Visit Lion Sands for an unforgettable safari experience.  See the big 5 in their natural unspoilt habitat in the Sabi Sands.

Lion Sands is the only private sanctuary rooted in both the Sabi Sand Game Reserve and Kruger National Park. Separated only by the Sabie River, the wildlife roams freely between the two sides and at Lion Sands, you can see the passage of an unparalleled number and diversity of species.

Stay with Lion Sands

Lion Sands has 4 different lodges to choose from, all catering to different needs.  Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway, a family trip or a honeymoon, let this be your perfect safari.


All rates include two daily game drives or bush walks.  Private vehicles can be organised on request and bush walks are also available.

There is also stargazing and a variety of spa treatments available. From relaxtion to adrenaline, helicopter flights and hot air balloon flights can also be organised.

Getting to Lion Sands Game Reserve

Self Drive

Though it's not our recommended way to travel, travelers are welcome to drive to Lion Sands.


By Air

Lion Sands has a a number of fly-in options.