Room type

Suite (Ivory)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Luxury Room (River Lodge)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests


Get an overview of this hotelAll-inclusive Kruger National Park resort in Skukuza with 2 outdoor swimming pools


Located in Skukuza, this all-inclusive resort is within 9 mi (15 km) of Paul Kruger Statue, Paul Kruger Entrance Gate, and Sabie Sand Game Reserve. Mala Mala Game Reserve and Londolozi Game Reserve are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Resort Features

Along with 2 outdoor pools, this resort 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 the lobby.

Room Amenities

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.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

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

Hotel Amenities

Lion Sands Sabi Sand is an all-inclusive resort. 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 Sabi Sand features 2 outdoor swimming pools and a fitness center. The resort offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This all-inclusive resort also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary valet parking is available on site.

Lion Sands Sabi Sand has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 26 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Minibar 
  • Patio 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast each morning.

Boma Dinner - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Game viewing on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Safari on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Africology Wellness. Services include deep-tissue massages, 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.

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 10 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children under 9 years old are not allowed at this property. All guests 9 or older are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

No pets or service animals allowed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • 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.

Hotel Name

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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Lion Sands Sabi Sand is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2010 Travel + Leisure 500.
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