Lion Sands River Lodge

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Skukuza, Kruger National Park, 1240, South Africa
4.8 out of 5 rating 20 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.8

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Lion Sands River Lodge in Kruger National Park, you'll be in a national park, just steps from Sabi Sands Game Reserve. This 5-star property is 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from Mala Mala Game Reserve and 20.8 mi (33.4 km) from Manyeleti Game Reserve.


Make yourself at home in one of the 26 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private patios. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages and facials. Encounter the local wildlife with a safari, then enjoy a soak in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools. This property also features gift shops/newsstands, wedding services, and a fireplace in the lobby.


This property is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Grab a bite to eat at Boma Dinner, a buffet restaurant which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. For your convenience, a complimentary breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free valet parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Sabi Sands Game Reserve - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Paul Kruger Statue - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Paul Kruger Entrance Gate - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Mala Mala Game Reserve - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Londolozi Game Reserve - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Skukuza Golf Course - 16.4 km / 10.2 mi
Djuma Game Reserve - 32.6 km / 20.3 mi
Manyeleti Game Reserve - 33.4 km / 20.8 mi
Phabeni Gate, Kruger National Park - 40.2 km / 25 mi
Silolweni Lake - 44.1 km / 27.4 mi
Perry's Bridge Reptile Park - 48.5 km / 30.2 mi
Elephant Whispers - 49.5 km / 30.7 mi
Shangana Cultural Village - 51.2 km / 31.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Skukuza (SZK) - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi
Mala Mala (AAM) - 21.3 km / 13.2 mi

The preferred airport for Lion Sands River Lodge is Skukuza (SZK).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

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.

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

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • 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.

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.

  • -Wedding services
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Reception hall
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Restaurant
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking