The most famous private game reserve of all, Sabi Sand Game Reserve, adjacent to South Africa's flagship Kruger National Park, offers a safari experience found nowhere else in the world. Game viewing possibilities are simply unparalleled, add a fantastic range of luxury lodges suiting all tastes and an African dream safari is born.
The Sabi Sand is in particular well known for its amazing leopard sightings, offering the ultimate photographic safari one can think of!
Two of our favourite Sabi Sand lodges below...
LEOPARD HILLS PRIVATE GAME RESERVE
Award-winning Leopard Hills is located in the western sector of the renowned Sabi Sand Game Reserve, bordering the world famous Kruger National Park. The Lodge is spectacularly situated atop a rocky outcrop, offering magnificent views over the bush and an active waterhole on the plains below.The Reserve comprises over 10,000 hectares of incredibly diverse ecosystems making Leopard Hills the ideal destination to view plentiful game in its natural habitat.
Here the Big Five, (Elephant, Lion, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard), abound and viewing them at close proximity is their speciality, ideal for a private guided safari . This exclusive lodge is built on a hill overlooking a natural waterhole offering spectacular game viewing from the private deck of your suite. Only eight beautifully appointed glass fronted suites, each with their own deck and heated rock pool, offer completeprivacy.
The suites are complete with all the comforts you could desire, including airconditioning, fully-stocked minibar and a romantic bathroom with double indoor showers and an outdoor shower. Enjoy the trill of the spectacular Cascades and Canyon helicopter flights or experience an array of bush spa treatments in the privacy of your suite, or in the glass walled massage sala overlooking the tranquil ambience of the surrounding bush.
The lodge facilities also include a fully equipped gym, wine cellar with a collection of exceptional South African wines and a comprehensive library with internet access and wi-fi facilities. Or enjoy a different perspective and saddle-up for an incredible elephant back safari. Excellent game viewing, the highest standards of service, delicious cuisine and a warm friendly atmosphere complete the Leopard Hills Safari experience.
DJUMA GAME RESERVE
Djuma Private Game Reserve is an oasis of luxurious calm in the wilds of the world-renowned Sabi Sand Game Reserve. Situated in the heart of the true South African bush, Djuma immerses its guests in the untamed landscape of a pure safari experience. Indulge yourself with a sensory holiday at one of our two prestigious lodges. Stare at the glittering night sky at the culturally unique Vuyatela, relax your senses in the lodges’ tranquil setting, or share good times with family and friends at Galago Camp. Djuma’s emotive surroundings and pampering attention to detail will create an unforgettable experience of the real Africa.
Djuma Game Reserve – where the big five roam – is situated in the famous Sabi Sand Game Reserve which is part of the greater Kruger National Park. Djuma was started almost twenty years ago as a safari lodge by the Moolman family and is renowned for the quality of its game safaris.
Vuyatela is a private and exclusive self-catered lodge (chef included in rate). This exclusive lodge is a celebration of modern South Africa in all its intricate glory with an extensive collection of contemporary African artwork, an ideal setting for a private guided safari.
Galago Camp is a self-catering safari game lodge that accommodates ten guests in five rooms. This intimate lodge is ideal for families and groups that like their own space. Explore this remarkable African ecosystem on a truly private guided safari.