Madikwe Game Reserve, North West, South Africa Accommodations

Accommodations in Madikwe Game Reserve

Home/Apartment
5br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Breakfast
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool
The SpaceKukama Lodge is a family friendly private luxury 10 bed game lodge in malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve. The lodge is let out as a whole for groups of family and friends when weeks become available. Our days start with an early morning game drive safari, then it's back to the lodge for a delicious breakfast. The day is yours to relax next to the pool overlooking our waterhole or to rest in your large well appointed bedroom suite. We serve a light lunch/ high tea before your afternoon game drive after which a hearty evening meal next to a roaring fire. A stay with us is the ultimate soul restorer. Madikwe Game Reserve is home to the Big Five as well as Cheetah and Wild Dog and is one of the premier Safari destinations in South Africa. Guest AccessGuests have the use of the entire lodge and have access to Madikwe Game Reserve with a qualified Guide. Interaction with GuestsOur Managers and staff are always here to make your stay a restoring treat.
Home/Apartment
5br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Breakfast
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool
The SpaceBedrooms Our 10-bed (maximum capacity) accommodation comprises of three spacious double suites and one large, two bedroom safari-chic family suite with an interlinking sitting room. Each suite has floor to ceiling glass sliding doors providing an uninterrupted view of the bush, a luxuriously large bathtub overlooking the bush, a stone walled private out-door shower and separate toilet. All suites have ceiling fans, mosquito nets, coffee stations, double sided fireplaces and a large private deck. Overview of rooms: Three separate couple's units and one family unit (2 bedrooms separated by an atrium) Plush day bed Separate cupboards Twin vanity area Luxurious bath Outdoor shower Fan-cooled Indoor gas-heated fireplace En suite toilet Main Lodge Our serene, African socialising area, the Main Lodge is a spacious living area where colleagues, friends and family gather for meals and socialising. The area is comprised of a well appointed kitchen, pantry and scullery; a large glass fronted interior dining and seating area with massive fireplaces for cold winter evenings; a large tiered deck with umbrellas and pool loungers next to the pool, a boma with a congenial fireplace for braais(barbeques) and alfresco meals; as well as an outside thatched eating area and sitting room, all overlooking our well frequented watering hole. There is also a small television room for sporting and entertainment emergencies. Wi-Fi connectivity is available in the main lodge and for those who need to be in touch, there is good Vodacom (SA) and Orange (Botswana) cell phone coverage. Overview of facilities: Main dining room along with a separate outdoor dining area Sitting lounge with a traditional wood fireplace Private waterhole with viewing deck Outdoor infinity swimming pool overlooking the waterhole Outdoor lounging area Outdoor boma Kitchen and bar Satellite TV lounge Wi-Fi facilities Guest AccessTake part in two daily game drives with our talented and professional game rangers. Experience the unique and magical African bush that South Africa has to offer. You and your guests will be expertly guided whilst sitting in the safety of our 4x4 game vehicle. The Madikwe game reserve offers one of the best safari experiences in Southern Africa in respect to the shear variety of African flora and fauna on display. You can find the Big 5 within the reserve as well as some lesser known and rare species of animals including the spectacular and illusive African painted dog (wild dog). Whilst on your journey, expect to receive expert knowledge from our game rangers and make a few informative stops along the way. Our game rangers are also eager any questions you may have. Our game drives take place in the mornings and afternoons where you will set off into the Madikwe game reserve. After your safari adventure, you will pause in the park to enjoy some early morning coffee, tea or hot chocolate along with a tasty rusk or two. In the afternoon, your pause in the park will include some South African snack favourites including biltong and other surprises our chef may have in store. One of the unsurpassed parts of your afternoon stop is watching a South African sunset in all its glory with a bush-classic Gin and Tonic in your hand. Experience the unrivalled South African bush with Kukama Lodge in the Madikwe game reserve! Overview of safaris / game drives: •Expertly