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Lion Sands Ivory Lodge

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Beginning with the accommodations - one word - beautiful! You walk thru heavy double doors to a very large deck area that divides your bedroom and bath from your living room. All furnished in contemporary style, it us pleasing to the eye and quite comfortable. The deck area has two wonderfully comfortable chaise lounges, and a seating area much like...

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1Thank Sandy C
Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 December 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Ivory Lodge for three nights in March. We can't speak highly enough of both the facilities, the quality of the staff as well as the safari experience. The accommodations were great. Our villa had a separate bed room and living areas with an outdoor space in between that included our own pool. The...

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2Thank SwissScrivs
Royal Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 15 December 2014

The Ivory lodge is WOW! The private rooms are beautiful with a private pool, outdoor lounge area and outdoor shower option. I could have stayed there forever! The rooms were very clean and provided everything we needed and more. The only complaint I have about the ivory lodge is the Treehouse experience. We booked to stay in the Kingston treehouse...

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4Thank teambanks2014
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 8 December 2014

The other reviews say it all - beautifully designed rooms with every amenity overlooking the river, with infinity pool. A few days right there would be enough but then add in two game drives where we saw the big five and more, three wonderful meals, drinks whenever and wherever, and lucky enough to have four great drive companions with two...

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1Thank Jeanette B
Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2014

My wife and I stayed here after visiting Narina Lodge in the same ownership. Ivory Lodge was stunning with only 6 suites and a few days of absolute pampering and professional service. Having arrived early afternoon and telling our Field Ranger that we had seen the 'big 5' on our Narina Lodge visit, he pulled out the stops and gave...

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1Thank Paul S
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

this place exceeded all our expectations!!! The service was great, the rooms were absolutely awesome with a river view and personal infinity pools and we got to see the big 5 and more. It was like absolute magic, better than we could have ever hoped for!

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Birmingham
Reviewed 28 October 2014

This place is incredible! The standard of the villa and the whole resort is exceptional. We watched elephants drinking from the river and a leopard from our pool during the day! Cant recommend it enough!

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nyc
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Lion Sands is a great place, i don't want to knock it. I just think we were a bit spoiled in spending 4 days at Londolozi beforehand and thus having a very high bar set for the entire safari experience. First off, the rooms are incredible. Decked out luxury in every way. Huge bedroom encased all in glass, with an...

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4Thank AlanB_Usa
Reviewed 25 October 2014 via mobile

I am not normally compelled to write reviews but this experience has to be shared as it moved our family so much. We traveled with our 13 yr old son to Ivory lodge mid October and stayed for 4 nights. The accommodation was beautiful with a fabulous bedroom, lounge and patio including plunge pool, and a view over the river...

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1Thank Cgmrose31
Wayzata, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Exceptional property/over-the-top spectacular views from our room and loved our personal butler and also personal dining assistant "Sully". Our tracker and ranger were the "A+" team. Highly recommend!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

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Address: Sabi Sand Game Reserve | (Shaw's Gate Entrance), Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Kruger National Park > Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Price Range: $2,246 - $4,872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lion Sands Ivory Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“There are 8 singles and one double #9, west of the main lodge with 30m between them for privacy. Suggest #2-4 are the best.”
  • Unit 8
  • Deck and pool.
  • Plunge Pool
HaroldandSusan, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The finfoot suite (as I'm sure all the suites) has an incredible view overlooking the Sabie river. Is spacious and decorated impeccably. There is a private plunge pool where you can watch hippos and other animals coming by for a drink in the heat of the day (between game drives). ”
ifraimi, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any room / villa is well-situated and private.”
bgettenberg, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the Sabi river so you can watch the hippos”
190stevel, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Each suite overlooks the river - beautiful, private, serene.”
779NateB, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
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