Amakhosi Safari Lodge
Amakhosi is located in a blend of savannah, wetlands and mountains.

The Safari Lodge is situated on the banks of Zululand's Mkuze River in the 12000 hectare Amazulu Private Game Reserve.

Artistic décor, African fusion cuisine and prompt attentive service, makes AmaKhosi a bush lodge difficult to match elsewhere in Southern Africa.

St. Lucia Wetlands and Sodwana Bay are a mere 2.5 hours away from the lodge and are well worth incorporating into your itinerary.

Mozambique and Swaziland is also in close proximity.

Lodge Facilities

Swimming pool with poolside loungers
Curio shop corner
Dining room
Inside & outside lounge
Satellite television
Conference facilities for 16 delegates
Central communication center (email, phone & fax) also available at additional cost.
R1760.00 pps

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Facilities & Services:

  • Babies
  • Children under 12 years
  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Elderly
  • Babysitting Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Limited Room Service
  • Conference facilities
  • Wedding facilities
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Other
  • Cots available
  • Library
  • Curio Shop
  • Internet Access
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa / Zulu
  • Hiking / Walking Trails
  • Swimming Pool
  • Communal Satellite TV
  • DVD and/or VCR


6 luxury River Suites complete with lounge, bedroom, bathroom, separate shower & toilet, and private deck overlooking the river. Air conditioning, minibar, electronic safe, phone and a laundry service.

2 Umntwana luxury honeymoon suites, with high ceilings and indulgent bathroom, ideal for two, along with spacious deck, private plunge pool and hammock overlooking the river.

Lodge Capacity: 16 adults. Children, all ages welcome - babysitting facilities available upon request

Rates Include
Accommodation, brunch, high tea & dinner. Local alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and house wines as well as 2 game drives per day, bush walks, frogging and transfers between the airstrip and lodge.

River Suites
Six luxurious river suites capture nature through ceiling-high windows and private viewing decks across the river.

Each suite accommodates two adults with an air conditioned lounge, bedroom, bathroom with a bath for two, separate shower and toilet, safe, bath robes, fully stocked mini-bar and a tea and coffee tray.

Built in a shape of a Zulu shield and decorated in a typical Zulu style with a colourful modern touch, all suites are easily accessible from the main lodge.

Umntwana Honeymoon Suites
Umntwana, means "a child of Royalty" in Zulu. Slip into a nirvana in this ‘private kingdom’ with high thatched ceilings and glass walls.

An open-plan design with spacious deck, a private bubble pool and hammock overlooking the river, truly spell ‘royal dwellings’, whilst an air-conditioned bedroom and lounge, fully stocked mini-bar, tea/coffee making facilities and en-suite bathroom made for two, transports lovers into a fantasy world of their own where nothing else matters.

IsiGodlo Private Villa

The "IsiGodlo" meaning a Chief residence, is our private villa which overlooks the meandering Mkuze River and is perfectly positioned to capture every African sunset which adorns the rolling hills in this pristine Zululand wilderness.

Exclusive, private and located a leopard’s leap away from the main lodge, this hidden gem accommodating four deserving guests offers a share of paradise.

The spacious lounge entices with large leather sofa's, a centered fireplace and bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms all opening up onto a large wooden viewing deck, giving sweeping views of the valleys and wildlife below.

The splash pool provides cool relief on warm days.

Amakhosi Safari Lodge Activities:

Game Drive Safaris
Walking Safaris
Frogging Safaris
Massage Treatments
Zulu Heritage
Bush Weddings

Amakhosi Safari Lodge Map:

Clothing & Accessories:

We suggest a warm jersey or windbreaker for early morning game drives, suntan lotion, a cap or hat, binoculars and camera.

Amakhosi is situated in a low risk Malaria area; however, please consult your doctor for advice.

Basic first aid can be administered by a staff member at the lodge.

Other Accommodation near Amakhosi Safari Lodge:

Accommodation options within 8km from Amakhosi Safari Lodge include:

Mkuze Falls Tented Camp

Mkuze Falls Tented Camp

Mkuze Falls Game Reserve now offers 5 Hemingway-style East African safari tents uniquely situated on the Mkuze River, overlooking a favourite winter waterhole where a wide variety of animals come to drink.

From: R3250.00
per person sharing
Mkuze Falls Private Game Reserve

Mkuze Falls Private Game Reserve

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Mkuze Falls hosts the big 5.It features 9 air-conditioned thatched chalets, with private decks, mini-bars, en-suite facilities, private plunge pools and outside showers.

From: R2950.00
per person sharing