Molori Safari Lodge

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The Molori Safari Lodge within a malaria-free Big Five Madikwe Reserve with its Thousand and Thousands of acres of the pristine veld, this game reserve awards travellers an unbeatable wildlife experience.

Molori is adjoining the neighbouring country of Botswana, Madikwe can be reached from Johannesburg within a mornings drive away.

This secluded safari lodge provides guests with complete privacy and with its delectable gourmet cuisine, breathtaking wildlife encounters and comfortable features, an unforgettable safari experience at its best is guaranteed. Complete with five opulent suites, Molori's is characterised by space, luxury and comfort whereby modern African design elements are tastefully combined with elegance.

The two-bedroom Presidential Suite features excellent glass doors which stretch from the floor to the ceiling to afford beautiful views. It is complete with a wooden deck, an infinity swimming pool, a hot spa bath as well as an alfresco dining area.

Unique to the Ngwedi Suite is the freestanding copper bath which can be found in the lavish bathroom where the glass walls fold away conveniently for guests to best enjoy the bushveld surroundings.

The air-conditioned suites provide heated flooring, wireless Internet and iPod docking stations for extra comfort. A telescope is available in each suite for stargazing during the night while a minibar and a Nespresso machine are also present.

The various swimming pools and viewing decks at the lodge invite guests for a relaxing time to unwind with a cocktail and refreshing beverages. The main lodge features four lovely dining areas as well as large living rooms, a library and bar. The great outdoor deck offers guests a hot spa bath and twin infinity pools. The rim-flow chilled spa tub is set on the highest hillside deck allowing for best wildlife viewing.

A stay without delicious dining experience would not be complete at Molori. Inspired by both Western and Eastern influences, guests are in for an absolute treat of gourmet meals which can be blended with the finest wines of South Africa as well as imported wines, vintage whiskies and cognacs.

Various dining settings, as well as different dining experiences, can be chosen from such as breakfast in the bush, dining on the viewing deck, or enjoying a mouth-watering meal in the comfort of the private suite.

One-on-one cooking classes led by the expert chefs can be requested where guests may learn how to prepare indigenous meals including the selection and preparation process. These fun and exciting cooking classes can be reserved 24 hours in advance.

Be it the adventure, thrill and excitement or relaxation guests are looking for, the choice of the lodge's many events will not disappoint. The safari drives, the wild dog tracking, the fun bush walks, as well as the super seven by night, the rhino tagging and the stargazing all make for an unforgettable experience.

Using specialised, hi-tech torches, visitors have the unique chance to admire the nocturnal world of elephants, lions, buffaloes, leopards, rhinoceros, wild dogs and cheetahs when setting off on the 'Super Seven by Night" excursion.

Relaxation can be found in the spa where calming treatments are available. The wellness centre is complete with a steam room, a sauna, heated spa baths, plunge pools and private swimming pools.

Fishing can be enjoyed along the nearby Groot Marico River which runs through the Madikwe Game Reserve providing fantastic fishing spots while seeing hippos. Upon request, a fishing excursion with a delicious picnic basket can be arranged.

Molori Safari Spa invites guests to experience ultimate relaxation in the natural beauty and peace of the surrounding wilderness. Only the finest and purest products are used for the spa treatments which include a wide variety of massages as well as aromatherapy and skin and body treatments.

The fitness centre features the latest equipment for well-being including a bike, treadmill, weights, Pilates and yoga equipment and cross-trainers. Furthermore, a steam room and Nordic sauna, both of which overlook the chiller pool, can also be found here. On the highest mountainside, outdoor deck, the Jacuzzi deck offers guests access to a rim-flow chilled spa bath.

An exciting world of discovery and adventure awaits children at this lodge. The game rangers enjoy sharing in-depth wildlife knowledge with the younger guests. Kids are offered the opportunity to participate as Junior Rangers in animal tracking and identification while learning about the reserve's animals and the great importance of conservation. Alternative activities for children include baking, pizza making, games and fishing.

Children activities:

  • Wildlife tracking and identification
  • Learning about nature conservation
  • Fishing
  • Games, baking, pizza making

Suite features:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Heated flooring
  • Wireless Internet
  • iPod docking station
  • Telescope
  • Minibar
  • Nespresso machine
  • Service kitchen in the Presidential Suite.

Spa facilities:

  • Fitness centre (steam room, Nordic sauna, exercise equipment)
  • Spa deck
  • Jacuzzi deck (rim-flow chilled spa bath)


  • Safari drives
  • Bush tracking
  • Super Seven by night (include cheetah and wild dog)
  • Rhino tagging
  • Wild Dog expedition
  • Water Hole Viewing Deck
  • Fishing
  • Stargazing
  • Fitness in the gym
  • Spa treatments/wellness
  • Reading (library)
  • Culinary classes and various dining experiences
  • Junior Ranger program for children.

Suite types:

  • Lesedi Premier Suite
  • Ngwedi Premier Suite
  • Sephiri Family Premier Suite
  • Molelo Presidential Suite
  • Metsi Presidential Suite.


  • Several swimming pools
  • Four dining rooms
  • Bar area
  • Lounge
  • Library
  • Humidor (imported cigars)
  • Spa / Wellness (Molori Safari Spa)
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna and steam room
  • Viewing Deck (view of waterhole)
  • Jacuzzi Deck (rim-flow chilled spa bath)
  • Spa Deck (spa treatments)
  • Star Deck (stargazing and reading/relaxing during the day)

Dining choices:

  • Champagne bush breakfast
  • Cocktail sunset
  • Molori boma
  • Bush dinner
  • Pizza Oven
  • Private dining
  • Culinary classes.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Butler service
  • Dining Room
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Indoor Outdoor Showers
  • Lounge
  • Mini bar
  • Viewing Deck
  • WIFI
  • Writing desk

Facilities Available at Molori Safari Lodge

  • Boma
  • Curio Shop
  • Fireplace
  • Hotel Bar
  • Kid's Club
  • Outdoor patio
  • Outdoor shower
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool

More Information on Molori Safari Lodge

FAQs about Molori Safari Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Molori Safari 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.

Where about is Molori Safari Lodge located?
Molori Safari Lodge is located at the following location / address: Madikwe Game Reserve.