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Tuningi Safari Lodge

The ultimate family escape in ‘Colonial African chic’ thatched lodges

in the Rolling Hills of the 75000 ha Madikwe Game Reserve

Relax at the rim-flow pool overlooking the waterhole where you can indulge in the sights and sounds from a just a few feet away.

In the world renowned Big 5, malaria-free, Madikwe Game Reserve Tuningi Safari Lodge offers guests superior accommodation enhanced by an impressive Big 5 safari experience and personalised service in a friendly and relaxed environment. Only a 4.5-hour drive or 50-minute flight from Johannesburg. Tuningi offers five-star service in a homely, friendly and relaxed environment and caters for children of all ages. It is a welcoming retreat where you are made to feel comfortable enough to feel like a family member.

The Lodge accommodates 16 guests in four spacious Luxury Suites and two Family Suites which sleep four people, all of which boast breath-taking views from private wrap-around decks. The ‘Colonial African chic’ thatched lodge offers a sumptuous lounge, a spacious dining room and a well-stocked bar with an impressive rim flow pool that overlooks a watering hole, all interlinked by a sweeping wooden deck that leads to the boma area. We love the beautiful outdoor shower areas and the rejuventating spa treatments that can be enjoyed in the privacy of your suite overlooking the bush.

The team of ultra-professional and passionate staff are eager to please and will go to great lengths to ensure you have an outstanding safari experience. Enjoy refreshments on morning and afternoon game drives, leaving you with exceptional memories. The Lodge welcomes children and in doing so, avails them of the opportunity to experience the wonders of nature, wildlife and our delicate eco-system first-hand. Children are kept busy with activities such as treasure hunts for natural items collected from the bush.

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