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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

Leopard Walk Lodge

50 Reviews
Sleeps 15 in 6 rooms

Your Visit to Leopard Walk Lodge will bring you to one of South Africa’s most spectacular eco-tourism regions, The Elephant Coast of...
Your Visit to Leopard Walk Lodge will bring you to one of South Africa’s most spectacular eco-tourism regions, The Elephant Coast of Zululand, on the North East Coast of South Africa. "home to a wide variety of wildlife including zebra, nyala, impala"During your adventure safari stay you will experience a wonderful ambience of peace and tranquility. Nestled on the edge of rare sand forest habitat in Suni-Ridge Private Wildlife Reserve, an unforgettable opportunity of being really close to nature awaits all who visit. You will enjoy unique opportunities to observe and photograph a wide variety of wild animals. The Reserve is home to numerous red data species of mammal and other wildlife and an amazing number of more than 320 bird species. You may wish to venture to the nearby World Natural Heritage Site, The Greater Saint Lucia Wetland Park , where five distinct ecosystems meet to form a wonderland of ecological diversity to be found no where else in South Africa. In the north of the park, the warm sea, lush forests on tall dunes, long unspoilt sandy beaches and coral reefs of the marine reserve at Sodwana Bay, are reputed to be some of the best in the World. Nearby venues provide all encompassing experiences of the African traditional way of life. Age old manufacturing traditions are carried out by kraal residence and vibrant Zulu dancing brings close to heart the spirit of the beat of Africa. At Leopard Walk Lodge guests can relax in well appointed “out of Africa” accommodation which is situated at the edge of a unique sand forest. All rooms and are furnished comfortably with bathrooms ensuite and the forest lodge has an out door Jacuzzi where in the evening you may relax under the dazzling stars which are so close that you may wish to touch them Enjoy delicious South African cuisine during meals at the lounge and dining facility overlooking the waterhole where animals are to be observed whilst they come to drink. Tales and experiences of the day will be exchanged over cocktails at the relaxing Trackers Rest Bar. In the early morning a spectacular view of sunrise, or in the evening the majestic sight of the full moon rising over the African bush will be an unforgettable experience to be enjoyed from Moonrise Deck.
from R740
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St Lucia Kingfisher Lodge

9 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 6 rooms

May savings   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 R1100

Bushbaby Lodge and Camping

20 Reviews
Sleeps 148 in 34 rooms

Bushbaby Lodge offers chalets and campsites in a lush garden of indigenous trees and is the perfect...
Bushbaby Lodge offers chalets and campsites in a lush garden of indigenous trees and is the perfect breakaway in the heart of the Elephant Coast. In a picturesque tropical garden under the shade of enormous indigenous trees, you can enjoy South African hospitality at its best. Treat yourself to traditional home cooking, or make use of the equipped communal kitchen and cater for yourself. Enjoy leisurely walks while viewing the rich birdlife and game of the area. Our accommodation comprises of seven chalets with private bathrooms, seven chalets with shared ablutions, and 20 caravan and camping sites under the shade of indigenous trees on grass. The campsites are equipped with electrical points and water, and the two clean ablution blocks offer showers and baths. There are two communal kitchens and a braai area for guests' use. The lodge also offers a lounge and bar area with DStv as well as a sparkling swimming pool. We are only 20 minutes away from the Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve and various exciting activities can be organized in the area.
from R240

