Facilities & services

  • Six suites with private plunge pools
  • Main lodge with dining area, bar, wine cellar and lounge
  • Spa
  • Photography studio


  • Game drives
  • Gin tasting

Silvan Safari Lodge can be found in a wild northern section of the renowned Sabi Sands reserve.

Contemporary in style yet entirely in keeping with its natural surroundings the lodge with six exquisite suites are spread out along a stretch of the Manyeleti River, each with its own theme and all with private plunge pools situated on expansive decks, living areas, large bathrooms and state of art technology. One of the suites, Leadwood, has second bedroom and bathroom making it ideal for families.

In the main lodge building, find a dining room, lounge, bar and wine cellar where you can find South Africa’s most celebrated bottles There’s also a fabulous lap pool where elephants sometimes come to drink, and a spa is close by.

While you often won’t need to leave the lodge to spot wildlife, you’ll get some incredible experiences out on guided game drives in the reserve, with Swarovski binoculars in hand. For photographers, the Silvan Studio is where your captured memories come alive with our large scale canvas printers, state-of-the-art Apple computers and a ranger trained in photography and editing on hand so that your safari experiences can be printed on site.

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Sabi Sands

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