Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge is set on a hilltop, in the heart of the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve.
The Madikwe Game Reserve traverses over 75,000 hectares of African bush, where the plains teem with game and wild dogs roam freely amongst the Big Five of Africa (Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino and Leopard), but also to a wealth of over 66 mammal species, including the rare African Wild Dog, as well as Cheetah, Eland, Kudu, Giraffe and a range of more than 300 resident and migratory species of birds.
Accommodation at Madikwe Hills comprises of the main Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge and Little Madikwe Hills, a separate family friendly camp.
This 5 star lodge offers visitors the utmost in luxury and hospitality. Along with a warm and friendly atmosphere we offer you the highest standard of service and fine cuisine accompanied by a superb selection of wines. Our boma offers a traditional and elegant atmosphere of dining under African stars. Here you will find yourself enchanted by a world of intrigue and majestic beauty.
Rates at Madikwe Hills Game Lodge usually start from R7 450.00 per person per night sharing.
Rates vary depending on your lodge selection, the time of year and specials available.
Contact us for your very own quote, individually calculated by our experienced travel specialists. Each quote is based on the season, specials available, lodging quality and various other factors.
A lodge may offer special or discounted rates from time to time. Special rates exclude peak periods, public holidays and long-weekends, and are subject to availability.
The main lodge offers ten secluded ultra-luxurious glass-fronted suites, ±150m² in size.
The suites are positioned amongst huge boulders and majestic age-old Tamboti trees. Each suite has its own verandah and private plunge pool.
Please note that no children under 10 years old are accepted at the main Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge.
Wellness Centre & Spa
An array of pampering treatments are offered in the comfort of the Spa.
Well stocked with local arts & crafts, postcards, books, clothing, shoes, safari gear, bags, handmade knives and jewellery.
Fully Equipped Gym
Spinning bike, rowing machine, treadmill, universal power cage, meridian gym, dumbells & barbells and aerobic mats. Towels and chilled water are provided.
Small intimate weddings from two up to 24 guests are catered for at Madikwe Hills.
Please enquire about our wedding package.
Separate from the main Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge is Little Madikwe Hills which comprises of a 2 bedroomed suite (±390m²). Two additional standard suites (±150m²) may be reserved to form a completely private camp accommodating up to 8 guests.
Little Madikwe Hills offers a 2-bedroom private villa with its own gourmet kitchen, entertainment centre, game drive vehicle, game ranger, personal butler and chef. Two additional standard suites may be reserved to form a private camp which accommodates up to 8 guests - the ideal exclusive family escape.
This is the ultimate in luxury and privacy, ideal for families wanting to spend a special safari weekend together. A permanent child minder is on hand for young family bookings. The Little Madikwe Suite can accommodate children of any age.
The secluded environment and outstanding service is also an ideal game reserve retreat for corporate groups needing to get away and focus; whether with the objective of strategizing, or simply spending time relaxing together as a team. There are Internet and presentation facilities and the outstanding, yet discreet, service ensures that corporate teams can stay focused on their work.
Nowhere else in South Africa can groups be accommodated in such privacy and luxury, whilst being able to experience the Big 5 in South Africa, with Wild Dog viewing at their leisure – creating a truly unforgettable experience that far exceeds expectations.
Madikwe Hills proudly plays a prominent role in the upliftment of the Molatedi Village local community.
Self-drive: an approximate 4½ hour drive (±330 km) the Lodge from Johannesburg & Pretoria, following the route via Zeerust before proceeding north. The lodge is accessed via Abjaterskop Gate.
Lodge GPS co-ordinates: S-24° 43' 28.3" E 26° 20' 49.6" (-24.724731 26.34706)
By air: 50 minute scheduled flight direct from O.R.T. Johannesburg to Madikwe Game Reserve. Rates may be obtained from the air shuttle operator. The lodge charges a per person landing fee (to be settled at the lodge)
A complimentary road transfer service is offered from the Madikwe Hills airstrip to the lodge.
Following your visit, how would you rate your experience at Madikwe Hills?
secluded environment ❈ outstanding service ❈ ideal game reserve retreat