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    Madikwe River Lodge

    R24, Madikwe Game Reserve 2876, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the reserve” (20 reviews)
    “game drives” (67 reviews)
    “three star” (3 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 169 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had a good time, but I was a little afraid after knowing that all the hotel's drives were without licenses to carry emergency rifles in the safaris. And its only happens to our hotel. All the others hotel in Madikwe had rifles in front...More

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    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience about our lodge. In response to your comment about our guides not having rifle licenses, that a false information you received. We will look into the matter and investigate further. Apologies for the inconveniences...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed with a family group of 7, my family of 5 (kids aged 11, 9 &7) and their grandparents. We arrived mid afternoon on the first day and stayed for 3 nights. Overall it was an amazing experience for everyone. The riverlodge provided a...More

    Thank Tim H
    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience about Madikwe River Lodge. We really appreciate the fact that you enjoyed the serviced that you have been offered by our lodge. Thank you once again for the positive feedback and we wish to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed at the River lodge with my family and it was an experience the children will not soon forget. Our guide Takura got us up close with the animals and knew the history of many of the individual animals within the park. Seeing lions fight...More

    Thank Kevin M
    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience about Madikwe River Lodge. We really appreciate the fact that you enjoyed the services that you have been offered by our lodge. Thank you once again for the positive feedback and we wish to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our friends placed the booking so I had little knowledge of the lodge and was happily surprised. This was our first inclusive lodge experience and well worth the money. Every staff member was friendly and helpful and the food was delicious. We had a warm...More

    Thank Melissa P
    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing you experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you have enjoyed some of the services that you have been offered by our lodge. In response to your comment about WIFI, we promise to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    very good experience although the rooms need to get some upgrading to complete a good experience. Aircon units need to be repaired and the mosquito nets are rather small and do not cover the beds sufficiently. The staff are very attentive and the food offering...More

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    Response from Pertunia M, Marketing Assistant at Madikwe River LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience about Madikwe River Lodge. In response to your comment, we apologize for any inconveniences we may have caused during your stay. we promise to attend to all the concerns raised in your review and...More

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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$622 - 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
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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
    31 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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    stevejan2015
    19 March 2017|
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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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