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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. 
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Jon L, Los Angeles, California
Tripadvisor review Sep 14 2018
We spent our honeymoon at Dulini in August 2018. The food is superb, hospitality unrivaled and "rooms" are actually huge cottages with private heated plunge pools and stocked with snacks, top shelf...
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stats1, Sydney, Australia
Tripadvisor review Sep 14 2018
The accommodation was first class, the staff friendly and gave perfect and friendly service. The game drives were everything we imagined with experienced trackers and rangers. The highlight was a...
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