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Monzi Safaris

3 Reviews
Sleeps 52 in 13 rooms

Monzi Safaris Tented Camp offers 13 luxury tents with en-suite bathrooms. Cool down in our large pool while the fire is going in the...
Monzi Safaris Tented Camp offers 13 luxury tents with en-suite bathrooms. Cool down in our large pool while the fire is going in the barbecue area.

Prepare your meal in our fully stocked outdoor kitchen or dine at one of the many restaurants surrounding our camp. Experience St Lucia at its best.

All guests share the large kitchen which is fully equipped with gas stoves, hotplates and crockery. Wi-Fi access is available through the tented camp.
from R806

Elegant Lodge

Sleeps 19 in 12 rooms

Elegant lodge is situated in Pongola just off the N2 highway between Pretoria and Durban. It is the perfect stopover on your way to...
Elegant lodge is situated in Pongola just off the N2 highway between Pretoria and Durban. It is the perfect stopover on your way to Swaziland, Ponta do Oura in Mozambique, Sodwana bay or the north coast.

Located conveniently opposite the golf course in a quiet area, the upmarket double-storey guest house offers you secure parking, a lovely landscaped garden and twelve rooms with en-suite bathrooms.

We have two luxury rooms with a shower and a bath, as well as five double rooms and five single rooms. All the rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with DStv, air-conditioner, bar fridge, hairdryer, safe, a coffee station and Wi-Fi.

You can relax in the lounge watching TV, play pool or enjoy your own drinks at the bar. Unfortunately we are not licensed to sell liquor but you are most welcome to bring your own. Soft drinks are sold at the bar area. Breakfast can be enjoyed either inside or outside. We offer a three-course homecooked dinner on request.
from R690

The Guest House Pongola

18 Reviews
Sleeps 22 in 8 rooms

Our comfortable, 10-bedroom guest house is well positioned in a beautiful tropical garden, opposite the Rugby Club in Pongola and easily...
Our comfortable, 10-bedroom guest house is well positioned in a beautiful tropical garden, opposite the Rugby Club in Pongola and easily accessible from the N2.

You will find that our rooms are clean, spacious, and inviting, with access to 24-hour air-conditioning, DStv, flat screen TVs, and complimentary tea and coffee. All rooms have their own bathrooms and various options of showers or baths are available. We have additional beds and cots that convert any standard room into a family room for your peace of mind, and there is also ample secure gated parking, a children’s play area, and a sparkling swimming pool.

Our meals are hearty and home-cooked, and you can choose either a plated dinner in the dining room or a more relaxed braai on the patio, overlooking the pool and garden, while breakfasts are a full English breakfast treat.

While many of our guests are working reps, consultants, technical specialists on short project visits, or families en route to Mozambique, Swaziland, Kosi and Sodwana Bays, there are those guests who wish to linger, and for them there is much to do in and around the fertile Pongola Valley.

On a practical note, there is a well-equipped, modern hospital that is staffed with an experienced, professional and caring medical team, and the airport on the outskirts of town and can cater for most light aircrafts.

Come and enjoy the Pongola area from the peace and comfort of The Guest House Pongola.
from R690

iGwalagwala Guest House

2 Reviews
Sleeps 15 in 5 rooms

iGwalagwala Guest House is nestled in the unique little village of St Lucia, which is situated in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park at the...
iGwalagwala Guest House is nestled in the unique little village of St Lucia, which is situated in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park at the mouth of the St Lucia Estuary. The shores of the balmy Indian Ocean are only a ten minute walk from our front door.

Our double rooms have en-suite bathrooms and are equipped with fans or air-conditioning, hairdryers and tea and coffee-making facilities. We offer the option of a light breakfast buffet, a full English breakfast or self-catering facilities. We also provide a comfortable lounge and relaxing lawn area next to a sparkling pool with a gazebo and barbecue facilities. In addition, the guest house has secure access-controlled parking, and the beaches, shops and numerous restaurants are within walking distance.

We provide "owner-hospitality" with a wealth of information on the area to assist you in making the most of your stay with us. What makes us unique is that we will establish what your expectations of the area are, and then help you plan your stay to maximize this expectation. With our intimate knowledge of the entire country, we can also advise you on planning your complete trip free of charge.

