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Dulini Leadwood Lodge
Why we like it
- Adjacent to the world renowned Kruger National Park
- Intimate 'big five' sightings - including the elusive leopard
- Only four suites - perfect for families and parties of friends travelling together to have the lodge exclusively
- Off road driving on over 24,700 acres of private game reserve
- Each suite has an outdoor shower and a private plunge pool
- Offering a private bush experience with gracious architecture and interiors
Returning from the night drive to discover champagne in a hanging bucket illuminated by paraffin lamps outside the suite was a lovely surprise and that little extra touch that added to the special ambience of the lodge.
Joanne Swinton's detailed knowledge of South Africa has been invaluable and her enthusiasm to respond to our needs is greatly appreciated.
- FJ, Perthshire
Dulini Leadwood Lodge is a private paradise offering an exclusive bush experience. The four suites are situated in total solitude, none of which overlooking each other.
The construction of the camp means it is perfect for a family or group who which to enjoy a safari together whilst having a quiet and peaceful suite to retire to.
Wildlife at Leadwood Lodge is diverse and plentiful, The Big Five is well represented in the Sabi Sands and other rare animals, such as the cheetah and hyena are often sighted. Various antelope species, from impala, waterbuck and duiker to kudu, bushbuck and nyala can also be seen, as can giraffe and warthog.
Dining is a leisurely meal under the starry lit sky of Africa. Wholesome home cooked food and friendly faces will greet you for an African evening by the blazing fire in the boma.
The expansive suites have private decks with floor to ceiling glass windows to the front which provide fantastic views of the animals venturing to drink at the watering hole. Each suite has their own king size plunge pools located on their private deck, and a free standing bath tub over a heated stone floor, the luxurious suite is complete with a fireside for those cooler evenings in the winter.
Best time to be there
October to May is the best time to visit the Cape. Game viewing is better during the drier months of April to September. The wildflower season is generally from mid August to mid September. The whale watching season runs from June to November.
11 hours 30 minutes/10 hours 30 minutes non-stop
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving or in transit for more than 12 hours from an endemic area.
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