Madikwe River Lodge

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Madikwe River Surrounded by 76 000 hectares of malaria-free African sand veld, the luxurious  Lodge is on the Groot Marico River in the heart of wildlife-rich Madikwe National Park of South Africa's North West province.

The experienced Madikwe River game rangers generously give their vast knowledge of the bush as guests venture on their exciting safari rides or game walks. Discover the mystery of the acacia bushveld, enjoy a myriad of birdlife and experience the thrill of observing the majestic Big Five in their natural habitat.

The Madikwe river camp is a child-friendly establishment and offers seven family rooms, with twin beds and an additional sleeper couch, cots are available on request. The lodge provides comfortable luxury in private thatched cottages set in the peaceful serenity of a riverine forest.

They all individually finished to create a luxurious African feel and offers an en-suite bathroom and shower with a full range of guest amenities, ceiling fans, complimentary tea and coffee making facilities, and a private wooden viewing deck overlooking the river. Luxury Suite features include a separate lounge area and an outside shower.

Facilities and events at the lodge include 24-hour security (an electric fence surrounds the lodge), a beautiful outdoor swimming pool with sundeck at the main lodge, a rock pool, and a conferencing area. The camp also offers complimentary laundry service to its guests, as well as a babysitting service.

Game viewing is the primary activity with the reserve being the fourth most abundant game reserve in South Africa boasting the second biggest elephant population. Safari drives and walks are conducted daily by the Rangers, and specialised children's rides are available.

In the summer season, guests staying at the Lodge can relax and enjoy their dinner meals outside surrounded by the beautiful natural setting. Dinner is available in the Island Boma or the lodge dining room; lunch is served on the main lodge deck while breakfast is served in the dining room or outdoor deck. Also in the hotter months, guests can experience bush dinners upon request.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Madikwe River Lodge

  • Boma
  • Conference venue
  • Lounge
  • Parking

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FAQs about Madikwe River Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Madikwe River Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

What is the cost of a room at Madikwe River Lodge?
The average per night rate at Madikwe River Lodge is R5,630.00 to R9,510.00.
Where about is Madikwe River Lodge located?
Madikwe River Lodge is located at the following location / address: Madikwe Game Reserve, Madikwe.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

October SA Resident Special

Stay at the Madikwe River Lodge for travel Ocotber Special from 1 - 30 Ocotber 2019 for the At the price from just R2, 500 per person sharing per night.

** Valid for South African Residents only.

Included in the rate:

  • All Meals
  • 2 Game Dives Per Day

Excluded from the rate:

  • Gate Fee @ R180 per adult per stay, R80 per child from age 3 – 9 years old, Free under 3 years old Conservation Levy @ R150 per adult per day, R75 per child per day from ages 2 – 12 years old, Free under 2 years old Bed levy @ R 10 per person per day from age 1 year old
  • All other extras

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid 1 - 30 Ocotber 2019
  • Only valid for South African Residents
  • South African properties Inclusive of VAT @ 15% subject to change
  • Subject to change without prior notification
  • Excludes any Community / Conservation levies
  • All Government taxes and levies as applicable.
  • AHA Hotels & Lodges unilaterally reserves the right to automatically, without prior notice, increase the rates accordingly should such Government taxes or levies be amended or should a further tax or levy be introduced during the duration of this Agreement
  • Rate code: MCH01