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Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first game lodge and we were all very impressed. Walking on raised boardwalks to get to your own suite and main buildings. The rooms were large and all looked out to private deck and property. Can see animals from your room. Very comfortable and...More

Thank LeeMahwah
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Having wanted to visit and stay in a Game Reserve for many years, we had the absolute pleasure of staying at Madikwe Hills for five nights - and what an incredibly spectacular experience we had. As someone that is fortunate enough to travel the world...More

Thank Travelbug0z
Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Travelbug0z, Thank you very much for your kind and very detailed review. We loved having you here and to share our home with you. Hope to welcome you back again soon! Regards,

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

The lodge is situated on a breathtakingly beautiful spot on a hill with amazing views of the Madikwe Game Reserve. It's small and quaint serving only 20 odd guests. The rooms are huge at 150m2 and truly luxurious with all the modern amenities expected of...More

Thank MJRaddall
Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 22 March 2018

Dear MJRaddall, Thank you very much for your kind and descriptive review! It was a real pleasure to have you here and we hope to see you again soon. Regards,

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent two wonderful nights at the Madikwe Hills Private Game Lodge. After a short drive up the hill we reached the stunning facade of the lodge. We were greeted with a warm towel and a delicious drink. Our room was gorgeous...More

Thank zellaludwig
Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 20 March 2018

Dear zellaludwig, Thank you very much for your review! A gin and tonic out in the bushveld just tastes so much better than anywhere else! We hope to see you again soon. Regards,

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Our first Safari as a family of 6 and WOW! WOW! WOW! This place is incredible and in my experience beyond comparison. With only 24 guests, cavernous beautiful accommodation fit for Kings, truly amazing staff, I don't think this can be beaten. And we have...More

Thank TheHipki
Response from HannesMadikweHills, General Manager at Madikwe Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 14 March 2018

Dear TheHipki, Thank you so much for all the compliments! When people enjoy it as much as you do then it makes it so much more fun for us as well! We hope to see you again soon. Regards,

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Minibar
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$1,547 - US$1,924 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$1,547 - US$1,924 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Shirley2810
27 January 2018|
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Response from HannesMadikweHills | Property representative |
Hello Shirley28, Madikwe Game Reserve is owned by North West Parks Board (National Park). We are allowed to go off road in many areas but there are some areas where off loading, for example on the plains where the soil is... More
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Lynda2040
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,
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Shirley2810
8 November 2017|
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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
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"9 great view of water hole"
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"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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