"I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order".
—John Burroughs

Elela Villa

Discover unparalleled luxury at Elela Villa, an exclusive three-bedroom sanctuary in Madikwe Game Reserve, offering an intimate wildlife experience.

Elela Villa at Madikwe Safari Lodge, is ideal for discerning travelers seeking an exclusive, intimate wildlife experience. Perfect for families, small groups, or couples desiring privacy and opulence in a breathtaking natural setting.

Your Luxury Safari Haven in Madikwe Reserve

At Madikwe Safari Lodge, Elela Villa is a testament to luxury, named after the Setswana phrase ‘to flow as water’.

This exquisite three-bedroom sanctuary offers an experience akin to the gentle and persistent flow of a river. Designed to echo the fluidity and grace of water, Elela Villa marries rich heritage with unparalleled luxury. Here, in the heart of the African wilderness, guests are enveloped in an ambiance that subtly blends grandeur with intimacy, reflecting the serene flow of nature itself.

The villa redefines exclusivity in a safari lodge setting. Each element within Elela Villa has been thoughtfully crafted to ensure a harmonious balance, offering guests an intimate connection with both the luxury of the lodge and the untamed beauty of the surrounding landscape.

Additional Suite Information:

Max 6 Guests

210m² including terrace

2 Single XL or 1 King Size XL

High Speed Internet

Private Plunge Pool

Air Conditioning

Outdoor shower

Mini Bar

Our Rates

Exclusive 6 PaxExclusive 8 Pax
05/01/24 – 19/12/24R80 000.00
20/12/24 – 09/01/25R96 000.00

Each luxury accommodation suite features a private plunge pool, WiFi, a fully stocked minibar (soft drinks, and selected beers, spirits and house wines), and tea and coffee selection. The camp also offers its guests transfers to the East Madikwe Airstrip. A stay at the Kopano involves two game drives daily, led by an FGASA-accredited field guide and tracker, and refreshments and snacks provided to complete this experience.

Specialised activities included in your stay:

  • Bush walks
  • Stargazing
  • Wildlife lectures
  • Bush breakfasts/dinners
  • Picnic lunches
  • Laundry services
  • Premium brand alcohol
  • Cigars & cigarettes
  • All flights and unspecified transfers
  • Telephone calls
  • Madikwe Game Reserve landing fees (subject to change)
  • Madikwe Game Reserve entrance fee
  • Guest conservation contribution

Any of the above extras will added to the guest’s account, payable upon departure.

Specialised activities excluded:

  • Private open safari vehicle hire
  • Any additional external services
  • Community village experience
  • Exclusive use bush breakfasts & dinners