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Three lodges—contemporary Boulders, secluded Castleton, and vintage-colonial Ebony (renovated in 2011)—and an impressive wine program. Doubles from $2,352, all-inclusive.
Room to Book: Ebony Lodge's Suite 1 has a fireplace, outdoor shower, and the best views of elephants bathing in the Sand River. For more wildlife spotting, there are twice-daily game drives and mountain-bike rides through the bush.
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