Centraly situated in a scenic environment approximately 30 min drive from; St Lucia Wetlands Park, Mapelane Beach,Lake St Lucia (Africa’s largest Estuary),Richards Bay Airport,iSimangaliso Wetland Park (SA first Natural World Heritage Site),World Renowned iMfolozi/Hluhluwe Game Reserve
Umfolozi River Lodge & Bird Park is an ideal opportunity for you to break away from the busy everyday life and for the businessman.
Situated on 4 hectares of forested hillside overlooking the Umfolozi flood plain next to a private game reserve,
Umfolozi River Lodge is the ideal getaway for both the businessman and
family alike, while the location, approximately 30 minutes from St Lucia,
the Richards Bay airport, Mapelane beach and the world- renowned
Imfolozi / Hluhluwe Game Reserve makes it the perfect base from which
to explore all that Zululand has to offer.
Sip on an ice cold beverage of your choice before treating your tastebuds to a delectable light meal chosen from our large selection of delicious dishes to be enjoyed in our cosy, restaurant.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll in serene surroundings or retire to your ethnic inspired bedroomwith DSTV. With a range of activities to choose
from, there is sure to be something to suit everyone, from the thrill seeker to the stressed executive wanting to unwind.
The Umfolozi River Lodge is based only a half an hour drive from some of the most challenging and vegetated 4x4 areas in South Africa. There are obstacles and hills with difficulty levels ranging from 1 to 6, where you can put your vehicle to the ultimate test, whether you get a thrill from driving up hills or very steep down hills - we do trips for the whole family or for advanced drivers. We will take a break with a braai at a spot where breathtaking views, such as whales passing in season, can be enjoyed over the ocean and indigenous coastal forest.
If arranged, a friendly guide will be able to supply you with anything from
drinks, food, professional advice to recovery assistance. Come in your
own vehicle or let us drive you. This adventure is highly recommended for team building and will be an experience not forgotten soon.
Our overnight camping facilities consist of 8camp sites all equipped with
water and electrical points.