Mkuze Falls Game Lodge
Mkuze Falls Game Lodge is beautifully located along the northern bank of the Mkuze River, in the heart of Zululand, overlooking the spectacular Mkuze waterfall and with views dominated by Shambe and Mahlangosi mountains. The lodge features nine luxuriously appointed thatched chalets, accommodating eighteen guests in utmost comfort and style.
Magnificent views from the private verandah of each chalet. Enjoy the atmosphere of one of the nicest areas in South Africa in ultimate privacy.
The central lodge complex includes a tastefully furnished lounge, bar and restaurant. Meals may be served at the lounge viewing deck, the indoor dining area, the traditional boma during Zulu dancing or on request at your room.
The secluded plunge-pool and outside shower for each chalet are completely private and shielded form the adjacent accommodation by thick indigenous vegetation.
Each chalet is appointed with:
Viewing deck. Mini bar. Telephone. Safe. Overhead fan. Air-conditioning. Mosquito nets. En-suite facilities with bath & toilet. Plunge pool. Outside shower.
Wild and Bird-Life of Mkuze Falls Game Reserve
The Mkuze Falls Game Reserve is host to an impressive variety of wildlife. Game drives in the Reserve conducted by experienced game rangers, which will provide sightings of the "Big 5", cheetah, hippo, reptiles and a vast number of plains game.
"Bush Rush-Hours" are unknown in the reserve. Both walking and open vehicle safaris are taken daily, providing you with in-depth understanding and knowledge of the flora anf fauna of the region.
Mkuze Falls form part of the greater AmaZulu Game Reserve with the present 8000 ha. of low- middle and highveld soon to be extended.
"But the real winners visiting this lodge are ornithologists... For bird-lovers Mkuze Falls and its wetlands is absolute heaven. There are more than 400 species of birds in the area". Journalist Jodi-Ann Pastorino.
More specifically the reserve is home to Fish Eagle, Giant Kingfisher, Narina Trogon and Purple-Crested Lourie, to mention a few.
The Mkuze Falls Game Reserve Area provides a unique and authentic taste of the African bush. The reserve is host to a tremendous diversity of fauna, including: lion, elephant, rhinoceros, buffalo, leopard, cheetah, cerval, lynx, civet, genet, hippo, crocodile, spotted hyena, giraffe, blue wildebeest, zebra, kudu, nyala, waterbuck, impala, red duiker, grey duiker, common reedbuck, mountain reedbuck, blesbuck, red hartebeest, warthog and bushpig.
For more information and pictures see Mkuze Falls Tented Lodge.