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Jamala Madikwe

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved my time so much, that I cried when having to go. Best animal spots, best food, best guides, best everything, incredible comfortable lodge... Big. Love. Want to come back asap. Drove from JBurg by car easily...

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 6 days ago

Dear Aemaenda Thank you for this kind review. We are thrilled at your enjoyment of our beautiful property Jamala Madikwe. We look forward to your return in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Jamela Madikwe for 3 nights in early October 2017. The property itself is incredible! Accommodations are exclusive and the food superb. With only five rooms, there is a very special feeling of shared experience and intimacy. We met some lovely people from...More

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 6 days ago

Dear PhillyTraveler Thank you for all the kind comments we are so pleased you enjoyed your time spent with us. As with all national Parks in Africa and the world, we are fenced in keeping the animals safe within the 76 500 hectors that make...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

5 years ago we made our first visit and it was truly superb and just having spent another three nights again here we can honestly say this Game Lodge is magical and from the moment you arrive the Service & Love given by all team...More

Thank Paul S
Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 6 days ago

Dear Paul As always a real pleasure having you stay with us. We are so delighted that you could enjoy another visit with us. Kind Regards Jamala

Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are large and beautifully furnished with a plunge pool perfect to cool off from the heat. The team at the lodge were so lovely and welcoming and my driver/ranger was fantastic. I was travelling alone which can we intimidating but they made me...More

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 6 days ago

Dear Amy Thank you for this review. We truly hope to see you return in the future

Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic lodge with a brilliant guide,food and service.The attention to detail and accommodation were sixstar.The wild life 'Big 5' were amazing I could not believe how close we could get to them.No need for tele- photo lens .

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Response from Nico V, General Manager at Jamala MadikweResponded 6 days ago

Dear John Thank you we truly appreciate the kind comments All the best The Jamala-ian's

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Pool
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Spa
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US$ 1,575 - US$ 1,837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 1,575 - US$ 1,837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Erwinamoo
24 January 2017|
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Response from Rodney S | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, a transfer with a driver taking three and a half hours from OR Tambo International is available. Car rental and self drive is also a easy options. Please contact us directly via our website... More
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kuzbara
7 September 2016|
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Response from Nico V | Property representative |
Hi kuzbara Thank you, yes we can accommodate most dietary needs. We do get fresh fish weekly and we can accommodate vegetarians.
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AOUS_Salloum
9 May 2015|
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Response from Nico V | Property representative |
Hi January is a great time to visit as we are in rainy season and all the new born plains game babies have dropped, the park will be beautifully green. In terms of rain we have afternoon thundershowers lasting about 2 hours... More
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Room Tips
"Room Five is my favourite as its located in a good position"
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"Request the rooms closest to the lodge area as you can see the very busy waterhole from only these rooms"
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"All Accommodation same."
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"Each of the 5 villas are totally private with No 5 being the furtherest from the main area."
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