Singita – Greater Krugerpark Area
Singita Private Game Reserve is one of a kind. Watch the amazing wildlife right in front of you from one of the two lodges such as the Lebombo Lodge or the Sweni Lodge. Both of the lodges offer high quality services and luxuries Rooms. Singita Lembobo lodge can accommodate up to 30 guests and one of their highlight is the outside shower facilities so that you can inhale nature while taking a hot shower. The designs of the six secluded suites of the Sweni Lodge combine pure luxury and features of South African nature. The Singita Lodges are situated in the Kruger National Park offering 33000 acres of game reserve where you will be able to watch the amazing play of nature. Click here for more info.
The M.A.D. Fact: Singita is committed to the project ‘Touch the Earth Lightly’ to reduce your carbon footprint.
Ulusaba – Greater Krugerpark Area
Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, owned by Sir Richard Branson, is another perfect getaway to see the awesome wildlife of Southern Africa. There are two different lodges to choose from. The first one simply called Safari Lodge –Heaven on Earth which is built along the banks of the dry Mabrak riverbed. The rooms are built ‘tree house’ style and you really get the feeling of being in the heart of life in the bush. Your room will provide fascinating views as animals might stroll past on their way to the nearby watering hole. The second accommodation is called Rock Lodge- Heaven in Heaven which is perched high on the summit of a cliff. Here you will find spectacular panoramic views over miles of bush with the beauty of the lowveld below, all set against a backdrop of the Drakensberg Mountain range far in the distance. Click here for more info.
The M.A.D. Fact: Ulusabu created the project Pride`n Purpose which is committed to helping disadvantaged communities living adjacent to the reserve.
Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge – Madikwe Game Reserve
Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge is a 5***** lodge accommodating maximum of 16 people, situated on a prime site in the west of the malaria free Madikwe Game Reserve, in North-West. The inception of this exclusive lodge has an exceptionally inspiring story to it in terms of local community upliftment, business smart, outstanding management and of course, breathtaking location and lavish accommodation. Click here for more info.
The M.A.D. Fact: The whole lodge is owned by the local rural community.
Elephant Plains, Sabi Sand, Greater Krugerpark
Situated in the Sabi Sand Wildtuin, adjacent to the Kruger National Park, Elephant Plains Game Lodge offers comfortable style and affordable luxury. This family owned lodge, accommodates a maximum of 24 guests, which ensures personal service and a warm, friendly atmosphere. The lodge is situated on the dry Manyeleti riverbed and overlooks a permanent waterhole. Elephant Plains is world-renowned for excellent game-viewing. Experienced rangers and trackers endeavour to track the Big 5 and share the magnificent sights and sounds of the bush with guests. Click here for more info.
The M.A.D. Fact: Elephant Plains is part of the Green Leaf Environmental Standard, initiated by the Wilderness Foundation.
Kololo Game Reserve – Malaria free!
Kololo Game Reserve is situated in the beautiful province of Limpopo, South Africa, in the heart of the Waterberg biosphere. Vast, peaceful and incredibly beautiful, this is a fascinating destination with a rich cultural legacy and a natural splendour. A malaria-free area and home to a large variety of game, Kololo is a perfect safari destination. Visit neighbouring reserves and view the Big 5 – lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo, or enjoy a sneak preview over the fence, from the comfort of your chalet at Kololo. With twelve upmarket chalets positioned in the pristine bushveld, privacy and relaxation is guaranteed. Kololo is conveniently situated only 3 hours from Johannesburg International Airport. Click here for more info.
The M.A.D. Factor: Kololo Game Reserve is a member of Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa
Shamwari Game Reserve
Shamwari Game Reserve is an African dream in which a multitude of plant, animal and birdlife unfold the very soul of an untamed continent, along with the most luxurious means of experiencing your safari holiday. Shamwari is about conserving a vanishing way of life, and has been awarded a number of International awards for its efforts in conservation coupled with tourism. Click here for more info.
The M.A.D. Fact: Shamwari has won the award of being the” World´s Leading Conservation Company” for the last 13 years