Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge is situated on the Tweedepoort Ridge overlooking the plains and inselbergs. This luxury safari lodge is located in the western section of the Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa. Guests can access Buffalo Ridge either by air or by road. The drive from Johannesburg will take approximately 4 hours. Daily scheduled flights are available from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg to the Madikwe Airstrip.
Drive from Johannesburg to Magaliesburg along the N14 and the R 24.
From Magaliesburg, take the R509 through Derby to Koster (69km).
Turn right in Koster to Swartruggens (34km).
Continue straight through Swartruggens towards Groot Marico and Zeerust. You do not actually pass through the town of Groot Marico.
After entering Zeerust, keep straight on until you see a sign for Gaberone / Madikwe Game Reserve. Turn right there.
Continue on this road through 2 rural villages and past Madikwe Road. Past Takeaways (a store and filling station) and past Nietverdiend (a store, filling station and police station).
Continue on this road past the Abjagterskop Gate for Madikwe Game Reserve on your right, (Thatched entrance with flags etc.) for 7km.
7 km past the Abjagterskop Gate, you will find Wonderboom gate on the right, into the park.
Once inside the park, please follow signs to Buffalo Ridge Safari Lodge.