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Built on the banks of the Marico River in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve, Jaci’s Lodges offers a family-friendly safari experience couples with excellent guest service. With 75,000ha of African wilderness, Madikwe Game Reserve is home to an enormous variety of animals including brown hyena and African wild dogs, and over 300 species of birds. Get up close and personal with these residents on game drives in a 4x4 vehicle or explore some of the smaller things on a guided bush walk.
Owned by Jaci and Jan Van Heteren who built the first lodge on Madikwe in the 90’s, Jaci’s Lodges are built to be family orientated. The Safari Lodge has two exclusive family suites in addition to the 8 luxurious rooms, and the welcoming atmosphere is very evident. Jac’s Tree Lodge has authentic tree-house style rooms with magnificent views into the surrounding riverine forest.
There is also the option to visit the Starbed and sleep under the African skies, and the Terrapin hide offers an extraordinary photographic experience for both amateurs and professionals alike.