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Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge

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Madikwe Game Reserve 2865 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved every moment! We saw so many animals we felt like we were on Nat Geo. From watching the wild dogs run with all their might to catch their prey (and successfully doing so!), to watching the lions mating repeatedly (lol!), to seeing the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Lolita1185
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was by far the best experience one could have asked for. Every day was like the first time. We would have stayed forever if we did not have jobs lol. The service was first class. The guides were super helpful and very knowledgeable. Especially...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lasherdoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at Madikwe Hills for our honeymoon! Hannes and his team were extremely friendly and considerate! The rooms are beautiful and were beyond our wildest expectations! The honeymoon suite with the outside bath, overlooking the wildlife was an experience we would...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank M156789
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Visited in 2008 when the UK was battered by an Easter snow storm, so it was very pleasant arriving in a land full of sun and very friendly faces. The reserve was also a winner, seeing African wild dogs, lions, hyenas, elephants, zebras, giraffes and...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Patrick D
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Spent three great days here. Our room was large and private, with both internal and external bathroom, and a private deck with plunge pool and lounges. There is a central shared facility with internal/external dining area, bar and lounge area, gift shop and also a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded October 15, 2018

Dear OzSooty, Thank you very much for your kind and detailed review. Luckily 3 days of over-indulging cannot do too much damage, but the gym is here to help with the conscience! We hope to see you again soon. Regards,

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Description
Traversing over 75 000 hectares, Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge is situated on a hill, in the heart of the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Ingeniously set amongst boulders and age-old Tamboti trees, the lodge More offers visitors the utmost in luxury and hospitality, where you will find yourself enchanted by a world of intrigue and majestic beauty. Madikwe Game Reserve stretches all the way up to the Botswana border and is one the largest and most popular game reserves in South Africa. Once farm land, the Reserve has now been restored to its former natural environment with 86 mammals (from mice to elephant), 420 bird species (110 being rare) and 104 tree species. Predominantly grasslands and bushveld, intermingled with lone mountains and rocky outcrops, the Reserve is home to cheetahs, wild dogs, leopards, hyenas, lion, elephant, black & white rhino, buffalo, zebra, giraffe and various antelope. • Two 3-hour game drives a day (morning and afternoon) • 'Big 5' game viewing in state-of-the-art game-viewers • Tea, filter coffee and biscuits on morning game drive • Drinks and canapes on afternoon game drive • Bush breakfasts and dinners on request for larger groups MAIN CAMP • 10 Secluded glass fronted suites (±150m2) • Uninterrupted views of the African bush • Private deck with plunge pool • Air-conditioning • Fans • Fireplaces • Fully stocked mini-bar • Indoor and outdoor showers • Mosquito nets • Private lounge Little Madikwe (Family Friendly Camp) Little Madikwe comprises of a 2 Bedroomed Suite (±390m2). An additional 2 Luxury Suites (±150m2) can be reserved to form a completely private camp accommodating up to 8 guests. • Private deck and swimming pool • Air-conditioning and fans • Fireplaces • Fully stocked mini-bar • Indoor and outdoor showers • Mosquito nets • Private lounge, verandah and dining room • Private kitchen with personal chef - set your own meal time • Private game drive vehicle and game ranger - set your own game drive time • Personal butler/child minder • Entertainment centre • Satellite television and DVD collection • Various CD's and children's games • Small library FACILITIES IN MAIN LODGE • Lounge • Dining Room • Bar • Wine Cellar • Local wines • Terraced viewing deck with umbrellas overlooking waterhole • Swimming Pool • Library - stocked with a comprehensive selection of books • Internet Facilities - desktop with wireless internet connection available 24 hours • Satellite Television at the main building in the Lounge • Traditional Boma • Curio Shop Well stocked with books, clothing, safari gear, handmade knives, shoes, bags, jewellery, postcards and local arts & crafts. WELLNESS Set the mind at ease and embrace the energy of the bush. Experience Spafaris with soul of Africa. From our enchanting world, secrets are revived and re-created to bring you, for the first time, a unique spa concept based on a fusion o f ancient healing tradition, philosophies and rituals from Africa. To reconnect to nature, to realise, to recover and to relax... In holistic therapy, our body "energy" is the universal life force that governs personal wellbeing and vitality. The signature treatments are concentrates on establishing and maintaining a balance between our body energies. The new range Wisdom of Africa blended indigenous botanical ingredients from all over the continent of Africa, that natures mind, body and spirit. They give us an idea of African healing traditions and a chance to re-awaken, to touch the inner self again. Fully Equipped Gym The fully quipped gym at Madikwe Hills, with treadmill, spinning bike, rowing machine, fitness flyer, weights and bench, dumbbells and barbells and aerobic mats, allows guests to keep up with their fitness regime, or a place to release the guilt built up after indulging in mouth-watering delights. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$1,623 - $1,889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Madikwe Hills Private Game Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$1,623 - $1,889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Madikwe Hills Private Game Hotel Madikwe Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
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Room & Suite (135)
Dining (33)
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liberia126
January 17, 2019|
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Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
Good morning. (Just remove all the spaces in the email addresses) Our reservations email is reservations @ madikwehills . com My email is hannes @ madikwehills . com Reservations telephone number is +27 11 781 5431 The Lodge... More
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Shirley2810
January 27, 2018|
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Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
Hello Shirley28, Madikwe Game Reserve is owned by North West Parks Board (National Park). We are allowed to go off road in many areas but there are some areas where off loading, for example on the plains where the soil is... More
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Lynda2040
December 3, 2017|
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Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
Hello Lynda2040, Thank you for your question. There is no dress code: some guests like dress up whilst others come to dinner in the same clothing they wore on safari. Most guests wear smart casual to dinner. Regards,
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"If you're traveling as a family try to stay in Little Madikwe...it's gorgeous and sooooo spacious."
love5pets
Sep 2, 2018
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"Some lodges has a perfect view on wild life"
Z6100MCmarch
Aug 22, 2018
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"we loved #2"
phanlon2014
Jul 30, 2018
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"9 great view of water hole"
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Jan 20, 2018
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