Mateya Safari Lodge
Mateya Safari Lodge is a luxurious and intimate lodge in the excellent, malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve. Madikwe is home to the Super 7 – lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant, rhino, cheetah, and wild dog, plus a host of other species and incredible birdlife. The lodge caters for a maximum of 10 guests ensuring exclusivity, privacy and the very highest standards of personal care and attention always.
The lodge is nestled in the rocky outcrop of the Gabbro hills and comprises of dining, lounge, and relaxation areas, with a high elevation and an uninterrupted view of the Reserve. Throughout the main area is an impressive collection of original African art and literature. The suites are arranged in a radial configuration around one of the hills, each with a private, rim-flow pool deck and natural window sala overlooking the waterhole or surrounding plains. Late breakfasts and lunches are served on the Lodge’s main deck while dinner is served in the graceful dining room or on the wooden viewing deck around the fire pit and overlooking the wilderness below. Between your safari activities, either head to the pool or the wellness center with its gym and spa treatments.
- A maximum of 4 guests per game drive
- Luxury property, perfect for couples seeking a romantic safari getaway
- Home to the Super 7 – the Big 5 + cheetah and wild dog
- Private pool suites with savannah or waterhole views
At a glance
- 5 Thatched Suites
- 9 Years +
- Open All Year
- All Inclusive
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Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Guided Walking Safari
Take a journey through Mateya Safari Lodge to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
Call us or inquire online. Share your wish list and we’ll start planning your adventure.
Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!
We routinely go the extra mile to ensure that we not only plan the perfect itinerary but ensure that you're in good hands at every stage of your journey. That's why we are especially proud to maintain an overall client satisfaction rating of 98%.
Honeymoon to South Africa & Seychelles
A trip of a lifetime. The planning truly planned off. We will have these memories forever.Read full review
Solo Trip to South Africa
The overall experience was amazing! Everything was well-coordinated and went according to plan. Great game viewing, great accommodation and the transfers between lodges went according to plan. Was very impressed with the meet and greet team - on arrival they helped me sort out a local sim card wh…Read full review
Honeymoon to South Africa & Mozambique
Overall, our trip was amazing. It was the trip of a lifetime and Haleigh and I both had the time of our lives.Read full review