Ebony Lodge South Africa


Standing steadfast among giant trees alongside the Sand River, Singita Ebony Lodge provides a fresh & contemporary safari experience. Surrounded by the vivid colours, captivating sounds and soothing rhythms of the bush, it awakens a spirit of discovery while restoring the senses.


The lodge’s menus are completely adaptable for children, with requests for homemade burgers, helping to roll out dough or baking their own pizzas being par for the course. There are also mini tasting menus for little ones; and elegant multi-course dinners for their parents, which are perfectly paired with exquisite wines from Singita’s renowned cellar.


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Sought-after wilderness setting

Located in Singita Sabi Sand in South Africa, Ebony Lodge gives guests access to 45,000 acres within a breathtaking wildlife sanctuary that’s renowned for its high concentrations of big game and frequent leopard sightings. The Sabi and the Sand Rivers run through the reserve, which add further dimension to the bio-diversity of this area.

Game viewing possibilities are simply unparalleled, including the much sought after 'Big 5'. Besides the Big 5, other game species occur in great numbers, among which are over 300 bird species. Sabi Sands possibly makes the best South African safari destination for wildlife enthusiasts, photographers and bird watchers alike.


Our rates includes:

-All meals and beverages (including premium wines, spirits and liqueurs, but excluding French Champagne)

-Twice daily open Land Rover safaris

-Walking safaris

-Return road transfers between the Singita airstrip and the lodges

-Laundry service


What to see and do at Ebony Lodge

All activities at the lodge are tailored to specifically suit the interests of each family. 

Activities offered at the lodge include:

Wine ExperiencesThe Singita wine list has received numerous awards of excellence, the top Diners’ Club Wine List accolade as well as recognition from countless other local and international organisations.

Cooking interactions, Stargazing, Bush walks (minimum age 16), Fully equipped fitness centre, Swimming, Guided safari walks, Game drives and much more.

Children’s activities offered:

Cooking interactions,Board games,Stargazing, Activity booklets with a variety of games, quizzes and games, Arts & crafts, Movies and Swimming.

*In the interest of safety, children may participate in game drives and bush walks at the discretion of dedicated Field Guides. The lodge also offers childminding services, as well as an array of activities to keep little ones engaged and entertained.


The thrill of the African bushveld

Inspired by the adventurous charm of old-world explorers’ camps, the lodge embodies the thrill of the African bushveld.

Design is a fresh and contemporary interpretation of the classic African lodge, combining tented camp and bush lodge elegance. Guests are immersed in nature with huge open spaces and interiors inspired by a combination of local tribal culture and the animal kingdom.

Twelve luxurious suites featuring glass and canvas walls open onto expansive private decks with plunge pools – and uninterrupted river views ensure continuous connections with the wilderness.

This lodge has:

Eight Suites ideal for singles and couples traveling together.

Two Lewis suites ideal for families with teenage children. 

Two Family Suites ideal for families with small children. 

One Villa comprises the two family suites with access to an additional private lounge, swimming pool and deck area, which connects these two individual suites.