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Accommodation in Sabie: Top Places to Take in Its Beauty

Accommodation in Sabie: Top Places to Take in Its Beauty

Ah, Sabie, South Africa’s unsung hero. This region is filled with pockets of forests, adventure, and hidden gems that could turn your ordinary stay into an extraordinary breakaway. With hiking trails aplenty, untouched natural beauty, and loads of options for accommodation in Sabie, it’s the perfect place to recharge and rejuvenate.

Furthermore, if you’re a fan of the Kruger National Park’s safaris but prefer a setting with denser greenery, Sabie is the perfect choice. With the majestic river as the focal point of all your explorations, you can keep the whole family entertained for hours. From river tubing and ziplining to hiking and dining, there’s something for everyone. And if you’re looking to experience the Kruger National Park from a unique perspective, Sabie’s accommodation options are your gateway. So, let’s not delay any further and explore the best places to stay in Sabie.

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Sabie Merry Pebbles

Accommodation in Sabie: Top Places to Take in Its Beauty
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Merry Pebbles Resort in Sabie is a three-star resort on the banks of the upper region of the Sabie River. It’s a resort full of fun wellness activities, beautiful views and incredible hospitality. Not only can you stay in the Sabie Merry Pebbles Resort chalets and lodge rooms, but if you are a keen camper, you could also set yourself up on the well-manicured grounds next to the river. How immersive and beautiful could that be, right? However, if you’re not a camper and would like to stay where the beds are already set up but the costs are more on the kinder side, you can also opt to sit in their cosy, self-catering chalets.

On-site, you can find a fully licenced a la carte restaurant. This restaurant is open every day, except for Mondays, for lunch and dinner. Breakfast is served on a pre-booking basis. Sabie Merry Pebbles is the perfect family vacation spot, with two outdoor pools, a giant jungle gym area, a hall filled with game boxes and ping-pong tables, tennis courts, and a put-put course. So, if you’re seeking family-orientated accommodation, Sabie Merry Pebbles is quite fitting.

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Sabie Bush River Lodge

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Sabie Bush River Lodge, more precisely called Sabie River Bush Lodge (potato-potato), is a stunning lodge on the banks of the Sabie River. If you’re seeking accommodation in Sabie, Sabie Bush River Lodge is the perfect place to stay. This lodge also overlooks the esteemed Kruger National Park and boasts access to the park’s southern section. The Kruger Park is home to the Big 5: lions, leopards, rhinos, elephants, and buffalo.

Sabie Bush River Lodge provides thrilling vistas of wild creatures as they descend to the Sabie River to satisfy their thirst, all from the gorgeous pool deck. This award-winning lodge offers a variety of accommodations, including Luxury Bush Tents under a 100-year-old Jackalberry Tree and Luxury Log Cabins on the banks of the mighty Sabie River.

You could also take an open-air safari into the Kruger when staying at Sabie Bush River Lodge with certified game guides to see the Big 5 in all their glory. Sabie Bush River Lodge is the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable African vacation.

Accommodation in Sabie Game Reserve

Accommodation in Sabie: Top Places to Take in Its Beauty
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If you want to immerse yourself fully into the African wilderness through your accommodation in Sabie, then Sabie Game Reserve is the place. Situated in the heart of South Africa’s Lowveld, the virgin wilderness lies open for your amazement. The Sabie Game Reserve is in a biodiverse hotspot, and you will surely be amazed by the bursting beauty of the surroundings.

One premier hub for accommodation in Sabie is the Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve.  Within the Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve, you’ll find four luxury lodges eagerly awaiting your arrival. Each lodge has a distinct feel and ambience, as well as rates that vary significantly from lodge to lodge. However, all four lodges have fully inclusive day and night game drives, walking safaris, all meals, selected beverages and famous South African wines in common. The first lodge is the Selati Camp, a unique and exclusive lodge overlooking the wilderness. It has themes of old-world railway meets bushveld adventures. Perfect! The second lodge is the Little Bush Camp, a secluded luxury safari lodge with an intimate six-suite setup, private plunge pools, and a romantic riverside setting.

The third luxury lodge is the Earth Lodge, an eco-luxury safari lodge known for its avant-garde design blending with the natural landscape. At Earth Lodge, they offer unparalleled hospitality with sustainability at the forefront of everything they do, and because of this, close-up wildlife encounters are a given. The last luxury lodge is the Bush Lodge, which is the most family-friendly accommodation in Sabie. With their spacious rooms, vibrant atmosphere, and panoramic views of the much-frequented waterhole, you will indeed have a grand time.

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Accommodation in Sabie River Sun

Accommodation in Sabie: Top Places to Take in Its Beauty
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Sabi River Sun is the premier accommodation option for an unforgettable Sabie breakaway. They have sixty stylishly decorated en-suite rooms, a modern restaurant, five outdoor pools, and the friendliest, most professional staff you’ll ever encounter. Like Sabie Bush River Lodge, the Sabie River Sun is also closely situated to the Kruger National Park.

The rooms are fitted with all the hotel amenities and home comforts you want. It’s a home away from home with uncapped Wi-Fi, flat screen television with various channels to indulge in after a long day out and about, air-conditioning and an en-suite bathroom. Something that comes with these rooms is incredible views. Accommodation in Sabie is plenty. However, few have as many luxury outdoor activities as Sabie River Sun does. There is an eloquent golf course for you to stretch your clubs’ legs a bit, and if you’re craving some pampering, then visit their day spa.

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Accommodation in Sabie Offers an Array of Experiences

Accommodation in Sabie: Top Places to Take in Its Beauty
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Sabie, nestled in the heart of Mpumalanga’s magnificent Panorama route, provides many choices for different types of accommodation, with some being on the more budget-friendly side of the Sabie experience. In contrast, others are more high-end and comprehensive. Yet, these lodges all remain in tune with nature and showcase Sabie in all its glory… almost effortlessly. So, if you’re looking for accommodation in Sabie, hopefully, this article has given you precisely what you were looking for!

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