We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
10/8/2017 10/9/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    White Lion Lodge

    on the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, Montagu 8000, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    10/8/2017 10/9/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    $660
    View Deal
    Traveler (121)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Schoone Oordt Country House
    1,001 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Swellendam
     
    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House
    1,139 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Franschhoek
     
    De Kloof Luxury Estate
    264 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Swellendam
     
    Montagu Country Hotel
    568 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Montagu
     
    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good7%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “white lion” (9 reviews)
    “long drive” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Restaurant
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Schoone Oordt Country House
    1,001 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Swellendam
     
    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House
    1,139 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Franschhoek
     
    De Kloof Luxury Estate
    264 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Swellendam
     
    Montagu Country Hotel
    568 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Montagu
     
    Rooms
    Oct 8Oct 9
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from $660.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Montagu hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "9a9fcfcbd36a4ad2850c217fe7d19e07", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1513834,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[39547601],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":660,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"9a9fcfcbd36a4ad2850c217fe7d19e07","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":660,"lowestMetaPrice":660,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":660,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":660,"lowestMetaPrice":660,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":660,"hotelName":"White Lion Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjlhOWZjZmNiZDM2YTRhZDI4NTBjMjE3ZmU3ZDE5ZTA3IiwiQUlLIjoiMzFhMjA4ZWRlNTU3NDgzYmE5M2I0YWJjMjZmYjc1NjkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "10/08/2017", "checkOut": "10/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "$660", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"39547601":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (91)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 70 reviews

    Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

    Watching baboons from the balcony and drinking a cappuccino. Oryx for dinner. A bath with a view. Safaris with a most fantastic guide. I loved every single moment of my stay in this beautiful place. It was stunning.

    1  Thank Sonja B
    Reviewed April 17, 2017

    White Lion Lodge is a great location for a stay in the wilderness, superb rooms - both accommodation and dining areas, plus a pool. Yes, it is 1 hour + from the area for viewing the big game, but the early morning drive in itself...More

    Thank ADWL71
    Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

    Can't fault the accommodation, it is superb, and the catering was very good but be warned... you may not be welcomed with warm enthusiasm, but with stern rules and regs. Of the two drives included in our 24 hrs stay only one of them was...More

    Thank veraverriding
    Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

    We went to the White Lion Lodge in the Sanbona Nature Reserve just before new year's eve for 3 nights. The lodge sits in the Southern part of the park and hosts 8 guests in total. Expect to have a lot of interaction with the...More

    Thank Alex B
    Reviewed December 11, 2016

    I loved everything about the White Lion Lodge. It's around a four-hour drive from Cape Town, but it's a nice drive with lots of great views and interesting shops and restaurants along the way. Our room (one of four detached buildings) was large and luxurious,...More

    Thank RomanHans1
    Schoone Oordt Country House
    1,001 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Swellendam
     
    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House
    1,139 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Franschhoek
     
    De Kloof Luxury Estate
    264 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Swellendam
     
    Montagu Country Hotel
    568 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Montagu
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $503 - $680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline and Orbitz so you can book your White Lion Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Montagu
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (121)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (85)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    De Kloof Luxury Estate
    264 reviews
    14.49 miles away
     
    Schoone Oordt Country House
    1,001 reviews
    14.34 miles away
     
    Montagu Country Hotel
    568 reviews
    23.07 miles away
     
    Akademie Street Boutique Hotel and Guest House
    1,139 reviews
    80.50 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Diesel & Creme
    428 reviews
    12.74 miles away
    Drostdy Restaurant
    204 reviews
    14.46 miles away
    Mez Karoo Kitchen
    117 reviews
    12.89 miles away
    The Blue Cow
    212 reviews
    13.08 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
    274 reviews
    4.70 miles away
    Hardys Memories of Africa African Art and Curios
    89 reviews
    12.80 miles away
    Drostdy Museum
    336 reviews
    14.42 miles away
    Bontebok National Park
    328 reviews
    17.43 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from White Lion Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Only 4 lodges all first class."
    Read review
    "All rooms are similar and near the pool"
    Read review
    "All the rooms had excellent views of the Little Karoo hillside. We would suggest that they are all excellent."
    Read review
    "There are only four lodges and I assume they are all the same."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing