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The Hide

Rock Fig Lodge has a unique ground level hide overlooking a 20 000 litre watering hole. The hide is visited by a range of wildlife from the smallest klipspringer to the largest of elephants. 

The low angle of the hide gives photographers the ideal position for take unique wildlife shots. 

The hide gives you the opportunity to watch wildlife from ground level, with the animals unaware that you are there. 

The hide is exclusively available to guests at Rock Fig Lodge at all times. The red LED interior lights make this a perfect setting for late night game viewing with you being completely invisible to the animals.

We have a choice of 2 lighting options for the water hole either a soft red or a white light.

The comfortable seating ensures that you stay as long as you want, waiting for that elusive leopard to walk by.

The Deck

Residents at Ingwe Villa has access to their own private viewing deck.

A range of wildlife visit this water hole on a regular basis. It is well illuminated by a flood light for night time viewing.

The deck is furnished with comfortable easy chairs and couches for a picture perfect sunset.

The Game

We offer 2 game drives a day. The game drives are conducted by experienced game rangers.

Madikwe is located in the transition zone between the wet eastern and dry western side of South Africa . This is unique in that Springbok and Impala can be viewed in the same reserve as well as the Brown and Spotted hyena.

Other game to be on the lookout for is lion, cheetah and leopard. The white and black rhino can be spotted in Madikwe as well as the African hunting dog or more commonly known as Wild dog.