Enjoy our spacious private Bird Friendly 2 bedroomed self-catered accommodation in the heart of nature, surrounded by lush Indigenous trees & garden where we have an abundance bird life. Whether it be pleasure or business Mtunzini has quaint coffee shops, restaurant, nature reserve, nature trails & a pristine wide open beach all very close by - only couple of minutes’ drive.

Relax at our pool & enjoy the view of the sea, spot whales or dolphins.

Mtunzini is a birders paradise, approx 350 species of birds. Birding is our specialty & for a fee you will be able to do a guided tour or birding tour though our amazing forests. Find the much sort after Palm-nut Vulture, Mangrove King Fisher; African Fin-foot, to name a few. For the adventurous you might like to SUP (Stand up & Paddle) along the Umlalazi estuary where there is an abundance of mangroves & bird-life along the shore line.

Birding Guides
We are proud to have 2 fantastic & knowledgeable birding guides in our area trained by Birdlife South Africa:
- Sakhamuzi Mhlongo: sakhamuzimhlongo@yahoo.com
- Junior Gabela: juniorgabela@yahoo.com

Sunbird Room
1 x on-suite bedroom with king size bed.

Kingfisher Room
1 x on-suite bedroom with king size bed and discreet cubby hole bunk above the main bed (see photo), which accommodates 2 small kiddies - ideal for families.

The self-catered accommodation has open planned lounge /diner & well equipped kitchenette.


  • TV’s in both rooms
  • Overhead fans
  • Wifi
  • Swimming pool
  • Braai facilities
  • Secure parking
  • Camp cot available for a baby /toddler
  • Laundry facility onsite

We have 2 friendly dogs on premises Doogle (Scotty) & Scooty Girl (Africanis Rescue) - both love children.

Nearby Attractions

  • Ushaka Airport - 1 hr
  • Umfolozi Game reserve (big Five) - 1hr. 15min
  • St Lucia / Cape Vidal Game Reserve - 1hr 30 min
  • Eshowe History Museum - 25 min
  • Boardwalk shopping Mall, Richards Bay - 35 min
  • Coffee shop/ takeaway
  • Restaurants - 5 min
  • Shops - 5 min
  • Bowls - 5 min
  • Medical Centre - 5 min
  • Umlalazi Nature reserve & Lagoon & beach - 7 min
  • Boat rides - 7 min
  • Fishing - 7 min
  • Organised birding outing
  • Braai / Barbeque facilities
  • ceiling fans in bedrooms
  • communal pool
  • cycling trails
  • DSTV
  • exercise facilities (less than 5km)
  • guided nature walks
  • internet facilities
  • kitchenette only
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • Malaria free
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • mountain biking
  • No smoking in rooms
  • outdoor pool
  • outdoor splash pool
  • parking all onsite
  • parking onsite
  • restaurants close by
  • Serviced on demand
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • tumble dryer in unit
  • tumble dryer onsite
  • washing machine onsite
  • wifi