Royal Thonga Safari Lodge

1 Review
Sleeps 32 in 14 rooms

Royal Thonga Safari Lodge is the culmination of a dream of the local Tembe community and private...
Royal Thonga Safari Lodge is the culmination of a dream of the local Tembe community and private investors to create a natural paradise for visitors to this unique reserve. The lodge is architecturally designed to emulate the local Tonga building style, and each of the fourteen chalets is uniquely positioned to offer guests total privacy and luxurious comfort within a sand forest in Tembe Elephant Park. Natural materials and timber give a warm organic ambience and invite the outdoors in; all rooms are appointed with quality furnishings, and bathrooms come complete with an indoor and private outdoor shower for those whom enjoy immersing themselves in their surroundings in rare solitude and perfect tranquillity. A comfortable three and a half hour’s drive from King Shaka International Airport, and on the doorstep of Southern Mozambique’s decadent beaches, Tembe Elephant Park is renowned as a unique and unforgettable location, and one of the few remaining wilderness areas in Southern Africa. This Big 5 reserve, set in an area of sand forests, pans and wetlands in northern Thongaland, falls within a transition area between tropical and sub-tropical forms, and is therefore home to a great diversity of vegetation; with this diversity of habitats Tembe is home to a spectacular variety of animals and birds. The eHlatini restaurant at Masizwane Lodge focuses on creating innovative and delicious meals by combining traditional European-style cuisine infused with a local twist, and avails of a fully stocked wine cellar offering fine South African wines. The main lodge building houses the restaurant and a comfortable lounge area, where guests can sit back and enjoy a chilled glass of wine while watching birds flocking to the birdbath in front of the lounge deck, or just relax after a long day’s activities. The restaurant serves al fresco lunches and set dinners, either seated in the restaurant or in the Boma area under a million African stars. Fine meals are prepared with fresh ingredients, and are often infused with local flavours to create unique and tantalizing dishes. The reception area avails of a fully stocked curio shop, displaying goods and handmade artefacts which are produced by the local communities.
from R1850

Shemula Lodge

5 Reviews
Sleeps 62 in 19 rooms

Shemula Lodge is situated in the tranquility of the Maputaland bush. The lodge offers accommodation in small Chalets, Rondavels and...
Shemula Lodge is situated in the tranquility of the Maputaland bush. The lodge offers accommodation in small Chalets, Rondavels and Campsites. The lodge is isolated, yet it offers modern comforts and a relaxing environment. Each Chalet has an en-suite bathroom, electricity and fresh drinking water. The Rondavels and Campsites share a large ablution block with warm water showers. Breakfast and a light lunch are available on request. There is a bar facility and conference room on request. Guests can enjoy relaxing by the swimming pool near the Campsites. The location of the lodge offers plenty of activities; Tembe Elephant Park is home to the last of the free-ranging elephants and is only 15 km away. The Ndumo Game Reserve is only 17 km away and it offers a large number of birds.
from R160

Rosegarden Guesthouse

22 Reviews
Sleeps 42 in 16 rooms

Rosegarden Guesthouse is a peaceful and intimate guesthouse with a “home away from home” atmosphere. Nestled in a tranquil and safe...
Rosegarden Guesthouse is a peaceful and intimate guesthouse with a “home away from home” atmosphere. Nestled in a tranquil and safe environment, this is an absolute must to stop over. The guesthouse is situated near Pongola on the N2 road between Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. We provide 12 private air-conditioned rooms with en-suite bathrooms, a TV and a bar fridge. Some of our regular guests make use of our main guesthouse for bigger groups or a family. Facilities available within a 6 km range include restaurants and fuel stations, bird viewing, conference centres, a nine-hole golf course, squash, bowls and tennis. Pongola is on the Kingfisher Tourism Route and hosts a broad spectrum of activities like tiger fishing at the Jozini Dam, game viewing at Ithala Game Reserve, bass fishing and lots more. For a peaceful and quiet holiday, visit us and enjoy a walk in our garden with roses, orchids, cycads and many more. Guests are coming back time and again for our famous breakfast and farm-style cooking. We hope to meet you soon. Rooms are available now with DStv compact.
from R700

Wendy's Country Lodge

17 Reviews
Sleeps 18 in 8 rooms

Wendy’s Country Lodge is a 4 star lodge situated in the heart of Zululand Mtubatuba which is the gateway to the Isimangaliso Wetlands and...
Wendy’s Country Lodge is a 4 star lodge situated in the heart of Zululand Mtubatuba which is the gateway to the Isimangaliso Wetlands and the Hluhluwe/Imfolozi Game Parks. Wendy’s Lodge is the most central to stay, if wishing to visit these wonderful and interesting places. Visit Wendy’s and enjoy peace and tranquility in our tropical paradise with a heated pool for the cold months. Relax in beautifully decorated rooms with air-conditioning, tea trays and views of the garden. We cater for newly weds in romantic honeymoon suites and families in our comfortable garden unit. Enjoy a hearty English breakfast and a delicious three course dinner served every night except for Sundays. We have wireless Internet facilities and satellite TV. The lodge offers game drives into the Hluhluwe/Imfolozi Game Parks. Experience a breakfast in the bush, whilst enjoying great viewing, magnificent scenery and the Big 5. All meals, refreshments, and gate entrance fees are included. Bookings for boat cruises on the lake and many other activities birding, Zulu craft market in the area can be arranged from the lodge. Transfers from the Durban and Richards bay airports can be arranged from our front desk. Explore unspoilt beauty of the Zulu Kingdom. We have a security guard at the gate 24 hours plus cameras.
from R1040