guided tours by qualified game rangers •Two daily game drives (morning and afternoon) •Drinks and snacks provided Interaction with GuestsGrace is our chef. She has a natural flair for food that has been consolidated by dedicated training over the years. Grace prepares all the meals at the lodge with the help of Joyce, Idah and Johannes – our braai master and maintenance go-to guy. Joyce and Idah are Kukama’s ‘Jill’s-of-all-Trades’ – they keep the Lodge and suites spotlessly clean, look after our guests at meal times and beyond. They will do laundry on request and offer reviving massage treatments. Their creative touches from turn-downs to table settings are reminders of your warm welcome in the African bush and our home away from home. Kukama staff: Grace (Head chef) Joyce (Housekeeper) Idah (Housekeeper) Johannes (Braai master & maintenance) Management team: Neal Fischer (General Manager & Game Ranger) Viki Runge Fischer (General Manager) The NeighborhoodMadikwe Game Reserve is situated in the north west of South Africa, just south of Botswana, about four hours drive from Johannesburg. Getting AroundKukama Lodge is an approximate 350 km drive from OR Tambo International Airport or Lanseria Airport in Johannesburg. We recommend coming in a high clearance vehicle, although with careful driving a normal sedan will handle dirt roads in the reserve; we can recommend road transfer companies if you would prefer not to drive. Federal Air offers a daily one-hour charter flight into the Reserve or by arrangement; you could fly yourself to Madikwe’s western airstrip. Madikwe Game Reserve is malaria free, which makes it the perfect bush destination for those traveling with children. Other Things to NoteTwo of our hard working staff can offer three massage therapies on request, at an additional cost paid directly to the lodge manager: A one hour full body massage, A thirty minute neck and back massage and A half hour relaxing foot massage. You may choose to have your massage on your private deck or in front of a warming fire in your bedroom suite.
villa
7br villa
    The word ‘Molori’ means ‘to dream’ in seTswana and truly captures the essence of Molori Safari Lodge, which is globally renowned for being South Africa’s most luxurious game lodge. This five-suite retreat sits in the heart of the 75,000-hectare malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve, 400kms northwest of Johannesburg. Originally built for the family in 2002, it was transformed into a paradise retreat for discerning travelers in 2007. Defined by its exquisite attention to detail, highly personalized service and unpretentious affluence, this fine residence is a perfect fit for those who expect the very best. Integrated around a family of trees, Molori’s use of natural materials immediately soothes the spirit and accentuates its surroundings. Rich hardwood heated floors and smooth boarded decks lead the eye from indoors to out, to a mirror-calm infinity pool which will entice you for a lantern-lit dip. Absolute privacy is assured in this little corner of paradise, and you can sit and read for hours or gaze at the mind-stopping views of the Dwarsberg Mountains to your heart’s content. If entertaining suits you better, host a social event here and gather around the bar or take your turn at the grand piano. Molori’s gourmet chefs will personally consult with you before creating nutritious and delicious meals from fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Whether you choose to enjoy them in the dining area, al fresco on the terrace or from the comfort of your in-room bar, it's your choice. Your wellbeing is a priority at the resort and when you’re not relaxing in the hot tub, there are plenty of shared amenities on hand at the health spa. Work off any excesses in the gym, sauna and steam room, indulge in a spa treatment (additional cost), and plunge into the chiller pool for an extra refreshing zing. Whatever you decide to do with your days, a good night’s sleep is inevitable at Molori. All the bedrooms in each suite are graced with king size upholstered beds which can easily be converted to twin beds where required.Each bedroom comes with deluxe en-suite bathrooms with showers. Five of the seven bedrooms also boast freestanding tubs. Most have access to a private deck or balcony and enjoy views of the valley or animal waterholes. No African adventure would be complete without a safari and you are welcome to join a twice-daily game drive or arrange a guided walk in the bush. Be sure to take your camera! Molori is 102km to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport and transfers are included. Copyright © Luxury Retreats. All rights reserved. Additional amenities include: TV(TVs), ipod