February 16, 2015

Singita Lebombo and Sweni Lodges in the Kruger National Park Switch on the Lights to Solar Power

Environmentally conscious safari specialist, Singita, partners with New Southern Energy on a significant environmental project in the Kruger National Park to transfer its first South African lodge onto solar power This March, Singita Lebombo and Sweni Lodges in Singita Kruger National Park will start the transition over to solar power. Solar provider, New Southern Energy,...

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November 05, 2014

Singita Receives World Travel Award 2014

5th November 2014 – Singita, Africa’s most inspiring safari specialist, has been awarded a World Tourism Award at World Travel Market 2014 in recognition of the company’s outstanding contribution to environmentally conscious hospitality. Singita received the prestigious award in recognition of its vision and dedication to environmentally conscious hospitality, through the development of sustainable conservation...

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August 18, 2014

Singita’s Policy on Drones

From Singita’s perspective these are banned from being used on all game drives and in and around the lodges i.e. guests cannot use them whilst staying at Singita.  It was announced last week that the South African CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) has banned the use of all drones and more detailed legislation is pending.

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July 28, 2014

Staff Transport Incident in Kruger National Park

On Friday afternoon, there was an incident in Kruger National Park in which an impala was killed after being in collision with a bus carrying Singita staff to work. The incident caused distress to a number of people for which we apologise profusely. SAN Parks is dealing with the matter legally and has confirmed that...

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July 08, 2014

Singita Boulders Lodge Re-opens

Seventeen years after opening, Singita Boulders Lodge in the Sabi Sand has been thoughtfully reconfigured and redecorated to reveal its essential character and define its unique sense of place on the boulder-strewn banks of the Sand River. The original inspiration for the lodge came from the geometry of these ancient, weathered boulders and the natural...

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November 05, 2013

Singita’s Achievements in 2013

Singita is the trusted guardian of over half a million acres of pristine land in Africa that offers exceptional safari experiences. Singita’s main goal is to preserve and protect large tracts of wilderness areas that are home to magnificent wildlife populations, for future generations. We are proud to have been recognized and honored in 2013...

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October 18, 2013

Singita Castleton, an intimate exclusive-use safari experience in South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa – September, 2013 – Singita, Africa’s most inspiring safari specialist, launches Singita Castleton in the heart of South Africa’s Sabi Sand Game Reserve in October 2013. Formerly the family home of Singita founder Luke Bailes’ grandfather, the lodge is one of the group’s 12 properties in Africa and will be available...

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July 01, 2013

Singita Kruger National Park appoints a new managerial team

Cape Town, 1 July 2013: Singita is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Sawyer as general manager of Singita Kruger National Park (SKNP), and Bazil Roth as lodge manager for Singita Lebombo from 1 July 2013. Prior to joining Singita, Peter was the operations manager at Onguma Safari Camps and Game Reserve. Peter started...

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April 17, 2013

Singita Blazes New Trail for Innovative Digital Strategy with Website Launch

Cape Town, South Africa – 16 April 2013 – Celebrating 20 years as Africa’s leading luxury safari brand and conservation company, Singita is pleased to announce the launch of their new website. Sporting a brand new look and feel, enhanced function, and rich content, Singita is proudly embracing the demands of the next generation, tech-savvy...

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February 11, 2013

Singita Sabi Sand employs tracker dog units in a firm stand against rhino poaching

The Sabi Sand is where it all began for Singita, a relatively small, privately owned safari company that now operates 12 lodges in five destinations in three countries and is responsible for over half a million acres of land in Southern and East Africa. Singita Sabi Sand set the benchmark and remains synonymous with providing...

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