Jaci's Safari Lodge

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Right in the heart of the 75,000-hectare conservation of Madikwe, Jaci’s Safari Lodge offers guests the perfect destination for unrivaled game-viewing, unique accommodation options, outstanding service and tailor-made safari activities.

Highlights

  • Conservation safaris at Jaci’s Lodges are designed to help everyday bush lovers contribute to on-the-ground wildlife conservation efforts taking place in the greater Madikwe Game Reserve.
  • Bordering Botswana, the diversity of plant and animal species in the Madikwe reserve is remarkable. Besides the sought-after Big Five - lion, buffalo, leopard, elephant and rhino, Madikwe also boasts over 300 bird species and a variety of antelope.

You should know

  • Children from 6 to 12-years-old sharing a room with their parents qualify for special rates.
  • The Jaci's Safari Suite and Nare Suite can be booked for families or small groups. Children of all ages are accommodated in the Nare and Safari Suites.

The details

Jaci's Safari Lodge boasts two exclusive Starbed Suites, six luxury Tented Suites, and two private Family Suites. Decorated in vibrant colors and African textures, each of the six Luxury Tented Suites feature air conditioning, overhead fans, a private outdoor shower, a lavish handcrafted-mosaic indoor bath and private viewing decks. 

The two new Starbed Suites are set over two levels and are perfect for those romantic getaways. These suites are decorated with striking colors and bold and luxurious furnishings, and offer guests the choice of sleeping indoors or under the African sky, with each suite boasting two king-size beds (one on the roof under the stars). Other features include outdoor showers and indoor bathrooms, a comfortable lounge area, a private safari bar and viewing deck.

The Nare Suite, which accommodates up to six people (four adults and two children), is ideal for families or small groups traveling together. This suite includes two bedrooms, an open-plan bathroom with a large stone bath and outdoor shower; and an upstairs loft. The Nare Suite is equipped with a private game viewing vehicle and professional guide. 

The Safari Suite can accommodate up to eight guests (four adults and four children) and is perfect for larger families or groups traveling together. The main bedroom and adjoining second bedroom share an outdoor shower and open-plan bathroom. Across the passage, there is a lounge with adjoining guest room and an upstairs loft. The Safari Suite is equipped with a private game viewing vehicle and professional guide. 

The lodge facilities include an indoor and outdoor dining area, viewing deck, open-plan kitchen, cozy fireplace, lounge and guest-welcome area, outdoor boma area, fully stocked bar, bush swimming pool, bush gym and river walk.

Jaci's Safari Lodge is ideal for solo explorers, couples and families looking for a well-rounded Big Five safari experience. 

Price includes

  • Twice daily game drives, including sunset / sunrise stop & night drive with astronomy. Light lunch, Dinner & Brunch, local & specialised teas as well as fabulous filter coffee. Private game viewing vehicle & field guide for the duration of your stay. Select house drinks, which include a selection of South African wines (Red, White & Sparkling), select local beers, non-alcoholic beverages as well as select house spirits. Fireside, starlight dining as often as possible. Transfers to & from the Eastern Airstrip when flying with FedAir / private charter
  • Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.
  • Single supplements may apply.
  • Request a quote or speak to one of our Agents for the best, most current rates available.
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Rates & Pricing

$ 440 USD
$ 180 USD
$ 440 USD
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FLEXIBLE REFUND POLICY
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30-60 days notice will be a 50% refund.
< 30 days notice will be no refund.

