beautifully appointed villas with incredible views

Photo of a Villa bedroom in the Royal Safari Lodge

Jamala Madikwe Royal Safari Lodge

  • Grading: Five Star

Address: Madikwe Game Reserve, North West Province, South Africa.

Number of units: 5 freestanding villas • Bed Capacity: 10 guests


Jamala Madikwe Lodge is beautifully positioned in the Madikwe Game Reserve, in the North West Province. The reserve is home to a great diversity of wildlife of the southern region.

Villa Accommodation

Accommodation is offered to a maximum of ten guests in five freestanding villas. The Jamala Villas offer superlative luxury and intimate privacy combined with extravagant indoor and outdoor facilities which include individual rim-flow pools & salas, expansive wooden decks & private outdoor showers.

Villa Facilities • The Five Villas

  • Views over the African savannah plains
  • Lounge with fireplace
  • Dining area
  • Walk-in dressing room
  • Complimentary minibar and coffee/tea facilities
  • Air conditioned
  • Private rim-flow pool and sala
  • Indoor/Outdoor shower

The five beautifully appointed Jamala Villas have incredible views over the African savannah plains from their wrap around decks. All Villas have all the amenities you would expect from a 5 star property. Antique four-poster beds draped in mosquito netting paired with glass fronted bedrooms ensure that every waking moment is spent enjoying Africa and its wildlife.

Facilities Unique to Specific Villas

Jamala Madikwe Villa 1

Views over the African savannah plains AND the Jamala waterhole
VERY close to the main lodge

Jamala Madikwe Villa 2

Views over the African savannah plains AND the Jamala waterhole
CLOSE to the main lodge

Jamala Madikwe Villa 3

TWIN EXTRA LENGTH BEDS for friends travelling together

Jamala Madikwe Villa 4

This Villa is situated SLIGHTLY FURTHER AWAY FROM the main lodge and offers the privacy every honeymoon couple dream about.

Jamala Madikwe Villa 5

Villa 5 is situated FURTHERMOST from the main lodge and also offers the privacy every honeymoon couple dream about. It sits gently under ancient lead wood trees its SECLUSION AND PRIVACY rivalled by non perfect for Safari purist wanting to escape to the ultimate African hideaway.


Rates vary depending on your lodge selection, the time of year and specials available. Please contact us for the most up to date rates for this specific lodge.


A lodge may offer special or discounted rates from time to time. Please enquire.

Special rates exclude peak periods, public holidays and long-weekends - and are subject to availability.

Rates include:

  • Complimentary welcome drinks
  • Accommodation
  • All meals as prepared by our award winning Chef
  • All local drinks which includes a personal selection of house wines, teas, coffees and soft drinks
  • Early morning and evening game drives
  • All transfers to & from the lodge to the landing strip

Rates exclude:

  • Gate Entry (subject to NWPTB terms and conditions)
  • Flight Entry (subject to NWPTB terms and conditions)
  • Laundry
  • Spa Treatments
  • All imported Champagnes

Child Policy

No children under 16 years of age without prior arrangements
For exclusive use, the child policy falls away

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Other Room Facilities

Dressing Gowns * Pure Cotton Linen * En-Suite * Hair Dryer * Fan * Heater * Verandah * Safe

Jamala Madikwe Safari Cuisine

Creations from award winning chef Nico Verster titillate the senses with an array of sensual delights. Jamala Madikwe has been awarded the Best Safari cuisine in Africa and South Africa two years consecutively 2014/2015.

Indulge in modern gastronomic treats served with the chic colonial charm and grace that is unique to Jamala Madikwe.

Dining experiences

Outdoor Boma dining area
Star deck dinners overlooking the waterhole
Award winning cuisine
Tasting menus with wine pairing
Savannah to Sea cookbook by Nico Verster

Lodge facilities

Bar * Gym * Internet Access * Library * Meal on Request * Mobile Connectivity * Pool * Restaurant Secure Parking * Spa

Activities on site

Big 5 Viewing * Bird Watching * Boules * Fine Dining * Game Viewing * High Tea * Massages * Safaris (some activities may be seasonal)
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Photo of the aerial view of Jamala Lodge in Madikwe

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