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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A big thank you to all at Ipodimo. Just back from a 3 night stay that delivered on all accounts. Fantastic lodge staff (thank you Linda and team) and a terrific ranger (Declan) and tracker (Lotty). You all made our experience memorable. Fantastic accomodation, amazing food (and plenty of it) and each game drive offered something completely different. If you...

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Seaham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had a room overlooking the waterhole. Without leaving the chair on the room verandah we had 5 elephants pass within 5 metres to join 20 others in the waterhole. We saw 3 giraffe drinking alongside kudu and baboons. At night a pack of hyena came to drink. A trip to the rooms alfresco shower had to be delayed till...

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Thank William D
Leeds
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I stayed here with my husband, parents and two children (seven and four). We squeezed six game drives into the three days and, to my daughter's glee, we saw the entire cast of the Lion King; right down to the buffalo stampede at sunset and we were within about three meters of two male lions, one of which had been...

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Johannesburg
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We have just returned from a memorable stay at Ipodimo. The staff were friendly and welcoming the food was good and Roland and Holiday were magnificent finding wonderful sightings. A minor gripe is that the safe in our room was not working and the game vehicle was very dirty. However, a wonderful experience - thank you!

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

What a beautifully presented lodge. My room had a back deck that looked out over the African bush. I felt like I was in the bush with all the luxury of a five star property. The use of natural products in the rooms and around the lodge add to the atmosphere. The staff are friendly and have amazing stories of...

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2009

Madikwe is a very special reserve and this a very special lodge. Ipodimo is located near the border with Botswana and enjoys stunning views standing as it does on an impressive hillside within the 75000 hectare big five reserve. The layout and accomodation is rather unusual in that the 8 chalets are glass fronted looking out over a waterhole which...

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Address: Abjatersskop Gate, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Madikwe Game Reserve
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Ipodimo Game Lodge South Africa/Madikwe Game Reserve

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