As one of the most luxurious Safari Lodges in South Africa, Molori lives up to its name which means “to dream” in the local Setswana dialect.
Renowned for its exceptional hospitality, attention to detail, and graceful opulence, this five-star retreat is geared to offer guests a truly authentic African safari experience amid a secluded setting.
The subtle blend of Afro-centric, contemporary and classic décor is calculated to charm even the most sophisticated of travellers.
Molori offers guests five exquisitely-appointed open-plan suites – two premier suites (Ngwedi and Lesedi), one family premier suite (Sephiri) and two presidential suites (Metsi and Molelo) – which are thoughtfully distanced to offer absolute privacy and built to blur seamlessly with the surrounding terrain.
Each individually furnished suite features a spacious wooden deck, inviting Dedon daybeds, an infinity pool, and floor-to- ceiling glass walls which fully retract to allow as much natural light as possible in, so you can fully immerse yourself in the sheer peace of this wilderness paradise.
Additional in-room facilities include a large living area, bedroom, fireplace, indoor/outdoor dining options, a free-standing bath, indoor and outdoor showers, telescope, Bose iPod Docking System, Nespresso machine, WiFi, portable DVD player, mini-bar, air-conditioning, and underfloor heating.
The split-level Sephiri Family Premier Suite can sleep up to fourguests in its two en- suite bedrooms, making it perfect for families.And the Metsi Suite contains one master bedroom and bath –ideal for a dream honeymoon escape – while the all-whiteMolelo Suite features two bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom.
Molori’s main hub comprises four dining areas, a large livingroom and bar, a library bursting with a selection of popular reads, anda humidor containing fine imported cigars. The living room and barareas open onto an outdoor deck featuring a heated Jacuzzi and twoinfinity pools.
A second rim-flow Jacuzzi is located on the highest mountainside deckfor optimal wildlife viewing. Or make the most of your downtime with acocktail, a book or a cigar on Molori’s favoured reading andstar decks. And if you’re after some light entertainment, asatellite TV and DVD player are provided with portable DVD playersavailable on request.
Molori Safari Lodge is far from a typical getaway destination andprides itself on anticipating guests every need. Personalised serviceincludes VIP airport handling with expedited customs clearance,helicopter and private charter arrangements, customised wildlifeencounters, a complimentary 30-minute spa treatment per person perstay, a daily laundry service, and much more.
Molori Safari Lodge is dedicated to offering guests plentifulopportunities to satisfy your yearning for adventure and discover theimpressive diversity of bird- and wildlife found in Madikwe GameReserve.
Activities include morning and evening game drives, wild dog tracking,guided bush walks, “Super Seven” by night, rhinotagging, high-tech bird watching, stargazing, fishing trips –complete with a delectable picnic basket, and photography excursions,accompanied by Molori's highly qualified and award-winningguiding team.
There is even a Junior Rangers programme aimed at encouraging theyounger ones to discover a whole new world of creatures large and smalland participate in thrilling animal tracking and identification outings.
Private game drive vehicles can also be booked at an additional costfor families travelling with children aged six years or younger and forthose seeking a more tailored safari experience.
Wellness activities include a range of massage, aromatherapy, and skinand body treatments in the beautiful Molori Safari Spa, a Nordic sauna,steam room, heated Jacuzzis, plunge pools and access to thewell-equipped Fitness Centre. You can also request individual spatreatments in the privacy of your suite.
If you’re looking to indulge your inner hedonist, therecently added Molori Hide and Whiskey Bar is sure to prove a highlightof your stay. The hide offers spectacular of the Molori waterhole.Alongside it stands a room enclosed on two sides with floor to ceilingglass windows where you can taste a selection of vintage whiskeys andwines while observing the passing bird- and wildlife.
And if learning how to prepare your favourite indigenous dishes is moreyour speed, Molori’s expertly trained chefs are available forto host one-on- one cooking classes.
When it comes to mealtimes, Molori provides an array of mouth-wateringculinary experiences, from superb Champagne Bush Breakfasts tosensational Cocktail Sunsets, fireside dining in the warmth of theBoma, starlit Bush Dinners, a fun evening of pizza-making at the PizzaOven, or a romantic meal taken in the comfort of your suite. Whatever your preference, no two meals need ever be the same.
Molori’s splendid fare is always prepared in consultationwith guests from the freshest, homegrown, organic ingredients, andcombined with top South African and international wines, and choiceliquors.
And before you depart for home, be sure to stop by theLodge’s stunning curio shop which offers mementos fromwell-known local designers and lesser-known crafters.