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    Lion Sands - Tinga Lodge

    Paul Kruger Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
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    “plunge pool” (39 reviews)
    “sabie river” (33 reviews)
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wow, there are no words to describe what it's like to go on a game drive and see these animals in real life! It's like visiting another planet. That aside, Tinga Lodge met our expectations and then some. All of the staff are so friendly,...More

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    1  Thank Craig H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I can't say enough good things about our experience at Lion Sands. We had 4 game drives while we were there and we were bowled over by this experience. The room/suite that we had at Tinga Lodge was absolutely perfect. Watching giraffes walk by as...More

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    1  Thank Beth_Phil_13
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Recently stayed at the Lion-Sands as part of our Elegant Adventure- Tauck tour. The lodge was wonderful and the staff extremely attentive- always with a smile and greeting. Our room was beautiful and exceeded my expectations. The food and service- excellent. Lastly, our Ranger (Ben)...More

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    Thank LSanchez59
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had 2 couples staying in a 2 bedroom villa at Tinga. The villa itself was stunning. Animals were all over the lodge. Everyday as we sat for an amazing lunch we saw animals across the river (hippo, giraffe, elephants and leopard). It was the...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The joy and privilege of participating in a game drive while staying at Tinga Lodge is unbeatable. I stayed at the lodge for four evenings and during that time went on Safari twice a day, and each time we were treated to different experiences and...More

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$1,509 - US$1,998 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kruger National Park
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Tinga Private Game Hotel Skukuza ,
    • Tinga Private Game Skukuza
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    sue p
    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
    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).
    Room Tips
    "If you have a larger group they have a large suite with a pool on the right side of the property"
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    "Amazing bungalows that afforded you with views of the animals, the Sabi River, and a sense of elegance while..."
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    "Insect repellent already provided. I could have saved that tiny bit of space in my luggage. Of course..."
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    "Tinga Logde did not have outdoor shower as advertised. Not an issue as it was too cool to use, but would have..."
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