Marvel at Madikwe & its Big 5 with Makanyane

Framed by dense bush forests that peter out into distant grassland and a meandering river, Makanyane Safari Lodge offers superb game viewing from the comfort of its intimate eight-suite haven. Found in the illustrious Madikwe Game Reserve, near the border of Botswana, guests will have the opportunity to spot the Big 5, over 350 different bird species and a host of endangered predatory species. 

Since its inception in 1991, the 75,000ha reserve has painstakingly introduced a vast array of wildlife to the reserve who have since flourished in their environment. Madikwe’s unique landscape, encompassing an important transition point on the fringes of the Kalahari Desert, ensures a highly biodiverse safari experience. 

Makanyane Safari Lodge is comprised of eight tastefully furnished Suites that include indoor/outdoor showers, underfloor heating in the bathroom, a freestanding bath, a fireplace and a private viewing deck. Guests can enjoy game drives, nature walks and specialised activities such as birding and tree safaris. The lodge also boasts a bush spa, gym, hides and the opportunity to enjoy a sleepout beneath the stars on a raised viewing deck. 

Highlights

  • The Suites boast an expansive window looking onto the reserve and a private deck 
  • Intimate game drives, nature walks, birding safaris and tree safaris are on offer 
  • On-site bush spa and gym
  • Star-View Sleep Out Option is available for those wanting to spend a night at one with the bush

Best Price Guaranteed

Watch this video to find out more about our Price Guarantee
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
350 Reviews
From$312per person
per night

Location

Krokodildrift

Madikwe Game Reserve, North-West Province

Popular Facilities

  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Pool
  • Shuttle Service
  • Room Service
  • Lounge
  • Bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Concierge Service
  • Spa

Let's plan your trip

around Makanyane Safari Lodge

Ready to start you your journey?

Toll Free888 2156 556

Meet your African safari experts

Meet our Rhinos
Ratings powered by TripAdvisor