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    Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge

    Madikwe Game Reserve | North West, Madikwe Game Reserve 2865, South Africa
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    Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

    Madikwe Hills is a luxurious safari lodge, 4 hours drive or a short flight from Johannesburg. The accommodation comprises individual bungalows that are spacious and offer great views of the bush and wildlife from private balconies complete with plunge pools. Game drives - twice a...More

    2  Thank MrFredBrown
    Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear MrFredBrown, Thank you very much for your kind and descriptive review and for taking the time to mention and thank all the staff personally. We hope to see you again soon! Regards,

    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    We loved this lodge in Madikwe game reserve, the suit is very comfortable and elegantly decorated. You feel that you're in Africa. The room has a deck, you can view the animals coming to the waterhole during the day. Safari is quite good, we saw...More

    5  Thank the_CPO
    Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear the_CPO, Thank you very much for your feedback. We appreciate all feedback and use it to improve what we have to offer. We are very far away from Cape Town and therefore there are delivery costs of the wine that has to be taken...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

    Our friends from South Africa chose this resort and we were all thrilled with it. The lodges were detached, spacious & luxurious, with private decks & pool, and views down from the hillside to the bush. We enjoyed excellent meals, breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea &...More

    Thank Diane C
    Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Diane C, Thank you very much for your kind review. It truly is a very special experience to be able to come so close to the animals and still view their natural behaviour. Limiting the amount of vehicles in a sighting keeps the animals...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

    (Warning, mainly for Israelis/Jews, at the end of the review) My wife and I stayed in Madikwe Hills during the beginning of October for our honeymoon. We were given cabin 1, and had Althi as our guide and Sydney as our tracker. With tons of...More

    1  Thank Yoav A
    Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Yoav A, Thank you so much for the beautiful praises you bestow upon us - to be named as your best holiday ever really make us incredibly honoured! I am so sorry that our boma entertainment brought back memories of the holocaust - it...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    We loved our stay at Madikwe Hills. The setting is superb and the water holes allow for great game viewing from the comfort of your own room. The decor, service, food and wine can not be faulted. Sam and Herman made our game viewing a...More

    Thank ClemD2014
    Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear ClemD2014, Thank you very much for your kind words! We hope to see you again soon. Regards,

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$1,266 - US$2,906 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    4 December 2017|
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    Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
    Hello Lynda2040, Thank you for your question. There is no dress code: some guests like dress up whilst others come to dinner in the same clothing they wore on safari. Most guests wear smart casual to dinner. Regards,
    8 November 2017|
    Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
    Hello Shirley2810, We are open the whole year through, also over Christmas and New Years. On Christmas morning you will go on a 3 hour safari. On return you will enjoy a leisurely breakfast on the main deck overlooking... More
    30 September 2017|
    Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
    Hello barneysgirl, I am unable to type out the html link as tripadvisor wont let me post it. So just remove the spaces in the following: w w w . madikwehills . com And you can send an email to (once again remove the... More
    Room Tips
    "suits 3 and 4"
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    "If you are elderly or unfit I recommend a room closer to the main centre as the stairs can be a challenge."
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    "from what we heard, all the rooms are excellent - just have different views"
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    "Room 10 has a waterhole to watch from your deck but others also have spectacular views etc."
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