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Our new family run Lodge since 2019, Buffalo Hill Safari Lodge, is situated in the 23000 ha Manyoni Private Game Reserve.

For the bird lovers, the reserve has over 400 species of birds. Over 70 species of mammals, among them the Big 5 and also African wild dogs and cheetah.

Facilities and Services:
- Dining area with coffee station
- Lounging area to relax in the cool evening
- Boma to absorb the warmth of a fire under the blanket of stars
- Hearty South African home cooked meals or self-catering
- Swimming Pool
- Games Room

Accommodation at Buffalo Hill Safari Lodge:
Our home away from home accommodation is made up of 5 luxury open plan rooms of either double or twin beds within a double story house with beautiful earthly colours and warm home cooked meals.

Also available is 1 self catering unit which sleeps 4.

Area Info:

We are surrounded by bush and animals

Attractions:

- Game Drives
- Elephant Interaction
- Cheetah and Cats Interaction
- Boat Cruises
- Whale Watching
- Tiger Fishing
- Turtle Tours
- Culture Tours
- Night Drives
- Game Drives in Mkuze and Hluhluwe - Imfolozi Game Reserve
- Health and Beauty Spas
- Bush Walks

Activities:

- Game Drives
- Elephant Interaction
- Cheetah and Cats Interaction
- Boat Cruises
- Whale Watching
- Tiger Fishing
- Turtle Tours
- Culture Tours
- Night Drives
- Game Drives in Mkuze and Hluhluwe - Imfolozi Game Reserve
- Health and Beauty Spas
- Bush Walks

Clothing and Accessories:

In summer it can get very warm here in Kwazulu Natal.
For winter we would suggest jacket or jerseys as it does get cool in the evenings and early mornings.

Rooms and Units Available:

The main lodge has 5 rooms inside a double story house, main lounge and dining area with wifi and a kitchen.
Next to the lodge is Umzimbeet family room which is close to the swimming pool.
The Cottage is separate from the lodge giving a lot of privacy and stunning views. 

Buffalo Thorn
Our Honeymoon suite has an intimate homely feeling so you and your spouse can relax and enjoy the corner bath and beautiful view of nature. It also has a ceiling fan and natural finished decor.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Cross Berry
Our ground floor twin rooms are modern with ceiling fans, shared bathroom with both a shower and bath. Between the rooms there is a relaxing lounge area for you and your family to enjoy the bush and view of the water hole while animals come to drink.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Lucky Bean Tree Cottage
Our homely self catering cottage has 2 twin rooms, lounge area, a veranda and a braai area. Private and away from the lodge you and your family can enjoy the peace and quiet of nature.
Sleeps 4 Adults

Mountain Aloe
This twin room is en-suite with a shower and has a ceiling fan, with a beautiful view of our water hole which is visited daily by different species of animals.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Umzimbeet
Family room containing of one main room with a loft room for children. Perfect for families. Ground floor close to braai area and pool with its own entrance.
Sleeps 2 Adults and 2 children

Wild Mulberry
Our ground floor twin rooms are modern with ceiling fans, shared bathroom with both a shower and bath. Between the rooms there is a relaxing lounge area for you and your family to enjoy the bush and view of the water hole while animals come to drink.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Babies
Children under 12
Elderly
Honeymoon Couples
Babysitting Service
Laundry Service
Ironing Service
Special Meals on Request
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Dining room
Fireplace on the Premises
Garden
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - open)
Wi-Fi
Afrikaans
English
Xhosa / Zulu
Other Language
Communal Television
Games Room
Hiking / Walking Trails
Swimming Pool

Cancellation Policy:

- No show or cancellation within 7 days of stay, No refund due.
- Cancellation 14 days before stay, 25% of the deposit will be refunded.
- Cancellation 21 days before stay, 50% of the deposit will be refunded
- Cancellation 28 days before stay, 90% of the deposit will be refunded
- Cancellation 60 days before stay, full refund.

Directions:

From Durban

Pongola/Johannesburg Side: Buffalo Hill is +/- 480km from O.R. Tambo International Airport on the N2, at the Mkuze town turn off turn right onto the P234 Bangonomo road. Once you have turned off the N2 travel about 1.1kms and take the first left dirt road onto the D240 and follow the road till you get to the gate to Manyoni Private Game Reserve. Once inside follow the road until you get the mangement offices on the right and take the very next right turn, from there travel strait till you get to a T junction (do not turn off this road.) Turn left and you should see the lodge up ahead.


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Children Policy


We accept children of all ages.

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  • Accommodation Type: Bed & Breakfast, Game Lodge, Private Game Lodge and Self-Catering
  • Sleeps: 18
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM