Elegant yet simple, modern yet earthy, the International Award Winning Lion Sands Ivory Lodge blends together the beauty of its South African setting in the game-rich Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve with modern architecture and luxury amenities.
Lion Sands Ivory Lodge is comprised of 8 Single Villas, and 1 Double-Suite Villa, all elevated above the bush. Most of the rooms afford gorgeous views of the Sabie River. The lodge itself is built using natural materials to enhance its wild setting utilizing steel, wood, thatch, glass, water, & sand. The spacious rooms reflect sophisticated mid-century modern architecture with bold furniture and edgy décor, ambient lighting, interpretations of tribal design, and highly textured finishes. Each villa has a large master bedroom with an en suite bathroom featuring both an indoor shower and outdoor shower in a garden forest setting. For cozy evenings, each unit has a private lounge area and fireplace. For the ultimate in luxury and wildlife viewing, each villa enjoys its own private deck complete with a pool and a covered patio. Other amenities include air-conditioning, fans, mosquito nets, in-room safe, and personal mini-bar.
Located in the Lion Sands Game Reserve within the Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve and adjacent to the world-famous Kruger National Park, the lodge affords stunning view of the Sabie River and the bushveld. The river itself attracts a wide variety of amphibians, reptiles, and bird life. The reserve shares 50 kilometers of unfenced boundary with Kruger allowing animals to flow back and forth between the parks including the Big Five and boasts one of the highest concentration of game per hectare on the planet. It’s also a great place for rare leopard viewing.