Safaris in Madikwe and PilanesbergMadikwe Game ReservePilanesberg National Park

Safaris in Madikwe and Pilanesberg

Choose one of the private lodges in Madikwe, or a self-drive safari in Pilanesberg, for a wonderful safari trip.

Madikwe Game Reserve

Madikwe is one of South Africa's largest game reserves and a popular safari choice as it is in a malaria-free area and a number of the lodges also welcome children.

Pilanesberg National Park

Pilanesberg National Park is an attractive 50,000 hectare malaria-free park which is centred around an extinct volcano crater.

North West Province Safaris

Malaria-Free Safaris in Madikwe and Pilanesberg

Only a few hours drive from Johannesburg are the malaria-free game reserves of the North West Province. The Madikwe Game Reserve and the Pilanesberg National Park are ideal safari destinations for visitors to Jo'burg or Sun City who want to see some of Africa's spectacular scenery and wildlife without the worry and hassle of taking anti-malaria tablets.

The private Madikwe Game Reserve is one of the largest reserves in South Africa, and offers visitors a choice of excellent lodges, coupled with daily game drives to seek out Africa's Big 5, as well as other wildlife such as wild dog, giraffe, zebra and antelope. 

Pilanesberg is an attractive National Park which is centred around an extinct volcano crater.  Ideally suited to self-drive visitors who are staying in either Sun City or Johannesburg, there are also a couple of private lodges and safari hotels here which offer guided game drives to their guests.

 
 

The Coach House

Hotel

Each of the 41 luxurious rooms have a private patio and mountain view, and most feature a fireplace for the occasional chilly evening.There is an outside pool as well as a heated pool.

 

 

Bakubung Bush Lodge

Safari Resort

Guest Rating: 4.5 / 5.0 based on 2 ratings

Each of the lodge's rooms have been decorated to reflect the mood and ambience of the bush and have the necessary amenities to ensure supreme comfort. All rooms have satellite TV and direct dialling phones, air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, electric shaving plugs, tea/coffee making machines and a hair dryer.

 

 

Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge

Safari Resort

Guest Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 based on 1 ratings

All the necessary comforts have been taken into consideration when furnishing the 90 en-suite rooms.All rooms have air-conditioning, satellite TV, direct dialling phone, tea/coffee making machines and a hair dryer.

 

 

Thakadu River Camp

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 5.0 / 5.0 based on 5 ratings

Thakadu River Camp is set within the riverine canopy along the banks of the Marico River and consists of 12 tented suites, each with their own viewing deck overlooking the river. The tents are spacious and are superbly decorated and appointed.

 

 

Tau Game Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 5.0 / 5.0 based on 6 ratings

The decor and furnishings of the 30 rustic thatched chalets are African-inspired. All rooms are equipped with both air-conditioning and ceiling fans.

 

 

Ivory Tree Game Lodge

Safari Resort

Guest Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 based on 4 ratings

The lodge offers 57 spacious standard suites and 3 executive suites. Each features a private veranda, a sitting area, en-suite bathroom with outside shower, mini bar fridge, air-conditioning, and tea/coffee making facilities.

 

 

Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.8 / 5.0 based on 4 ratings

Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge offers 26 standard rooms and 4 executive suites. The suites all open up to beckoning views of the distant bushveld valley.

 

 

Jaci's Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 based on 1 ratings

The 8 rooms are all built using a unique combination of thatched roofs, stone and canvas walls, which creates a 'tented' feel and captures all the elements of a truly luxurious African bush safari. Each room has an open plan bathroom with a hand-made rock bath with an outdoor shower, and fans to keep a gentle breeze flowing.

 
Jaci's Safari Lodge - House Drinks Included
Valid:   1 November 2014  -  30 November 2014.
 

 

Jaci's Tree Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.5 / 5.0 based on 2 ratings

Jaci's Tree Lodge has 8 luxurious 'Tree Houses', each encompassing a giant tamboti or leadwood tree. Each 'Tree House' is constructed on stilts, up to 6 meters above the ground.

