Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge is a pioneering new camp situated in the world-renowned 65 000ha Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve next to Kruger National Park. The multi award-winning Earth Lodge is sculpted into the earth and was inspired by the textures, colours and shapes of the natural world. 

Accompany your game ranger and Shangaan tracker on day and night game drives in open 4X4s or on guided walking trails for thrilling encounters with Africa's wildlife - the reserve offers some of Africa's best Big 5 game viewing as well as being home to a wide range of classic African animals and a long bird list. Moreover, by staying at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge you contribute to local conservation in a manner that also creates local employment and eco-tourism opportunities.

Recent accolades & press

  •  Condé Nast Traveler - #9 in Top 20 Safari Lodges & Camps in Africa: Readers' Choice Awards 2014
  •  Member of National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World


  • Located on a private concession within the Sabi Sands
  • Blends naturally & beautifully into surroundings
  • A romantic & unique honeymoon safari lodge
  • Unbelievably spacious and comfortable suites
  • Built on environmentally friendly principles
  • Classic Big 5 game viewing & great birding

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Incorporating the lodge's surroundings and natural elements into its design, Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge has rustic but incredibly stylish sitting areas and verandas as well as a library and an innovative dining and bar areas.

Relax next to the lodge swimming pool or browse the art gallery and boutique curio shop for a unique souvenir of your safari.

The lodge's Earth Nature Spa, exercise centre and meditation garden are a unique and luxurious part of Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge and offer a variety of relaxing or energising massages and a host of other traditional therapeutic body, beauty and skin care treatments.

General Facilities

    Curio or Gift shop
    Computer facilities
    Wi-fi available
    Wine cellar
    Swimming Pool
    Secure Parking
    Art Gallery


Dinner is a moveable feast at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge: silver service dining takes place in the lodge's dining room, on the veranda under the stars, in the subterranean wine cellar, in the traditional boma or even out in the wild – but always features excellent cuisine and a selection of fine wines.

Luxury Suite

The clean modern lines incorporating innovative natural elements make the suites at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge unique. Each suite has a spacious bedroom, lounge and study area and is attended to by a private butler.

Specially commissioned furnishings, a secluded plunge pool and open-air shower complete the list of facilities.

Luxury Suite AMENITIES

    Air conditioning
    Mini bar
    Safe in room
    Tea & coffee-making facilities
    En-suite shower only
    Outdoor shower
    Outdoor area

Other Room Types

From its elaborate tree-trunk headboard to its deep egg-shaped bathtub, The Amber Suite is breath-taking in its unusual and innovative design. Extremely generous in its dimensions, the suite has its own exercise room, steam room, study, kitchen, full bar and private vehicle for personally guided game drives.


  • Photographic safaris
  • Guided walking safaris
  • Bird watching
  • Game drives
  • Guided walks
  • Night drives
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 11 Jan 2017 - 19 Dec 2017 $1290 Fully Inclusive
  • 20 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $1480 Fully Inclusive
  • 01 Jan 2018 - 19 Dec 2018 $1420 Fully Inclusive
  • 20 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018 $1635 Fully Inclusive

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Amber Presidential Suite Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

Traveller Reviews

  • Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge – Very plush accommodations and food!

    David Sims, October 2015
  • The Hotels were excellent, nice people, transfers were as planned and we didn't loose any suitcases!

    Juan Llopart, January 2010

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Bonita Cronje

Africa Safari Expert

"A very unique property with elephant dung walls and a pool where you can dip your feet while enjoying a meal. This lodge is sure to tantalise all your senses while harmoniously blending in with its surroundings"



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The Hotels were excellent, nice people, transfers were as planned and we didn't loose any suitcases!

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