Providing the services of a 5-star lodge, Sanctuary Makanyane Safari Lodge is found on a gorge facing the riverside forest in a malaria-free region of Madikwe Private Game Reserve. The lodge can house around 16 guests, providing a private and intimate safari experience.
Skilled and professional guides will take the guests out on game viewing vehicles to catch sight of the Big 5. Guests can head out on guided game drives and guided bush walks for a classic wilderness experience. Sleep-outs at night in a makeshift bed on a platform is also arranged by the lodge’s staff.
- Set in malaria-free Madikwe Private Game Reserve
- Intimate & exclusive ambience; only 8 suites
- Beautiful, glass-fronted suites with fantastic views of the Marico River
- Excellent safari cuisine paired with great South African wines
- Overnight sleep-outs on raised platform
- Tripadvisor – Certificate of Excellence 2015
South Africa, Madikwe
Type of Accommodation
Makanyane’s dining area and lounge is an ideal spot for guests to relax and unwind. The spacious wooden decks with rock fireplaces are the perfect spot to sip a drink while gazing at the magnificent wildlife.
The lodge also offers other facilities ranging from a library, safari shop, gym, a spa, wine cellar and a swimming pool with clear and sparkling waters.
Guests can head up to the air-conditioned den that has a deck so guests can have clear and uninterrupted panoramic views with a cool, refreshing drink. The lodge’s staff can also set a makeshift bed on the deck for guests to have a glorious and magical night.
- Curio or Gift shop
- Wi-fi available
- Swimming Pool
- Computer facilities
- Laundry service
Scrumptious and delectable meals at Makanyane are prepared using the freshest of local produce.
The dishes are a blend of local and international cuisines made by the lodge’s professional chef and served either in the grand dining hall, or outside on the viewing deck.
The lodge’s boma is an ideal spot to devour tasty bush cuisines paired with the finest selection of South African wine.
Sanctuary Makanyane Safari Lodge provides accommodations in eight suites for maximum 16 guests.
A path accesses the suites through the forest making it an amazing view. Each of the suites rustic, African texture interiors complements the surrounding natural landscape.
All suites are air-conditioned and feature a lounge with a sundeck. Other amenities compromises of a fireplace, fans, safe, telephone, bar as well as coffee and tea making facilities. The bathroom is instilled with a bathtub and two showers. The lodge has already provided all toiletries.
Luxury Suite AMENITIES
- En-suite bathroom
- Outdoor area
- Outdoor shower
- Bush dining
- Game drives
- Star gazing
- Guided walking safaris
- Bird watching
- Guided walks
- Night drives
- Specialist guides
- Fly camping
- Day tours
- Local village visits
- Cultural tours
- Private game-drives