Dulini Private Game Reserve’s five star graded luxury filled lodge is located on the banks of the seasonal Mabrak River, situated in the western sector of the 65 000 hectare Sabi Sand Game Reserve.
The Sabi Sand Game Reserve forms part of the greater Kruger National Park, covering a vast tract of over two million hectares of conservation wilderness. Situated under a leafy canopy of ebony trees Dulini has a traversing area of 10 000 hectares of the best Big 5 game viewing in the country. Morning and evening game drives in open, six seater, 4x4 safari vehicles with experienced guides and Shangaan trackers promise superb volume and quality of game sightings. Guests may also enjoy guided bush walks with excellent bird watching.
With only six spacious air-conditioned suites, the intimacy of the lodge is ideally suited to indulging the safari dreams of individual adventurers, as well as exclusive parties of guests celebrating special occasions. The romantic ambience ensures an exclusive retreat for honeymoon couples too. Each suite boasts a private view of the riverbed, an elegant bedroom, a spacious lounge, its own plunge pool, shady deck and en-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower.
The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, with views to the wilderness beyond. A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.
Fine wine and dining, enhanced by the culinary tradition of African flavours, complements the luxurious accommodation. Dining takes place at a number of locations around the lodge, namely in the dining room, in the open air boma, in the garden, on the viewing deck or even out in the bush. An intimate but thorough selection of some of South Africa’s best wines compliment dining experiences and guests are welcome to browse through the character filled wine cellar at any time during their stay.
Gym: A well-equipped gym caters to your need for physical exertion when the African pot begins to pad the hips and you have had adequate time relaxing on your deck.
Safari Shop: A collection of bespoke curios and safari essentials are available for your temptation. It is African custom to return to one’s home bearing gifts of the land to which one has journeyed. The Safari Shop will accommodate this tradition and package purchases in Dulini style to remind you of your African sojourn.
Dulini Private Game Reserve is situated in a malaria area so necessary precautions must please be taken. The lodge is open all year round, with the best game viewing from March to October.
Dulini speaks of a deeply personal wildlife adventure: the quintessential safari experience for the sophisticated traveller.
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