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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 May 2014

The Lodge is beautiful with fantastic rooms, very large, nicely decorated and with lots of well thought details. The location of the Lodge allows for absolute peace and quiet and great night skies. The food is very good and the service faultless. Israel is a very dedicated and interesting ranger doing also great botanical tours. The price is more than...

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5Thank BigDid
pitt meadows
Reviewed 15 March 2014

This african wilderness experience was unlike anything we have encountered. You each have a 5 star luxury thatched roof hut with everything you could possiblly want. fireplace, flat screen tv, beautiful chaise lounge chairs on the deck, outdoor shower, the bed and linens where exceptional- we felt we were in paradise. We chose to stay 3 nights to be able...

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2Thank Jmacpitt
Isle of Wight, UK
Reviewed 9 March 2014

After about a 14km drive on a gravel road, the second half of which is more appropriate for 4wd, but we took it very slowly and the car survived, you arrive at the lodge. The welcome was lovely and it turned out we were the only guests there for the first of our 3 nights. We were shown to our...

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2Thank Gardengel-IoW
Southam, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2014

When you enter the gates to San Bona game reserve you have a 15 minute drive over gravel tracks to the lodge and the last bit it quite bumpy. On arrival you are welcomed with refreshing towels. From this moment on it only gets better ( and better). There are four lodges, all exquisitely furnished, and the main house. The...

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1Thank howard c
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Absolutely fantastic experience! Wonderful staff and service! Food; wonderful and I'm a fussy eater! Cannot believe how yummy ostrich is; like a tender, sweeter beef. The views from the bungalows are stunning and beautifully appointed! Little touches like the zebra themed door to the bathroom etc...amazing bath! Just simply put; brilliant in every way! Now the drives; beyond spectacular! We...

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1Thank scorpiofi
Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2014

White Lion Lodge is a luxury experience! It is a breath of fresh air as a holiday destination and was a fascinating retreat that provided informative and authentic safari experiences. The setting is absolutely divine and the quality of the accommodation and food was outstanding. We were warmly welcomed when we arrived and settled into our rooms. There is no...

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2Thank Gerri143
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2014

We spent 2 nights at White Lion Lodge with our 4 children and were the only guests which was fabulous. There are 4 rooms and we had 3 of them, and what stunning rooms they are! Our children were gob-smacked when we arrived - not having been on a safari before they were absolutely blown away by the beauty of...

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2Thank kgreenwood
Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Even though I had heared that his lodge is something special I was not at all prepared for the magnificent rooms with a view that equal parts took my breath away and made me want to squeal like a five year old! Apart from this, everyone made us feel welcome and we were fed and wined like at no other...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 January 2014 via mobile

Sensational lodge style rooms with luxurious, modern furnishings guaranteed to exceed your expectations. Wonderful, friendly staff team and fun guides. The cuisine was exceptional - wonderful evening meal on the deck. Game drives are a lot of fun - takes a while to reach the area where most wildlife is but we saw more than we imagined we would including...

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2Thank Flybywirejb
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2013

Had a fabulous 2 night stay at White Lion Lodge earlier in December - wish it could have been longer. The Lodge was positively luxurious, the food & wine good and the staff looked after us very well indeed. It is about 30 mins outside the actual Sanbona Reserve, and then a further drive before getting to the main areas...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The White Lion Lodge is situated on the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve a 3 hours drive from Cape Town. Sanbona is home to free self-sustaining White Lions, the Big Five and the endangered riverine rabbit. The privately owned White Lion Lodge offers luxury accommodation, exceptional personal service and delicious cuisine. The Lodge lies in the southern part of the Reserve and is set along a tranquil, remote river valley offering an ultimate Karoo experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Lion Lodge

Address: on the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, Montagu 8000, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Montagu
Price Range: ₹ 32,676 - ₹ 44,814 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Only 4 lodges all first class.”
 of 5 bubbles KeithRaven, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are similar and near the pool”
 of 5 bubbles derekwrightj, 20 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms had excellent views of the Little Karoo hillside. We would suggest that they are all excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles 773robertf, 24 Nov 2014 | Read review
“There are only four lodges and I assume they are all the same.”
 of 5 bubbles Marshase, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Bring comfy clothes & shoes for the drives; blankets, food, drinks & binoculars already supplied by the lodge!”
 of 5 bubbles scorpiofi, 13 Feb 2014 | Read review
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