Information

Check in / Check out

  • Please note check in time : 14:00 pm/ Check out time : 11:00 am.
  • Late check out and early check in – subject to availability and charges may apply.

THINGS TO BRING ON SAFARI

  • A good pair of binoculars
  • A camera or video camera
  • Hats, sunglasses and sunblock
  • Appropriate clothes for weather conditions
  • A torch or headlamp
  • Safari guides or bird books are always handy
  • International converter plug for electronics

MALARIA MEDICATION

  • Madikwe Game Reserve is Malaria free so NO medication required

VISA REQUIERMENT

  • A valid passport or travel document that will be valid for the length of your intended stay. Your passport should have at least TWO blank facing pages in it.
  • A valid visa, if required.
  • Sufficient funds.
  • A return or onward ticket.
  • Yellow fever certificates – if your journey starts or passes through the yellow fever belt of Africa.

SEASONS

October – April (Rainy Season)

Day Temperatures can vary but are usually hot and humid averaging 30°C, The highest rainfall months are between November and February.

May to September (Dry Season)

The winter months in Madikwe can be dry and cold with night temperatures dropping to 2°C and Day temperatures averaging 23°C. Be sure to bring warm clothing.

Average temperature and rainfall

Month

Temperature

Rainfall

January 32°C 9.7 cm
February 31°C 8.4 cm
March 30°C 7.1 cm
April 28°C 4.1 cm
May 25°C 1.3 cm
June 19°C 0.5 cm
July 20°C 0.3 cm
August 24°C 0.5 cm
September 28°C 1.5 cm
October 31°C 4.3 cm
November 31°C 6.6 cm
December 32°C 8.9 cm
  • Gorgeous afternoon light streaming through the winter lounge windows in the main lodge at Jamala Madikwe.
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  • The Boma: dine under a million stars overlooking the Jamala Madikwe waterhole. This is Africa, this is dining  in true Safari Style .
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  • Fly into Madikwe Game Reserve in 1 hour from Johannesburg International Airport with #fedair, and let your, big5 malaria-free Jamala Madikwe Safari, commence immediately. .
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  • A Saturday afternoon 'Sofa Safari' at Jamala Madikwe #waterhole #wine #big5
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  • Perfect spot to curl up with a book and a cognac the Jamala Madikwe winter lounge .
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My new Cookbook just arrived - Safaris and Spices .
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  • Incredible images can be captured daily at the Jamala Madikwe waterhole as the Sofa Safari offers numerous animal encounters right off the front deck .
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  • Gorgeous African sunsets and drinks out on the plains are part of everyday game drives at #jamalamadikwe #madikwe #luxury #luxurytravel #safari #lodge #experience #madikwegamereserve #5star #hotel #africa #southafrica #sunset #beautiful #sky #landrover #discovery #5star #hotel #safari #luxury #rolex #armani #louisvuitton #champagne #inspiration #investment #architecture #happy #selfie #loubs #weekendinspiration#design
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