The White Lion Lodge offers four individual stilted, unique glass and thatch suites. Each has a spacious bedroom, dressing  room, full bathroom and its own outdoor shower. Each suite is equipped with a fireplace, satellite television, under floor heating, air-conditioning, mini-bar fridge, tea and coffee making facilities.

Panoramic views over the riverbed can be  enjoyed from your private wooden veranda. The bathroom offers twin hand basins, a spacious bath, separate rain dance shower, toilet and bidet. Natural body products will pamper your skin. The bedrooms offer twin/extra-long king size beds.

They are decorated with hand painted fabrics and custom made furniture, which blend in with nature and the environment.

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Rates include:

  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snacks, local soft drinks, water, juice, coffee, tea, local wines, local spirits, sun downer drinks
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (limited bandwidth)
  • One guided nature drive per day (in the afternoon), in an open vehicle through 30000 ha of the southern concession on the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, enjoying the Klein Karoo Fauna & Flora (Antelope, Cape Mountain Zebra, Elephant, Buffalo).
  • Wood fired hot tub
  • Vat (15%)


  • Northern concession guided tour in the morning. R1500.00 conservation fee, per person, offering an opportunity to potentially spot Antelope, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino, Lion, Cheetah and Giraffe. This can be booked at the Lodge
  • The conservation fee goes towards the Sanbona Nature and Wildlife Reserve to protect critical vital ecosystems, endangered wildlife and plants. (

Rates exclude:

  • Discretionary gratuity
  • All items of personal nature
  • Spa Treatments

Terms & Conditions

If a booking is cancelled, a voucher, value of the pre-payment will be issued

We recommend a travel insurance as payments are not refundable

Moving a booking is free of charge, subject to availability

If the booking is moved to a different season, additional costs may apply, subject to availability



White Lion Lodge occasionally offers Wildlife Specials for Nature Lovers. Our Lodge is located in the South of the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, 3 hours from Cape Town on the Route 62 – an ideal location for a stop-over to or from the Garden Route – Wilderness, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay. You will enjoy a great nature experience in the Little Karoo. Specials only valid when booking is done online through our website.