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About Bushbaby Lodge and Camping

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.


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Guests in the chalets with communal bathrooms must provide their own towels. Rates are available on a bed and breakfast basis or a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.

Availability and pricing

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  • Caravan and Camping Sites Sleeps 6 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 20 The campsites are equipped with electrical points and water, and the two clean ablution blocks offer showers and baths.... see more Features:  Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering
    from R240 For 2 guests
    • Rooms Adults
      • Chalets with Communal Ablutions Sleeps 2 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 7 These chalets each contain a double bed or twin single beds and a patio. These chalets share the ablution facilities... see more Features:  Twin beds, Double beds, Shared bathroom, Balcony/patio, No Smoking in Rooms
        from R520 For 2 guests
        • Rooms Adults
          • Chalets with Bathroom Sleeps 2 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 7 These chalets each contain either a double bed or twin single beds, a private bathroom and a patio. Features:  Twin beds, Double beds, Private bathroom, Balcony/patio, No Smoking in Rooms
            from R740 For 2 guests
            • Rooms Adults

              Reviews for Bushbaby Lodge and Camping

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              Richard Hubbard
              05 February 2018

              well worth the visit i will be going back

              Michelle Duncan
              29 November 2017

              I really enjoyed the setting - it was beautiful!!!

              Norma Payn
              13 November 2017

              Our hosts were more than helpful and made our stay a pleasure. The only thing that can be improved would be the pillows and mattresses.

              Ronald Hoogendoorn
              11 October 2017

              We had a great time at Bushbaby Lodge and Camping. The (Dutch) host were very hospitable. The lodge was fine, and with enough space. It is located in a quiet area, between Hluhluwe en St. Lucia. It has everything you need, every night you can have a delicious dinner in the park's restaurant. Before that, they feed the bushbaby's, which is also very nice!

              Darren Richter
              06 October 2017

              Loved the peaceful atmosphere and birds around in particular.Simple provision of supplies for my time made it more comfortable...thank you!!

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              Bushbaby Lodge and Camping Map

              Bushbaby Lodge and Camping is 4.7km from the centre of Hluhluwe , the nearest airport 97.5km (Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport).
              *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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