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Global hangout: Singita Lebombo Lodge, Kruger National Park

A tucked away safari getaway with all the luxury touches you could ever need, jet off to Kruger National Park’s five star lodge

Singita Lebombo Lodge
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While you’re tucked away in your wilderness retreat and there’s a day when stalking the great wild animals doesn’t appeal, you can just chill out at Singita's spa.

Nestled in the trees, disguised by the Lebombo Euphorbia tree it was named after, you’ll find the Singita Lebombo Lodge, a haven of total luxury, right in the middle of the African wilderness.

As you arrive at the Singita Lebombo Lodge you’ll be blown away by the pure indulgence of the suites, all of which come compete with their own indoor and outdoor baths (dreamy!) and endless uninterrupted views of the Kruger National Park.

By day, if you can drag yourself out of your suite’s Egyptian cotton sheets, there is one must do activity, safari. You room rate will include open top Land Rover safari tours, with experienced guides and trackers, so you will have none of the arranging hassle and you’re even woken up and given breakfast, lunch and dinner when you’re out on the all day tours. With your guide you will have the best chance of spotting the big five (which are the five must see safari animals, the elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard) and if you wish you can even do the guides safari on foot for an even more thrilling chase.

While you’re tucked away in your wilderness retreat and there’s a day when stalking the great wild animals doesn’t appeal, you can just chill out in the lodge’s spa, where you can simply lounge by the pool or treat yourself to one of the ultra luxe massages. We recommend the Swiharhi Big Five massage, which focuses on the big five of spa treatments, exfoliation , a body wrap, an African head, massage, reflexology and an Inkaba balance full body massage, which is sure to get you ready for another day out on the planes.
Inside info
South Africa is famous for its wines, so why not take advantage of the expert sommeliers on hand, and head out on a vineyard-byvineyard tasting journey, where you can learn all there is to know about the grapes.

The lodge, which can house up to 30 people in its double suites, starts at Dh5,400-per person, per-night (which includes three meals a day and house
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