North West

Pilanesberg, Madikwe

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North West Province

The North West province of South Africa is an oft-overlooked region of the country with a number of unique attractions, from the Cradle of Mankind world heritage site to the big game parks of Pilanesberg and Madikwe.

South Africa family safari report

It was the most wonderful experience. I had pretty high expectations but they were surpassed!

The Upperton Family


Ant's Nest

Ant's Nest is a comfortable bush home hidden away in a private wildlife reserve in the Waterberg. With its wide verandahs and extensive lawns, this original homestead exudes a classic African charm.

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Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp

Kwafubesi is a classic East African-style tented safari camp, located in the small, private game reserve of Mabula. It accommodates just ten guests in its five luxury tents.

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Leobo Private Reserve

Leobo Private Reserve is an 8,000ha estate located in the Waterberg mountains, Limpopo State. It is a fully exclusive reserve, with just one private villa accommodating up to nine guests - perfect for families or small groups.

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Madikwe Hills

Madikwe Hills is a stylish, high-end safari lodge located in the heart of the Madikwe Game Reserve, a little visited game park notable for its populations of black rhino and wild dog.

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Royal Madikwe

Royal Madikwe is a small, privately-owned luxury lodge located in a malaria-free game reserve in North West South Africa. Small and intimate, Madikwe is typically booked on an exclusive basis.

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Royal Madikwe - Stay 3, Pay 2 Nights

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Kuro, Lamai and Ndutu - Luxury Tanzania Safari

Kuro (Tarangire), Lamai, and Serengeti Ndutu were very different, but all terrific in their own way.

Brian and Heather