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Keith is our local expert in all aspects of this accommodation. Ready to help you plan your trip, and ensure your happiness from now until you get back from safari.
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Jackie
"Awesome time, amazing people,trip of a lifetime" Our trip went very smoothly . The staff was amazing and very knowledgeable . The food was fab , everywhere clean with everything we needed. Fantastic experience
Milagros
"Amazing!" It was an incredible week!! We saw plenty of animals and much more. Thanks to the guides for all the hospitality !!
Burny
"My Favourite Place on Earth" If you want to relax, and get away from the world, this is where you go. There is no other place on earth that both make you feel like you are in complete solitude when you are surrounded by all the luxuries you need. The facilities are excellent, and the bush experience even better.
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4.7
out of 5 based on
180 reviews
Feb 1, 2023
The person helping me was great
The person who was helping me with the booking, Carien, was exceptionally helpful and she made it very easy to get information and to get my booking sorted. The website was very easy to navigate and receive good information about which spots offer which amenities
Wynand De Villiers
,
ZA
Jan 27, 2023
I cant say much but safari is the best…
I cant say much but safari is the best when it comes to book coz they know client are always right and they help me very quicky.God bless u
Phathu Matshintshisa
,
ZA
Jan 11, 2023
Unorgettable trip in South Africa
We have spent 12 days as a family in South Africa with my 3 children and my wife who is in a wheelchair. Thanks to Pascal, Safari.com consultant, we were able to spend an unforgettable moment with a great program while being well accompanied despite our constraints. I recommand particularly the "Monwana game lodge" for a safari in Hoedspruit. It's an amazing place with very nice people and a real family atmosphere. Thank you to the entire Safari.com team for this unforgettable trip.
fabrice dont
,
FR
Nov 26, 2022
We had an amazing first safari…
We had an amazing first safari experience with Safari.com! 💯Thanks to Dolan for the well planning and ensure our itinerary goes smoothly and safely!
CSY
,
ZA
Oct 21, 2022
Superior service, knowledgeable, transparent, amazing can-do attitude
These guys get 10/10. I have booked with them a few times. To Kruger National Park, including both public and private(concession) camps, flights and car hire. Their senior agent, Dolan is exceptional. Nothing is too much trouble. Attention to detail, transparency, and 'can-do' attitude are out of the ordinary. I recently came into contact with Tanya at safari.com as well. It looks like all their agents are similarly well trained. Thank you. I cannot recommend Dolan and his team highly enough.
customer
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AU
Nov 18, 2022
Cape Town miracle
I was in Cape Town, South Africa recently for an athletic competition and had allowed myself a week of personal time to relax and properly conclude the trip, but had not bothered to plan a safari to occupy the time. I was skeptical of the cost and whether I would enjoy the experience, however a couple days into that final week it occurred to me, in a bit of a panic attack, what a waste it would be not to take advantage of this opportunity. I hopped online and started looking at flights to Johannesburg (almost all the safaris in SA start there with an early morning pick up), but it was basically impossible to get a flight early enough and/or to coordinate with the multiple safaris operating in or just outside of Kruger. With no apparent options available to turn my remaining 4 1/2 days into even a 3 day safari I stumbled on the most obvious website one could imagine, Safari.com. I'd completely given up negotiating all the variables on my own but here was a safari travel agent that might be able to help me .. and they were based right out of Cape Town, literally a stones throw from my lodgings. Serendipity, or so i hoped. I immediately sent out an email and crossed my fingers .. for roughly an hour and a half, at which point Dolan from Safari.com responded to me requesting I give him a call so that we could expedite potential arrangements. My in country phone plan wasn't able to make calls, but we arranged for him to call me and not 3 hours after being in the grip of despair Dolan got through to me and far from notifying me of how absurd it was to hold out hope for a literally, last minute safari adventure with barely 4 days available to me, he had already worked out all the details I'd sent and created a preliminary safari trip that would bypass Johannesburg airport for a flight the next morning to a closer, much, much smaller airport where I would be picked up taken, not to a 3 day safari, but a full 4 day safari, then back to the tiny, tiny airport for a return flight to Cape Town with 2 hours to spare for my return leg all the way home. It almost feels like an afterthought, after the minor miracle Dolan was able to conjure up, but the safari itself at Simbavati Lodge was just an absolutely stunning experience. The single "tent" he booked me was as luxurious as any 4 star hotel I've stayed in, the game drives, one every morning, one every evening were more amazing than I could have ever imagined, and the food, 3 meals a day with snacks and an open bar was sublime. I could go on about the wonderful staff, or the wonderful other safari goers you can meet and grab a drink with, or the different animals walking through the open lodge facilities daily .. but I've gone on long enough. I'll simply conclude by saying .. safari, absolutely, yes, do it, it is amazing. And when you do decide, Safari.com will do you right and if you have the pleasure of working with Dolan, do give him my thanks .. the entire experience was the best part of my trip :)
Damian Glennon
,
CA
Nov 12, 2022
A great company
What to say! We planned a South African Safari for 2020 with Safari.com. We researched companies and took a chance on one we had never heard of before. Henry Franklin was our agent, we gave him our budget and wish list. He came up with a wonderful looking trip and we made our choices! Then came Covid, preventing us from going. We couldn’t have been in better hands. Henry rebooked everything for the next year. He kept us updated on how things looked there. When in 2021, we decided it still looked iffy, he rebooked us a second time for 2022. We couldn’t have been happier with the service we had in a rough time for all. We had a wonderful experience on our trip when we finally got to go!! Henry had everything so well organized and gave us a detailed list of what transfer companies would be meeting us and when. When Airlink bumped us and put us on standby returning from Victoria Falls, we called the concierge number Henry had given us and Catherine worked hard on this and got us back on our flight. The Safari.com team had our back and we have no regrets. Would definitely use them again. Our lodging was wonderful, saw the big 5 within first 2 drives. Henry definitely knew the territory and did a great job matching what we wanted with where he suggested we go and stay. Thanks Safari.com, Henry and Catherine!
Heather Carlson
,
US
Sep 5, 2022
Trip of a life time
Well where to starter, África always been my number one dream vacation, I found safari.com didn’t know anything about, but pascal made me feel very confident.pascal put my whole trip together (everything I wanted) a trip of a life time. Had the best time in Africa, was everything that I except and a little more. Pascal is the best and I will go back to Africa and will go through safari.com that I recommend and is 💯 legit.thank you for everything pascal, you rock!!!
Tricia moyses
,
US
Sep 5, 2022
For a second time I booked a safari in…
For a second time I booked a safari in South Africa by Safari.com and had the great pleasure to be assisted and followed by Dolan Sequera. I have to say I really appreciate his way to communicate with me by phone and/or WhatsApp/mail, I always got a very quick answer to my questions with solutions and or suggestions which solved the doubts/problems I had. A really very very knowledged and professional person I will surely suggest to friends of my or who ever is plannig to visit South Africa! Thank you very much Dolan
antonio caccia
,
IT
Aug 31, 2022
I've recently interacted with Dolan and…
I've recently interacted with Dolan and hands down he's been the best travel agent that I've every worked with. He was a wealth of experience and knowledge which shows volumes. He took into consideration my budget and my individual needs to tailor make a package with recommendations for my preference,he knows Kruger and Greater Kruger like the back of his hands and I will wholeheartedly recommended his services. He is truly an asset to his institution.
prinolin
,
ZA
Apr 21, 2022
The best company
I have booked several trips with Safari.com and they are the best. They are personal and professional and always pay attention to the details to make your trip special. Casper is the best agent I have worked with. We are looking forward to booking another trip!!
Steven Hopson
,
US
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