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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited 3 camps two years ago, and while each was great, Ebony Lodge stood above the others. In fact we are returning to Africa in a couple of weeks (Oct. 2016) for 3 more weeks of Safari and sightseeing, the one camp we are returning to is Ebony Lodge. Words cannot express a trip to the wilds of Africa,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Where do I begin? Singita Ebony Lodge is spectacular in every way. We were greeted at the airstrip with a refreshing drink and warm smiles by our guide (Johan) and our tracker (Vusi). The greeting at the lodge was equally pleasant with introductions and a refreshing drink by the very friendly Robyn and the guest services staff followed by a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful lodge over looking Sabi sands. The " rooms" are huge. The private plunge pool was a hit. Food was outstanding. Service was top notch. Game drives were very good. Singita does a wonderful job and I can't recommend this lodge enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I stay at two Singita resorts on honeymoon - Ebony and Sweni. The experience was unbelievable. The guides and trackers are professional and dedicated to making sure every guest has exactly the experience they desire. Despite having a mix of veteran safari go-ers and first timers they managed to make sure everyone saw exactly what they were most keen to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We have gone on Safaris in South Africa and beyond for the last 3 years in a row. Unquestionably, Singita Ebony Lodge is #1 for us and it was unanimous as #1 with all of our family. The Lodge was 5+ stars, including a very warm plunge pool (other lodges only have cold ones) right outside your room with views... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Everything that fellow reviewers said is true---this place is magical! Superior accommodations, superior service, knowledgeable staff, and a perfect location mean that your safari experience will exceed your expectations. Although this is not an inexpensive trip, it is worth the money to be in a lodge that is so outstanding. Love this place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Singita is an unbelievable experience. My husband and I went in March 2016 for our honeymoon. We flew into the camp on a small airplane, our guide and tracker picked us up from the tarmac and took us straight to the lodge. The lodge is gorgeous, with an open area bar and dining overlooking the river and bush. The food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Although we stayed a couple of years ago I've been wanting to review it, we travelled to both Singita Ebony and Lebombo lodges for a Safari holiday and blown away by the service, people and the beauty of South Africa. Singita is singled out as one of the best and luxurious safari brands and it's worth every single penny that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Singita Ebony was the second stop on our safari adventure and it was simply amazing; lived up to its reputation and reviews and then some! The staff are extraordinary, food magnificent, luxurious accommodation absolutely first class and service, impeccable! We were warmly greeted off the plane by our guide, Josh and tracker, Peter and they were a great team tracking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Each time we come here the experience gets better and better. The luxury is unquestioned, but what really gets you is the charm, grace and soul of this place. You instantly feel warm, comfortably and happy. Rooms look over the river which is a buzz of wildlife activity. Nothing like lying in a bath watching elephants and hippos interact. The... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As the original Singita lodge, Ebony stands steadfast amongst enormous trees on the banks of the Sand River in the heart of South Africa's 'big cat country.' The lodge takes safari design and style to a new level with a fresh and contemporary interpretation of the classic safari lodge, combining tented camp and bush lodge style. Guests are immersed in nature with huge open spaces and interiors inspired by a combination of local tribal culture and the animal kingdom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Singita Ebony Lodge

Address: Kruger National Park 1242, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: $2,886 - $3,932 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Singita Ebony Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Singita Ebony Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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