The diversity and interconnected ecosystems ensure a one-stop destination for visitors looking for the most varied wildlife and outdoor experiences in the world. The iSimangaliso Wetland Park was declared South Africa's first World Heritage Site in 1999. It includes over 100 km of pristine coastline, stretching from St Lucia to the Mozambique border, and includes 38 000 hectares of lake, numerous islands and an estuary supporting a variety of habitats including the Lebombo Mountains, grasslands, forests, wetlands, mangroves and vegetated dunes, with magnificent beaches and coral reefs. This natural diversity creates an environment which is a birdwatcher’s dream, with more than 500 species to be found in the area.
from R920

Lodge Afrique

24 Reviews
Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

Lodge Afriquè is situated in the village of St Lucia, on a glorious stretch of coastline fringed with golden beaches and caressed by the...
Lodge Afriquè is situated in the village of St Lucia, on a glorious stretch of coastline fringed with golden beaches and caressed by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.

Lodge Afriquè is a bed and breakfast lodge offering eight free-standing, en-suite thatched units and can cater for up to 16 people at a time. The spacious chalets are situated in a tropical garden with a sparkling pool and each offers air-conditioning, a private outdoor shower and a patio.

All the chalets are connected to the central lodge by a raised wooden deck. The central lodge includes the breakfast area, bar, braai and leisure area, and is equipped with Satellite television and free Internet access. Secure parking is also provided.

This region, in the northeast of KwaZulu-Natal, is also known as the Elephant Coast; an astonishingly beautiful strip of land stretching some 220 km long and 70 km wide. Bound by mountains, the ocean and bushveld, the area holds many of nature's miracles and secrets and provides an unspoilt ecotourism playground with an untamed spirit.

Lake St Lucia is a 65 km long estuary system with a total area of 330 km. iSimangaliso Wetland Park, previously known as the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, was declared a World Heritage Site on 1 December 1999. With a surface area of 32 800 hectares, the park is considered the second largest in South Africa. The town of St Lucia has a vibrant holiday atmosphere with all the necessary amenities such as restaurants, curio shops and several tour operators.
from R1300

African Ambience Guesthouse

9 Reviews
Sleeps 22 in 7 rooms

Our guest house is designed to provide the comfort, space and privacy that one would expect from a...
Our guest house is designed to provide the comfort, space and privacy that one would expect from a 4 Star establishment. It is set in a lush, tropical garden that borders the nature reserve.

African Ambiance is surrounded by tranquil koi ponds and water features, creating the ideal ambience to relax. The thatched home has very spacious rooms with en-suite bathrooms, private entrances, patios, air- conditioning, safes and tea trays. The Honeymoon Room has a spa bath, TV and fridge.

Breakfast is served at leisure in the dining room or on the patio overlooking the rock pool. Delight in seeing antelope, squirrels, monkeys and birds. Dinner can be served on request and there are numerous restaurants within walking distance. We offer a laundry service and the hosts are dedicated to making their guest’s stay an unforgettable one.

Things to do in the area include Big 5 game viewing, night drives, kayaking and estuary boat cruises to view the crocs, hippos and birds. Guests can also enjoy snorkelling, fishing, horse riding, whale and turtle watching in season and off-road or self-drive experiences. There is a crocodile centre and a golf course, or guests can browse around the shops in the village.
from R990

Hlulala Guest House

3 Reviews
Sleeps 20 in 8 rooms

Nature lovers home from home. Our family friendly guesthouse with spacious rooms is more than enough. Be a guest in our house and...
Nature lovers home from home. Our family friendly guesthouse with spacious rooms is more than enough. Be a guest in our house and adventures area - with Game and Marine Reserves to feast from. Come rest your heart and rest your soul. Take your shoes of 'cause your home.

The last outpost for the restless wonderer; Big five feast for Marine and Game travelers; Bird watching accommodation; Safari's deep sea diving and fishing for action searching soul; Valsbaai fossils and wild cats all in a days work; beds for the wild at heart.
from R720

Serene-estate Guesthouse

1 Review
Sleeps 12 in 6 rooms

This Dutch-designed guest house is located at the border of the famous iSimangaliso Wetland Park where the gardens and park are completely...
This Dutch-designed guest house is located at the border of the famous iSimangaliso Wetland Park where the gardens and park are completely integrated. Guests can see a lot of animals such as bushbucks, red duikers, monkeys, mongooses and a variety of birds from the room terraces on the ground level. Even hippos and other nocturnal animals can been seen at night. The top rooms have beautiful views over the park and through to the ocean.

