South African Lodges

Rhulani Safari Lodge

Address
Madikwe Game Reserve
North West
South Africa
Rating
Lodge Type
Spa
R9250.00SINGLE RATE
FOR TODAY

The 5-star lodge is in the malaria-free Madikwe Reserve in the North West Region of South Africa. This game reserve is home to the Big 5 including the Black Rhino, Cheetah and the endangered Wild Dog. At the Rhulani Safari Lodge main lodge, a waterfall cascades slowly into the circular rock pool around which guests will find ample sun or shade which is provided by the beautiful old Marula trees. This exclusive Safari Lodge offers an ideal game lodge destination for quiet contemplation and relaxation in the untamed African bush.

Indoors and outdoors merge effortlessly at the five star Safari Lodge, which ensures magnificent views from the main lodge and the luxury chalets of the Bush.

Rhulani guests are invited to enjoy the privacy and serenity in this unique setting, which is complemented by the private facilities, and amenities this lodge has to offer. The private plunge pools of each chalet invite for a refreshing swim after exciting early morning or late afternoon game drives through the game-rich Madikwe Game Reserve.

Guests staying at one of the private chalets at the five-star lodge in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve enjoy the spectacular setting. Guests may experience the total privacy of their private plunge pool while relaxing in the spacious luxury of their private chalet.

The seven cottages are air-conditioned for warm summer evenings and feature a Morso fireplace for the chilly winter nights. The spacious cabins are fully equipped with coffee and tea stations and a fully stocked bar fridge. The en-suite bathrooms offer an oval bath, twin basins as well as both in and outdoor showers.& A two bedroom Family Chalet can accommodate four guests in luxury.

Dining

The exquisite dining experience is under the magnificent African night sky, warmed by a roaring fire is a magical way to end a perfect day. Traditional Southern African cuisine is complemented by a selection of world-class South Africa wines.

Game Drives

Adventurous game viewing opportunities await guests from the open Land Rover or on foot with the experienced game ranger or from the comfort of the Rhulani lodge itself at the nearby waterhole. The Madikwe Game Reserve, which comprises 75,000 hectares, was initially established in 1991 to restore and return the land to its former natural environment.

A unique partnership between the state, local communities and private enterprise has transformed this land by way of the most extensive, phase game translocation operation ever undertaken worldwide.

Below detailed information about the Rhulani Safari Lodge is available.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping
  • Private plunge pool
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Restaurants

Dining at the Rhulani Safari Lodge

Guests can enjoy a range of both indoor and outdoor dining areas  during their stay at the Rhulani Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa.

Spa Facilities

Relaxing massage treatments are available for guests staying at the five star Rhulani Safari Lodge in the privacy of their chalet or on the private deck.

Game viewing

Fantastic game viewing opportunities await guests staying at the Rhulani Safari Lodge.  Whether from the open Land Rover or on foot with an experienced game ranger or from right in front of the lodge at the nearby water-hole, guests are guaranteed to experience the untamed African wildlife in the malaria free, 'Big Five' Madikwe Game Reserve.

Spa treatments

Guests staying at the Rhulani Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve may book relaxing massages which can be enjoyed in the privacy of their own chalet or in the tranquil surroundings of the outside deck.

Conference Centre at the Rhulani Safari Lodge

The conference centre at the Rhulani Safari Lodge accommodates up to 30 delegates around the unique leadwood conference table.  Meetings can be organised to suit various clients preferences and requirements.

The Rhulani Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve features a total of 9 chalets ( 7 chalets and one two bedroom Chalet).  However overflow can be arranged at the neighbouring 5 star lodge.

  • Boma
  • Conference venue
  • Swimming Pool

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Game drive safaris
  • Housekeeping service
  • Massage treatments
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Wake-up call
  • Walking safaris
Malaria Status and Animals
  • The Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa's North West Province is a malaria free game reserve which is home to Africa's "Big Five": lions, elephants, rhinos, buffaloes and leopards.

    The 75,010 hectare Madikwe Game Reserve, which is in the North West Province of South Africa, was initially established in 1991 to restore and return the land to its former natural environment.  

