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Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge

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Breakfast included
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My 2nd visit and my only regret was leaving. The most fantastic location which calms the soul and grounds you in Africa immediately. The game drives are brilliant and again a huge thank you to Kevin who has a fantastic knowledge of the wildlife and...More

Thank Lynn C
Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Beautifully set on a hill in Madikwe Game Reserve. This lodge is pure luxury. Make sure that you experience one of their Boma dinners. The game drives and availability of big 5 sightings is the highest quality.More

Thank Cassandra S
Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 23 December 2017

Dear Royal Friends, We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. An evening spent under the stars enjoying a traditional boma dinner is something magical and a definite must when on safari. Thank you for your kind words, we would like to...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018

Staff very friendly.Intimate atmosphere but rooms tired.Was not the height of luxury described. Poor WiFi,leaky roof.Food good and definitely an African tilt to it.Trips into the bush were well informed and co-ordinatedMore

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Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Royal Friends, The Royal Team values your review. It is of a high importance that you enjoy every aspect of your stay and we apologize that this part of your stay was not as memorable. We are excited to say that we are in...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018

We stayed at this lodge in the beginning of December. Our stay was simply breathtaking and unforgettable. We loved the place itself, the staff was extraordinary and the safaries beond our wildest hopes and dreams!More

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Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Royal Friends, Thank you taking the time to write a review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed such a memorable stay out in the African bush. The Royal Team would love to welcome you back for another exciting stay with us soon!...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

It all started with a very small airplane and a shaky flight to west Madikwe with landing just like Indiana Jones on a sandy strip in, literally, the middle of nowhere - already part of a wonderful experience. The pick up by the ranger was...More

Thank Micoud81
Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Royal Friends, Your words bring smiles to our faces, thank you for taking the time to write a review of our African home. We are overjoyed to hear that you had such an exciting trip right from when you flew into the reserve. The...More

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Breakfast included
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US$862 - US$2 780 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$862 - US$2 780 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Emma S
16 March 2017|
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Response from Royal_Madikwe | Property representative |
Hahah baboons can be a problem , but not for humans , they just take opportunities to get food , so if u leave a door open they will come in to get to food
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SteveSolihul
24 July 2016|
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Response from Royal_Madikwe | Property representative |
Dear Steve, Thank you kindly for your question. I apologize for the delay in our response. We can certainly serve your meals in the Royal Villa if you prefer. Alternatively meals are served at the Main Lodge in different... More
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terry_njones
17 September 2015|
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Response from SurreyFusspot | Property representative |
Dear Mr Jones Our apology for the delay in responding to your question, this is very unlike us as a Royal team. We had a thunderstorm and very welcome rain , which temporarily took our internet connection down, and we were... More
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Room Tips
"Honeymoon Suite right opposite waterhole is great, Royal suite great for 2 couples or friends."
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"Some rooms are nearer than others to the waterhole, but not really important"
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"It was lovely to have a room that had a fire place as it was mid winter. It would have been better if the..."
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"We were some way from our children - which is both good and bad. If want to be close together suggest you say..."
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