Ndumu River Lodge

6 Reviews
Sleeps 46 in 22 rooms

This is one of the few destinations where a visitor can see the big 5 at a game reserve and within a short half hour's drive be able to...
This is one of the few destinations where a visitor can see the big 5 at a game reserve and within a short half hour's drive be able to watch dolphins and whales. There is a variety of excellent accommodation to suit every pocket and a holiday to the Elephant Coast will be enjoyed by everyone from adventure lovers to those who just want to escape to the bush and commune with nature. Dense evergreen forests of towering fig trees stand in a lush undergrowth of ferns and wild orchids hanging from the trees. Palm savannahs with thousands of wild date and lala palms dot the white sand of the undulating landscape. Swamp forests with large raffias and tangled masses of greenery that are home to myriads of exquisite birds and behind them mountainous sand dunes that appear to shift with the sighing of gentle winds. Ndumu River Lodge is located in a diverse ecosystem that traverses from the Lebombo Mountains neighboring Swaziland to the Laquit Sand Forests of the Mozambique boundary. Ndumu River Lodge offers air conditioned en-suite rooms and self catering units. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner in our restaurant. Forming part of the North western route of the elephant coast, Ndumu River Lodge is only 500 km from Johanesburg and 450 km from Durban. Guests are able to fly directly to Richards Bay and journey northwards on the N2 to Ndumo River Lodge. The park also supports the Lion, Buffalo, Leopard, Rhino, Giraffe along with the Suni deer which are found exclusively in the Laquati Sand Forest.
from R590
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Umfolozi River Lodge and Bird Park

8 Reviews
Sleeps 40 in 11 rooms

Valentine Weekend specials   Situated in a tranquil, scenic environment with its spectacular variety of birds, Umfolozi River...
Situated in a tranquil, scenic environment with its spectacular variety of birds, Umfolozi River Lodge is situated on 25 hectares of land, which borders a private game reserve and is approximately 30 minutes from St Lucia world heritage site, Richards Bay international airport, Mapelane beach and the world-renowned Umfolozi / Hluhluwe Game Reserve. Umfolozi River Lodge and Bird Park is an ideal opportunity to escape from busy everyday life. Enjoy a variety of light meals and beverages at our restaurant. Allow us to plan your day with boat tours on Lake St. Lucia, Game drives, horse Trails, whale watching, kayaking safaris, cultural village, deep sea fishing and a choice of three golf courses nearby. Along the natural and unspoilt coastline, golden beaches stretch as far as the eye can see, lapped by warm blue waters from the Indian Ocean and bounded by the world's highest vegetated sand dunes. Whales and schools of dolphins frequent this spectacular coastline, also the natural breeding habitat for the leather back and loggerhead turtles. These waters are renowned for big game fishing and the much sought after marlin are landed here. The warm Mozambique current attracts a kaleidoscope of colourful tropical fish that feed off coral reefs.
from R770

Kastelein Guest House

Sleeps 7 in 3 rooms

Kastelein offers bed and breakfast accommodation to guests visiting this scenic part of KwaZulu-Natal. The charming colonial style building...
Kastelein offers bed and breakfast accommodation to guests visiting this scenic part of KwaZulu-Natal. The charming colonial style building is situated close to the N2 highway, midway between Durban and Johannesburg. Kastelein is newly built and immaculate, small and never crowded, quiet and relaxed, charming and distinguished, and offers excellent value for money for the more discerning guest. There are four uniquely decorated guest rooms, all of which have en-suite bathrooms, air-conditioning, DStv, a kitchenette and a comfortable sitting area.
from R900

