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Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge

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Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Most beautiful place, excellent, spacious and comfortable rooms. Very clean. Lots of staff who were all very friendly and attentive to guests. Wonderful spa. Darroll, great chef, Eric, great waiter. FW and Gavin wonderful team to take you on safari. Wonderful hotel managers. Probably the best hotel experience we ever had.

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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I rate this place right up there....Jacque Smit and his team have excelled! Everything was just perfect and the Safari excursions led by Franna and his trusty guide Candy were full of those memories that will stay with me forever.....

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SabiSabiReserve, Manager at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you! We so appreciate the comments regarding your stay at Earth Lodge and we are delighted that you had a fabulous stay. We will be sure to pass on your comments to Jacques, Franscois, Candy as well as the rest of the Earth Lodge team, and we hope it is not too long before we can welcome you back... More 

London, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You have marvellous rooms with superb facilities, great food and drink, a nice spa with very highly rated massage treatments and of course morning and afternoon game drives. There is only one problem with this place. There isn't enough time to enjoy it all! We found we spent so much time out of the room we hardly had time to... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best that South Africa has to offer in a luxury bush break-away for couples. The staff is fantastic and you can see the Big5 within 2 days. The only downside is that this is too expensive for the normal man on the street and very few people can afford it.

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SabiSabiReserve, Manager at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much Werner for your feedback! We are thrilled you had a wonderful stay at Earth Lodge and so enjoyed the experience. We hope the memories last a lifetime, and would love to welcome you back for another stay in the future. Thank you once again & kind regards More 

Melbourne
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really felt like we left a piece of our hearts behind as we reluctantly left the heaven that is Earth Lodge. Our guide Joe and tracker Richard were amazing - they not only found us the most incredible game, but it was their sense of humour and care that we had the best safari ever, that made it really... More 

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SabiSabiReserve, Manager at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback on your recent stay at Earth Lodge! We are so proud of our passionate team and are delighted that your experience, both on safari and at the Lodge, was so wonderful and that it has created such special memories. We will ensure your feedback is passed on to the whole team, most... More 

Coconut Grove, Fl
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

Astonishingly beautiful!! All natural materials. Walls of your villa are mud/ straw! Bathrooms so inviting, you never want to leave. Wildlife plentiful. The Game guides are so knowledgeable no question goes unanswered. You never miss an animal! Food and wines creative and gourmet. THIS IS HEAVEN!!

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SabiSabiReserve, Manager at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are so pleased that Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge was everything you dreamed it would be, and that you had such a wonderful experience. This is exactly what we love to hear from our guests! We hope to welcome you back in the not too distant future. Thank you... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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50 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

On arrival we're welcomed with cool drinks & a friendly staff. Every afternoon after Safari we're welcomed back by staff & delicious juice, What a wonderful surprise is this luxurious yet comfortable Lodge. Overlooking the Bushveld Earth Lodge has all natural materials & furniture made out of wood rescued from floods in 2000. Thatched roofs, water fountains, stone floorings, mud... More 

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SabiSabiReserve, Manager at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you - we appreciate you taking the time to give us your feedback. We are delighted that your stay at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge was so enjoyable and a trip of a lifetime! We hope the special memories will stay with you always, and we all look forward to welcoming you back to your luxury home in the bush... More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The Earth Lodge is unlike anywhere I have stayed before, nestled in a private game reserve with nothing separating you from the animals! They have done such a good job of giving it an organic feel while keeping it luxurious. The room we stayed in was really spacious (the bath was especially huge) and we had a private plunge pool... More 

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SabiSabiReserve, Manager at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you - we so appreciate your wonderful comments regarding your stay at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge. Your experience and feedback is exactly what our team strives to achieve, and we hope to one day welcome you back to the luxury of Earth Lodge – your home away from home! Thank you & kind regards More 

Bethesda, Maryland
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Arrived from a week of mtgs in Capetown to this amazing property. The 2 safari's a day of course are awesome - you will see the Big 5 and plenty of other action. But what makes the Earth Lodge special is the staff and the actual property itself. From the moment you walk in- everyone knows your name and remembers... More 

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Naples, Florida
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We had read the reviews for the property and had heard directly from several folks who had stayed at Earth Lodge.........nothing prepaired us for the experience we had. The hotel itself is beautiful, it blends so naturally into the area that you wouldn't even know it was there. The animals certainly don't because a heard of elephants literally walked so... More 

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