Facilities include lounge areas with reading tables, bookcases, coffee and tea facilities, soft drinks, adjoining terraces, a salt water pool with a martini deck and a private parking area. We also have credit card facilities, laundry services and excursion bookings. The Dutch-owned and managed guest house offers high quality and personalized service for a wonderful stay.
from R1590

St Lucia Wetlands Guesthouse

10 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 6 rooms

St. Lucia Wetlands Guesthouse is nestled between Lake St. Lucia and the warm Indian Ocean. This...
St. Lucia Wetlands Guesthouse is nestled between Lake St. Lucia and the warm Indian Ocean. This four star graded guest house offers six spacious guest rooms. While the hosts reside in an adjacent cottage on the premises and are available at all times by means of the in-house telephones located in each guest bedroom.

We serve scrumptious breakfasts in the dining room or on the patio overlooking the split-level swimming pool and the surrounding tropical garden. Guest facilities include a spacious lounge with DStv and a well-stocked bar and complimentary Wi-Fi connectivity. All major credit cards are welcome and there is secure parking on the premises.

Leisure options within easy reach include swimming in the warm Indian Ocean, authentic Zulu village tours, birdwatching, hiking, kayaking, horse riding; seasonal whale and turtle watching, and tranquil cruises to see hippopotamuses and crocodiles. Hluhluwe Umfolozi is one of the oldest game reserves in Africa. Here is where guests are likely to have rhino sightings. Several restaurants are in close proximity to the guest house.

Please Note: Children are welcomed in the family unit which is isolated from the other guest rooms.
from R950

Aber Jetz Guesthouse

17 Reviews
Sleeps 24 in 10 rooms

Aber Jetz Guesthouse is situated in the small town Pongola, on the main rout N2.  4 hrs drive from Johannesburg and 3 and a half hrs drive...
Aber Jetz Guesthouse is situated in the small town Pongola, on the main rout N2.  4 hrs drive from Johannesburg and 3 and a half hrs drive from Durban.  An ideal overnight stop for travellers to the Northern Natal coastal areas and Mozambique.



Enjoy a comfortable stay in a warm, friendly atmospfere with a guarantee of personal touch and safety.  The spacious, individually decorated rooms are air conditioned, serviced daily, tea/coffee trays and bath/shower en-suite and have TV with M-Net.  Other facilities include swimming pool, braai area, self catering kitchen,  as well as internet. 



Enjoy leisurely poolside breakfasts before setting out to explore the surroundings.  Supper can be enjoyed at our local restaurants. 



Pongola is also surrounded by game farms/reserves .  It's on the doorstep of the Jozini dam, famous for it's tiger fish.



Pongola offers: - An airfield, private hospital, restaurants, golf course and variety of shops.
from R800

Maputaland Guest House

10 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 6 rooms

Maputaland Guest House is set in the heart of the Isimangaliso Wetland Park and World Heritage Site. We have five air-conditioned bedrooms...
Maputaland Guest House is set in the heart of the Isimangaliso Wetland Park and World Heritage Site. We have five air-conditioned bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Relax in our tropical garden with a swimming pool and enjoy our world-renowned breakfasts and personal attention. Two rooms serve as family units that are perfect for small families.

Maputaland Guest House is the perfect launch pad for exploring the wetland park, beaches, reefs and big game reserves in the area. We are within walking distance of restaurants and the beach. Maputaland also specializes in tailor-made tours of KwaZulu-Natal, Swaziland and Mpumalanga. We speak German and English.
from R1220

Afrikhaya Guest House

13 Reviews
Sleeps 11 in 5 rooms

Come and experience African bush and the warm Indian Ocean in this Natural World Heritage Site. Afrikhaya Guest House offers you a stylish...
Come and experience African bush and the warm Indian Ocean in this Natural World Heritage Site. Afrikhaya Guest House offers you a stylish Afro-contemporary home set in a tropical garden with four elegantly furnished and air-conditioned guest rooms. All rooms have private entrances and patios, comfortable beds, en-suite bathrooms and genuinely warm hospitality in an upmarket African ambience.

Afrikhaya can be used as your base from which to explore the iSimangaliso Wetland Park which offers a variety of activities and tours. Guests can enjoy estuary boat cruises to see hippos and crocodiles, day and night game drives, kayaking, whale watching, turtle tours and hiking trails to name a few. Your hosts gladly advise and arrange all tours for you. A Big 5 safari in the world-famous Hluhluwe iMfolozi Game Reserve is only a 45-minute drive from St Lucia and an experience to remember.

