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Lion Sands River Lodge

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.8 / 5Exceptional
20 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Airport
    Mala Mala (AAM)
    48 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Paul Kruger Statue
    91 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Paul Kruger Entrance Gate
    92 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Skukuza Golf Course
    116 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Suite (River Suite)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Luxury Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Luxury Room (River Lodge)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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About this area

Kruger National Park

Lion Sands River Lodge is located in Kruger National Park. Sabi Sands Game Reserve and Mala Mala Game Reserve are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Mala Mala Game Reserve - 35 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Londolozi Game Reserve - 36 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Paul Kruger Statue - 91 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Paul Kruger Entrance Gate - 92 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Skukuza Golf Course - 116 min drive

Getting around

  • Skukuza (SZK) - 122 min drive

Restaurants

  • Boma Dinner – Buffet restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About this property

Lion Sands River Lodge

5-star all-inclusive property, walk to Sabi Sands Game Reserve
Along with 2 outdoor pools, this property has a full-service spa and a restaurant. Free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 26 individually furnished rooms feature 24-hour room service and minibars. Thoughtful touches include bathrobes and slippers, and guests will also find patios and premium bedding.
Lion Sands River Lodge offers 26 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to patios. These individually furnished accommodations include desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and minibars. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Lion Sands River Lodge is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.
Lion Sands River Lodge features 2 outdoor swimming pools and a fitness center. The property offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.
This all-inclusive property also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.
Lion Sands River Lodge has designated areas for smoking.
Guests can experience the thrill of a safari, and take advantage of a fitness center. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the property's full-service spa, Africology Wellness. Services include deep-tissue massages, facials, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.
Guests under 10 years old are not allowed in the spa.

All inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children 9 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 9 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Property payment types

Diners Club
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: ZAR 40.00 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 9 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Property is also known as

  • Lion River Lodge
  • Lion Sands Lodge
  • Lion Sands River
  • Lion Sands River Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand All-inclusive property Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands River Lodge Kruger National Park
  • River Lodge Lion Sands
  • Lion Sands River Lodge South Africa/Sabi Sand Game Reserve
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand Resort
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand
  • Lion Sands River Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve
  • Lion Sands River All Inclusive
  • Lion Sands Tinga Lodge Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands Tinga
  • Lion Sands Tinga Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands River Lodge Kruger National Park
  • All-inclusive property Lion Sands Tinga Lodge
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand
  • Lion Sands River Lodge
  • All-inclusive property Lion Sands Tinga Lodge
  • Lion Sands Tinga Lodge Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands Tinga Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands Tinga
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand
  • Lion Sands River Lodge
  • All Inclusive Lion Sands Tinga
  • Lion Sands River Lodge All-inclusive property
  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand
  • Lion Sands Tinga Lodge
  • Lion Sands River All Inclusive
  • Lion Sands River Lodge Kruger National Park
  • Lion Sands River Lodge All-inclusive property

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Dial-up Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast available daily
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Game/wildlife drives
  • Game/wildlife viewing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Safari

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Desk
  • Individually furnished
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Golfing

Where to eat

  • Boma Dinner – Buffet restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
4.8

Exceptional

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4.8
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
5.0
Amenities
4.9
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

The Place to Stay for Safari!

Incredible! This is the place to stay when going on safari. My wife loved the spa and the staff really pampers you!

Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Amazing place with super friendly staff and guests.

Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very friendly staff and top notch room quality. Wildlife wonders right up to your porch!

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Amazing, special place. One of my favorite spots in the world.

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2019

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