White Lion Lodge on Sanbona

The privately owned White Lion Lodge situated on the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve offers luxury accommodation, exceptional personal service and delicious cuisine combined with game and nature drives. The Lodge lies in the southern part of the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve and is set along the tranquil Klein Kalkoenshoek River, offering an ultimate Karoo experience.

The White Lion Lodge is a combination of contemporary decor mixed with Karoo sandstone, timber, thatch, airy free flowing spaces and hues of Karoo slate are breathtaking stylish, sophisticated yet refreshingly simple. Nature fibers and textures characterize the interiors.

"Right from the start the magic surrounds you."

Be welcomed back to warm up at the fireplace in winter, enjoy open veranda doors in summer or let us pamper you with South African cuisine in the bush. You are invited to cosy around the fireplace with a drink until the flames dazzle you to sleep. Soft candlelight and lanterns put a soft layer of romance on the whole house.

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Cape Town is one of the worlds famous holiday and Safari destinations.

Where to go on Safari near Cape Town?

Travelers planning their first visit to South Africa reach out to me for advice, telling me they want to "do Cape Town and add on a quick safari nearby.
For the authentic Big Five experience go to Sanbona Wildlife Reserve. If time is tight and you want to stay close to Cape Town, there are some safari options for a proper luxury safari experience within a short drive of Cape Town.