- The Land of the Leopard
The Sabi Sand Area is renowned for its amazing big 5 sightings and known to have the best leopard viewing in the world.
- Experience Game Rangers
Savanna has assembled what they believe to be the best, most experienced, most thoroughly trained team of Game Rangers and Trackers.
- Tented Accommodation
The Executive and Luxury tented suites combine the romance of a tented roof, with the sophistication of a permanent structure.
- Explore the Panorama Route
Visit the Blyde River Canyon, Bourke’s Luck potholes, God’s Window and the rainforest at the top of the mountain
An exclusive 5 star lodge, Savanna is situated in the internationally famous Sabi Sand Reserve within the greater Kruger National Park conservancy.
Savanna lies in an area where ‘Big 5’ sightings are so frequent, it is not unusual to see lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino in a single game drive. Famous for having the best leopard viewing in the world, the Sabi Sand area is known worldwide as ‘The Land of the Leopard’.
Specially designed game viewing vehicles and highly trained guides with vast knowledge of the African bushveld take guests on close and intimate encounters with a large variety of wildlife. Optional game walks are also offered to guests who would like to experience the fauna and flora on foot. Numerous nearby dams and a series of waterholes in front of the lodge attract many species, especially in the dry winter months when elephants are daily visitors.
- Swimming pool
- Disability Services
- Mobile Connectivity
- Internet Access
- Child minding services
Ulusaba Private Game Reserve is set in the heart of the Sabi Sands Game Reserve that borders the sprawling Kruger National Park.
Lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, rhino, cheetah, hippo and crocodile plus a multitude of general game and over 450 bird species may be viewed on game drives are conducted by professional and extremely well qualified game rangers and trackers, who are experienced and knowledgeable on all aspects of the bush. Optional walking safaris are conducted daily, in order to experience the beauty and fascination of Africa’s flora and fauna.
Savanna has seven luxury tents. The three Executive Suites have private plunge pools and indigenous garden areas. The Savanna Suite is designed under thatch and can accommodate up to four guests in two bedrooms with wooden decks leading onto a private plunge pool. All of the suites are air conditioned and have a well stocked mini bar. Pure cotton linen and top quality beds are standard, as are the rustic reed blinds, coir carpets, a draped canvas ceiling and built in lounge area.
The open air boma, overlooking the floodlit waterhole, creates a warm, friendly atmosphere. The boma at Savanna encompasses a thatched bar. Full English breakfasts and lunches are served on the verandah and dinner is served either in the dining room or in the starlit boma, warmed by a roaring log fire.