Getting Here

Getting Here

How do you want to get to Sabi Sabi?

By air:

Skukuza Airport in the Kruger Park and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA), both offer direct flights to and from many parts of the country.

Direct charters to your destination lodge are also available. Please discuss options with your host lodge.

By road:

The SSW has three major access gates: Shaws Gate, Newington Gate and Gowrie Gate. These gates are geographically spread through the reserve, allowing for easy access to all lodges on the reserve.

GPS co-ordinates and directions:

Shaws Gate: 24°55’42.31″S 31°28’45.12″E
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Newington Gate: 24°52’8.36″S 31°24’16.51″E
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Gowrie Gate: 24°41’40.85″S 31°30’54.59″E
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If you are unsure which gate to use, please see the map below. Each gate has been colour coded with the routes to each of the lodges.

SSW Overall - Website 2015

Download map here.

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Gate Times:

Open: 05:00
Closes: 22:00

Open for entry: 09:00 – 14:00
Closes for exit: 16:00

Deliveries may not enter later than 14:00 and must exit prior to 16:00.

No guest, delivery or contractor may exit that gate without a stamped exit permit by the lodge that was visited.


Gate Fees:

Entry type  01 Jan 2018 – 31 Dec 2019
Light vehicle including driver R280.00
Heavy vehicle over 3.5 tons, including driver R490.00
Per person fee R120.00
All prices above are inclusive of 15% VAT