Mvubu River Lodge

3 Reviews
Sleeps 22 in 11 rooms

Mvubu River Lodge is situated within the Pongola Game Reserve, in Northern Zululand. The lodge is set on a hillside overlooking the...
Mvubu River Lodge is situated within the Pongola Game Reserve, in Northern Zululand. The lodge is set on a hillside overlooking the Pongola River as it lazily meanders towards the Pongolapoort Dam. We cater for the discerning nature lover. The Mvubu accommodation consists of twin and double thatched chalets, all with air-conditioning and verandas. The chalets have views of the river with basking crocodiles, hippo and water birds. Cool off on those hot Zululand days in the lodge’s private swimming pool and enjoy a drink at the Hippo Hole, our fully licensed bar. Our rates include dinner, bed and breakfast or brunch, teas and coffees. Cuisine is typically South African with a variety of venison dishes prepared and presented in the boma or the open-plan dining area overlooking the river.
from R1990

Thobeka Backpackers

2 Reviews
Sleeps 62 in 18 rooms

Thobeka Backpackers is an authentic backpackers located in Kosi Bay. This is a bush-style lodge situated close to beautiful beaches, game...
Thobeka Backpackers is an authentic backpackers located in Kosi Bay. This is a bush-style lodge situated close to beautiful beaches, game parks and lakes. This backpackers offers self-catering accommodation and camping in true African style. There are dormitories, twin, double, and family rooms and a cottage. Each room is connected by a wooden walkway that leads to fully fitted kitchens, hot showers and toilets, and a swimming pool. Guests can socialise in the bar area or lounge by the swimming pool. The fish from Kosi Bay Mouth can be cooked over the open fire and in the winter around the boma. Other activities include cruises, snorkelling and fishing.
from R360

Nhlambanyathi Lodge

3 Reviews
Sleeps 22 in 8 rooms

Nhlambanyathi Lodge is located within a tranquil environment in Sodwana Bay that will capture your heart. At Nhlambanyathi Lodge we feel...
Nhlambanyathi Lodge is located within a tranquil environment in Sodwana Bay that will capture your heart. At Nhlambanyathi Lodge we feel that it is important that guests experience the serenity and peace of Sodwana in the same way we experience it. Guests will feel as if the are in the bush, yet still close to the sea. Accommodation is offered in log cabins, with bedding provided. The communal kitchen is fully equipped with braai and freezing facilities, while the clean ablution blocks consist of showers, basins and toilets. We can offer catering by prior arrangement and for fishermen we can supply a boat pack to take with on the boat. Dinners are served in the camp. If you enjoy scuba diving, we work with highly professional dive charters to ensure our clients get the best dives possible. Lake Sibaya is the largest freshwater lake in South Africa and there are 18 species of fish that have been recorded in the lake, five of which have marine origins. There are also a large number of crocodiles and hippos. Thembe Elephant Park has more than 200 indigenous elephants and day and night game drives and guided walks are available in the unspoilt Big 5 reserve.
from R440

