Survey Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa's fourth-largest reserve in the company of experienced game rangers and trackers, as they reveal to you the ecological and cultural histories of the land. Encounter the reserve's 'Super Seven' - elephants, White & Black Rhino, Buffalo, lions, leopards, cheetah and Wild Dogs during the lodge's fascinating excursions, including bushwalks that present the unique opportunity to get up close to the reserve's incredible wildlife, accompanied by the Xoi San (Bushmen) of the Kalahari, who are experts in tracking. Enjoy the comfort of a custom-built 4x4 on a game-drive and discover the vast reserve under the personal care of the rangers, who will introduce you to the wonderful features of the reserve.
As night falls, marvel at the canopy of stars on a clear night and enjoy an expertly crafted dinner, created from fresh produce, while the roaring open fire keeps you warm, or savour gastronomic delights from the dining room with uninterrupted panoramic of the reserve. For a private dinner, the wine cellar is available, where an impressive collection of over eight-thousand bottles of local and rare French wines and Champagnes can be handpicked as a meal accompaniment.
Spa & Wellness
The captivating scenery of Mateya Safari Lodge provides the perfect setting as you unwind from the day's exciting safari experience. While here, enjoy a full range of rejuvenating body treatments given by a dedicated therapist in the splendour of Madikwe's bush. Revitalise with an incredible facial and let the vitamins and minerals stimulate cellular regeneration in order to replenish tired skin and restore its healthy glow. With an extensive list of treatments available, from African Head Massage, Deep Pressure Massage and Aromatherapy Massage, to Full Body Exfoliation, there is certainly a treatment suited to your needs and desires.