docking station(ipod docking stations), fire pit, hairdryer(hairdryers), heating system, ceiling fan(s), alfresco dining, piano (pianos), fireplace (fireplaces), heated floor(heated floors). The word ‘Molori’ means ‘to dream’ in seTswana and truly captures the essence of Molori Safari Lodge, which is globally renowned for being South Africa’s most luxurious game lodge. This five-suite retreat sits in the heart of the 75,000-hectare malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve, 400kms northwest of Johannesburg. Originally built for the family in 2002, it was transformed into a paradise retreat for discerning travelers in 2007. Defined by its exquisite attention to detail, highly personalized service and unpretentious affluence, this fine residence is a perfect fit for those who expect the very best. Integrated around a family of trees, Molori’s use of natural materials immediately soothes the spirit and accentuates its surroundings. Rich hardwood heated floors and smooth boarded decks lead the eye from indoors to out, to a mirror-calm infinity pool which will entice you for a lantern-lit dip. Absolute privacy is assured in this little corner of paradise, and you can sit and read for hours or gaze at the mind-stopping views of the Dwarsberg Mountains to your heart’s content. If entertaining suits you better, host a social event here and gather around the bar or take your turn at the grand piano. Molori’s gourmet chefs will personally consult with you before creating nutritious and delicious meals from fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. Whether you choose to enjoy them in the dining area, al fresco on the terrace or from the comfort of your in-room bar, it's your choice. Your wellbeing is a priority at the resort and when you’re not relaxing in the hot tub, there are plenty of shared amenities on hand at the health spa. Work off any excesses in the gym, sauna and steam room, indulge in a spa treatment (additional cost), and plunge into the chiller pool for an extra refreshing zing. Whatever you decide to do with your days, a good night’s sleep is inevitable at Molori. All the bedrooms in each suite are graced with king size upholstered beds which can easily be converted to twin beds where required.Each bedroom comes with deluxe en-suite bathrooms with showers. Five of the seven bedrooms also boast freestanding tubs. Most have access to a private deck or balcony and enjoy views of the valley or animal waterholes. No African adventure would be complete without a safari and you are welcome to join a twice-daily game drive or arrange a guided walk in the bush. Be sure to take your camera! Molori is 102km to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport and transfers are included. Copyright © Luxury Retreats. All rights reserved. Additional amenities include: TV(TVs), ipod docking station(ipod docking stations), fire pit, hairdryer(hairdryers), heating system, ceiling fan(s), alfresco dining, piano (pianos), fireplace (fireplaces), heated floor(heated floors).
    Hotel
    5-star Hotel
    Situated in Madikwe, this luxury lodge is 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from Tshukudu Dam and within 32 mi (52 km) of Derdepoort Gate and Kopfontein Border Post.
    Hotel
    Excellent
    1 review
    5-star Hotel
    This family-friendly Madikwe lodge is located in a regional park, 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from Tshukudu Dam, and within 32 mi (52 km) of Derdepoort Gate and University of Botswana.
    Hotel
    Excellent
    1 review
    5-star Hotel
    Situated in a provincial park, this all-inclusive lodge is 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from Wonderboom Gate and 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from Kopfontein Border Post. Tshukudu Dam and Gaborone Natural History Museum are also within 25 mi (40 km).
    Hotel
    Excellent
    2 reviews
    5-star Hotel
    This family-friendly Madikwe lodge is located in a provincial park, 7.9 mi (12.6 km) from Kopfontein Border Post, and within 16 mi (25 km) of Derdepoort Gate and Wonderboom Gate. Game City Mall and Tshukudu Dam are also within 25 mi (40 km).
    Hotel
    5-star Hotel
    Located near the airport, this family-friendly lodge is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Wonderboom Gate and 7.2 mi (11.5 km) from Kopfontein Border Post. Gaborone Natural History Museum and University of Botswana are also within 20 mi (32 km).
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    Excellent
    2 reviews
    4-star Hotel
    Situated in a regional park, this guesthouse is 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from Tshukudu Dam and 18.7 mi (30.1 km) from Derdepoort Gate.
