Madikwe Safari Lodge

Madikwe Safari Lodge


The large red sun sets over the horizon while the heavens above the endless African bushland turn a dark purple and a crystal clear, star-lit sky rises over the Dwarsberg Hills – a scene even more beautiful than in the movies.


Once the sun has set and the air cools down, the Madikwe Safari Lodge becomes even cosier. Set in a striking landscape on the border between South Africa and Botswana in the North-West Province, the lodge makes its guests feel truly at home.


Composed of three highly read more » exclusive camps, the Madikwe Safari Lodge guarantees absolute privacy and serene solitude, allowing guests to unwind in style after the stress and tension of everyday life.


All three camps are within walking distance and connected by winding paths. A number of fireplaces, some indoors and some outdoors, create a wonderfully comfortable and romantic atmosphere.


An open living room invites guests to kick back and relax while letting their thoughts run free. Enjoy a sundowner while waiting for dinner. A perfect day with both excitement and sweet idleness will surely raise your appetite.


The lodge's first-class restaurant serves fascinating regional delicacies and a selection of international dishes prepared to perfection. Enjoy a memorable dinner in the open-air boma under the clear, star-filled African sky.


The Madikwe Safari Lodge’s amazing service is the last jigsaw piece to complete the perfect holiday on the black continent. The Safari Lodge is a member of the chain CC Africa, which offers only first-class accommodation.


Madikwe is located a three and a half hours’ drive from Johannesburg and a chauffeur service is provided upon request. Alternatively, guests may fly to the wonderful reserve, landing at Madikwe’s small airstrip.


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The Madikwe Safari Lodge is the perfect accommodation for demanding travellers. The sixteen suites are spaciously designed and easily accommodate families - children are very welcome at the Madikwe Safari read more » Lodge!


We recommend the Westcamp, featuring four suites designed especially for families. The other camps are the East Camp with seven suites and the North Camp with only five units.


Warm colours and natural materials like dark wood create a wonderfully cosy ambiance. In the building phase, special attention was paid to keeping the suites warm in winter and cool in the summer, ensuring the guests’ comfort year round.


Wide open spaces as far the eye can see – almost every point of the estate grants a beautiful view of the wild surroundings.


Settle down in your private lounge or step out onto your timber deck. The stunning view is omnipresent – even from the gracious bathroom’s bathtub. Draw yourself a foam-topped bath and indulge!


Light a crackling fire in your bedroom and settle down with glass of quality wine from your personal bar. How about a refreshing dip in the shaded plunge-pool on your deck or an open-air shower to get you started in the morning?


Is there a more wonderful way to start a day in the African wilderness? Choose your safari attire in your spacious dressing room, enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and look forward to an exciting day with a personal discovery tour.


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Experience the diverse and fascinating nature of South Africa at the Madikwe Safari Lodge. The 76,000 hectares large game reserve is home to countless rare species such as the African wild dog.


Over read more » three hundred and fifty colourful and boisterous bird species inhabit the Madikwe Private Game Reserve – a natural paradise for enthusiastic bird watchers.


The Madikwe Reserve offers first-class safaris and boasts Africa’s famous Big Five: lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards and rhinoceros. Set out on a game drive to discover the wildlife.


Track giraffes, monkeys and impalas on your tour. To ensure the best wildlife spotting, the open-jeep safaris take place in the mornings, afternoons and early evenings.


Professional, experienced and dedicated rangers lead the tours, sharing their vast knowledge on this fascinating ecosystem. Do not forget to pack your camera; unforgettable holiday pictures are guaranteed on the photo safaris.


Guests who desire physical exercise may explore the reserve on foot on a guided safari hike. The safari hikes afford you with the unique opportunity to come into even closer contact with the wildlife than the game drives usually permit.


Enjoy a quiet evening at the lodge reminiscing about the day’s safari adventures. Surf the internet or take the time to read a good book. The Safari-Shop sells typical African arts and crafts that make great portable memories or gifts.


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