Madikwe Game Reserve

Madikwe Game Reserve lies tucked against the Botswana border and on the edges of the Kalahari. It’s regarded as one of the finest conservation areas in Africa and its 75 000 hectares are home not only to the Big 5 but other major species as well, such as the leopard, buffalo and white and black rhino.

Madikwe lies in a malaria-free transition zone where a number of rare species of animal occur naturally, like the endangered wild dog and elephant. Madikwe is home to the 2nd largest elephant population in the country. The reserve is also home to over 300 resident and migrant bird species.

Lodges & Camps

MADIKWE HILLS PRIVATE GAME LODGE

Ten ultra luxurious glass-fronted suites, each with its own deck and private plunge pool, offer absolute privacy and majestic views. There is a 2 bedroom family suite available offering the ultimate in vacation privacy.

MADIKWE SAFARI LODGE

This family friendly lodge boasts 3 exclusive camps with a total of 20 suites. Guests can enjoy game drives and interactive bush walks.

MAKANYANE SAFARI LODGE

Makanyane Safari Lodge offers relaxed yet luxurious interiors in 8 stunning suites with exquisite cuisine and superb customer service.

MATEYA SAFARI LODGE

Mateya, nestled in the rocky outcrop of the Gabbro Hills, hosts a maximum of  10 guests assuring exclusivity, privacy and the very highest standards of personal care and attention at all times.

MOTSWIRI PRIVATE SAFARI LODGE

Motswiri’s exquisitely appointed main lodge overlooks a waterhole frequented by elephant families, a special treat for guests staying in the 5 luxury bush villas.

TAU GAME LODGE

Their 30 thatched chalets are spread out in U-formation on either side of the lodge, offering excellent views of animals approaching the water from the opposite bank.

TUNINGI SAFARI LODGE

Tuningi Safari Lodge, family-friendly and set in a valley on the western side of the reserve, accomodates 16 guests in four spacious Luxury and two Family Suites, all of which boast breathtaking views from private wrap-around decks.