Morukuru River Lodge

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    • Wifi
    • Free breakfast
    • Bar / lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Game viewing
    • Pool

    Morukuru River Lodge

    Morukuru River House is situated on the banks of the Marico River in a private concession inside the malaria-free Madikwe Game reserve which is located in the North West Province of South Africa. Madikwe spans over 75000 hectares, offering guests a premier safari and wildlife destination. The reserve lies between the Botswana border and the area made famous by the South African writer Herman Charles Bosman called the Groot Marico.

    Morukuru River House Family is entirely centered on guest experience and delighting them. Guest can enjoy game drives, bush walks (children under 16 will have bush walks in a fenced-off secure area), fishing, bird-watching, fun outdoor mini-adventures for junior guests, romantic starlit sleepovers at the double-storey bird hide, creative meal settings and options like bush breakfasts, pizza picnics, candle-lit dinners and memorable barbeques at the riverside.

    Morukuru River House is fully air-conditioned and also offers the option of ceiling fans, guest safes, complimentary Wi-Fi , satellite television, a small library and a selection of DVD’s and CD’s.

    This exclusive-use safari house is a true family haven allowing friends and families an unforgettable escape from reality. Morukuru River House also offers an infinity pool, a boma for bonfire feasts, wraparound decks with romantic nooks and cosy views of the Marico river and an “al fresco” dining garden. The living space consists of a dining room, lounge, double view fire place and a warm inviting “Chef space” (aka as a kitchen) which is open to guests at all times for snacks and drinks at their leisure. Our Morukuru Family chefs love interacting and exchanging magical tips with our guests that love all things culinary!

    A dedicated team of 8-10, lead by the experienced host and guide, will make sure that each aspect of your stay is tailormade.


    • All ages welcome
    • Child friendly
    • Nanny service
    • Private butler
    • Private chef
    • On-site massage therapist
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi


    All guests are encouraged to complete a Wish List. Morukuru staff looks forward to arranging special deliveries according to your personal wishes.


    The Morukuru Family chefs are meticulously trained and can provide a wide array of catering options from traditional, formal and nouvelle cuisine, to utterly relaxed and casual snacks on demand. To compliment meals, guests are able to personally select wines from the cellar. Eat al fresco as much as the beautiful African weather allows and believe that every meal is an occasion. Choose any one of the creative meal settings like bush breakfasts, pizza picnics, candle-lit dinners, and riverside barbeques.


    Morukuru Family is entirely centered on guest experience and making every moment delightful.

    • Game drives
    • Bush walks (children under 16 will have bush walks on non-“Big Five” private property)
    • Coastal safari experience
    • Fishing
    • Birdwatching
    • Romantic starlit sleepovers at the double-storey bird hide for adults
    • Dancers from the nearby Molatedi village


    Morukuru has based its whole ethos around hosting families or groups of close friends. Junior guests are allowed on game drives throughout the Madikwe Game Reserve and are able to enjoy every magical aspect of being out on the savannah. Upon arrival, every child receives a Morukuru Kidz Backpack filled with treasures. Additional kiddie adventures include supervised exploring, baking, swimming, fishing and much more.

    Morukuru River Lodge is part of the Morukuru Family. Also view Morukuru Farm House and Morukuru Owner’s House.

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