Ingwenya Lodge

35 Reviews
Sleeps 30 in 6 rooms

The lodge's name Ingwenya derives from the Zulu word for crocodile. It was quite logical to choose a name that is indigenous to Zululand in...
The lodge's name Ingwenya derives from the Zulu word for crocodile. It was quite logical to choose a name that is indigenous to Zululand in this first World Heritage Site of South Africa. Ingwenya Lodge is situated on the outskirts of the residential area and the property borders the nature reserve. The surroundings are very peaceful and hippos often graze at the entrance of the lodge during the night. The self-catering units are named after the five rivers of the St Lucia Estuary. Facilities include a swimming pool, air-conditioning in all rooms, Wi-Fi Internet, additional freezing facilities, DStv decoders, safes and a hiking trail that starts from the premises. The units are serviced daily and guests are required to bring their own smart cards for DStv.
from R700
Emdoneni Lodge is a proud nominee in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2015. If you ever dreamt of...
Emdoneni Lodge is a proud nominee in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2015. If you ever dreamt of getting close to nature, interacting with tame cats like Cheetah, Emdoneni Lodge is the place to visit. Situated in the heart of Zululand and the newly proclaimed St Lucia World Heritage Site. Emdoneni Lodge with Animal Care and Rehab Centre is situated on a small game farm, with sand forest vegetation. Walk with the wildlife including Impala, Nyala, Grey Duiker and other antelope. Birdlife is abundant. Approximately a two hour drive from Durban and a five hour drive from Johannesburg. Only four hours drive from the Kruger National Park via Swaziland and 30 minutes from the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve and Lake St Lucia. Accommodation is in the form of three Rondavels and 40 Chalets. Our accommodation offers intimacy and comfort and is set in a lovely well-maintained garden with swimming pool and braai/ barbeque facilities. Emdoneni Lodge with Animal Care and Rehab Centre prides itself on the quality and personal services to our guests, and offers a Dinner, Bed and Breakfast or Bed and Breakfast rate, which enable guests to sample the delights of true South African cuisine. You will also have the opportunity to view and photograph Cheetahs and Serval Cats with an informative talk by a guide at the Emdoneni Cheetah and Serval Breeding Project. The centre focuses on four different species; the Cheetah, Serval, African Wild Cat and the Caracal. Daily tours with informational talk are available on request. Complimentary tours are provided to guests residing at the lodge on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.
from R2728

Umziki Chalets

1 Review
Sleeps 26 in 7 rooms

Umziki Chalets are situated on a hill with a view of the Jozini Pongolapoort dam. The camp consists of seven chalets, all of which are...
Umziki Chalets are situated on a hill with a view of the Jozini Pongolapoort dam. The camp consists of seven chalets, all of which are air-conditioned, with a private shower and toilet. Each chalet is equipped with a fridge and kettle, and coffee and tea are provided. The chalets are also serviced daily. All accommodation is self-catering and the camp has a fully equipped central kitchen and dining area with DStv. For outdoor cooking and socializing, there is a boma area as well as a swimming pool with deck for guests' use. Catering for a minimum of four guests or more can be arranged on request and wood and ice are available to purchase at the camp. Access to the dam is through Nkonkoni Fishing Camp, by prior arrangement.
from R900

Kingfisher - Manzini

2 Reviews
Sleeps 5 in 2 rooms

Kingfisher is a part of the Manzini Chalets. It is a self-catering chalet and is a short walk from the jetty. Here, guests can go fishing...
Kingfisher is a part of the Manzini Chalets. It is a self-catering chalet and is a short walk from the jetty. Here, guests can go fishing or take a relaxing river cruise where they can spot hippos or fish eagles. This chalet has two bedrooms. The lounge area has a double bed and a double sleeper couch. DStv is available on request. The kitchen is fully equipped for all of your self-catering needs. There is also a veranda with a braai area. The chalet is serviced daily from Monday through to Saturday. The property is perfect for long walks and there are additional braai facilities in the garden. There is a swimming pool to use at your leisure and parking is available on the property.
from R750

The Fever Tree Guest House

5 Reviews
Sleeps 12 in 5 rooms

The Fever Tree Guest House is set on the edge of Hluhluwe in the heart of Zululand, in northern...
The Fever Tree Guest House is set on the edge of Hluhluwe in the heart of Zululand, in northern KwaZulu-Natal. This small town is situated between iSimangaliso Wetland Park and Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve. Our name was inspired by the beautiful fever trees that are so much part of this area. On this property, where everything that grows is either indigenous or edible, we offer a service that combines comfort and style with an ecological consciousness. At The Fever Tree, we offer four creatively decorated rooms with beautifully fitted en-suite bathrooms. This guest house with the customary coffee and tea making facilities and an earthy-African ambience that will make your stay here close to perfect. All rooms have remote controlled televisions with six television channels, including M-Net and selected DStv channels, ceiling fans, air-conditioning and towels are provided. Three rooms have private entrances and a small kitchenette. Guests have free use of the splash pool. Our dining and reception room rooms opens on to the beautiful garden and swimming pool, while the lounge and other rooms have a view of the front garden. Birdlife is abundant, so bring along your binoculars and you could well be rewarded with some wonderful sightings.
from R700

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 R700
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