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    Lion Sands Ivory Lodge

    Sabi Sand Game Reserve | (Shaw's Gate Entrance), Kruger National Park 1240, South Africa
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    Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

    We had three nights four days here after four wonderful days at Ulusaba. Didn't think it could get any better but it did. The rooms or rather bungalow suite is set against the backdrop of the river and from our private infinity pool we watched...More

    1  Thank Mawte
    Reviewed 12 August 2015

    The Ivory Lodge was a very private and special place for us to stay as a family. Our guide and tracker, Kenneth and Petro were super knowledgable and with them we experienced a trip of a lifetime. We saw all the Big 5 and more.....More

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    Reviewed 3 August 2015

    This was the most amazing property! I can't imagine staying anywhere else. The staff was extremely kind and attentive. The game viewing was spectacular. We saw every animal imaginable. The Rangers and trackers were great. Really enjoyed the cocktails at sunset on our game drive.

    Thank mom2boysorlando
    Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

    We stayed at this resort in March 2013 for two nights. This hotel is stunning as was our room. I can't remember the name of the room that we stayed in but they are all named after different types of birds! Our room overlooked a...More

    2  Thank sara_2095
    Reviewed 12 July 2015

    My husband and I have stayed at some pretty special places but none matched the wow factor of Ivory Lodge. We felt like VIPs all the time. The rooms are amazing, the service is 5-star plus, the food is exceptional and the game drives are...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
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    Deb2803
    10 December 2016|
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    Response from MOREfamily | Property representative |
    Hello Deb2803 There are hairdryers in each of the rooms. Our dress code is very casual and only a few guests dress for dinner while others stay in the clothes they wore for safari. We recommend light coloured, loose fitting... More
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    "All rooms offer great views of the river, I believe. We were in the Sandpiper room which was spectacular!"
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    "Check Go2Africa.com"
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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..."
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    "The finfoot suite (as I'm sure all the suites) has an incredible view overlooking the Sabie river. Is..."
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