 
Jaci's Tree Lodge - House Drinks Included
Valid:   1 November 2014  -  30 November 2014.
 

 

Impodimo Game Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.8 / 5.0 based on 8 ratings

Each of the 8 glass fronted luxury suites all enjoy uninterrupted views over the reserve from a private deck. The suites all have full en-suite facilities including outside showers.

 

 

Madikwe River Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.5 / 5.0 based on 4 ratings

Madikwe River Lodge offers comfortable accommodation in 16 split-level thatched chalets. Each chalet is individually decorated to create a rich African feel, and offer an en-suite bathroom and shower, ceiling fans, and a private wooden viewing deck overlooking the river.

 

 

Tshukudu Bush Lodge

Safari Lodge

Offering only 6 luxury cottages, attention to detail and personal service is guaranteed. Each cottage is unique in design, and has its own private balcony offering potential sightings of wildlife as they come to the waterhole to drink.

 

 

Rhulani Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 based on 1 ratings

There are 7 luxury chalets plus 1 luxury family suite in total, each with private deck and plunge pool, en-suite bathroom, indoor and outdoor showers, air-conditioning and mini bar. The meaning of Rhulani is 'Relax' - which is exactly what guests are encouraged to do during their stay here - so sit back and enjoy!

 

 

Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 5.0 / 5.0 based on 2 ratings

Offering a very private experience, Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge has 8 uniquely decorated suites, each with their own deck which provides guests with expansive views to the north. The suites were designed to blend with the beauty of the natural surrounds.

 

 

Tuningi Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.8 / 5.0 based on 5 ratings

Tuningi Lodge can accommodate 16 guests in 4 Luxury Suites and 2 Exclusive Family Suites, each consisting of 2 suites with an adjoining lounge and dining room. All rooms have air-conditioning, ceiling fans, fireplaces, en-suite bathrooms, beautifully appointed double baths, outdoor rock showers and private wrap-around wooden decks for enjoying the indigenous bush and wildlife on view.

 
Tuningi Safari Lodge: Stay 4 nights for the price of 3
Valid:   1 September 2014  -  20 December 2014.
 

 

Makanyane Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 5.0 / 5.0 based on 1 ratings

Each of the 8 luxurious suites has an open fronted lounge and a private sundeck. Glass walled bedrooms and bathrooms offer uninterrupted views of the bush and the Marico River.

 
Makanyane Safari Lodge: Stay 4 nights for the price of 3
Valid:   1 October 2014  -  10 December 2014.
 

 

Madikwe Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Guest Rating: 4.8 / 5.0 based on 6 ratings

There are 17 chalets, split between the North and East camps. Each chalet features a sitting area, a bedroom with circular fireplace, a spacious dressing area with personal bar, and an en-suite bathroom.

 
Madikwe Safari Lodge: Stay 4 nights for the price of 3
Valid:   26 September 2014  -  16 December 2014.
 

 

Madikwe Hills

Safari Lodge

The subtle decor of the lodge integrates natural elements with colours highlighting Africa's ambiance.You will be accommodated in ultra-luxurious glass fronted suites designed for complete relaxation and comfort boasting soft sofas, voluptuous mosquito netting and cotton picot linen.

 
Madikwe Hills: Stay 4 nights for the price of 3
Valid:   1 August 2014  -  19 December 2014.
 

 

Morukuru

Safari Lodge

Owners House, on the banks of the Marico River, has 2 en-suite bedrooms.  Nestled in trees and surrounded by decks and balconies, the wood, stone and glass design provides a seamless design flow between in and outdoors.

 

 

Mateya Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge

Each of the 5 air-conditioned suites is adorned with original African artworks and hand-crafted mahogany furnishings that reflect the very essence of the reserve. Your en-sutie bathroom is complete with a secluded open-air shower.

 

 
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Northwest Province Safaris

AT A GLANCE

  • Malaria Free Region
  • Big 5 Safaris
  • Private Safari Lodge Experience
  • Self Drive Option
  • Combines well with Sun City
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