An image of a woman looking at a Lion, Two-Night Stay in Unique Animal Accomodation. Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve

ON SAFARI Behind-The-Scenes Lions Lodge Family Getaway

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve

Folkestone and Hythe District CT21 4LR United Kingdom


Be apart of the pride on this unique immersive overnight stay, where you can wake up to a lion at your window. Port Lympne Reserve offers the opportunity to experience over 760 animals from around the world. What's more: all profits from your stay go to Foundation’s conservation work, so you can enjoy your stay, knowing you are positively impacting the lives of these beautiful animals.

"Home to over 700 rare and endangered animals"


  • Enjoy a luxury two-night stay in Port Lympne's Lion Lodge for a family of four with breakfast daily

  • Explore the reserve at your own leisure with your own private golf buggy

  • Gain exclusive access to the Reserve before and after hours as well as free entrance to Howletts Reserve

  • Get up close & personal with some of the world's most endangered species on a 30 minute animal encounter

  • Sit back and enjoy a unique 1 hour Safari Experience to see the animals in the wild

Number of guests


30-Day Refunds, Unlimited Exchanges

Instant E-Certificate Delivery

1 Year Validity


Experience a unique safari getaway in nearby Kent. Yes, you heard right. Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve in Kent is home to 760 animals and 78 species from around the world. Guests are invited into the luxurious Lion Lodge for a two-night stay for a unique and immersive family getaway

The first of its kind worldwide, the Lion Lodges are timber clad, Manhattan loft style buildings, set within the lion’s natural and spacious habitat. Featuring picture windows in both the master bedroom and the open plan living area, guests will be just a breath away from magnificent lions.

Jump onboard a safari truck and head in the Kentish savannah on a 1 hour safari experience to see how many animals you can spot. Thereafter join one of the experience keepers as they bring you face to face with some of the most iconic and endangered animals on the planet. Learn interesting facts, hand feed where possible and enjoy behind the scenes access, as you immerse yourself into the amazing animal kingdom.

With exclusive access to the Reserve before and after hours as well as free entrance to Howletts Reserve, you're at liberty to explore the 600 acre estate with your own private buggy. This experience gives back to conservation efforts and provides the perfect retreat for families to recharge and re-connect with nature.

Additional Informatin

No pets allowed

Please note no cancellations or amendments to bookings can be made once trip is confirmed due the nature of this booking


Folkestone and Hythe District CT21 4LR United Kingdom

Bookings are subject to availability. Please check with your Truly concierge.


1. Once you have checked out, you will receive an e-certificate with a unique redemption code.

2. Use this code to request your booking with the desired date and time

3. Sit back and let us handle the rest. Arrive to your experience knowing we have arranged everything.


Always the same value-for-money as found on our partner's website or venue.