Being a family-owned establishment, Madikwe Safari Lodge prides itself in creating the perfect environment for children to explore and learn about nature, making it one of South Africa’s most idyllic destinations for a family vacation.

Enjoy a safari knowing your children are in good hands

Take advantage of Madikwe’s child-minding service. Enjoy a safari without having to worry about your little ones. The Eco House based at Madikwe’s Lelapa camp is the exclusive activities hub for children where they can play and be entertained by experienced child minders. It houses games, toys and exciting African artifacts. There are also organised activities and educational talks  about the African bush and its inhabitants.

Their very own safari

The African bush comes alive for children at Madikwe where they can learn about wildlife and nature during a one-hour kids safari. They can explore the bush with their peers, making for a memorable and exciting experience. They can join the Safari Club and partake in activities such as rock-painting, cupcake decorating and fun dress-ups. At night-time there’s pizza making and movies under the stars.

Where the cool kids stay

Madikwe Safari Lodge offers two exclusive family suites in the Lelapa camp. The en-suite children’s bedrooms are designed to be a comfortable and stimulating living space for young safari goers, stocked with games and toys. Surrounded by the tranquil sounds from the African Bushveld, a good night’s rest is ensured after a long day of fun.

A luxury kids room with bunkbeds' and board games at Madikwe
A luxury kids room with bunkbeds' and board games at Madikwe

Eating time is family time

Family time spent around the dinner table is a cherished memory. At Madikwe it is made even more special. The intimate atmosphere and delctable cuisine will make the kids want to linger. Kiddies’ meals are low in refined sugar with plenty of nutritious fruit and vegetables sneaked in and without skipping on the treats.

A kids massage

For an extra treat, Madikwe Safari Lodge’s on-site day spa offers a tailor-made spa treatment especially for children. Natural and nourishing oils are used to ensure gentle relaxation. Parents who would like to enjoy a spa treatment for themselves can make use of Madikwe’s child minding services.

Book your stay at Madikwe Safari Lodge for an unforgettable luxury safari vacation with your family.