Located on the southeastern part of the Kruger National Park on South Africa’s border with Mozambique, Singita Lebombo is built into the cliffs suspended above the banks of the N’wanetsi river.
The lodge offers 13 suites and one private-use villa that are cliff side, loft-style rooms with air-con, fireplaces and game-viewing deck, outdoor and indoor showers and spectacular views of the N’wanetsi River and the game-rich plains in the distance.
The private villa is set apart from the main lodge and has two, two-bedroom suites, each with a private pool that can link link together to create an exclusive-use four-bedroom villa.
Food at Singita Lebombo is outstanding – to be able to create food of this quality in such a remote location is quite something.
Fabulous breakfasts, tapas-style lunch dishes and lamp-lit dinners paired with fine South African wines make Singita Lebombo as much about the food as the safari experience.
True luxury is in the details and here is where Singita Lebombo really excels.
Talking to the sommelier one morning about a particular wine, we were delighted to find that wine served to us as we dined under the stars in the middle of the reserve.
The 33,000 acres of private concession has a remarkable concentration of the ‘Big 5’ including four prides of lions – here you will definitely get your money’s worth of animals.
A cheetah with her four cubs, a leopard napping after a heavy lunch and a rare white lion were all seen in one day.
Other highlights at Singita Lebombo include a three-storey building with a private wine studio, library and roof terrace for star gazing and private dining; a fabulous spa and boutiques filled with clothes, furniture and decorative objects made by the local community.
There’s also an impressive 25m swimming pool for mandatory relaxing in between eating and game drives.
Singita Lebombo is truly a world-class hotel – stunning design and exquisite food combine with friendly service and genuine hospitality to create an unforgettable experience.
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