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New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second stay at the warm & welcoming Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge...& it keeps getting better! Aside from our beautifully appointed suite (extremely spacious with well thought out amenities), the outdoor patio with comfy furniture & private plunge pool - relaxation at its best, unlimited free laundry service - Yes!, exciting morning & evening game drives - never knowing what you're...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sabi Sabi Earth is truly a first class experience. From our greeting upon arrival to our luxurious rooms it was a phenomenal stay. The living quarters (so much more than a suite) were classy, yet comfortable. In addition to the comfortable beds and beautiful bathrooms, they just thought of everything...binoculars, books about Sabi Sabi, the animals and birds. I loved...

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Dallas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here with a group that took up 10 of the 12 suites. We were in #5, but I would suggest requesting one between 7-12 because that side of the lodge tends to see more animals wandering thru their back yards than those of us at the other end - probably because there are more trees. One guy even...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed February 15, 2017

A 5 star rating is insufficient for this experience. 10 stars would be more like it. An incredible experience and this was by far the best vacation of my life. A great resort experience with outstanding staff. From top management to the guides, the trackers, the cleaners, the servers: everyone is very attentive, professional and friendly. The resort is beautifully...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Regardless of what your expectations or prior safari experiences have been, Earth Lodge and Sabi Sabi will surpass them. By FAR. The hotel is remarkable and my room (#1) appeared larger than my 750ft2 apartment. Built into the side of a hill and essentially underground, it offers a level of both opulence and closeness to nature (I viewed a pride...

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Thank you so much for your amazing feedback! We look forward to welcoming you back next year!

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed January 15, 2017

We have been on 12 safari trips and this one was just out of this world . The Earth lodge is amazing in appearance but the service. And hospitality are also outstanding . We had a wonderful guide in. Conrad . Wonderful food and a wine cellar that I have nor seen in 5 star hotels . We will definitely...

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Thank you for your great feedback, and we look forward to welcoming you back!

Westchester, NY
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Great lodge with beautiful accoutrements. Delicious food, good service, great views. The guides were excellent and the safari rides so exciting and fun.m the lodge is modern and exceptionally clean and spacious. We had a wonderful spa afternoon. Our clinicians were professional and kind. The gym could have had an elliptical.

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Thank you for your lovely feedback.

Kandy, Sri Lanka
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

It's a good lodge and build in almost like underground location. Meals are very good and facilities are excellent. Not a good location to see many animals. The lady guide was very knowledgeable and very co- operative.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Spent three nights at the Earth Lodge. Stunning facilities, great people, and gourmet food beyond belief - even high tea snacks were incomparable. The room was simply palatial - no other single word can describe it. Staff are very attentive, efficient, personable, and a pleasure to spend time with. As to the wildlife - it was everywhere - sightings were...

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Thank you so much for your amazing feedback!! We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time with us and we hope to welcome you back one day!

Honolulu
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Picked this as our first safari experience and we were not disappointed. Great service from a knowledgeable and caring staff. Sheldon, our ranger/guide, went the extra mile to help me increase my knowledge of photography. Came away with amazing shots, an appreciation for the awesomeness of nature, and a series of up-close-and-personal encounters with the animal world. Thanks to Sheldon,...

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Thank you Howard for the wonderful feedback, we will pass on your comments to Lodge Management and especially to Sheldon!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sculpted deep into the natural landscape, Earth Lodge takes its cue from nature – textures, colours, light, space all reflecting the lodge’s surrounding bushveld. Thirteen magnificent suites break with traditional safari style to showcase hand-carved furniture sculptures, rich linens and earthy colours. Enormous en-suite bathrooms feature natural stone baths and indoor and outdoor showers; and each suite has a private plunge pool and patio. The lodge has a wine cellar, spa, boma, library and pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge

Address: Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: $1,254 - $1,537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Sabi Sabi Earth Hotel Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve
Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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“From what I can tell, they're all amazing (I believe there are only 13 rooms)”
  • A typical African sunset
 of 5 bubbles sig552017, Feb 7, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms one and two seem to have a great view of the watering hole”
 of 5 bubbles 692sandrad, Jan 15, 2017 | Read review
“Closer to lodge and near hippo pond”
 of 5 bubbles sgilbert24, Dec 30, 2016 | Read review
“About half of the lodges are very close to the gym, the others are a bit more of a walk.”
 of 5 bubbles 735ersiliaa, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful - Earth Lodge is perfect since it's not too big, but not too small (13 rooms).”
 of 5 bubbles Ro_Cic_Brooklyn, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
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