We invite you to enjoy the bush and unspoilt beaches with us in this beautiful part of KwaZulu-Natal; also known as the Elephant Coast. Your hosts will welcome you in English, Dutch or German.
from R990

Santa Lucia Guest House

5 Reviews
Sleeps 17 in 6 rooms

Santa Lucia Bed and Breakfast is a Mediterranean-style home set in a tranquil tropical garden with a swimming pool.

There are...
Santa Lucia Bed and Breakfast is a Mediterranean-style home set in a tranquil tropical garden with a swimming pool.

There are comfortable and spacious bedrooms, some with doors leading to the garden and swimming pool. Our superb breakfasts include fresh tropical fruit. We offer off-street parking for guests’ vehicles.

This unique heritage site is close to the Hluhluwe Umfolozi National Park. Enjoy secluded beaches with high coastal dunes and boat cruises on Lake St Lucia to view hippos and crocodiles. Guests can enjoy whale and turtle watching in season. We speak German and offer credit card facilities.
from R990
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St Lucia Kingfisher Lodge

8 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 6 rooms

Suite 5   St Lucia Kingfisher Lodge is a grand old Colonial homestead offering luxury bed and breakfast accommodation. Resting peacefully on the...
St Lucia Kingfisher Lodge is a grand old Colonial homestead offering luxury bed and breakfast accommodation. Resting peacefully on the banks of the majestic St Lucia Estuary, the lodge boasts a tranquil escape from busy city life.

The lodge features seven luxury air-conditioned suites, each with its own private patio overlooking the tropical estate. The rooms are furnished with pure Egyptian cotton linen of high quality and ceiling-draped mosquito nets. Guests can enjoy a leisurely breakfast on the patio overlooking the estuary. The house has a warm feel, with a comfortable lounge area and reading corner for guests' enjoyment.

In addition, the property offers a massive garden, a swimming pool and a private jetty that leads onto the estuary. There are also a number of animals on the property including, hippos, leopards and honey badgers, as well as 240 bird species that have been recorded.

St Lucia is a community on its own, separated from the mainland, creating a secluded retreat. The area offers an abundance of activities for those more on the adventurous side, including horse riding on the beach, kayaking through the hippo and crocodile infested waters, or scuba diving. For the more relaxed individual, birding safaris by vehicle, bicycle or on foot can be arranged.
from R840

Whalesong St Lucia

36 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 5 rooms

Whalesong St Lucia is a private and modern home that is centrally situated in the village of St Lucia. It is within walking distance of the...
Whalesong St Lucia is a private and modern home that is centrally situated in the village of St Lucia. It is within walking distance of the beach, shops and restaurants.

Stunning bird life and gardens enjoy the nearby and local attractions of the Hluhluwe and Umfolozi game reserves. We offer luxury rooms with en-suite bathrooms and tea and coffee station. There is DStv in the lounge and all the rooms are air-conditioned.
from R980

African Dreamz Guest House

Sleeps 14 in 6 rooms

African Dreamz Guest House is set in a tropical garden bordering the iSimangaliso Wetland Park...
African Dreamz Guest House is set in a tropical garden bordering the iSimangaliso Wetland Park nature reserve, in the village of St Lucia. African Dreamz Guest House is designed to provide guests with comfort, space and privacy to ensure relaxation and a pleasant stay.

The guest house offers guests a choice of staying in one of four Luxury Rooms with or without patios, a Family Room and a standard Double Room. All the rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with a safe for valuables, hairdryers, mosquito nets and hospitality trays. The rooms have en-suite bathrooms with showers only. The Luxury Rooms are furnished with twin beds that can be converted into king-size beds, while the Double Room is furnished with a double bed. The Family Room consists of two rooms and is furnished with a king-size bed and two single beds.

Guests can enjoy delicious breakfasts with fresh fruit, cereals, bread, butter, jam, cheese, muffins, yoghurt, fruit juice and tea and coffee every morning. For dinner there are numerous restaurants in the village which is within walking distance. Guests can relax in the spacious lounge or around the swimming pool while listening to the birds.
from R790

Avalone Guest House

8 Reviews
Sleeps 23 in 10 rooms

Avalone Guest house offers homely comforts and warm hospitality in the picturesque village of St Lucia which borders the iSimangaliso...
Avalone Guest house offers homely comforts and warm hospitality in the picturesque village of St Lucia which borders the iSimangaliso Wetland Park.

