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    Lion Sands - Tinga Lodge

    Paul Kruger Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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    Lion Sands River Lodge
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    You just have to experience it to believe how fabulous this Lion Sands lodge is. Everything from the accommodations to the hospitality to the food to the activities to the view was absolutely perfect. But most especially, the people there made the trip. We took...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The service is great and friendly staffs. Very accomodating. The vehicles for the game drives are amazing. We have so much fun and feel so blessed. Me, my husband and our friends enjoyed and had a wonderful experience. Great food too.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    From the moment we arrived at the airport and were greeted by our AMAZING guides, Simon and Isaac, we knew we were in for a very special vacation. Tinga takes 5 star to a new level! The Lodge sits in a beautiful location and the...More

    Thank Heather J
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Tinga Lodge in Kruger Park offers opulence alongside a great experience viewing the Big 5. Not only did we see the Big 5, we managed to be within 30' of most of the animals. The food, rooms, and service were all exceptional. I would highly...More

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    Thank Sharon C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The lodge and our room were beautiful; however, we definitely did not see as many animals as I expected. We drove around for hours and saw a few elephants, giraffes, and a couple of rhino, in four days of game drives. No lions, no zebra,...More

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    Lion Sands River Lodge
    760 reviews
    #11 of 42 Speciality lodging in Sabi Sand Game Reserve
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate
    779 reviews
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    92 reviews
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    • US$1,671 - US$1,969 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Kruger National Park
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Kruger National Park
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    sue p
    Is this lodge priced per person or room? Can a family of four fit in one room?
    15 February 2017|
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    Response from MOREfamily | Property representative |
    Hello Sue. The rates at Tinga are per person per night sharing. Currently we can accommodate maximum three people in a suite. From August 2017 there will be a family suite which can accommodate four people. Please get in... More
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    zeynepsenaer
    Is it include safari tours, all the meals and alcohol to price of the night?
    5 July 2016|
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    Response from MOREfamily | Property representative |
    The rates at Lion Sands Tinga Lodge include luxury accommodation, three meals per day, teas/coffees, soft drinks, local brand beers and spirits & house wines, mini bar, two game drives daily with FGASA qualified ranger... More
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    onionmole
    Hi, Which room did you stay in? Thanks
    1 February 2016|
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    Response from Bradto | Reviewed this property |
    Can't remember the number but it was about the third from the lodge to the left end (left when facing the river).
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    "I imagine there are cheaper places to stay. But if you're taking this big of a trip for a..."
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    "The rooms are big, clean and beautiful! Private pool and nice bathtub. Have a great variety of drinks in..."
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    "Try to get the rooms nearest the main building. On the right side it will be suite 5. So you do not have to..."
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    "Every room is amazing!! Room 9 is the end room which is what we had."
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