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Lion Sands River Lodge

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Sabi Sand Game Reserve | (Shaw's Gate Entrance), Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Super service and greeting . breathtaking rooms with fantastic housekeeping . The food was made to our needs ( we had a few vegetarians in the group) every need and want was looked after and made very personal. The safari experience was fantastic , our ranger and safari guide were very friendly and extremely knowledgeable . We even saw the... More 

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had an incredible stay at Lion Sands River Lodge. It was our first safari, and we loved the game drives. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable, and we really enjoyed learning from him. He went out of his way to make sure we saw everything we wanted to see, including taking us on a walk to see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three nights , five game drives at this resort and it was just great, our guide Landon, tracker Patrick, worked so hard to make this a totally memorable safari experience, bedrooms were great, food delicious and the game drives were just such great fun , I would do it all again in a heartbeat

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights and throughly enjoyed every aspect. Ranger Neil and Tracker Norman did not disappoint our group. They were both superb and took great care of all our needs. We were fortunate to spend one night in the Kingston Treehouse and it was spectacular! They prepared a feast for our dinner, and needless to say we did not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a wonderful few days at Lion Sands River Lodge, truly is a life changing experience. From our Guide Neil and tracker Albert who made our Safari so exciting, they put in so much effort to ensure we saw as many animals as possible. The hotel is beautiful, room and decking area lovely design, overlooks the river so... More 

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Betchworth, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent my 50th birthday surrounded by the best husband & friends in one of the most amazing places on earth! The Lion Sands experience is everything you would imagine from a 5 star, middle of the bush, luxury lodge. The staff took such great care of us, from Israel (our butler) to Bianca (our field guide) to Ranious (our... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the minute we arrived, in scorching heat and blazing sun, until the last drive in the rain, we couldn't have asked for more. The setting is perfect, the staff attentive, food tasty and a great selection of drinks all included. Our guide, Bianca, was informative, enthusiastic, loved her job and made the trip for us. She was as captivated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was outstanding - best game drive Team with Anthony and Juice. Best Service with Abraham and great food made by Silence. Our daughter left her heart there, and for sure we will come back . Anthony and Juice grew in our hearts . We will ask for the same team when we come back! 😊 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lodging was extremely nice - we were in room 21 and I believe that some of the rooms have different amenities. This one had a full deck, outdoor shower, separated bathroom suite and a nice bedroom set up. Laundry is not included in the rates nor are the snacks and beverages in the room - the second resort in which... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with another couple. The location is beautiful. The food memorable. The safari wonderful. The lodges are immaculate and the attention to detail was second to none. We were treated royally throughout our stay. An outstanding experience from start to finish.

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