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Gold List 2009

Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, Sabi Sand Game Reserve 

Sabi Sand Game Reserve
South Africa

Tel: 27 11 483 3939

"The bush at its best" describes this reserve that includes a watering hole popular with giraffes, wildebeests, and lions. Divide your time between four lodges: Selati is "like an English Colonial outpost," while Earth Lodge is contoured into the hillside, has sand and plants on its roof, and "is modern yet in tune with the surroundings." Join the "superior guides" at pan-African boma dinners.

(52 rooms)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2005, Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2010, Gold List for 2011
Amenities: Game drives, Pool, Spa

Overall Score: 94.4

  • Rooms: 89.5
  • Service: 91.7
  • Food: 89.2
  • Location: 94.4
  • Design: 94.6
  • Activities: 94.7
Information may have changed since date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.



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