Singita Ebony Lodge


The luxurious Singita Ebony Lodge is the Boulder Lodge’s sister hotel. Both are situated in the stunning Singita Game Reserve. The Ebony Lodge is the foundation stone of the Singita Groups’s unparalleled success story.


Translated from the local Shangaan dialect, “Singita” means “wonder”. True to its name, the Wonder Lodge features serene quietness, remoteness and exquisite luxury set into an exotic environment of great natural beauty.


The attentive and dedicated staff takes pride read more » in caring for the discerning guests and goes to great pains to realise your every whims and wishes.


The Singita Ebony Lodge is situated on the banks of the Sand River in the 180 square kilometre large nature sanctuary Sabi Sands, on the western edge of the world famous Kruger National Park.


The spacious Main Lodge and the nine highly luxurious double suites feature every conceivable comfort. Sophisticated luxury is harmonically combined with African design elements. Those who have come in search of the perfect “Out of Africa” ambience have picked the right address.


With due respect to Mother Nature, the Ebony Lodge was constructed with plenty of wood and natural materials. Great store was set by not harming the environment and here and there even live trees have been integrated into the complex.


The design and the materials unite sophisticated African with classic retro style elements. Forms, shapes and textures are inspired by the raw geometry and roughness of the large boulders found around the lodge.


Colonial glamour, the all-infusing nature and the first-class cuisine blend into an inspiring and unparallel atmosphere which has repeatedly won highly regarded awards and titles such as “The World’s most beautiful Safari Lodge”.


Leading international tourism magazines have praised the acclaimed Singita Group’s Ebony Lodge as “the world’s best resort hotel”.


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The Singita Ebony Lodge’s nine suites are spacious and feature a peculiar, but highly appealing, quaint luxury. Words do not do the lodge justice, it has to be experienced.


Selected timber is the read more » dominating material creating a very cosy and homely atmosphere. The generously designed, large private viewing platforms include a private swimming pool.


On cold nights, a wide open fireplace radiates warmth, light and comfort. Facilities like a mini bar, hair dryer, lounge, air-conditioning, telephone, safe, internet connection and a satellite TV complete the suites’ amenities.


British fittings set into natural African river stones furnish a colonial ambience in the finely-appointed bathrooms. An exciting outdoor shower promises some unusual bathing delights.


Step into a stately bed-chamber – it is the only description adequately representing the bedroom’s imposing design. A white dais framed by dark ebony wood under a high ceiling is homage to antique luxury and timeless elegance.


It is a place to dream of bygone eras or to ponder on the presence and the future, waking up to a breakfast worthy to be served to an emperor and embarking on an adventurous safari shortly after.


The Main Lodge, accommodating a spacious lounge and the exquisite restaurant, has been set upon a raised wooden platform commanding a spectacular view of the Sand River. Cherish the serene quietness and the sensation of being as far from the modern civilisation as it gets.


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Quite obviously, the Singita Ebony Lodge’s activities are centred on the flourishing wildlife and the exciting safaris. South Africa’s famous “Big Five” and many other species may be spotted on read more » any of the open 4x4 safaris, guided hikes or night safaris.


Those requiring a breather from the strains of everyday life may choose to cool down in the Main Lodge’s large swimming pool or alternatively in the private pool situated on each suite’s veranda.


Not only the temptations of sweet idleness are an option but, on the contrary, also a workout at the Ebony Lodge’s fitness centre that will leave you feeling steeled and invigorated.


The acclaimed cuisine’s internationally experienced chefs serve stunning creations blending traditional African flavours with European influences.


Best enjoyed with the restaurant’s delights: The extensive wine cellar’s selection includes treasures from only the best South African and international vineyards.


A range of spectacular settings enhances the culinary pleasures. Choose to dine either in the restaurant’s cosy atmosphere or in the traditional African boma, open-air around the crackling campfire. On your request, meals will also be served on your private viewing platform high above the Kruger Park’s savannah.


An excursion into Ebony’s fascinating world inspires and sharpens perception. Express your experiences with colour and form. Brush and paint lie at the ready.


The cosy verandas command breathtaking views of the bush and the Sand River. Your eyes resting on the pristine wilderness, the sensation of peace and freedom will rush through your veins…


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