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Lion Sands Ivory Lodge

5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this place exceeded all our expectations!!! The service was great, the rooms were absolutely awesome with a river view and personal infinity pools and we got to see the big 5 and more. It was like absolute magic, better than we could have ever hoped for!

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Sunset SC
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magnificent accomodations. Fantastic animal sightings. A once in a lifetime experience. Safari trips were well planned and sundowners were terrific. Various dining locations and events were first class.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is incredible! The standard of the villa and the whole resort is exceptional. We watched elephants drinking from the river and a leopard from our pool during the day! Cant recommend it enough!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lion Sands is a great place, i don't want to knock it. I just think we were a bit spoiled in spending 4 days at Londolozi beforehand and thus having a very high bar set for the entire safari experience. First off, the rooms are incredible. Decked out luxury in every way. Huge bedroom encased all in glass, with an... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not normally compelled to write reviews but this experience has to be shared as it moved our family so much. We traveled with our 13 yr old son to Ivory lodge mid October and stayed for 4 nights. The accommodation was beautiful with a fabulous bedroom, lounge and patio including plunge pool, and a view over the river... More

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Wayzata, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exceptional property/over-the-top spectacular views from our room and loved our personal butler and also personal dining assistant "Sully". Our tracker and ranger were the "A+" team. Highly recommend!

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Chappaqua, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed at the lion sands ivory lodge for 4 nights of utter magic. The experience was unforgettable. Both the safari and the accommodations were beyond our expectation. The service and the entire staff could not have been more friendly or have pampered us more. Trip of a lifetime!

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Germany, Einhausen
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We booked this hotel months in advance to our trip. It was hard to find good looking, obviously nice and available lodges. However, 6 weeks prior arrival the hotel decided to cancel our booking due to "an event"! This is ridiculous if you see that a guest has no real alternatives 6 weeks prior arrival. Thanks, Lion Sands, you ruined... More

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Robert-More-CEO-MORE, Owner at Lion Sands Ivory Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Dirk1112, I have contacted our Reservation Manager, Ian Taylor (ian@more.co.za), who advised that he cannot find any record of your inquiry or challenge which you refer to. Please can you send me an email at robert@more.co.za with the details of the problem so I can work it through with management and revert back to you. I am sorry for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We spent 2 weeks in Africa on 3 different safari experiences. Lion Sands Ivory Lodge was our favorite for the combination of great guide, excellent food ,service and stunning accommodations. First and foremost our guide for the 3 days was the incomparable Ferdie Muller. Ferdie is a true professional and so knowledgeable about flora and fauna. He has 22 yrs... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Terrible management. The people that work here are nice but the management stinks. No attention to detail. Find another place to stay. Unfortunately they are superficial because it is a beautiful place.

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RobertatMORE, Owner at Lion Sands Ivory Lodge, responded to this review

Dear JPTravelingJP, your comments are of the most serious in nature and ask if you can email me personally the details of your stay with us so I can work it through with the Management. My brother and I have with blood, sweat and tears built Lion Sands over the past 14 years and it is incredible personal for us... More

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Address: Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Lion Sands Ivory Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Lion Sands Ivory Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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