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Madikwe Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed at the kopano lodge. We simply had the best time ever from the moment MJ, our guide, came top pick us up at the airstrip until the last moments before leaving, This is the perfect place for a couple to discover what a safari...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our drives in the bush were spectacular - you really get to see the big 5! Our guide was both professional and almost like Google with his knowledge of the animals and the plants and trees. At the same time he was enthusiastic and fun...More

Thank PR10954
Reviewed 1 week ago

Madikwe is one of our favourite places in the world! This was our second trip to Lelapa Lodge, and it didn't disappoint. We had the head ranger, Gerard, and his infectious enthusiasm had us eager to learn all about the animals and their habitats. The...More

Thank JennyAStone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic experience! As other people mentioned the website doesn’t give justice to the place. Nice atmosphere in a elegant designed lodge. We ve been particularly impressed by the quality of the personalized service given by ALL the staff. Kindness, caring attention and joy were surrounding...More

Thank VGotz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Madikwe Safari Lodge was just great - almost too beautiful to leave the lodge for the game drives. By far the most beautiful lodge in which we stayed during our South Africa trip. Great and friendly staff and an incredible kitchen. We had a beautiful...More

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Room Service
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$1,171 - US$1,578 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$1,171 - US$1,578 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jeff H
12 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
20 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
13 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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