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Madikwe Safari Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Lexington, MA
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were an extended family of 19 people, including older folks like my husband and me, and grandchildren from 8 years old to 25. We stayed in Lelapa Family Lodge, where the tents are outstanding, the staff very hospitable and accommodating from the general manager, Alan, and Sean, who supervises the staff, to everyone we encountered. Water was waiting for...

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Bruetten, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an absolute amazing Part of our Holiday. We saw a lot of animals very close, like elephants, Giraffes and Lions. We Had a lot of fun as well. The Lodge Looks very, very Nice with lot of lovely Details. Everybody make us feeling very comfortable!!!

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I must admit when we originally booked this safari experience many months ago I thought it was a very expensive holiday but now having spent 3 days at Madikwe/ Lelapa Lodge and the associated and inclusive 2 free nights at More Apartments in Cape Town I think it is outstanding value for money. The experience we had as a family...

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Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 2 families (8 in total) stayed in the Kopano Lodge for 3 very short nights. We wish we could have stayed the entire month! The lodge itself is beautiful, and the fact that we had it all to ourselves truly made it feel like our home. The common areas are beautifully decorated and inviting. The suites are...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights as a special present for my mother's 70th birthday. Three families, ten of us in total, six adults and four children. Can't thank everyone enough. Simply brilliant. Saw all of the magnificent seven save for the leopard. Amazing for children, loads of activities to keep them amused. Decor of the lodge is true safari and has...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lelapa lodge was outstanding, the game drives were excellent, the food outstanding and the attention to every detail made our stay perfect. We chose Lelapa lodge as we wanted a place where our kids could be themselves. The team at Lelapa didn't simply tolerate children, they went out of their way to make it a perfect experience for the kids...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lodge is amazing! Game drives were so fun and the staff was like family by the time we left. The food was so wonderful and they accommodated every request and need (my husband is diabetic). Johan, you are the best! Thank you for everything. He even made dinner reservations for us for our post trip in Cape Town. Our...

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Saint-Denis, Reunion Island
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just perfection! Very lovely staff and they make you feel special (we went with our 22 month old baby) , an awesome and wonderful place, we did not want to leave the Lelapa lodge! The reserve is sufficiently large and we seen many animals(Lions, Cheetahs, white Rhinoceros, zebras, giraffes, Elephants....)! We strongly recommand for family!!!

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Retford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A truly fantastic experience for both my wife & I & one we will never forget! A truly 5 star service with the most professional staff & Ranger. We saw virtually all types of wildlife during our 3 day stay No doubt we will return to Madikwe again in the future

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Boone, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely a bucket list experience and trip! All the staff were outstanding and the safari ranger and the overall experience unbelievable! Would highly recommend this safari and lodge to those seeking some adventure and along with highly pampered accommodations.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The rich red timbres of the African earth are reflected in the warm tones of Madikwe Safari Lodge. Cradled between rolling hills, overlooking game-filled plains intersected by the Marico River and framed by the Dwarsberg Hills, just 20 suites are clustered in three intimate camps. With circular fireplaces at the heart of every suite, and big glass doors to blur the boundary between inside and out, Madikwe embodies the warm, bold heart of this spectacularly rugged corner of Africa. Spacious wooden decks embrace inviting plunge pools, and book-filled shelves in quiet corners entice and captivate, while large pizza ovens add a fun twist to meal times. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Madikwe Safari Lodge

Address: Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Price Range: $1,262 - $1,958 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Madikwe Safari Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Lelapa Lodge was amazing but did not see the other rooms.”
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“Every room is amazing!”
kathleenp2014394, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A magnificent room overlooking the African bush! The outdoor shower was well worth the experience Tranquility at it's best!”
stewartc711, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“i'm guessing all the rooms at Kopano are super and the other lodges within the group cater to different groups (families or others).”
MikeHSFO, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All suites face the bush and are completely private (except for inquisitive animals!)”
DiscerningNEEngland, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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