The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa

Hotel / Boutique Hotel Accommodation In Oribi Gorge

The Gorge Private Game Lodge & Spa is nestled in an unspoiled part of South Africa's South Coast region of KwaZulu-Natal, the majestic Oribi Gorge. Situated only 32km from Port Shepstone, it offers one of the most spectacular natural wonders of our diverse country.

Our exclusive, luxury villas are built on the edge of the impressive sandstone cliffs offering spectacular views of the Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve. From this vantage point, nature's canvas will display views that are so majestic that you will feel compelled to capture them on film. Come and experience the sheer calm and beauty of nature with us and our constantly "Changing Views"

Our owner-managed boutique lodge provides unsurpassed hospitality, world class service and exquisite fine dining cuisine. Spoil yourself to an ultimate pampering & rejuvenating experience in our day spa where your treatments are experienced in a breathtaking environment. Our Spa, with its 3 fully-equipped treatment rooms (one for couples), uses the exclusive product ranges of Dermalogica & Africology. Our dedicated & professional therapists offer a luxurious range of Spa Treatments. Day visitors are required to make a 24 hour advance booking.

Nature lovers will enjoy our informative guided trails through the indigenous coastal forests with its rich bio-diversity of plant, animal, insect and birdlife. Most of Southern Africa's plains animals can be seen on our daily educational game drives.

Other on-site activities include visits to our very own bat-crevice, original bushman paintings and fresh water fishing. Golf, abseiling, white water rafting, kayaking, mountain biking as well as deep-sea diving off the Aliwal Shoal can be arranged for our guests.

Our commitment to you allows absolute flexibility in all areas of your stay, ensuring you a most memorable and "timeless" experience.

The Gorge Spa

Time to relax ...

We all need to take time out to relax and empty our minds in one of nature's most spectacular environments of peace and tranquility. THE GORGE SPA with its majestic views of the Oribi Gorge offers beauty, hydrotherapy, relaxation and open air treatments. Experience our piece of heaven on earth.

Situated right in the heart of the Oribi Gorge overlooking the magnificent age old sandstone cliffs, THE GORGE SPA combines natural beauty with the ultimate African spa experience and world class service. Wellness at THE GORGE extends natures healing touch through therapies that focus on the therapeutic benefits of detoxification, rejuvenation and healing. Let one of our qualified therapists pamper you and give their professional recommendations on any health and skin concerns you might have.

Please see rates page for Spa rate details

Awards and Memberships

Tourism KZN South Coast Tourism AA Travel Portfolio
  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Superior Accommodation
  • Tourism Grading - 5 Stars
  • airport transfers
  • big game (less than 30km)
  • fishing onsite
  • game drives onsite
  • horse riding (less than 5km)
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • private airfield (less than 15km)
  • restaurant onsite
  • tea / coffee making facilities