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    Lion Sands - Tinga Lodge

    Paul Kruger Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The Lion Sands Tinga Lodge was top notch. The staff was very helpful and personable. The game drives were well done and it was nice that we were able to keep the same game driver and tracker during our entire stay. If you have time...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This lodge is absolutely amazing!! Location, decor, villa rooms, and, outstanding staff! The lodge itself is a beautiful, open, rustic/elegant structure that is extremely comfortable and welcoming. The bar is beautiful, the view of the river from the lodge and the dining deck is amazing,...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We eloped and got married at Lion Sands on October 4, 2017. Our entire stay at Tinga, and our wedding day in particular, were simply magical! We cannot say enough about how kind and attentive the staff were – from the moment we arrived, they...More

    Thank addsbuhr
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed at Tinga for a couple nights. Food artfully presented and delicious. Service excellent. Room lovely and floor to ceiling windows to watch the animals! Safari ranger and tracker knowledgeable and they know how to take care of you especially if this is your first...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What an amazing experience - a must do on your bucket list. The service, Staff, Trackers and guides were unbelievable. It was an experience like no other... The meals were really well presented and flavorsome. The greeting on arrival was so personalized and welcoming. The...More

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    • Pool
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$1,424 - US$1,925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kruger National Park
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Kruger National Park
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Kruger National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Tinga Private Game Hotel Skukuza ,
    • Tinga Private Game Skukuza
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    sue p
    14 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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    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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    "Try for a room overlooking the river but if you can afford it, go for the new 2 bedroom villa, its..."
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    "No one can see into your room so plunge spa pool was fun!!!"
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    "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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