• Travel To Madikwe

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Getting to Madikwe Game Reserve

For the most part, thelodges that lie in the western part of the reserve are accessed by the Wonderboom Gate. Lodges located in the central and eastern part of the reserve are accessed via the Abjaterskop Gate.

Entrances to the Madikwe Game Reserve

  • Abjaterskop Gate
  • Wonderboom Gate
  • Tau Gate
  • Derdepoort Gate
  • Motledi Gate

On confirmation of your booking, we will provide directions to your lodge.

  • From Johannesburg head north on the N1 towards the N4 Toll Road.
  • Take the N4 Toll Road north-west towards Rustenburg, Swartruggens, Groot Marico, and Zeerust.
  • Once in Zeerust turn right at the second stop street into President Street. There is a signpost on the left marked “Madikwe Game Reserve/Gaborone” and a First National Bank on the corner to the right.
  • Follow the R49 towards the reserve for approximately 97km.
  • The first entrance to the reserve is Abjaterskop Gate.
  • The second entrance to the reserve is the Wonderboom Gate exactly 7km on from the first gate.


  • Gaborone Airport (Botswana) - Madikwe 28km
  • Johannesburg - Madikwe 360km
  • Pretoria - Madikwe 400km
  • Zeerust - Madikwe 100km

Day Safaris

An executive daily air shuttle service operates from the Johannesburg International Airport to Madikwe Game Reserve. Departing from the Federal Air Executive Lounge at Johannesburg International Airport, the service operates aircraft from the latest model Cessna Grand Caravans as well as twin-engine piston aircraft.

Chauffeur Drive

  • Transfers, provided by our preferred suppliers, can be arranged at an additional cost.
  • Quotes can be provided on request.
  • Transfers costs range from 3 000.00 – 5 000.00 ZAR one way, subject to the number of guests travelling, the pick-up point, and availability of a driver.
  • Transfers are payable upfront, along with accommodation.

Madikwe Air Charters

  • Please note that flights can only be booked with accommodation.
  • Flight bookings are subject to a 10% non-refundable administration fee and must be booked and paid upfront.
  • The lodge provides transfers between the reserve airstrip and lodge.

Madikwe Air Charters

For more information on our 2018 Madkiwe Air charters & Schedueles with pricing please CLICK HERE or contact one of our Travel Consultants


What sets us Apart!

Ideal for family or small groups
Rich biodiversity of game
Large elephant population
Over 350 bird species
Effortless road and air access

Entry Fees

Once-off payment
Paid directly by clients
Park Fees
  - R210
per Adults per STAY
  - R105 per Child (2 - 11 years)  per  STAY
Guest Conservation Contribution  (GCC)
  - R150 per Adults per DAY
  - R75 per Child (2 - 11 years) per DAY
SUBJECT to change without notice,
Guests GCC are payable at the lodges and
will be added to guests' bills
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Once-off payment
Paid directly by clients
Landing fees
  - R280 per Adult
  - R140 per Child (2 - 11 years) 
SUBJECT to change without notice