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Singita Ebony Lodge

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As the original Singita lodge, Ebony stands steadfast amongst enormous trees on the banks of the Sand River in the heart of South Africa's 'big cat country.' The lodge takes safari design and style to a new level with a fresh and contemporary interpretation of the classic safari lodge, combining tented camp and bush lodge style. Guests are immersed in nature with huge open spaces and interiors inspired by a combination of local tribal culture and the animal kingdom.
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Kruger National Park 1242 South Africa
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Arathusa Safari Lodge Airport11 km
Skukuza Airport25 km
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We loved everything about Ebony. You are spoiled and catered to the entire time. The height of luxury in all respects. Great food, incredible rooms with swimming pools. First class service. And that's before even getting to the safari experience!
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Went ro Singita Ebony with my family incl 2 kids 13 and 15. We were completely spoiled by the staff. Gameviewing was amazing. Kudos to the entire Singita team. I have been at safaris all my life, but this place is by far the best. And the photo was taken with my iPhone...
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Response from SingitaTraveller, General Manager at Singita Ebony Lodge
Responded 10 Jan 2019
Dear Per H, Thank you for you review and kind words. It's delightful to hear our team treated you and your family so well. Thank you for sharing your photo - it's always lovely to see lions. Hope to see you return. Regards, Chantelle Maritz. Lodge Manager - Singita Ebony Lodge
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Without doubt one of the best hotel experiences in the world. From arrival to departure you are treated like a princess! If only other hotels were the same .... Stunning location, stunning views, amazing staff ..big shout out to Gus (sorry Guy!) and our sommelier Minnie
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You can never go wrong with Singita properties. We saw amazing wildlife and our room was a paradise we almost never wanted to leave. The staff was exceptional. They are genuinely happy to hear about your adrenaline spiked game drive descriptions even when it is obvious they see
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Look no further - Singita Ebony Lodge is the best! We loved it all! The game was simply amazing and our guide and spotter, Danie and Golden, were extremely knowledgeable, friendly and fun. We had a blast and saw amazing animals in action nearly non-stop. It was as if they
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Response from SingitaTraveller, General Manager at Singita Ebony Lodge
Responded 12 Sep 2018
Dear Paul, Thank you for your enthusiastic review. It’s very exciting to read about your stay and how wonderful it was. It was such a pleasure looking after you and I trust you made plenty of memorable memories. If you bring your sling shot next time we will definitely have you assist. Take care, Chantelle Maritz Lodge Manager - Singita Ebony Lodge
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What’s the best way to arrive to this property from Cape Town?
You Can take a airplane from Joanesburg
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I can’t remember what exactly we did tip and the percentage to each person... However, the administrative staff at Singita were able to guide us as to what was appropriate and we gave everyone envelopes with cash. I hope that helps!
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Hi There, Thank you for getting in touch. We hope you really enjoyed your stay with us at Boulders Lodge recently. The Ebony suites are slightly smaller than at Boulders Lodge, but around the same size and extremely comfortable. Suite 10 is river facing and close to the main lodge. Please let me know if there is anything else we can assist with. Thanks and have a lovely day further!
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Singita does provide blankets in the jeep if you are cold during the morning and afternoon rides. They also provide fleece ponchos and rain ponchos in army green, so no need to pack those. There are hiking pants that roll up or ones that have zip-off bottoms (converting to shorts). You also may want clothing with permethrin embedded in it if you are worried about mosquitos. the staff there wears very neutral colors---sand, green, beige, gray---while out on safari.
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I agree. The tiered jeeps and breeze from the open top would be more suited to pants than skirts. Maybe you can get some comfy wide-legged, loose pants that would work.
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"Every room is pristine. Impossible to be disappointed."
"all rooms are very private."
"We were in room 7 and they are all alike and private..."
"River view is a real must. We had Room 5 which was great."
"There is no bad room"
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singita ebony hotel sabi sand game reserve
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South AfricaKruger National ParkSabi Sand Game Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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