Morukuru Family Madikwe

South Africa|North West Province|Madikwe Game Reserve
  • Overview
  • Rooms

Overview

Morukuru Family operates in malaria-free areas only, ranging from Big 5 safaris in Madikwe Game Reserve to coastal adventures in De Hoop Nature Reserve and a one-of-a-kind stay in our exclusive-use house & villa in Johannesburg.  Morukuru Family Madikwe welcomes children on our malaria-free safaris. Madikwe Game Reserve located in the North West Province, a mere 4-hour drive or 1-hour light aircraft flight from Johannesburg, is a 75 000-hectare partnership by tourism stakeholders North West Parks and Tourism Board, local communities, and private sector. Madikwe, South Africa’s premier malaria-free Big Five safari destination, is known for its endangered African predators, diverse birdlife, and landscapes.  All our exclusive-use safari houses - Morukuru Owner’s House, Morukuru River House, and Morukuru Farm House include private game drive vehicles. We provide booster seats if required.  A dedicated safari team comprising an experienced guide and tracker will introduce children safely and comfortably to the wonders of their backyard, the African bush.  One-of-a-kind tailored safari experiences await your children at Morukuru Family.  From their ‘Morukuru Kidz’ backpack filled with some fun, useful goodies to a host of child-oriented activities. These include fresh-air activities such as spoor tracking and guided discovery walks. For rainy days various activities will keep boredom at bay.

Rooms

Owner's HouseExclusive Use - Full Board

Each of the 2 bedrooms at Morukuru Owner's House on the banks of the Marico River features an en-suite bathroom with separate bath and shower, as well as a double vanity unit. Morukuru Owner's 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 bush home is a true family haven, allowing friends and families an unforgettable escape from reality. Morukuru Owner's House also offers an infinity pool, a boma for bonfire feasts, wraparound wooden decks with romantic nooks and cosy views of the Marico river. The living space inside consists of a dining room, lounge, double view fire place and a warm inviting “Chef space” (aka 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. Winelovers should not forget to visit the winecellar too!
Includes
VIP Meet & Assist at OR Tambo International Airport - Private and exclusive-use of the houses - Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth) - Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks - Local soft drinks, water, juices, coffee, tea - Local house wines & local spirits - Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff - Private guide & tracker - Private game drive vehicle - Private bush walks (16 years and older) - Sundowner drinks - Picnics - Road transfers within Madikwe Game Reserve - Entrance fee / reserve gate fee - Laundry service and VAT / taxes.
Excludes
Road transfers to/from Madikwe Game Reserve - Flights to/from Madikwe Game Reserve - Massage treatments - Cellar wines (Premium list) - Local dancers - African drummers - Conservation activities - Day trips outside Madikwe Game Reserve and Curio shop purchases.
Property Amenities
  • Kiddies Club
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Secure Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Infants under 2 stay free of charge .Children 2 to 15 years pay rates loaded as per contract and Children 16 years and above are charged the additional adult rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellations 0 to 30 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 31 to 60 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

Peak Season:
Cancellations 0 to 30 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 30 to 60 days prior to arrival 75% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 61 to 90 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.

River HouseExclusive Use - Full Board

Morukuru River House can accommodate a maximum of 6 adults and 4 children under 16. It comprises of three double en-suite bedrooms, each featuring every comfort, including super-king size beds, crackling log fires - Gas fires, cooling and heating A/C, and large tree-shaded private decks. The spacious bathrooms have tubs with bush views and indoor as well as outdoor private showers. The four children can be comfortably accommodated in the separate family room/study with bunk beds, where they have access to recreational facilities such as satellite TV.
Includes
VIP Meet & Assist at OR Tambo International Airport - Private and exclusive-use of the houses - Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth) - Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks - Local soft drinks, water, juices, coffee, tea - Local house wines & local spirits - Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff - Private guide & tracker - Private game drive vehicle - Private bush walks (16 years and older) - Sundowner drinks - Picnics - Road transfers within Madikwe Game Reserve - Entrance fee / reserve gate fee - Laundry service and VAT / taxes.
Excludes
Road transfers to/from Madikwe Game Reserve - Flights to/from Madikwe Game Reserve - Massage treatments - Cellar wines (Premium list) - Local dancers - African drummers - Conservation activities - Day trips outside Madikwe Game Reserve and Curio shop purchases.
Property Amenities
  • Kiddies Club
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Secure Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Infants under 2 stay free of charge .Children 2 to 15 years pay rates loaded as per contract and Children 16 years and above are charged the additional adult rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellations 0 to 30 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 31 to 60 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

Peak Season:
Cancellations 0 to 30 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 30 to 60 days prior to arrival 75% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 61 to 90 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.

Farm HouseExclusive Use - Full Board

The 5 bedrooms – linked to the main area by a covered walkway – are all equally luxurious, because Morukuru Family believes that a family holiday should be special for every family member. Located on the other side of the mountain from the sister houses - Owner's House and River House in the Morukuru Family private concession inside the Madikwe Game Reserve, this modern contemporary 5-bedroom African homestead can accommodate 10 guests and offers the perfect private setting for multigenerational families.
Includes
VIP Meet & Assist at OR Tambo International Airport - Private and exclusive-use of the houses - Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth) - Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks - Local soft drinks, water, juices, coffee, tea - Local house wines & local spirits - Private chef, butler, host and housekeeping staff - Private guide & tracker - Private game drive vehicle - Private bush walks (16 years and older) - Sundowner drinks - Picnics - Road transfers within Madikwe Game Reserve - Entrance fee / reserve gate fee - Laundry service and VAT / taxes.
Excludes
Road transfers to/from Madikwe Game Reserve - Flights to/from Madikwe Game Reserve - Massage treatments - Cellar wines (Premium list) - Local dancers - African drummers - Conservation activities - Day trips outside Madikwe Game Reserve and Curio shop purchases.
Property Amenities
  • Kiddies Club
  • Laundry Services Available
  • Secure Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • WIFI - Free
Child Policy
Infants under 2 stay free of charge .Children 2 to 15 years pay rates loaded as per contract and Children 16 years and above are charged the additional adult rate.
Cancellation Policy
All Seasons:
Cancellations 0 to 30 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 31 to 60 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

Peak Season:
Cancellations 0 to 30 days prior to arrival 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 30 to 60 days prior to arrival 75% cancellation fee.
Cancellations 61 to 90 days prior to arrival 50% cancellation fee.

No-show bookings will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Early departures will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
All cancellation fees are calculated based on total room charge.
Should travel not be possible due to any COVID19 related cause or government restrictions we will allow deferral of travel for 12 months within the corresponding season.