• Morukuru River House, South Africa

About Morukuru River House, Madikwe Game Reserve

About Morukuru River House, Madikwe Game Reserve

The Morukuru River House is located on the banks of the River Marico in the Madikwe Game Reserve and is a family friendly accommodation, allowing children of all ages to stay. The house itself is completely private and secluded from the nearby Morukuru Owner’s House and the Morukuru Farm House, and also boasts its own infinity pool.

Lodge Details


A luxury private house.


The Morukuru River House is set upon the banks of the Marico River in the Madikwe Game Reserve. 

Accommodation and Facilities

The River House accommodates up to 6 adults and 4 children at one time, with three double en-suite bedrooms available. Each room has a super-king size bed and a beautiful shaded private deck to relax upon. Each bathroom has an indoor and outdoor shower and a bathtub with an indescribable bush view.

For children, the separate family room/study contains bunk beds and offers a TV, PlayStation, computer with internet and a selection of DVDs to ensure they’re always entertained!

The House has its own private game drive vehicle, guide and tracker, to accompany you on your safari adventures.


All meals at Morukuru River House can be served either in the House dining room or on the deck/veranda, in the garden or in the boma – all of which is at the decision of the guest. There is also an option to have your breakfast, lunch or dinner upon a hill in the bush – a wonderful nature adventure!

Guests can choose to join the private chef in the kitchen to assist with the cooking (if they wish!) and can take cooking lessons from the culinary geniuses of the House.


All activities are at the discretion of the guests – there aren’t any fixed schedules to stick by as all experiences are tailor made to ensure each guest lives out the trip they imagined.

Game drives through Madikwe Game Reserve promise a whole host of wildlife, including the Big 5 and the elusive wild dog.

Child Policy

Guests of all ages are welcome.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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