, and we have always, without exception, been blown away, not only by the warm welcome, pampering and caring we receive, but by the elegant lodge and chalets, which are first class. The game drives are fantastic, the...More

          1  Thank PatBosman
          Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala Madikwe

          Dear Pat As always thank you for this wonderful review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the lodge again and that you could share it with your family. We will pass all your kind comments on to the team. Thank you again The Jamala-ian's

          Reviewed 9 November 2016

          From the moment we stepped off our Federal Air shuttle flight to be greeted by Lucky our guide, the next two days flew by in a haze of good food, luxurious surrounding and fascinating animal drives. Rodney and Nicos oversee the lodge and nothing escapes...More

          2  Thank Gary B
          Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala Madikwe

          Dear Gary B What an absolute pleasure to have you stay with us I am thrilled at your wonderful review and kind comments. We so love to have guests enjoy every aspect of our gorgeous property. Thank you I will pass every comment to our...More

          Reviewed 8 November 2016

          We recently stayed (October) for 5 nights to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. It was our 3rd visit to the Madikwe game reserve, our first time at Jamala. We loved it & were very sad to leave! Great food at every meal; super staff throughout...More

          1  Thank TheIrishPenguin
          Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala Madikwe

          The IrishPenguin Thank you for this very concise review. We are so pleased that you could enjoy your 3rd visit to this wonderful reserve. I hope that you will return in the future. All the best from the entire team.

          Reviewed 8 November 2016

          Game viewing - Sofa Safari- excellent. Also the guided Safaris Morning and afternoon Are Full of exciting Experiences. Staff is Extremly friendly . The Food is superb especially that the Portion Are well Measured just Right in Size .

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          1  Thank brigschubert
          Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala Madikwe

          Dear Brigschubert Thank you for the review and kind comments we take great pride in our service and the food experience at Jamala. I am so happy you enjoyed every aspect. All the best

          Madikwe Safari Lodge
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$1,063 - US$1,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
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          • South Africa >
          • North-West Province >
          • Madikwe Game Reserve
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Erwinamoo
          hi how did you get there as Im not mad on flying!!! Did you drive from Johannesburg?
          25 January 2017|
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          Response from Rodney S | Property representative |
          Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, a transfer with a driver taking three and a half hours from OR Tambo International is available. Car rental and self drive is also a easy options. Please contact us directly via our website... More
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          kuzbara
          Hello there nice reviews . Can you accommodate VEGITARIANS AND FISH EATERS.
          7 September 2016|
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          Response from Nico V | Property representative |
          Hi kuzbara Thank you, yes we can accommodate most dietary needs. We do get fresh fish weekly and we can accommodate vegetarians.
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          AOUS_Salloum
          Hello , we are planning to come to Jamala Madikwe for our first anniversary in late January 2016, but I am reading it's a poor time to visit that area so got really confused about it can you please let me know ! Thank you .
          9 May 2015|
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          Response from Nico V | Property representative |
          Hi January is a great time to visit as we are in rainy season and all the new born plains game babies have dropped, the park will be beautifully green. In terms of rain we have afternoon thundershowers lasting about 2 hours... More
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