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Lion Roars Hotels & Lodges

Lion Roars Hotels & Lodges

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Lion Roars Hotels & Lodges is an owner-operated hospitality group formed in 1988. The group owns and operates the 20 plus properties in its portfolio, which are set in key tourism destinations in South Africa. The group prides itself on the warm and unforgettable quality of its product, both regarding their people and properties. Due to this attention to detail and care, guests arrive as strangers and leave as friends. The properties all boast a signature combination of African authenticity, spectacular locations and unbeatable views.


The Lion Roars Group is proud to offer a distinctive portfolio of luxury boutique accommodation in beach, town, country and game reserve destinations, located in remarkable settings in Southern Africa.

Cape Town Accommodation – Sea Point, City Bowl

Accommodation in Cape Town includes the gracious Old Bank Hotel in the City Centre, Kloof Street Hotel in the inner city on vibrant Kloof Street (both opening mid 2020), The Hyde Hotel in Sea Point, and the superbly-located The Three Boutique Hotel in Gardens, also in the City Bowl. All the Cape Town properties are within a 10-minute drive of all the city’s main attractions, and within walking distance of a great selection of restaurants, coffee shops and bars. 

Winelands Accommodation – Franschhoek

The group’s Cape Winelands experience offers 4-star boutique accommodation in the heart of the Winelands: Franschhoek. Franschhoek Boutique Hotel, situated within the historic town centre, offers Wine Route accommodation with sweeping valley views and close to all the best restaurants, galleries and cafes this vibrant town has to offer. Franschhoek Boutique Hotel is within an hour’s drive of Cape Town.

Garden Route Accommodation – Mossel Bay, Plettenberg Bay and Storms River

The Garden Route accommodation includes beach experiences, golf experiences and country retreat experiences.  Enjoy your beach holiday accommodation in Plettenberg Bay or Cape St Francis.  African Oceans and Bay Lodge in Mossel Bay, and The Robberg Beach Lodge in Plettenberg Bay all offer a variety of beach accommodation right at the beach. Redbourne Country Lodge in Plettenberg Bay, overlooks the Plettenberg Bay Golf course and offers great golf packages. For a country retreat in the Garden Route, Tsitsikamma Village Inn , tucked away in the Tsitsikamma Forest at Storms River Village, offers rooms arranged around a typical Village Green.

Port Elizabeth Accommodation

The Port Elizabeth properties, Singa in Summerstrand and Ibhayi in Walmer offer guesthouse and hotel accommodation with bed and breakfast and conference facilities set in leafy gardens, with access to all of the friendly city’s beaches, restaurants, bistros and businesses. 

Greater Addo And Eastern Cape Safari Accommodation

The Safari Collection in the award-winning malaria free Eastern Cape Amakhala Game Reserve offers all-inclusive accommodation and wedding facilities including honeymoon suites in a wide range of intimate, boutique safari lodges and guesthouses. The Game Reserve and safari trips offer exciting wildlife viewing and are only a 45-minute drive from Port Elizabeth. The Amakhala Game Reserve offers 3-, 4- and 5-star accommodation in a variety of accommodation options, ranging from tented camps to thatched private chalets and country houses.

Day Safaris

Enjoy a Big 5 Day Safari on Amakhala Game Reserve. Your experienced and knowledgeable ranger will wow you with unforgettable wildlife sightings and breathtaking scenery, all experienced from the back of an open safari vehicle. Includes welcome drinks, select local beverages, lunch, and a game drive. 

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Bukela Game Lodge

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