    Hotel
    4-star Hotel
    Situated on a river, this lodge is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Derdepoort Gate and within 25 mi (40 km) of Kopfontein Border Post and Tshukudu Dam. Wonderboom Gate is 28 mi (45 km) away.
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    Located in Madikwe, Madikwe Safari Lodge is in a regional park and within the vicinity of Tshukudu Dam and Derdepoort Gate. Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 20 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and private plunge pools. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and minibars. Amenities You can experience a safari adventure. This lodge also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands. This lodge is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Madikwe Safari Lodge. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily. Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.
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    When you stay at Rhulani Safari Lodge in Madikwe, you'll be within the vicinity of Wonderboom Gate. This 5-star lodge is within the region of Kopfontein Border Post. Make yourself at home in one of the 7 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces and private plunge pools. Have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries. Amenities Pamper yourself with onsite massages or enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool. This lodge also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands. This lodge is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Rhulani Safari Lodge. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and laundry facilities. Event facilities at this lodge consist of a conference center and a meeting room. Free valet parking is available onsite.
    bed and breakfasts
    bed and breakfasts
    • Gym
    • Swimming Pool
    Located in Madikwe, Jaci's Lodges is in a regional park and within the region of Tshukudu Dam and Derdepoort Gate. Make yourself at home in one of the 20 individually decorated guestrooms. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily. Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages. Encounter the local wildlife with a safari, then enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. This guesthouse also features an arcade/game room, gift shops/newsstands, and tour/ticket assistance. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Jaci's Lodges. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. The front desk is staffed during limited hours. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request).
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    • Breakfast
    • Gym
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    • Swimming Pool
    • Wifi
    When you stay at Madikwe Hills in Madikwe, you'll be in a provincial park and within the vicinity of Wonderboom Gate. This 5-star lodge is within the region of Kopfontein Border Post and Tshukudu Dam. Make yourself at home in one of the 10 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces and private plunge pools. Have private furnished patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Partially open bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and hair dryers. Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. Encounter the local wildlife with a safari, then enjoy a soak in one of the 12 outdoor swimming pools. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands. This lodge is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Enjoy a meal at one of the lodge's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Featured amenities include a computer station, laundry facilities, and a library. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary at scheduled times.
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    When you stay at aha Thakadu River Camp in Madikwe, you'll be within the vicinity of Tshukudu Dam. This 5-star lodge is within the region of Wonderboom Gate and Derdepoort Gate. Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 12 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks. Amenities Relax and unwind with massages and body treatments. This lodge also features wireless Internet access (surcharge) and wedding services. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of aha Thakadu River Camp. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar. Featured amenities include laundry facilities and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary at scheduled times.
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    When you stay at Royal Madikwe Game Lodge in Madikwe, you'll be in a provincial park and convenient to Wonderboom Gate. This 5-star lodge is within the region of Kopfontein Border Post and Tshukudu Dam. Make yourself at home in one of the 5 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily. Amenities You can experience a safari, and enjoy an outdoor pool. This lodge also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Royal Madikwe Game Lodge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is included. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free valet parking is available onsite.
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    When you stay at Sanctuary Makanyane Safari Lodge in Madikwe, you'll be on a river and convenient to Derdepoort Gate. This 4-star lodge is within the vicinity of Tshukudu Dam. Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 8 guestrooms, featuring fireplaces. Have private furnished patios. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and separate sitting areas. Amenities Treat yourself with massages, body treatments, and facials. Encounter the local wildlife with a safari, then enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily. Featured amenities include a business center and a library. Free self parking is available onsite.
    Home/Apartment
    1br Home/Apartment
    • Wifi
    • Smoking Allowed
    • Breakfast
    • Parking
    • Swimming Pool
    The SpaceWe have 2 barbecue areas and a pool. Guest AccessWe have a conference room with a fridge and microwave. Interaction with Guests24 hour service.