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Lion Sands Ivory Lodge
Why we like it
- Set on the banks of the Sabie River, a stay at Ivory Lodge ensures the ultimate private safari experience
- There are six ultra-luxurious suites
- Each suite has an en suite bathroom, outdoor and indoor shower, courtyard, lounge with fireplace, wooden viewing deck, patio and private plunge pool complete with air conditioning
- Activities include morning or late afternoon/early evening game drives
- A magnificent luxurious lodge in a prime game viewing area
Make use of the telescope on your private deck, for game views during the day or to get a better look at the African sky in the evenings.
Joanne Swinton's detailed knowledge of South Africa has been invaluable and her enthusiasm to respond to our needs is greatly appreciated.
- FJ, Perthshire
The Lion Sands Ivory Lodge safari experience is a luxurious safari expereince, the suite accommodation are indivdual units giving the feeling of space and privacey. Modern in design and decor each of the suites has breathtaking views over the Sabie River, where you can view game from the luxury of your own private deck.
Leaving the luxury of your suite, accompany a ranger and tracker on a bush walk or view the 'Big Five' from your own private safari vehicle. The vehicles at Ivory Lodge are well designed with individual seats and storage boxes complete with binoculars, wildlife books and beanbags for steadying cameras. Private dining can be arranged in the comfort of your suite or at the indoor or outdoor dining areas. Enjoy a visit to the Lalamuka Health Spa - "Lalamuka" means unwind in Shangaan. Treatments can be offered on the deck of your suite overlooking the Sabie River too. Ivory Lodge is an experience that promises to thrill, to revive the spirit and enliven long-dormant senses.
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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