- Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives.
- Madikwe is Big 5 country.
- Relax and cool off in your private plunge pool.
- Dine under the stars.
- Book a bushwalk to see a different perspective of the reserve.
The moment you arrive at Rhulani Safari Lodge, you will be immersed in the adventure of an African Safari. A warm welcome by the staff who will look after you during your stay sets the tone for your stay and makes you feel instantly at home. Rhulani was designed to blend into the surroundings as much as possible and at the same time provide guests with a natural experience allowing guests to see, smell and hear the bush throughout their stay. The warm neutral palette of terracotta, brown and beige is brought to life by added spashes of red and yellow, and beautiful original African artworks are found throughout the lodge.
There are seven private chalets, each with a plunge pool overlooking the surrounding savannah. There is air-conditioning to keep the chalet cool in summer and a crackling fireplace to warm chilly winter nights. The rooms are spacious and have large windows and bi-folding doors making the most of the scenery. A tea and coffee station and fully stocked mini-bar are of course standard along with WiFi. The en-suite bathrooms are spacious with a bathtub, twin basins and both indoor and outdoor showers. The family suite has two en-suite bedrooms each with outdoor shower and all the rooms lead out on to the deck where you will find the plunge pool. You can even enjoy massage treatments in the privacy of your own room or on your deck.
The main thatched area has an intimate lounge and library leading out the the expansive deck which overlooks the waterhole, here you can relax and watch animals come down to drink. Excellent meals, a combination of local and international fare, take place in the dining room or out on the deck or even at the boma, under the stars with a roaring fire.
Game drives take place each morning and afternoon affording the opportunity to experience the wildlife of this area, this is a well-known Big 5 reserve. As an additional extra the lodge can arrange bushwalks for those interesting in seeing the are from a different perspective.
The Tribes Foundation
Simply by booking with Tribes, you are making a difference. Every booking helps with The Tribes Foundation, the charity we back with admin and funds. Most clients give additional donations which we always put to very good use with one of the wildlife, environmental or social projects we support.
Rhulani Safari Lodge
Rhulani means "relax" so stay here and enjoy the malaria free Madikwe Reserve and superb African hospitality.Learn more