About Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge
Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge, situated in the heart of the malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve, offers local and international visitors alike the utmost in luxury and outstanding hospitality.
The Lodge, which is ingeniously set among boulders and age old Tamboti trees, overlooks the 75 000 hectare reserve, and it offers some of Southern Africa’s best Big 5 and wild dog viewing. The Lodge’s 11 ‘Afrochic’ styled and luxuriously decorated glass fronted suites each have their own veranda and plunge pool, offering absolute privacy and majestic views of the Reserve.
Other touches add to the experience in the form of outside showers, fireplaces, underfloor heating, as well as concertina glass doors that open the room up entirely, allowing one to truly feel at one with the environment. Guests’ expectations are far exceeded when indulging in the truly superior cuisine Madikwe Hills has to offer.
The personalized gourmet experience, which includes dining under African stars in the rustic boma, as well as on the beautifully appointed deck overlooking the Reserve, reinforces the feeling of absolute luxurious hospitality. Added to this, there is an extensive wine cellar allowing guests to select their favourite South African wines to compliment the multi course meals.
The wellness centre, which offers the utmost in relaxing and rejuvenating treatments, as well as a fully equipped gym, are tucked away in the lush setting behind the main lodge. For those after more literary pursuits, there is a small library offering a wide range of interesting and diverse reading matter.
The intimate and hands-on management style ensures that every last need is seen to and along with the experienced and friendly game rangers and trackers; the hospitality team form so much a part of the outstanding service and unforgettable experience.
Safari: Madikwe Hills’ dawn and dusk game drives, hosted by the extremely knowledgeable game rangers, ensure that guests leave having seen a wide and exciting range of African wildlife and birdlife.
Spa: Set the mind at ease and embrace the energy of the bush. Experience Spa-faris with the soul of Africa. The signature treatments concentrate on establishing and maintaining a balance between our body energies.
Wedding Venues: There is something about a wedding in the heart of the African bushveld! Small intimate weddings from two up to twenty-four guests are catered for at Madikwe Hills, and we pride ourselves on our meticulous attention to detail.
Family friendly: At Madikwe Hills, Junior Rangers will enjoy a hands-on experience by touching elephant dung, looking at tracks, finding out how to track, learning about termites... the fun never stops. An exciting and educational 2-3 hour experience for all ages.
From 01 May 2011, Madikwe’s entrance fees will become a daily rate, not the once-off rate it currently is. The rate, however, remains R50.00.
Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Madikwe Game Reserve
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