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Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
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“water hole”(28 reviews)
“watering hole”(38 reviews)
“game drives”(50 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I now understand why this lodge is called Royal Madikwe - because the wonderful team make you feel like Royalty from the moment you arrive until the moment you leave! We have never been so pampered or so well looked after anywhere...More

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

Dear Royal Friends, Your compliments bring smiles to our faces! Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words. The Royal Team strives to ensure you feel comfortable and well treated during your time with us and we are...More

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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 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place. Great facilities and staff. Highly recommended. Safari drives were great, rooms very nice, food and drink great. Could not ask for more. Staff went out of their way to make sure we had a good time. Saw about all the animals there were...More

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

Dear Royal Friends, We thank you for your review of our African home and for the generous words. The Royal Team greatly enjoyed hosting you during your stay with us. Your guide had a lot of fun out on drive especially enjoying the coffee stops...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

The Hotel, staff and location is perfect. We had a great time in Madikwe. Our driver TC has done a great job. The rooms are generous and spacy. All furniture is high quality and there is absolutely nothing to complain about our stay at Royal...More

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Thank Jeff M
Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Royal Friends, The Royal Team is happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us as well as your time spent out in the bush with your guide, TJ. Our sincerest thanks for your wonderful review about our very special lodge and team....More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

this was the best safari experience we have had so far: the lodge is only available to five parties at one time meaning you have the whole facilities almost on your own. The safari trips are only with a very limited amont of people (up...More

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Response from Royal_Madikwe, Manager at Royal Madikwe Luxury Safari LodgeResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Royal Friends, Our hearts fill with joy to hear that you had such a memorable time on safari! TJ is defiantly a fantastic guide and we are glad that he made you feel comfortable and the he took the time to make sure that...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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US$943 - US$2 574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$943 - US$2 574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
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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