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Three Cities Madikwe River Lodge

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Madikwe Game Reserve | P.O. Box 17, Madikwe Game Reserve 2876, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
kearns21 Billericay, United Kingdom
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Billericay, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived we were taken back by the the set up and the service. We were met with a cold refreshing drink and a cold towel and shortly after afternoon tea was served was served (all meals were fantastic) and then we went out for our first game drive with Takura (charles). What this man did not... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I have to say of the 17 safaris we have been on in south africa 4 of which have been in madikwe this was by far our BEST based solely on our sighting ...leopard from our deck...all big 5 in an an afternoon plus cheetas , wild dogs and hyenas. Our guide Jerry listend to what we wanted to see... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

A group of us spent 3 nights at Madikwe River Lodge.It was wonderful. We had the best Ranger we have ever had, Charles (Takura). What an asset to a super lodge! He was so knowledgeable and so helpful with a great sense of humour!. He did his best to find us everything we wanted to see including cheetah,wild dogs, leopard... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a 3 night stay at the River Lodge and were pleasantly surprised by the hospitality shown by the staff, the accommodation and the food. From our arrival until our departure, all our needs were attended to. Violet celebrated her birthday whilst we were there and the whole staff did a special song and dance for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Great place to stay to see the wildlife of Africa. Stayed 9 nights and loved every day we were there. The staff are brilliant,always smiling and happy to help with anything. Our ranger called Takura was the best I have had on any safari, and we have been on quite a few in our time. He found most of the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This not only goes with medikwe itself it is also for the river lodge. As such property itself is just fine i can't rate it unless compare with other hotels in the area. But it was very good evaluating other aspects...service and hospitality of the staff was wonderful...chef was really innocent guy...he prepared everything we wanted...our females preferred to make... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

What a wonderful place! We stayed for 3 nights, and did 5 game drives. Our ranger Benson was brilliant, we saw absolutely everything from a close range. The wild dogs are really something different to see. The staff are very friendly especially the chefs, as they kindly make a plan to fix you whatever you need. The rooms are nice,clean... More

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Neydens, France
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Positives (3-day stay): our ranger Benzen was simply great (key when safaris are the only thing u do!). Staff in general was v kind. Rooms very nice & spacious. Negs: the massage girl was terrible, food ok/avg, poor wifi, lobby/restaurant too dark.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We stayed at Madikwe for 3 nights in Feb 2014, it was nothing short of wonderful, the lodge that we had was great everything that you could need, the rock pool was great for cooling off and catching some sun, with antelope running around!!! the food was very good, and as we were the only guest there for 2 of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

This was my third trip to Madikwe River Lodge since 2010. Even though I always enjoyed the property's staff and ambience, recent upgrades have further enhanced this wonderful game lodge. Two daily rides are augmented with amazing breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as late afternoon high tea. Game drives always include a coffee/tea stop in the morning and a... More

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Address: Madikwe Game Reserve | P.O. Box 17, Madikwe Game Reserve 2876, South Africa
Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Three Cities Madikwe River Lodge 3*
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