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At a Glance

From ZAR 8 580 pp/pn

  • Big 5 safari experience plus wild dog and cheetah (super seven)

  • Twelve large luxury suites

  • Private plunge pool

  • Malaria free

  • Family friendly

  • Child activities and childminders available

The 75 000 hectare, malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve is just a 4 hour drive from Johannesburg, and offers not only Big 5 viewing but the ‘Super Seven’ (wild dog & cheetah) are also seen on a regular basis along with the nocturnal brown hyena.

 

This child friendly lodge is perfect for families, with dedicated family rooms and a child activity program designed to stir their enthusiasm for the wilderness, all within a safe environment.

 

Rooms

Madikwe Lelapa prides itself in being a family friendly environment.  Each of the luxury suites are approx. 100m² and include king size beds, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, mini bar, hairdryers and a private deck with plunge pool. The en-suite facilities boast free standing baths and both indoor and outdoor showers.

 

Two of the suites have a second bedroom with bunk beds and a sleeper couch for children.

 

Facilities

The facilities on offer at Madikwe Lelapa include a swimming pool, lounge area, a selection of children’s activities such as Bush Orientation, Bug CSI, Dung tracking, Plaster of Paris track packs and so much more that the littles will come away experts of the African bush!

 

For the older ones there’s the relaxing spa for a spot of indulgence or a bush walk to try and keep up with your childrens’ learning.

 

Activities

Madikwe Lelapa Lodge offers guests twice daily game drives with your experienced ranger and tracker in search of the ‘Super Seven’ (rhino, elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, cheetah and wild dog).  All of which are seen on a regular basis at Madikwe along with both the spotted and more elusive brown hyena.

 

It’s always recommended that you include a bush walk in your safari experience. Your ranger will share his immense knowledge of Madikwe and point out the smaller creatures of the reserve and explain their vital importance to keeping the eco-system healthy.

 

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Facts

No. Rooms

12

Children

All ages

Childminding

Yes

Twin Beds

Available

Triples

Yes

Private Pool

Yes

Lodge Pool

Yes

Air-Conditioning

Yes

Room Fan

Yes

Indoor Shower

Yes

Outdoor Shower

Yes

Bath

Yes

In-Room Safe

Yes

In-Room Fireplace

Yes

In-Room TV

No

In-Room Massage

Yes

Spa

Yes

What's included:
  • Accommodation

  • All meals & teas/coffees

  • Minibar in room; inclusive drinks and selected snacks (all soft drinks, and selection of beers, spirits and house wines)

  • Two game drives daily with FGASA-accredited field guide and tracker

  • Game drive refreshments and snacks

  • Specialist activities included: Game drives; bush walks; stargazing; wildlife lectures; bush breakfasts, picnic lunches and bush dinners; children’s activities.

  • Eastern Madikwe Airstrip transfers

  • Wi-Fi.

Gym Equipment

No

Personal Bar

Yes

Telephone

Yes

Hairdryer

Yes

Laundry

At additional cost

Check In / Check Out

14h00 / 10h00

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Power

220v AC

Internet Access

Yes

Credit Cards

Visa, Mastercard

Malaria Area

No

Airstrip

Yes

Sleep Out Platform

No

Private 4x4 Safari Vehicle