A safari holiday to the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve ensures incredible game viewing including the Big 5 of the African bush as well as top luxury accommodation. To help you choose which lodge to stay in during your time in the wilderness area, here is a list of the Top 5 lodges.
Ulusaba Safari Lodge
Offering magnificent tree-house style accommodation with a world renowned wellness spa, the Ulusaba Safari Lodge offers visitors gorgeous luxury accommodation with an added sense of adventure as the wooden tree-house style, thatched Robinson Crusoe rooms are all connected with rope swing bridges.
Situated high on a mountain top, surrounded by the spectacular scenery of the Sabi Sands Big 5 game reserve, Ulusaba offers 11 beautifully appointed air conditioned rooms, all equipped with everything you could possible need during your stay. Some of the rooms even have small private plunge pools outside for you to relax in during the warm summer days after an exciting morning game drive.
While staying at Ulusabayou can look forward to exceptional game viewing within the Big 5 game reserve, delicious gourmet cuisine, and peaceful pampering sessions at the renowned spa and friendly an enthusiastic service from staff that are on call to assist you with your every need.
SabiSabi Little Bush Camp
If you are looking for a riverside safari experience filled with intimate romance, abundant game viewing and delicious gourmet meals all while staying in one of only 6 beautifully appointed thatched suites then SabiSabi Little Bush Camp is the safari lodge for you.
Each secluded suite has a private viewing deck and heated spa bath that overlooks the nearby riverbed providing the ideal setting for your honeymoon or romantic getaway. Sip on a chilled glass of sparkling wine from the comfort of your suite while watching the African game animals saunter down to the water for a drink. Could life get any better?
When you are not relaxing in your contemporary African furnished room or on your private deck you can look forward to incredible encounters with some of Africa’s magnificent wildlife. Embark on a game viewing game drive with your enthusiastic guide and look forward to sightings of Cheetah, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard. Your knowledgeable guide also be able to provide more insight into the animals as you explore the surrounding bush.
SabiSabi Earth Lodge
Travelling can take its toll on the environment especially if you are having to book long-haul flights and drive long distances. The SabiSabi Earth Lodge is therefore the ideal destination if you are looking for an eco-friendly safari getaway. Committed to ecologically sustainable tourism, the SabiSabi Earth Lodge has implemented as many eco-friendly procedures and features as possible while still maintaining a high level of luxury and sophistication.
Day time activities include wonderful game drives through the African bush with your enthusiastic game ranger, learning about the animals you see along the way and gaining insight into the art of tracking the animals and other interesting details about the bush. For those looking for some pampering, the Amani Spa offers wellness treatments to sooth away any remaining stress.
After a day lazing in the shade or cooling down in your private plunge pool you can look forward to an exciting night drive where nocturnal animals come out to forge for food under the stars before returning to the lodge for a sumptuous dinner.
Londolozi Founders Camp
Safari goers looking for a child friendly colonial style safari destination need look no further than Londolozi Founder Camp. Situated in the Sabi Sands private game reserve on the banks of the Sand River, this safari lodge offers a luxurious modern-colonial style experience with activities specially designed around families and children.
7 magnificently appointed chalets, each overlooking the river, are nestled under a canopy of Ebony and Matumi trees providing luxury Relais& Chateau quality accommodation. Children are specially catered for at the Cubs Club and in the Future Rangers Programme where carefully designed entertainment programmes have been put together to keep them entertained while teaching them more about the African bush and their surroundings. While the kids are kept busy, mom and dad can spend time enjoying a massage or trying their hand at clay pigeon shooting or fishing. Londolozi Founder Camp offers something special for each and every member of the family.
Encapsulating all the elements of a perfect safari destination, Dulini Lodge offers romantic candlelight dinners in the middle of the African bush and wonderful wildlife sightings especially of Leopard; that are prolific to the area, all while staying in one of the 6 secluded cottages.
A colonial style lodge with an ‘Out of Africa’ feel to it, each of the accommodation cottages at Dulini Lodge are hidden away from each other in amongst the Ebony grove providing a sense of seclusion and privacy. Spending time on your private viewing deck or cooling down in the plunge pool attached to your cottage will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated.