Tuningi Safari Lodge is set in the heart of the world-renowned Madikwe Game Reserve, a 75 000-hectare malaria-free Big Five game reserve bordering Botswana. Understated elegance greets visitors to this private and exclusive Lodge where a warm friendly welcome sets the scene. The main lodge is spacious and luxurious with a rim-flow pool overlooking a waterhole, and a tent set up in the garden for children to play in. Rise early to be guided by your knowledgeable ranger in an open game vehicle in search of the Big Five. Lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard are sighted frequently, as well as the rare black rhino and wild dog, for which the reserve is renowned.
ROOMS & SUITES
Walkways lead to the four Luxury and two Family Suites, providing peace and privacy. The air-conditioned suites are spacious and stylish, each with fine percale linen, bathroom, fireplace, private deck and alfresco shower. Each beautifully appointed spacious bedroom, with a comfortable lounge area, and a private wrap around wooden deck on each of the suites offers the perfect place to relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of the bush. The two Family rooms with two en suite bedrooms and adjoining living areas are perfect for families looking for extra space. Little Tuningi sleeps 6 and can be booked exclusively; offering a private boma, dining room, pool and vehicle, and is ideal for families, intimate groups or VIP’s in search of complete privacy.
LEISURE & ACTIVITIES
Lion, elephant, buffalo, white and black rhino, leopard and the rare and endangered wild dog are just some of the unique sightings that may await you. Tuningi’s game rangers are highly qualified and have sound knowledge of the fauna and flora within the Madikwe Game Reserve and pass on this knowledge and passion to guests during their game drives and walking safaris. Tuningi is family friendly and will enthusiastically introduce your children to the wonders of the wild, with careful regard for their safety.
Children under 6 years of age are unable to participate in game-drives (shorter kiddies game drives can be arrange after breakfast). By law children under 16 and adults over 60 years cannot participate in these walks.