Motswiri Private Safari Lodge

Motswiri Private Safari Lodge

Motswiri Private Safari Lodge

From ZAR 4491 pps

Motswiri Private Safari Lodge is an exclusive lodge offering some of the best views in Madikwe as well as the feeling of tranquility given by the mature trees (mostly leadwoods) under which the main building, five luxury bush villas and the luxury family villa nestle.

Motswiri Private Safari Lodge is able to host up to 16 guests making it a perfect option for both individual bookings or group bookings who do not wish to share the facilities with other guests.

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Luxury Bush Villa

The spacious Luxury Bush Villas each boasts large bedrooms, private deck with stunning views, en-suite bathrooms with large corner baths, private toilet, double basins and a private outside shower. Add the double-sided gas fire places, air-conditioning/ceiling fans and coffee stations and you have a bush experience second to none.

Luxury Bush Villa - Family Room

All Motswiri's bush villas have air-conditioning, ceiling fans, gas fireplaces, bathrooms en suite, beautifully appointed bathrooms, outdoor rock showers and private wrap around wooden decks. Cater for children on stretcher beds.

Luxury Family Villa

The Luxury Family Villa offer three rooms each with their own air-conditioning, private en-suite bathrooms and outside showers. Further to this the Family Villa offers guest a private lounge area leading out onto a private deck and plunge pool.

Rates are based on a minimum of 4 paying adults (sleep max 6 incl children).

Twice daily game drives/safaris are conducted by our rangers whose superb bush knowledge is imparted in the manner best suited to the bush knowledge of the guests on the specially designed landcruiser game viewing vehicle.

Traversing on the full 75000 hectares the Madikwe Game Reserve has become known to offer some the best game viewing in South Africa. Experience excellent general game, stunning bird life and regular sighting of the sought after “Big 5” – Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Buffalo, Black and White Rhino.

The exquisitely appointed main lodge offers:

  • Separate lounge
  • Dining
  • Lounge
  • Bar facilities 
  • Fireplace

At the main area of the lodge enjoy the rim-flow pool overlooking the active waterhole, have a cocktail under the shade of the Motswiri trees (Leadwood in Tswana) on the main deck or just while away the day in the outside lounge and bar area. Fine cuisine is served in the dining room, under the Leadwood or around a roaring fire in the boma. 


  • Children of all ages are welcome at our lodge
  • Babysitters available (at extra cost)
  • Children younger than 6 years are not permitted on game drives
  • Children sharing room with parents pay 50%
  • Children in own room are charged full price
  • Child policy applies to children between the ages of 5 to 14 years
  • No charge for children 0 to 4 years


  • Luxury accommodation
  • Two game drives per day in our open game viewers with a highly qualified game ranger
  • All meals daily
  • Welcome drinks, teas and coffees at meals
  • Road transfer from the Madikwe Western Airstrip to the Lodge
  • Tourism Levy


  • All beverages other than stated what is included
  • Specialised Coffees
  • Gate entry or fly-in fees
  • Conservation levies
  • Telephone calls
  • Gratuities
  • Lodge transfers
  • Additional activities
  • Wellness treatments
  • Curio shop purchases
  • Airport Tax
  • Laundry services
  • Babysitting


  • It is about a 4 hour drive from Johannesburg, and is located in the heart of the Madikwe Game Reserve.


Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Bar
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Boma
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Curio Shop
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Laundry Services
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Pool
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities WiFi
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Lounge
Motswiri Private Safari Lodge Facilities Dining Area

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Prices shown are per person sharing.


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