Situated in the Djuma Private Game Reserve, this stunning safari lodge offers modern luxury with a touch of traditional African decor, providing a truly unique experience. The lodge consists of five luxury kayas that come lavishly decorated and equipped with everything needed to ensure comfort. Each kaya has a private deck where you can view animals gathering around the waterhole.
Sabi Sands is a private game reserve that border the Kruger National Park.
While it may share Kruger’s border, Sabi Sands is unfenced, meaning that many of Kruger’s wild residents often traverse into the reserve, offering even more Big 5 sightings to guests. What’s more is that Sabi Sands North is home to a number of private game reserves and safari lodges, each one offering their own unique take on bush luxury and safari thrills.
Sabi Sands North offers its guests some of the reserve’s more affordable lodges, but this does not mean that these accommodations are any less luxurious than their counterparts in the south. Whether you choose to enjoy a cocktail while looking out over the waterhole at Arathusa Safari Lodge, or relaxing in one of the Moroccan-style suites at Simbambili Game Lodge, the accommodation in Sabi Sands North will more than satisfy. A world of impeccable service, comfortable beds and sumptuous cuisine to suit all tastes await guests wherever they may stay. There are even self-catering accommodations available. The Djuma Galago Camp allows its guests to not only choose their menu but also their safari itinerary. There really is no better way to experience the African bush than at your own pace.
Families visiting Sabi Sands North can enjoy a range of itineraries, whether their children are old enough to go on a game drive or not. Lodges like Elephant Plains offer a children’s programme that will keep little ones busy for hours with activities like painting, beading, building ant farms and mini-bushwalks. There are also children’s menus available.
Wherever you choose to stay in the north of Sabi Sands North, you can be rest assured that your wildlife experience will be nothing less than stellar. Each lodge has its own staff of experienced game rangers and trackers who are only too happy to share their vast knowledge of the bush with guests, be it on a game drive or bush walk. Not only is the reserve home to the Big 5, but other species like cheetah, hippo, giraffe, hyena and wildebeest can also be frequently spotted. There is also a vast avian population of over 350 different species for bird-watching enthusiasts to feast their eyes upon.
Sabi Sands North offers its guests an unforgettable experience. Relaxation and excitement both come together under the African sun within the reserve’s borders. The only question that remains is where you will stay during your time in Sabi Sands. Its northern sector offers some of South Africa’s best safari accommodations – browse through them and see which one takes your fancy. Be sure to contact one of our travel experts should you have any more questions!
This beautiful self-catering safari lodge is the perfect family accommodation and will suit anyone’s budget! The camp is flexible, allowing guests to draw up their own itinerary that is perfectly suited to their needs and schedule. The lodge consists of luxury chalets that are spacious and comfortable. Game drives are offered where guests get the opportunity to view remarkable animals including the Big 5.
Nkorho Bush Lodge is a premium safari lodge in the Northern part of the Sabi Sands Reserve and offers unbelievable natural sights and luxury lodging that ensures a quality safari getaway. Accommodation consists of thatched chalets that are both rustic and elegant with luxurious furniture and a comfortable design. Activities offered include game drives, nature walks, as well as photographic safaris.
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This stunning safari lodge is extremely popular and offers stunning lodging as well as remarkable big game sights including frequent sights of the usually elusive leopard. The lodge consists of 9 luxury rooms that overlook the waterhole and are bright, open and inviting. Rooms come fully equipped with everything guests need to ensure maximum comfort. Activities include spa treatments and game drives.
This stunning lodge is set along the Mala Mala Game Reserve and the Kruger National Park with un-fenced borders allowing a free flow of animals throughout the surrounds. Guests will be treated to remarkable animal sights including the Big 5 and various other big game animals. Specialized birding safaris are available as are photographic safaris. Accommodation ranges from standard to luxury chalets.
Set along the banks of the Sand River, this beautiful safari lodge is the epitome of safari chic. Accommodation consists of two luxury suites that are beautifully decorated, spacious and fully equipped with everything guests will need to ensure the ultimate level of comfort and style. There is a full service spa and other activities include game drives and interactive bush walks.
Enjoy unbelievable luxury lodging and stunning wildlife sights at Elephant Plains Game Lodge. The Manyeleti River flows through the grounds and provides a gorgeous backdrop to your safari adventure. Accommodation includes thatched roof traditional rondavels as well as a gorgeous honeymoon suite. Activities include game drives, bush walks and other safari activities.
This romantic getaway is nestled in the Sabi Sabi bushland and offers a Morroccan style retreat that is perfect for newly-weds on their honeymoon! The suites are simple yet lavish and provide stunning views over the vast bush where animals are always lurking. The area is known for frequent Big 5 encounters especially the usually elusive leopard – enjoy these animals on daily game drives.