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White Lion Lodge

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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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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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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chiselton, uk.
Reviewed 19 November 2013

Lodge was by far the best that we have stayed in. Food was ok and wine selection excellent. Staff very attentive and friendly. Unfortunately found the trips out on safari too long. To see the big game or any other animals it is at least 1 hour each way, therefore it makes the experience a little too long in comparison...

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Berkshire, UK
Reviewed 14 September 2013

As first time visitors to South Africa, White Lion Lodge was our introduction to the whole safari experience and what an experience it was. The Lodge itself was luxurious and comfortable, the staff were delightful and went out of their way to make our stay memorable. Israel, the ranger, is a gentle soul and his love and deep knowledge of...

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Whitelionlodge, Owner at White Lion Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am delighted that you had such an enjoyable stay with us here at the White Lion Lodge. We are so pleased that you allowed yourself to be exposed to the African wilderness and from what we have gathered it seems like you had the most amazing time when...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 July 2013

This lodge is a perfect place for relaxation, adventure and a lot more. Beautiful setting, tranquil with all modern interior combined with traditional outside look . Exceeded all my expectation ! Clean , neat and very well designed rooms/cottages. Incredible location and setting. Very friendly and efficient staff. The ranger Gerry , very knowledgeable . Highly recommended place in my...

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Whitelionlodge, Owner at White Lion Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for such a detailed and kind review about the stay that you had here with us. I will be sure to pass it on to all the staff members. It is very rewarding to hear we exceeded your expectations and that it was one of the best lodging house experiences that you have ever had. What an accolade?...

Immenstaad, Germany
Reviewed 16 June 2013

We stay two nights there and it was fantastic. The rooms are very comfortable and lovely.enjoy thesilence on the terrace.all people on the lodge gave the best to realize a pleasant stay. Special thanks to israel,our guide. The game drives were very informative. It was a highlight in our holidays.

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Whitelionlodge, Owner at White Lion Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments on Trip Advisor. I am delighted you had such a memorable stay with us. Your opinion counts a lot and is highly motivating for the entire team. Therefore, it is wonderful to read that you relished the atmosphere and service. It makes us very happy that you enjoyed a perfect...

Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 30 May 2013

The logde and the people there are so lovely! Especially the ranger Israel is excellent! He has a great knowledge about the nature and the animals. He loves his job and you can see it as well. The cook cooks delicious and she is also very friendly to the guests. Gerhild places a high value on the guests to be...

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Whitelionlodge, Owner at White Lion Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am thrilled that you felt as though you were in paradise- as that is exactly how we want you to feel. Thank you so much for your kind words and taking the time to share them following your stay with us. It makes us very happy that you had some time to relax and that you appreciated...

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 21 May 2013

If you want to experince true beauty in nature as well as people, this is the place to go. The Lodge is uber magnificent with attention to detail in the finishings with so many extraordinary art pieces and special touches. If a room with a view is what you always wanted, here it is. Lying in bed at dawn or...

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Whitelionlodge, Owner at White Lion Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, This bunch of compliments is just impressing! Thank you very much for your detailed and kind review about the stay you had with us at White Lion Lodge. It is an honour and very rewarding to hear we exceeded your expectations and that you had such a magnificent experience – in all the aspects we offer. Your compliments...

Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 19 May 2013

We spend a fantastic weekend at the lodge and where spoilt the minute we arrived. Every room was decorated with such detail and love, that even only being there for two days allows you to completely wind down, The lunch was served and off we went on a most informative tour on flora of the Karoo. Israel was extremely knowledgeable...

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Whitelionlodge, Owner at White Lion Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review on your stay here at the lodge. I am glad that you had such a wonderful experience here in the tranquillity of the Klein Karoo. It is also pleasing to hear that you enjoyed excellent service and a relaxing atmosphere as well as appreciated the game...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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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: ₹ 30,790 - ₹ 43,857 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Only 4 lodges all first class.”
KeithRaven, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are similar and near the pool”
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.”
773robertf, 24 Nov 2014 | Read review
“There are only four lodges and I assume they are all the same.”
Marshase, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Bring comfy clothes & shoes for the drives; blankets, food, drinks & binoculars already supplied by the lodge!”
scorpiofi, 13 Feb 2014 | Read review
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