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Family owned since 1933, this international award winning private game reserve spans across the world famous Sabi Sand Game Reserve and Kruger National Park. Lion Sands has four lodges; Lion Sands Ivory Lodge & Lion Sands River Lodge (Sabi Sand) and Lion Sands Tinga Lodge & Lion Sands Narina Lodge (Kruger Park). Each has a unique style, but is a reflection of Lion Sands' five-star signature of sophisticated interiors, unique experiences and service excellence.
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We spent 2 nights at the River lodge for our honeymoon and it was one of the best experience we ever had. The room with the private plunge pool was stunning and huge, the common areas are very nice and charming, and the staff is...More
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We've had an amazing stay here, of 4 nights, including our last night in the Chaulkly Tree House. From the moment we arrived at skukuza airport and were collected by the lodge, to sitting in the bar, awaiting our quick lunch before they deliver us...More
We stayed here for 3 nights in November 2018 and was wowed from the moment we were picked up from the Skukuza airport. The Skukuza airport is the cutest airport I have ever seen and was able to see monkeys playing in the trees before...More
My husband and I really had the most amazing experience at the River Lodge. The place is so beautiful and the service outstanding. Absolutely everything went far beyond our expectations, including all the meals and all morning and evening games. Our guide Kelly is awesome...More
On our way from the airport, we first encounter a family of giraffes in the road. That was exciting. Continuing on, we next encounter a herd of elephants with a three-day baby in tow. Wow, what visions to experience even before we went on our...More
Response from kparikh80 | Reviewed this property |
I’ve never been to the Masai Mara so can’t compare. We saw whatever we wanted almost on a daily basis. Lions defiantly daily and leopards we saw once after our guide had been tracking it for a few hours. Because... More
I’ve never been to the Masai Mara so can’t compare. We saw whatever we wanted almost on a daily basis. Lions defiantly daily and leopards we saw once after our guide had been tracking it for a few hours. Because Sabi/Kruger is small enough you aren’t driving for very long before you see a a member of the big 5, unlike other safari locations where you can be driving for half a day.
Response from MORELodgesandHotels | Property representative |
Hi Jessica. January is generally very hot, so light cotton clothing is best. However, bring along a light jacket or sweater for early evening and morning drives. Your luggage weight limit is 20kgs (roughly 44 pounds). We... More
Hi Jessica. January is generally very hot, so light cotton clothing is best. However, bring along a light jacket or sweater for early evening and morning drives. Your luggage weight limit is 20kgs (roughly 44 pounds). We hope you enjoy your stay in Jan!