Amakhosi Safari Lodge
Mkuze River | Zululand
Amakhosi Safari Lodge is nestled at the banks of KwaZulu Natal’s Mkuze River. The luxury lodge is surrounded by a private game reserve and offers spa facilities and an outdoor pool.
With modern African decor and a private deck with river views, the suites feature high ceiling windows and indulgent bathrooms. They are equipped with air conditioning, a minibar and tea-and-coffee-making facilities. There is also a private holiday home with plunge pool situated up the river.
Amakhosi’s main lodge boasts a deck with an intimate bar, lounge area, a swimming pool and dining area where meals are served under the stars. With panoramic river views, guests can unwind at Amakhosi River SPA, which offers beauty and massage treatments, using eco-friendly and holistic products.
Guests can go on early morning and late afternoon safaris with experienced guides. Walking safaris, as well as birding tours, can also be arranged and from November until the end of February, the lodge organizes nightly frogging safaris.
Amakhosi Safari Lodge is situated in the heart of Northern Zululand on the banks of the Mkuze River. Amakhosi’s uniqueness hinges on its Zulu heritage. Six luxurious river suites and two honeymoon suites rest in harmony with their surroundings. High ceilings, glass walls and private viewing decks all add to the overall impression of being one with nature. Each suite has a lounge, bedroom and en-suite bathroom with a unique bath made for two.
This luxury lodge also boasts a private villa experience with the beautiful villa they call “IsiGodlo” (meaning “chiefs residence) IsiGodlo. The property is located a leopard’s leap away from the main lodge, this hidden gem accommodates four deserving guests and offers them a touch of paradise.
Features & Facilities
- Game drives
- Swimming pool
- Spa Facilities
- Bar & Restaurant
- WiFi is available in public areas
- Secured parking
- Business facilities
- Shops (on site)
- Gift shop
- Bridal suite
- Facilities for disabled guests