Madikwe Game Reserve

Rhulani Safari Lodge

5 star luxury accommodation & conferencing

Lodge Entrance
Boma Dinner
Family Unit Deck

Rhulani Lodge Setting

Situated in Madikwe Game Reserve, along a crest, with commanding stunning vistas of Madikwe. The Lodge offers 5 star luxury accommodation in a malaria free environment.

Early morning and late afternoon game drives will give you the opportunity to view a wide variety of wildlife species, including the legendary Big 5.

Rates at Rhulani Safari Lodge usually start from R4 075 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.

Special rates

Please enquire for Group Discounts.

Accommodation at Rhulani

Rhulani Safari Lodge accommodation consists of 18 beds in 9 suites presented as:
7 standard suites
2 luxury suites combined to form 1 family suite

Standard suite features

  • king size beds
  • full en-suite bathroom
  • outside shower
  • tea & coffee making facilities
  • mini bar fridge
  • mini safes
  • climate control air conditioning system
  • closed system fire places
  • private plunge pools.
Family suite features
  • 2 luxury suites with all inclusions in standard suites
  • lounge
  • private plunge pool.
  • feature swimming pool
  • intimate lounge
  • library
  • outdoor dining areas: boma & pool deck
  • curio and gift shop.


We offer exceptional conference facilities and activities to make every work retreat or company getaway a unique experience.

With our fully equipped conference room overlooking the bush, seating up to 25 people, it is a company's dream come true environment to do business in.

We offer customised packages created to cater for every different need and requirement.

Conference room

  • for up to 25 people
  • AV equipment
  • stationery
  • air-conditioning
  • free Wi-Fi.

Conference services

  • coffee breaks
  • room preparations
  • communications.


  • safari game drives
  • massages and therapies
  • exquisite meals
  • selection of wines
  • dawn & dusk safaris in open vehicles; carefully timed to ensure optimal seasonal comfort.

Rhulani Safari Lodge is 5 star rated by the Tourism Grading Council and located in Madikwe Game Reserve. The lodge is set along a crest commanding stunning vistas of the reserve. A productive water hole provides unrestricted views from the exclusive guest areas.

The lodge has a capacity for 18 guests. Each of the suites has been carefully positioned to ensure absolute privacy. Spacious in design, each includes a closed system fireplace, climate control air conditioner, minibar, tea & coffee making facilities and full en-suite bathroom and outside shower. Your private deck allows uninterrupted views of the Madikwe Game Reserve.

Whilst Rhulani has 9 suites, two of them combine to provide a communal lounge area, ideal for families.

Depending on the weather scrumptious dinners are presented in the boma.


Access to the lodge is either by road or by air.
Drive from Pretoria or Johannesburg via Zeerust before proceeding north.
Rhulani Safari Lodge is accessed via Wonderboom Gate.
Air transfers from Grand Central Airport or Johannesburg International Airport are available.

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