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Sabi Sand Game Reserve (Shaw's Gate Entrance), Kruger National Park 1240 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very lovely unit in Lion Sands. The room is very safari like with a great balcony to watch elephants and other animals by the river. One night we had to wait to get to our room because some elephants decided to visit! The staff...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everything and everyone at Lion Sands is top notch! The game viewing was also very enjoyable. This was our third stay at Lion Sands, and we loved it yet again.We stayed one night in the Kingston tree house and it was a fun and fantastic...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I start?? Lion Sands River Lodge is absolute luxury! From the moment we arrived to a fresh cool towel and welcome drink we felt truly welcomed even though this is luxury and sophistication at its best this lodge is very relaxed and welcoming....More

Thank d0nnas68
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first experience with Safari. Exciting and made with extreme professionalism by trackers and rangers. The lodge is very beautiful and sits on the edge of a river. The four are excellent and a very good food and wine.

Thank davidpam4810
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have recently returned from a once in a lifetime holiday my partners 60 th birthday.I did a lot of research before choosing Lion Sands & I am so glad I did as this place blew us away. We stayed in the River suite with...More

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Description
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 More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
USD 1,318 - USD 3,423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lion Sands River Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
USD 1,318 - USD 3,423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lion Sands River Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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Traveller (1,060)
Room & Suite (222)
Dining (71)
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Family and Play Areas (3)
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Lillybet999
10 July 2017|
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Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
We were there for four nights in April and only saw one Python whilst out on a game drive. The chances of seeing one at the actual lodges are fairly minimal. In May vegetation is still fairly lush , so this again will... More
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stevejan2015
20 March 2017|
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Response from CiteeGirl | Reviewed this property |
No problem at all! Their plugs adapt.
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luv2cruz41_123
3 March 2017|
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Response from MOREfamily | Property representative |
Skukuza Airport is served by larger planes and no longer the small 2 or 4 seater charter planes. It's a comfortable 50minute flight from Johannesburg with SA Airlink. You can view the planes on their website. The Lion Sands... More
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"There are suites at Lion Sands, so if you want more space, go for a suite. It's a small resort, but has..."
nancy492016
2 days ago
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"Room 19 River Suite very private"
d0nnas68
1 week ago
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"Get to Bungalow 19, (the last in a row and the newest). Astounding privacy."
Joseph077
3 weeks ago
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"The outside shower was a wonderful experience. Nature at its best."
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