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  • 20 Comfortable Luxury Suites
  • Sabi Sands Game Reserve
  • Exceptional Big Five Viewing
  • Award Winning & Excellent Rated

River Lodge is the soul of the Lion Sands Game Reserve and has been built on the banks of the Sabie River, positioned on a site with trees dating back 800 years. Here you are invited to relax and experience African hospitality at its finest.

The public areas at River Lodge offer guests the following: a private lounge and bar with fireplace, an outdoor safari lounge, 2 swimming pools (heated in winter), wooden viewing decks, a secluded bird hide, a magnificent River Deck built on the river, a conference room, Africology Health Spa & gymnasium, curio shop & both an indoor and open-air (Boma) dining area. The Mack & Madi kids' programme will delight young explorers while the adults get close-up game viewing experiences.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Rated one of the Top 20 Lodges in Africa
  • Idyllic romantic setting
  • Situated between Sabi Sand Game Reserve and Kruger National Park
  • Exceptional wildlife experience
  • Exquisite accommodation with extraordinary views
  • Dedicated Mack & Madi kids' programme

Facilities

General

  • 24-hour Security
  • Bar
  • Eco Friendly
  • Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Library
  • Mobile Connectivity
  • Pool
  • Secure Parking
  • Spa

Rooms

Room type Features Rates
Luxury Room
Luxury Room
Luxury Room

Available: 8 Rooms

Unit Sleeps: 2 adults

Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony / Deck
  • Complementary Wi-Fi
  • Dressing Gowns
  • En-Suite
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Outside Shower
  • Safe
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Lounge Areas
  • More

    FROM $834

    TO $1737

    Per person per night sharing

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    Superior Luxury Room
    Superior Luxury Room
    Superior Luxury Room

    Available: 6 Rooms

    Unit Sleeps: 2 adults

    Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony / Deck
  • Complementary Wi-Fi
  • Dressing Gowns
  • En-Suite
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Outside Shower
  • Tea / Coffee
  • More

    FROM $917

    TO $1910

    Per person per night sharing

    Enquire Now What's Included
    River Suite
    River Suite
    River Suite

    Available: 4 Suites

    Unit Sleeps: 2 adults

    Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony / Deck
  • Complementary Wi-Fi
  • Dressing Gowns
  • En-Suite
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Outside Shower
  • Tea / Coffee
  • More

    FROM $1042

    TO $2171

    Per person per night sharing

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    Activities

    For the ultimate experience in safari activities, Lion Sands River Lodge is the right place to visit. Go on safari adventure during the morning and late afternoon game drives guided by experienced rangers and trackers. The chances of seeing the Big Five are nowhere better than in the Sabi Sands. The time in between safari activities can be used for a range of other activities: relax at the pool, read a book on your own viewing deck or get yourself pampered at the Lalamuka Spa.

    • Game drives and bush walks
    • Hippo tours
    • Stargazing sessions
    • Game Walks
    • River tours
    • Safaris lunches
    • Wildlife lectures
    • Bush dinners

    Rates

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    Rate Conditions
    • Special rates are valid for private bookings, for a stay between 1 September 2020 - 28 February 2021.
    What's Included
    • Normal inclusions.
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    What's Included
    • Normal Lion Sands Ivory Lodge Inclusions
    Dates Rate
    04 Jan 2020 – 19 Dec 2020 From R13305 Per person sharing

    Low Season

    Dates Room Type Board Basis Rate
    01 Dec 2020 - 19 Dec 2020 Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $834
    Person per night single From $1251
    01 Dec 2020 - 19 Dec 2020 Superior Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $917
    Person per night single From $1375
    01 Dec 2020 - 19 Dec 2020 River Suite Per person per night sharing From $1042
    Person per night single From $1563
    04 Jan 2021 - 30 Apr 2021 Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $1001
    Person per night single From $1501
    04 Jan 2021 - 30 Apr 2021 Superior Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $1100
    Person per night single From $1650
    04 Jan 2021 - 30 Apr 2021 River Suite Per person per night sharing From $1250
    Person per night single From $1875

    High Season

    Dates Room Type Board Basis Rate
    04 Jan 2020 - 30 Nov 2020 Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $927
    Per person per night single From $1390
    04 Jan 2020 - 30 Nov 2020 Superior Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $1019
    Per person per night single From $1528
    04 Jan 2020 - 30 Nov 2020 River Suite Per person per night sharing From $1158
    Per person per night single From $1736
    20 Dec 2020 - 03 Jan 2021 Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $1158
    Per person per night single From $1737
    20 Dec 2020 - 03 Jan 2021 Superior Luxury Room Per person per night sharing From $1273
    Per person per night single From $1910
    20 Dec 2020 - 03 Jan 2021 River Suite Per person per night sharing From $1447
    Per person per night single From $2171

    INCLUDED IN THE RATES

    The all­-inclusive rate per person per night includes:

    • Luxurious accommodation
    • Alll meals teas & coffees, minibar in room, inclusive drinks and selected snacks (all soft drinks, and selection of beers, spirits and house wine)
    • Bush breakfasts, picnic lunches and bush dinners
    • Two game drives daily with an accredited field guide and tracker
    • Game drive refreshments & snacks
    • Guided bush walks
    • Hippo Experience
    • Stargazing
    • Wildlife lectures
    • Community visits (excluding weekends, school holidays and public holidays)
    • Mack & Madi kids' programme
    • Return transfers between Skukuza Airport and the lodge
    From $834 per person sharing
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