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The Dulini Collection, Sabi Sands Game Reserve

South Africa, Kruger National Park

  • Set out over three lodges, enjoy romance and tranquillity
  • Sit around the fire in the boma and listen to stories or try private dining on your viewing deck
  • Massages and other treatments can be booked in the comfort of your room
  • All suites have their own private plunge pool


There are three lodges to choose from within The Dulini Collection, each with their own character and selection of luxury facilities. Dulini Lodge is sheltered by the ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees of the surrounding woodland, loverlooking the Mabrak River-bed where you bear first hand witness to many species of birds and animals. Leadwood Lodge offers contemporary and spacious interiors,with only 4 suites set on the confluence of the Sand and Mabrak rivers. This is the ideal setting for a honeymoon or romantic getaway. River Lodge offers six beautifully-appointed suites offering exquisite panoramic views of the Sand River.

Your stay at The Dulini Collection includes game drives through the surrounding game reserve, which shares a large unfenced border with the famous Kruger National Park. From here you can spot Africa’s famous Big Five, as well as other incredible wildlife, birds, insects and landscapes.


Bars & Restaurants

Dining Areas

Each of the three Dulini lodges have a dining area where guests can enjoy fresh local ingredients selected by expert chefs onsite. If you prefer to dine al fresco the viewing decks offer spectacular views and you can also enjoy meals and snacks on safari. 

Dulini Boma


Dine under the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees as you warm yourself by the fire and enjoy the delicious mixture of African and international food and wine. 



Beach & Pools

Swimming Pool

All suites boast their own private heated plunge pools. Dulini Lodge also features a larger unheated pool for all guests to enjoy in the main lodge area. Loungers and umbrellas are set up on the deck surrounding the pool. River Lodge features a unheated pool at the gym, which is equipped with a static swimming harness for training. 

Activities & Entertainment

Safari Game Drives

Your stay includes two game drives per day. Your expert guide will take you through a large area of 10,000 hectares of national park where you will find fascinating creatures, as well as striking landscapes. 



There is a well equipped gym at the Dulini Lodge and River Lodge, where you can use the weight and cardio machines as you soak in the views. 



About the location

Sharing a 50km unfenced border with Kruger National Park, Sabi Sand Game Reserve is one of the best places to see South Africa’s magnificent wildlife. Home to wide, open plains, hills and flowing rivers this is the perfect place to see lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos, giraffes and more. Set across 65,000 hectares there are 10,000 hectares to enjoy from Dulini Lodge, with expert guides who will teach you about the behaviour of the animals, as well as tracking their movements.

Bird lovers and those wanting to learn about the insects and smaller creatures that make up Kruger National Park will enjoy bush walks, as well as 4x4 safaris, while the river banks are excellent places to see eagles, kingfishers and more.

Transfer time
Skukuza Airport is around an hour and a half away from the Dulini Collection by car. 
Dulini Lodge

Six private suites are located along the banks of the Mabrak River and offer wonderful views and luxury facilities. Thatched roofs blend with the environment, while the interiors combine natural details and modern amenities. 


Leadwood Lodge

Sleeps up to two adults

Four romantic suites provide a tranquil setting for your safari holiday. Large private decks each have their own plunge pool where you can cool off from the warm sun and look out over the surrounding countryside. Enjoy private dining on your deck and enjoy the spacious, beautiful interiors. 


River Lodge

Sleeps up to two adults

Each of the six suites offers its guests a private heated plunge pool. Suites overlook the flowing Sand River, relax on the large deck or enjoy the spacious and elegant interiors . and there are also large communal dining and lounge areas and a viewing deck.   The beautiful main lodge facilities offer its guests a walk in wine cellar, safari shop and a quiet and relaxing environment to enjoy panoramic views of the river.


Sovereign Experiences


South Africa Rovos Journey

Step back in time for a luxury rail journey through the ever-changing landscapes of South Africa

Experience the best of the wonderful landscapes of South Africa and step back in time for a luxury rail journey. This is the perfect holiday for first time visitors to South Africa, as well as those wanting to experience something different.

View the South Africa Rovos Journey itinerary


Southern African Safari Discovery

Contrast Africa’s unique wildlife, natural wonders and iconic city in a holiday that introduces you to the very best of Africa.

Experience some of Southern Africa’s most incredible landscapes as you enter the wilds of this beautiful continent.

View the Southern African Safari Discovery itinerary here


Highlights of South Africa and Mauritius

Combine the excitement of a safari and the cosmopolitan atmosphere and sophistication of Cape Town with a relaxed stay in the Indian Ocean.

Whether this is your first time on safari or you’ve been many times before, you are sure to appreciate your evenings in luxury and your days in awe as you visit Greater Kruger, in South Africa; one of the greatest game reserves in Africa.

View the Highlights of South Africa and Mauritius itinerary

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Fantastic Safari Experience
travelingpants272, Sherman, United States
Tripadvisor review Feb 17 2019
The Dulini lodge is beautiful and the suite surpassed our expectations. Lovely accommodations, inside and out, very well appointed and inclusive of everything we might need during our stay, snacks...
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Blown away by Dulini and the staff
noogiesmom, Long Island, NY
Tripadvisor review Feb 15 2019
We went to Dulini in August 2018 and where blown away! The lodge is stunning, the villas were truly so perfect. The staff was amazing. The rangers were so knowledgeable and we saw the most amazing...
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