The Mkuze Falls Game Lodge is located along the northern bank of the Mkuze River, in the heart of KwaZulu-Natal. Overlooking the Mkuze waterfall, the game lodge features nine luxury appointed thatch chalets, accommodating eighteen guests in the utmost comfort and style.
Each chalet has a secluded plunge pool and outside shower so that guests can enjoy the African sounds in ultimate privacy. Each chalet also has a mini-bar, a telephone, a safe, mosquito nets, an overhead fan and air-conditioning.
Afternoon tea and coffee with delectable pastries is served in the welcoming lounge, and evening meals may be served on the lounge viewing deck, indoor dining area or at the traditional boma (with entertainment from a Zulu dancing troupe).
The Safari Suite is a romantic and beautifully decorated suite for anyone who would like to experience African luxury in the purest sense. With magnificent views from the private veranda, the Safari Suite is ideal for special occasions and honeymooners or for those wanting to experience something a little extra.
The Mkuze Falls Tented Lodge caters for an adventurous spirit with five Hemingway-style East African tents, each overlooking a game waterhole. Each tent has a private game viewing deck with spectacular views of the shimmering waters of the river.
Mkuze Falls also has a conference facility that seats eighteen delegates. This is the ideal venue for team building close to the heart of Africa. Delegates can enjoy lunch on the deck and a refreshing swim in the pool after their hard work.
Game drives at Mkuze are conducted by experienced game rangers, and may provide sightings of the big five, cheetah, hippo and a vast number of plains game. For ornithologists and bird lovers, Mkuze Falls and its wetlands are an absolute must as there are more than 400 bird species in the area.
Mkuze Falls is ideally suited for visitors wanting to discover more of the area. It is within 3hrs drive of the historical battlefields, St Lucia wetlands and Rocktail bay. It is also the perfect stopover for visitors travelling between the Kruger National Park and Durban. Mkuze Falls has its own private airstrip and helipad.