Accommodation options in this South African province are as diverse as the province itself, from luxury hotels overlooking beaches washed by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean to fine lodges in wilderness areas like Phinda and Hluhluwe-iMfolozi. Many guest houses, hotels, lodges, and national park camps are available to those who travel to KwaZulu-Natal.
Cathedral Peak is a four star Drakensberg hotel that dates back to 1939. This local institution offers access to all the outdoor pursuits provided by South Africa's most significant mountain range, from hiking and mountain climbing to fishing and horse riding.
Mkuze Falls Lodge is located in a private wilderness amidst the rolling green wilderness of Maputaland in KwaZulu-Natal. The lodge offers both land- and water-based game viewing and accommodations with beautiful views of the Mkuze waterfall.
The four star Montusi Mountain Lodge offers intimate accommodation surrounded by the alpine beauty of the Drakensberg Mountains. Adventure abounds, from hiking and picnics alongside waterfalls to horse riding and fly fishing.
Phinda Forest Lodge is set in the magical sand forest of the Phinda Private Game Reserve. The sixteen 'Zulu-Zen' style suites are truly unique and luxurious. Enjoy an unforgettable Big Five safari in this remarkable wilderness setting.
If you intend to enjoy a safari in northern KwaZulu-Natal in eastern South Africa, Phinda Rock Lodge is one of the finest top-end lodge choices available in the area. It is located in the Phinda Private Game Reserve, perched upon a magnificent rocky outcrop.
Shakaland acquaints guests with the cultures and traditions of the proud Zulu people, along with tales of the legendary King Shaka. Accommodation consists of traditional beehive-style thatched huts, offering an authentic experience.
Three Tree Hill offers fine four star accommodation that borders the Spioenkop Game Reserve in the battlefields region of KwaZulu-Natal. Perched on a hill, the lodge enjoys stunning views across the historic rolling valleys and hills.