    A unique partnership between the state of South Africa, local communities and private enterprise has transformed this area by way of the largest, phased game translocation operation ever undertaken worldwide: the so-called "Operation Phoenix" has been an astounding success.

Available Rooms

Chalet

# Rooms:
6

Guests staying at one of the chalets at the five star Rhulani Safari Lodge in the malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this spectacular setting. Guests may experience the total privacy of their private plunge pool while relaxing in the spacious luxury of their private chalet.

The seven chalets at the Rhulani Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve, are air-conditioned for warm summer evenings and feature a Morso fireplace for the chilly winter nights. Rhulani's spacious chalets are fully equipped with coffee and tea stations and a fully stocked bar fridge.  The en-suite bathrooms offer an oval bath, twin basins as well as both in and outdoor showers.

Chalet facilities:

  •  private plunge pool
  •  air-conditioning
  •  fireplace
  •  coffee and tea station
  •  fully stocked bar fridge
  •  en-suite bathroom: oval bath, twin basins, in and outdoor showers
Single Room R9250
Double Room R12340

Family Suite

# Rooms:
1

The two bedroom luxury family suite at the Rhulani Safari Lodge in the Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa, features 2 en-suite bedrooms, with outdoor showers. The rooms lead onto the private deck with a plunge pool.

The bedrooms provide air-conditioning and Morso fireplaces. The extra-large bedrooms can accommodate two comfortable stretcher beds for children or the lounge can be converted into 2 single beds.

Family Suite facilities:

  •  private plunge pool
  •  air-conditioning
  •  fireplace
  •  coffee and tea station
  •  fully stocked bar fridge
  •  en-suite bathroom: oval bath, twin basins, in and outdoor showers
Single Room R30850
Double Room R30850

Rhulani Safari Lodge Specials

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2017-12-14

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2017-08-28

I enjoyed quiet contemplation and relaxation in the untamed African bush at Rhulani Lodge.

I enjoyed relaxing next to the roaring fire it was a magical way to end a perfect day.

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2017-08-22

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2017-07-22

I had a very enjoyable time at Rhulani, Dining area had great views and my room was perfect.

GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -24.783760

Longitude: 26.186756

Directions

The drive time to the five star Rhulani Safari Lodge from Johannesburg and Pretoria is about three and a half hours.

1.) The most direct route to the Lodge is as follows:

- Take Lanseria Road, past Lanseria to T-junction
- Turn left on R512 to Magaliesburg
- 9.7km later turn right on R512 to Brits
- Cross the railway line and the new bridge over the Hartbeespoort Dam (approx. 3km)
- 2km then you reach another T-junction. Turn right on R512 towards Brits
- 4.2km then a 4-way stop (Engen Garage) turn left on R512/R27 towards Brits and Rustenburg
- Turn right on Brits road at the N4 sign
- Turn left onto the N4 highway towards Zeerust (might also say Rustenburg or Swartruggens)
- From Swartruggens, follow the N4 Toll Road to Zeerust
- Once in Zeerust, turn right at Gabarone/Madikwe signs on route R49
- Enter Madikwe Game Reserve at the Wonderboom Gate, 97km north of Zeerust
- Pass the Abjaterskop Gate (first entrance to Madikwe), 7km before the Wonderboom Gate

2. ) The alternative route from Johannesburg is via Krugersdorp, Magaliesburg, Derby and Koster, Swartruggens and Zeerust:

- From Johannesburg, head north-west on R24 to Magaliesburg
- Once in Magaliesburg, follow route 509 to Derby, Koster and Swartruggens
- From Swartruggens, follow the N4 Toll Road to Zeerust
- Once in Zeerust, turn right at Gabarone/Madikwe signs on route R49
- Enter Madikwe Game Reserve at the Wonderboom Gate, 97km north of Zeerust
- Pass the Abjaterskop Gate (first entrance to Madikwe), 7km before the Wonderboom Gate

3.) Air Transfers

Air transfers are available on a daily basis from the OR Tambo Johannesburg International Airport to and from the Madikwe Game Reserve. The Luggage is limited to 20kg per person in soft bags. Flight options are available via Sun City.

Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

5 Star

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