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    Lion Sands - Tinga Lodge

    Paul Kruger Gate, Kruger National Park 1350, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    What an amazing experience. We stayed at the Narina lodge so I know nothing about the Tinga sister lodge across the river.. I'm assuming they are the same. This lodge was part of Tauck tours. Food was off a menu which we prefer over buffets....More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the moment we arrived at the airport, the Lions Sands staff gave us a five star experience. The people were as kind, friendly and generous as them come. The main lodge and accommodations were beautifully appointed and in keeping with the land. Tour guides...More

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    1  Thank 70kathleenk
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Second trip to this area. First time we stayed on the Sabi reserve across the river this time we stayed here on the Kruger side. Lion Sands does a wonderful job with the atmosphere, food, service and guides.There are several over the top lodges all...More

    1  Thank Tim E
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My family loved, loved, loved our stay at Tinga Lodge in Kruger. The staff are amazing! The food is amazing! The rooms are amazing! We dream of going back already! It is worth every penny! Riann was the best field guide and Chris was an...More

    1  Thank Sammar A
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This was our 3rd safari of our South African vacation. We traveled with two other families as well. Before arriving at Tinga, we received an email stating they had a fire & ultimately had to do some rearranging of guests at their sister lodges. So...More

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    • Pool
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$1,661 - US$2,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kruger National Park
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Kruger National Park
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Kruger National Park
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    • Tinga Private Game Hotel Skukuza ,
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    sue p
    15 February 2017|
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    Response from MOREfamily | Property representative |
    Hello Sue. The rates at Tinga are per person per night sharing. Currently we can accommodate maximum three people in a suite. From August 2017 there will be a family suite which can accommodate four people. Please get in... More
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    1 February 2016|
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    Response from Bradto | Reviewed this property |
    Can't remember the number but it was about the third from the lodge to the left end (left when facing the river).
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    "Insect repellent already provided. I could have saved that tiny bit of space in my luggage. Of course..."
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    "Tinga Logde did not have outdoor shower as advertised. Not an issue as it was too cool to use, but would have..."
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    "We were in suite 3. The deck is beautifully designed and built around a large tree. When you go out on the..."
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    "We got some lovely messages in our room from the cleaning staff."
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