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Sabi sand - Kruger PARK

south africa

A 7-night private stay at
Singita Castleton

Steeped in history and set in the heart of the Sabi Sand Reserve, Singita Castleton is the former home of the grandfather of Singita’s Founder, Luke Bailes.

This stately African farmhouse overlooks a busy waterhole where game regularly gathers to drink and provides a bush experience characterised by an intimate and welcoming warmth, the utmost comfort, unrivalled luxury and complete exclusivity. A private outdoor boma with uninterrupted views of the surrounding landscape allows for magical fireside dinners under the stars – completing this quintessential safari experience. With its full staff complement, including a Field Guide, chef and host, every preference is catered for and guests have complete freedom to set the pace of their days.


  • Private dinners tailored to specific guest/group preferences.

  • Guided bush walks.

  • Stargazing.

  • Private cooking classes with the onsite chef in Castleton’s home-style kitchen.

  • Learning the art of tracking animals in the bush.

  • Learning more about ancient African bush remedies.

  • Yoga, meditation and mindfulness sessions (guided options available).

  • Visit to K9-anti poaching unit.

  • Beginner/intermediate birding course at the Khoza Pan hide.

  • Tailormade no-touch wellness treatments combining soothing, pampering products and carefully curated rituals. Guests are guided to connect with nature as they revive body, mind and soul and the treatments include sound therapy, aromatherapy, as well as harnessing the nurturing properties of Africa’s unique textures and tastes.

  • Private onsite facilities for guests: yoga pavillion and room, fitness centre, private treatment rooms, tennis court, swimming pool and boules court.

  • Private wine cellar and wine tastings.

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  • Conservation contribution and tourism levy.

  • VIP meet-and-greet arrival and access to VIP lounge.

  • Assistance with immigration and customs.

  • Direct private return charter flights to Singita’s private airstrip from Fireblade Aviation at OR Tambo International Airport.

  • All accommodation, meals, drinks and game drives.

  • Specially curated onsite activities and guest experiences.

  • Private guide, private host, chef and full house staff.


  • Depart for Singita from Fireblade Aviation at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg (Fireblade Aviation is an independently owned, state-of-the-art luxury Fixed Base Operation).

  • Met by pilots and ground staff on arrival.

  • Clear immigration and customs at Fireblade Aviation.

  • Optional use of Fireblade private lounge, or connect directly with a private charter plane to Singita.

  • The short 40-minute flight to Singita Sabi Sand.

  • Met by dedicated Singita Field Guide in open safari vehicle.

  • 15-minute transfer to Singita Castleton. 


  • Direct departure from Singita Sabi Sand airstrip.

  • Return to Fireblade Aviation at OR Tambo International Airport to clear immigration and customs. Optional use of Fireblade private lounge before international departures.