Royal Madikwe Safari Lodge

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The Royal Madikwe Safari Lodge offers guests a memorable luxury safari experience for couples, families or groups of friends who seek to enjoy the natural splendour of the untamed African bush.

Five-star service, lavish accommodation, gourmet dining combined with exciting and adventurous safari drives make for the best setting for a safari adventure. Set in Madikwe Reserve the lodge is one and a bit hour flight or a four and a half-hour drive away from the OR Tambo Johannesburg International Airport.

Royal Safari lodge is famous for encounters with the endangered wild dogs and cheetah while of course lions, leopards, buffaloes, rhinos, as well as elephants can also be admired here.

The lodge offers guests two Luxury Suites which feature double beds in a romantic setting, an ideal haven for couples who are celebrating a wedding anniversary, enjoying their unique honeymoon or just enjoy a romantic retreat. The Luxury Suite with a twin bed is perfect for friends or older children, and an additional bed can be added if required.

This spacious family suite can accommodate two adults and two children in adjacent rooms. Set on the second level of the Main Clubhouse area, this accommodation option in the Madikwe Game Reserve is ideal for parents with young children or specialised staff including nannies, butlers & pilots. No private viewing deck or plunge pool is available, but these can be used at the central Clubhouse area of the lodge.

The lodge's spacious Royal Villa accommodates ideally two adults in the master bedroom and two children in the kid's room which features two separate twin beds. Located in the malaria-free Madikwe game reserve of South Africa and featuring spacious family suites to accommodate kids of all ages, the Lodge is an ideal safari destination for families.

Children staying at this beautiful safari lodge in the heart of the African bushveld may participate in an exciting children's program during which fun activities are on offers, such as arts and crafts, baking, animal tracking as well as African beading and storytelling.

Children activities:

  • Arts and crafts
  • Face and T-shirt painting
  • Bush baking
  • Doughnut decorating
  • Animal tracking
  • African beading
  • African storytelling

Luxury Suite features:

  • Large four-poster bed draped in a luxurious mosquito net or
  • Large twin beds wrapped in a sensual mosquito net
  • En-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor rain showers
  • Minibar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Complimentary WiFi and iPod docking station
  • Air conditioning
  • Indoor wood fireplace
  • Private elevated sun deck and plunge pool.

Royal Villa features:

  • Master bedroom with a large four-poster bed, draped in a luxurious mosquito net
  • En-suite bathroom houses a feature indoor & outdoor bath and indoor & outdoor rain showers
  • Twin room with full en-suite and air conditioning
  • Library and TV lounge on the second floor with viewing deck
  • Complimentary WiFi, iPod docking, and complete music system
  • Large dining area with tea and coffee making facilities, minibar and wine cooler
  • Indoor wood fireplace in lounge and master bedroom
  • Viewing deck with hot tub, outdoor seating, and fireplace.

Clubhouse Family Suite features:

  • Standard double suite draped in a luxurious mosquito net
  • En-suite bathroom with bath and rain shower
  • Minibar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • The children’s room has fun bunk beds for the children
  • En-suite bathroom with rain shower
  • A TV room with DVDs and some board games.


  • Bathrobe
  • Butler service
  • Dining Room
  • Double bed
  • Early morning tea & coffee and biscuit
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • King size bed
  • Lounge
  • Separate sitting area
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Facilities Available at Royal Madikwe Safari Lodge

  • Boma
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Outdoor patio
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace
  • Viewing deck

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

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Royal Madikwe 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 Royal Madikwe Safari Lodge located?
Royal Madikwe Safari Lodge is located at the following location / address: Madikwe Game Reserve.