Lion Sands Tinga Lodge • Hi’nkweni Villa • Kruger



Indulge in the wonders and rhythm of nature at Hi’nkweni Villa, along the banks of the Sabie River within the Lion Sands Game Reserve, Kruger National Park. Surrounded by contemporary luxury and with panoramic views of the wilderness, this is the perfect location to surrender to relaxation. With a private guide and hospitality team, a stay at Hi’nkweni Villa is the definition of exclusivity in the wild.

Lion Sands Tinga Lodge is located within the Lion Sands Game Reserve, along the banks of the Sabie River, Kruger National Park. The two-bedroom Hi’Nkweni Villa is located on the banks of the Sabie River, providing breath-taking views from this Sabi Sands villa. Being on the riverside gives you the chance to see wildlife in their natural habitat while relaxing at the poolside. Lion Sands is home to the Big 5 and a staggering variety of other game which can be observed during your stay.

The villa offers guests exclusivity and highly personalised service. The dedicated hospitality team, private field guide and game viewer vehicle, make it ideal for multigenerational families or groups of friends that want to relax and explore together. It’s just the setting to move from safari to sun lounger and back again, distracted only by scenic drinks stops and opportunities to spa.

Room Types

  • Hi’Nkweni Villa’s two ensuite bedrooms, each with room for an additional children’s bed, link together to create a spacious family villa for 6, complete with private living areas.
  • This Sabi Sands villa can also be booked in conjunction with the neighbouring two-sleeper suite, allowing a gathering of up to eight guests to enjoy Hi’Nkweni’s exclusive facilities.
  • 2 Ensuite bedrooms sleeping 4 adults with additional children’s beds.
  • Accommodates a maximum of 6 guests.


  • Bush breakfasts
  • Picnic lunches and dinner under the stars invites you to embark on a culinary journey, best paired with an African safari.
  • Walking safaris, game drives, afternoons by your private pool and sundowner experiences encourage you to explore as well as relax.
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Lounge
  • Patios
  • Deck
  • Swimming pool


  • Game Drives (morning and afternoon/evening)
  • Private Open Safari Vehicle
  • Guided Bush Walks
  • Mack & Madi Kids’ Adventure Explorers
  • Wildlife Lectures and Stargazing


  • Breakfast
  • Lunch and Dinner
  • Mini Bar
  • All soft drinks & selected beers, wine and spirits, teas/coffee
  • Game Drive Refreshments & Snacks
  • Wi-Fi
  • Own field guide and game viewer vehicle
  • Airport/ Airstrip Transfers (Skukuza Airport / Matla Mamba Airstrip)


  • Laundry
  • Premium brand beers, spirits, cellar wines and champagnes
  • Cigars and cigarettes
  • All flights and transfers not specified
  • Gratuities
  • Telephone calls
  • Gallery purchases
  • Spa treatments
  • SabiSand Game Reserve and Kruger National Park entrance fees and guest conservation contributions

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$ 6,030.00
per villa per night

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