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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We stay two nights in River Lodge and three nights in Ivory Lodge. The last is more than twice more expensive but definitely not twice better. The only outstanding were game drives. The ranger Darren and his tracker are the real A-team, highly professional and devoted to the nature. Seems they are fond of the job they are doing! Really...

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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Having booked to initially stay in Narina Lodge, also owned by the same company, we were given an upgrade to Ivory Lodge. Now, I could not compare the two as we never visited Narina, which is on the Kruger side of the Sabi river, but I cannot commend Ivory Lodge enough and would stay here again without hesitation. For those...

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Dubai
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights at Ivory Lodge, Lion Sands, after being upgraded from Narina Lodge, part of the same group. To say that the time we had at Lion Sands was spectacular would be an understatement. The Lodge itself is part of the wider More family group, and arguably the best. Positioned on the southern side of the Sabi River...

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This place is simply amazing. The front desk - staffed by wonderful people (Tammy anticipated nearly everything and immediately took care of everything else). The accommodations - a beautiful vila where you could spend all day watching animals enjoy the river (from your bed, from your plunge pool or deck, or from your living area) while enjoying a fully stocked...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2016

There are no words to accurately describe the quality of Ivory Lodge at Lion Sands. We were greatly impressed with the professionalism and engagement of the staff as well as the conservationism it reflects. Loved every moment of our stay!!

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Our very first Africa safari holiday was made all the more unforgetable with a 3 nights stay in Lion Sand Ivory Lodge! 3 weeks on and I still cannot help but look at photos and marvel at the expansive luxury this lodge offered. The employees of the camp was all about friendliness, smiles and attentiveness to your needs. We were...

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Thank Ian T
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We arrived at Ivory Lodge for the second part of our safari experience having just left a lovely tented camp. We were greeted and shown to our room which was breathtaking. There are two areas (sleeping and sitting) and the decor/design was on point. I do not know where to begin with the accolades-- The staff (Dumay, Abraham, Solly, Torrence,...

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Wentworth Falls, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2015

From the moment we arrived we knew we were in good hands, private meet and greet at the airport and within 3 minutes of driving we saw our first game. On arrival at the resort another warm and friendly greeting, and I was amazed that the dirt driveway was freshly raked for each arriving 4WD - these little touches were...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 December 2015

We cannot say enough about ivory lodge. The staff was amazing. Our game drives were incredible and the experience was life changing. The care for guests is evident from the moment you arrive. Food is great. Knowledge of driver and tracker was beyond impressive. Made us feel very special!!

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Our villa was exquisite with a beautiful deck, rim-flow pool and gorgeous view of the Sabi River. The villa was beyond luxurious, you would never want to leave. Game viewing from your deck, wifi internet, private dining in your villa, complimentary mini bar, coffee delivered to your room each morning, Nespresso coffee machine and much much more. The service was...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Breakfast
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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 

Additional Information about Lion Sands Ivory Lodge

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
Hotel Class:5 star — Lion Sands Ivory Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Lion Sands Ivory Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
Lion Sands Ivory Lodge Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa
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