Properties in KwaZulu Natal
Makakatana Bay Lodge
Makakatana Bay Lodge, named after a Zulu Chief, is the only privately-owned and owner-managed game lodge within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience this magnificent area from the comfort of the spacious rooms, set on raised decks within the wilderness of the game park.
Ghost Mountain Inn
At the foot of the legendary Ghost Mountain in Mkuze, northern KwaZulu Natal lies the privately owned 4-star Ghost Mountain Inn. This intimate and beautiful hotel is the ideal location from which to explore the array of wildlife and coastal reserves in Maputaland and the Elephant Coast. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the abundance of wildlife and the scenic splendors of this rich and diverse region during game drives, guided walks and boat cruises in the company of knowledgeable rangers.
The award-winning Beverly Hills hotel, which is one of Tsogo Sun’s prestigious properties and is set in Umhlanga, opened her doors 50 years ago and has since been considered one of Durban’s finest accommodation destinations by discerning travellers.
The Oyster Box
Situated overlooking the historical and famous landmark, the Umhlanga lighthouse, The Oyster Box has long been one of South Africa’s best-loved and most distinguished hotels, which occupies a special place in the hearts of the countless guests who have enjoyed its warmth, caring service and relaxed elegance since it first opening in 1947.
Cathedral Peak Hotel
Set in a World Heritage Site, this renowned family hotel offers luxurious accommodation, superb cuisine and warm hospitality. A host of activities include golf, horse riding, helicopter flips, quad and mountain bikes, and free daily guided walks with unrivalled access to the Drakensberg Mountains.
Established to protect the previously endangered white rhino, now numbering over 1000 in the park, Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve is a triumph of conservation efforts. Celebrate this legacy in exclusive luxury at Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge – the only private lodge in the reserve – offering exceptional safari experiences in the heart of Big 5 territory. 18 well appointed, air-conditioned rooms nestle on a ridge, each with their own private deck giving expansive and uninterrupted views of the reserve.
Fugitives Drift Lodge
The spectacular Fugitives’ Drift Lodge overlooks both Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, and includes the site where Lieutenants Melvill and Coghill lost their lives attempting to save the Queen’s Colour. The Lodge has spacious and luxurious en-suite cottages which all have private verandas and broad views over the plains flanking the Buffalo River Gorge. The Lodge has a swimming pool set in colourful, well established gardens
Hluhluwe River Lodge
Idyllically situated overlooking the Hluhluwe River flood plain, Hluhluwe River Lodge offers eight luxurious, thatched, A-frame double chalets and is ideally located for visitors looking for a comfortable and exclusive base from which to explore the world-renowned game parks of northern Zululand. As well as guided walking trails and bird watching excursions you can join guided open-vehicle game drives.
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is surrounded by crystal clear rivers, towering mountains and magnificent scenery, and offers stunning food, a legendary approach to décor and personal attention. All rooms have a magnificent view across the water to the mountains and the region offers trout fishing, horse riding, hiking, birding and swimming in the crystal clear mountain streams with rock pools and waterfalls.