Madikwe Lelapa Lodge

Lelapa Lodge is for families, where children of all ages are welcome. 12 Deluxe Suites (including family rooms) are spacious & comfortable, with wood-burning fireplaces, private plunge pools and outdoor showers.

Welcome to our home!

Lelapa literally means ‘family’, and this is exactly how we want you to feel – there is no restriction in terms of age or generation. You can expect warm hospitality, sublime comfort and a compelling charm which will make you want to stay forever.

Each of the 12 Suites is spacious, comfortable and ever respectful of the natural environment beyond. Indoor and outdoor showers, private plunge pool and wood- burning fireplace are just some of the added creature comforts to enhance Mother Nature’s subtle signature.


  • 12 Suites for 24 people
  • Children of all ages welcome
  • Children’s activities and babysitting available
  • Family Rooms available
  • Private plunge pools
  • Communal pool
  • Suitable for disabled travellers (with assistance)
  • Full range of dietary preferences catered for
  • Free Wi-Fi (in public areas)

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  • Safaris conducted twice a day
  • Enjoy the bush on foot
  • Maximum number of guests per vehicle is 8
  • Private safari vehicles available, subject to availability
  • Restrictions apply for children of 5 and younger