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Three Cities Madikwe River Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$543*
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Randburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Madikwe River Lodge exceeded my expectations. We had a wonderful stay. The Game viewing was the highlight of our stay. Our Ranger, Amos managed to find 4 of the big 5. We even saw Cheetah and Wild dog. The service was excellent and the food delicious.

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you for taking time to share your experiences with Madikwe River Lodge and others on Trip Advisor. The fact that you mentioned our lodge without doubt,we love to read that you have enjoyed all the services you have been offered and we wish to host you again in the future.

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Where to begin??? Beautiful setting. The most friendly, attentive staff. Delicious food and the most wonderful game drives. Our guide, Fortune was so knowledgeable and interesting as will as a great off road driver. We stayed here for my wife's birthday and had the most incredible time. My only word of caution would be... Don't attempt to get here in...

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing you experience with us. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and love to read that you have enjoyed your stay and all the services that you have been offered by Madikwe River Lodge. We thank you for the positive feedback and we wish to host you...

Reviewed 27 February 2017

What an experience! This lodge on the Madikwe Game Reserve offered us everything we could have wanted. The accommodation is perfection, beautifully comfortable beds and wonderful decor. The decks overlook the river giving you some lovely views as you relax between drives. The game drives are perfect, one early in the morning and one late in the afternoon with some...

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing you experience with us. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and love to read that you have enjoyed your stay and all the services that you have been offered by Madikwe River Lodge. We thank you for the positive feedback and we really wish to host...

Gaborone, Botswana
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Nice and friendly accommodation of our wishes at arrival. it was no problem to change the room we had been allocated. Punctual and friendly service. Our guide made lots of efforts to show animals and was well read and experienced in nature.

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. We really love to read that you enjoyed your stay and all the services that you have been offered by Madikwe River Lodge. we are looking forward to host you back again in future.

Hof, Germany
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had a wonderful stay at the Madikwe River Lodge- Allthough it was very short we covered a lot. Our guide Takuro was great, very knowledgable and a great game spotter -the way you envision a ranger! The Service personnell in general was very friendly

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing you experience with us. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and love to read that you have enjoyed your stay and all the services that you have been offered by Madikwe River Lodge. We thank you for the positive feedback and we looking forward to host...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We had an excellent time at the lodge from the moment we arrived. Great food and service together with some unforgetable sightings made it this trip worth while.The staff was very friendly and interacted on on personal level. our gane ranger Amos was very knowlegeable and tried to give us the best game drives and sightings every time.

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you for sharing you experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we really love the fact that you have enjoyed all the services that you have been offered. we thank you for the positive feedback and we wish to host you again in future. Kind regards...

Levallois-Perret, France
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Our stay at Madikwe river lodge was really amazing! Everything was great: the accommodation, the service, and especially the many game drives that we did with our ranger Takura. The game drives with Takura were a real expedition, you can ask everything to Takura and he will find it for you and explaining everything that there is to know about...

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you for sharing you experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we really love the fact that you have enjoyed all the services that you have been offered. we thank you for the positive feedback and we wish to host you again in future. Kind regards...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Ive had international hospitality and traveling experience and this has by far been the best. The staff are welcoming. The property is a hidden gem and the overall experience was delightful. Thank you Madikwe River Lodge!

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we love to read that you enjoyed all the services you were offered. Madikwe River Lodge would like to thank you for the positive feedback and we wish to host you in future...

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Visited Madikwe River Lodge for lunch....for R230 pp we got a sub standard very old fashioned meal, roast beef, rice, ribs, vegetable quiche and salad....dessert was tiflle and a bad one at that. The decor is old and outdated, even the Christmas tree that had put up was moth eaten and embarassing to say the least......not what I expect from...

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. In response to your comment about our lodge, we apologies for the inconveniences occurred during your visit, we promise to attend to all the concerns raised in your review and hope this will convince you about another visit to our lodge. Kind regards Pertunia

East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

The River Lodge is very good, the chalets clean and well appointed with all you can need. The food is good and in lovely surroundings. The staff friendly and helpful. However the game reserve is a second rate reserve. The few animals are seen repeatedly, rather like a zoo. The Madikwe website states that there is a large population of...

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Dear Valued Guests Thank you so much for sharing your experience with Madikwe River Lodge. We appreciate the fact that you mentioned our lodge with pride and we love to read that you have enjoyed the services that you have been offered. In response to your comment about Madikwe Game Reserve, we apologies for the inconvinience occured during your stay,...

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  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Madikwe River Lodge is positioned in the heart of Madikwe Game Reserve and offers attractive comfort in sixteen split level suites with an outdoor dining boma located on a central Island,accessed by a wooden bridge,this luxurious Lodge invites guests to enjoy the sights & sounds in mother Africa's land of brilliance. Surrounded by 75 000 hectares of malaria-free African sand veld.Each suites is individually decorated to create a rich African feel,and offers en-suites bathroom with a full range of guests amenities as well as a private wooden viewing deck overlooking the river. Madikwe Game Reserve, is world of breathtaking scenery and endless African bush. At Madikwe River Lodge the guided game drivers and trails are thrilling to be a part of with Africa offering you and incomparable experience in the wild. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Three Cities Madikwe River Lodge

Address: | P.O. Box 17, Madikwe Game Reserve 2876, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Price Range: RM2,083 - RM3,147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Three Cities Madikwe River Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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201sylvainb, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Amazing staff, great deserts, free wifi, peaceful location, abundance of wildlife, great game viewings, off road driving, great rangers”
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“excellent views to the river”
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