River Lodge offers a connection-rich safari with 18 rooms and social areas like the outdoor firepit, veranda and bar area to gather and catch up on the day. The lodge has a chic design interpretation of the traditional safari lodge with contemporary décor and limited walls that create a flow between interior and exterior with a sense of brightness and space. Wooden walkways connect the main lodge to a spa, a gym and pool. There are eight Luxury Rooms, six Superior Luxury Rooms (two sets with interleading rooms), and four River Suites our most spacious and private. Each of the River Suites has a private plunge pool, with one of the River Suites ideally suited for families with two bedrooms. All our Rooms and Suites are set along the path revealing splendid river views. Kosher catering is available. Browse the MORE Gallery and turn wildlife photographs into artful souvenirs in the Creative Lab.
Million-star Chalkley and Kingston Treehouses are the ultimate bush bedrooms. Here romantics, adventurers, and solitude seekers alike can discover the magic of a night out in Africa – in complete luxury. Each of the Treehouses are unique in character. Chalkley Treehouse, the original adventure, has panoramic views of the open plains, and Kingston Treehouse is the ultimate luxury escape with a view over the treetops. All our treehouses have bathroom facilities with hot running water. The Treehouse Experience is booked additionally in conjunction with accommodation at the lodge, with the room available for returning to at any point.
Lion Sands conserves 12 400ha (30 600ac) of a habitat that is home to the highest and most diverse concentration of wildlife in the southern
hemisphere offering exceptional game-viewing opportunities. Natural animal populations include the Big Five, along with a supporting cast of 137 mammal species and over 450 varieties of bird, and the reserve is renowned for the quality of its leopard viewing. Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives with our highly qualified field guides and trackers. Bush dinners and boma dinners will have you dining under the African