Motswiri Private Safari Lodge

Madikwe Game Reserve, North-West South Africa, 1560, South Africa | 5 star lodge
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Travel Blogs from Madikwe Game Reserve

4 out of 5 ain't bad

A travel blog entry by lingchick


Sadly, it was our day to leave the Motswiri Lodge in Madikwe but not before going on one last morning safari. This time we were on the hunt for the elusive leopard. On our way, Hawk-eye Steve spotted a lion that our ranger totallly missed because he was busy looking down at the lion tracks! We sat and watched the lion and her 2 cubs playing around …

Madikwe Safari Lodge - great!

A travel blog entry by luc.larocque


Friday, April 12th 2013

We are in the northern most part of South Africa, on the border of Botswana. At night, we can see the lights emanating from the border crossing. Since we are so remote, we had hardly any access to Internet. Therefore, this blog entry was created on the fly and covers three days.

The Madikwe Safari Lodge was quite impressive. Our room and amenities meet the five-star rating it deserves. We arrived ...

Short Drive

A travel blog entry by jcastellan


... cruiser they stopped and watched us watch them. Watching them reminded me of the mindless deaths of rhinos that have occurred in the park in the past year.

After ten minutes or so we continued. We came to Vlei Pan. This is a very popular waterhole with the animals because fresh water is pumped daily. At that moment there were only three kudus on the other side. We were now half way to the gate. We stopped to watch a herd of impalas. At this time of the year there are many ...

The Africa Bush

A travel blog entry by pbandjgoround


... elephant is such a huge powerful animal!

But big or small, the wildlife around here never gets old. We have seen tortoises, chameleons, dung beetles rolling up balls of dung for their mate to cling onto, butterflies, mongoose, rock dassie, baboons, wild dogs (which are amazing and quite rare), and hyena.

On the evening game drive the second day we finally saw the beautiful lions. They had recently had their ...

Seeing Some Animals

A travel blog entry by jcastellan


... brave enough to get out of the vehicle.
Around the corner we spotted a male lion resting among the burnt bush. We watched him for a while and were in awe when he yawned and showed off his long sharp teeth.
Near the lodge we saw an older male kudu who could hide very well among the burnt, dry bush. It was only an hour long drive- but it feels so good to get out and go on a short drive. ...

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This 5 star lodge, located in Madikwe Game Reserve, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding