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Lion Sands Ivory Lodge

Sabi Sand Game Reserve | (Shaw's Gate Entrance), Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I yesterday received a quote for a 3 night trip to the Ivory Lodge. I asked if it would be possible to hold it, and the reservation consultant from the lodge, Ashley Qwabe said this morning he puts the reservation on hold for two days during which I should do a payment. Now I wanted to formalize the payment, so... More 

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Winter Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our last stop on my dream vacation to South Africa for my 40th birtday. We had high expectations after visiting Singita Boulders...Ivory Lodge did not disappoint! The customer service and attention to detail at this sophisticated safari camp is truly special. Tammy and her team at Ivory Lodge rolled out the red carpet. We loved the stylish décor,... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Luxurious and exquisite lodge and rooms; outstanding staff and service; and a safari experience that will never be forgotten! The rooms at the the Ivory Lodge will defy your expectations! I have stayed in a lot of nice rooms around the world, but few can stack up to the overall experience of this accommodation. Each "cottage" has its own large... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit to Lion Sands - Ivory Lodge was nothing short of an amazing vacation. We were in awe about our room and how accommodating the entire staff was during our stay. From our first greeting by Tammy and Patricia, to Solly and the team, and of course our guide and tracker - Landon and Eddy, we had the perfect... More 

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playa del rey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the most beautiful lodge we have ever stayed in. And, we have been to many First Class facilities in Botswana and So. Africa. The service, food, and game viewing were spectacular. I would not go anywhere else in Kruger after this trip. We are already planning our next trip to the Ivory lodge. Ask for Dumay as your... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Absolutely Superior! Lodge, service, hospitality, wildlife viewing and overall experience was all exceptional and certainly creating lifetime memories. Rangers were very knowledgeable and quickly found all "big five" animals. Lodge cuisine was delicious. Staff were anticipatory at all times and went out of their way to ensure we were not only comfortable but were well-pampered too. Couldn't believe all the... More 

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Helmsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

What a beautiful place full of amazing beasts! We've just had the most incredible stay here at this wonderful gem of a place. We've fallen in love with the place, the people, the animals. It's been an incredible holiday here. Warmly welcomed on arrival by the beautiful Tammy, shown to our beautiful villa where you're wanting for nothing & introduced... More 

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woking
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

A wonderful and memorable stay from the moment we arrived to the moment we were collected once again 3 days later. The service was exemplary and the staff never less than friendly and engaging. The suite was superbly decorated and very comfortable with all the facilities one could wish for, for a truly luxurious experience. Our ranger and tracker were... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

“We just experienced a wonderful week in the Ivory Lodge of Lion Sands. Five Star !! The ranger and tracker were excellent and the animal viewing greatly exceeded our expectations. This is our second visit to Lion Sands and we would not consider going anywhere else. The people are simply outstanding and the service beyond comprehension. The family that owns... More 

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sanctuary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

my wife and I visited ivory lodge, staying five nights, in january 2015. It was part of a four week , mainly safari holiday, based in south africa. It was our third trip to south africa and our second stay at ivory lodge. The accommodation is the best of any lodge we have stayed at in south africa , and... More 

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