Our comfortable bedrooms have air-conditioning, fridges, hairdryers and tea trays. Breakfast is served on the patio overlooking the pool in the tropical garden bordering the nature reserve, and we provide secure parking. Children are welcome; please request rates for children under the age of 13 and sharing with parents.

Beaches, snorkelling, hiking, fishing and golf courses are nearby. The area also offers seasonal whale- and turtle watching.
from R990

Ama Zulu Guesthouse & Safaris

2 Reviews
Sleeps 13 in 5 rooms

Ama Zulu Guesthouse & Safaris is in the heart of Hluhluwe on the beautiful untamed Elephant Coast...
Ama Zulu Guesthouse & Safaris is in the heart of Hluhluwe on the beautiful untamed Elephant Coast in KwaZulu Natal. This newly renovated house offers comfortable accommodation in a relaxing atmosphere and at affordable rates. The tastefully furnished and decorated bedrooms all have private entrances, en-suite bathrooms and are equipped with coffee and tea-making facilities, a bar fridge and colour TV with M-Net.

Continental or full English breakfasts are served daily. Dinners are available upon request. Guests are welcome to relax in the courtyard or by the pool and Jacuzzi area and enjoy the fresh air and sunny skies. Braai/ barbecue facilities are available for guests to enjoy. Laundry services are available and children are most welcome.

This Guesthouse's greatest asset is its ideal situation between the world-renowned Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve and the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park where the untamed wildlife and marine reserves meet; creating an eco-system of unparalleled bio-diversity. Ama Zulu Guesthouse is also within easy reach of Sodwana Bay, St Lucia, Cape Vidal, Lake Sibaya, Mkuze Game Reserve as well as Ndumo Game Reserve, Tembe Elephant Park and Lake Josini.

The safari company, "umHluhluwe Safaris", arranges three, six and nine hour safaris into the game reserve. Champagne breakfasts, bush braais, lunch packs as well as picnics in the park can also be arranged upon request. Qualified field guides will take you on safari in comfortable, modern open game-drive vehicles.
from R600

Somkhanda Game Reserve

Sleeps 25 in 9 rooms

Somkhanda Game Reserve offers a variety of accommodation options, such as the Kudu Bushlodge, Scotia Camp and the Self-catering Chalets....
Somkhanda Game Reserve offers a variety of accommodation options, such as the Kudu Bushlodge, Scotia Camp and the Self-catering Chalets. Each accommodation type gives campers a true taste of the reserve, its surrounding and its wildlife.

The Kudu Bushlodge is ideal for groups as it consist of a deluxe, a family and a double suite. The units have open-plan kitchens, lounge areas and entertainment facilities. It has a swimming pool, a must for Zululand summers.

Scotia Camp is a 20-bed tented camp, situated beneath a Scotia tree overlooking a seasonal riverbed. There are three newly built Self-Catering Chalets, fitted with a fridge and freezer, gas cooker and a microwave. Guests have a well-appointed braai area and has access to the swimming pool.

Somkhanda Game Reserve is a 12000-hectare private reserve. It is located in the vast biodiverse area of Zululand KwaZulu-Natal.
from R1700

Mtuba Manor Guesthouse

3 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 7 rooms

Mtuba Manor is a stylish guesthouse surrounded by a flourishing sub-tropical garden with abundant bird life and a sparkling pool....
Mtuba Manor is a stylish guesthouse surrounded by a flourishing sub-tropical garden with abundant bird life and a sparkling pool. Accommodation is offered in seven, fully serviced, en-suite guest rooms, featuring luxurious finishing's as well as air-conditioning for relief from the hot Zululand summers.

Being situated in Mtubatuba, we are conveniently placed halfway between the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve and the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, formerly known as the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park, a World Heritage Site. Come and experience the African Safari, beautiful coastline and rich Zulu culture, all within a half hours drive of Mtuba Manor Guesthouse.

For birding enthusiasts, the area is well known for it's bird-life. Some of the rarer offerings include the Palmnut Vulture, Red-chested Bee-eater, and the Plum Coloured Starling- all of which have been spotted from the gardens of Mtuba Manor. The weather is suitable for year-round visits, bearing in mind that the summer season is the rainy season.

We offer luxurious, comfortable and safe- bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of Zululand. Relax in our lush gardens, or take a short trip to the pristine beaches of St. Lucia and Cape Vidal. Safari in the nearby Hluhluwe-iMfolozi game reserve- where you may be lucky enough to see the big five. We own and manage our guesthouse personally, and we strive to offer service of the highest quality. Your comfort is our priority.
from R900
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