A quiet, comfortable Zululand guest house, with accommodation only 20 minutes from the Isimangaliso Wetland Park - St. Lucia Wetland Park - and Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Park.
Wendys Country Lodge
set in a large tropical garden with Four Star luxury en-suite bed and breakfast accommodation for international and local tourists and corporate guests.
- Full English breakfast included.
- Dinners served every evening (exc. Sundays), in our Lodge restaurant.
- Full bar facilities available to guests.
- Free Wi-Fi.
Ideally located for exploring Zululand - we arrange and/or conduct:
- Hippo and Crocodile tours on the St Lucia Estuary.
- Tours into the Isimangaliso Wetland Park - Eastern and Western Shores
- Safaris and Game Drives into Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Park
- Zulu Cultural Tours
- Birding and photographic safaris
- Airport transfers
Tours and safaris start right from our doorstep! Our guides from Zululand Aquatic & Animal Adventures have a comprehensive knowledge of the Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve and the iSimangaliso Wetland Park.
Accommodation at Wendys Country Lodge:
At Wendys Country Lodge we offer 4 star luxury en-suite bed & breakfast accommodation in Zululand.
All our bedrooms are spacious, have comfortable twin or double beds, en-suite bathrooms, ceiling fans, air-conditioning, tea/coffee trays and mini snack bars.
The rooms all have a view to the magnificent tropical garden, and three of our rooms have private patios where you can sit and enjoy the abundant bird life.
Honeymooners and Romantics are catered for in our charming honeymoon suites. For families we have a 2 bedroom Family Unit which sleeps up to 5 people.
Also a 3 bedroom double storey cottage, just off the premises, which sleeps 6 people - 2 twin rooms downstairs share a bathroom and one large open plan bedroom with full en-suite bathroom upstairs. Open plan kitchen/ lounge / dining room and built in barbeque on veranda/patio. Fully self-catering if preferred.
The cottage is ideal for families on holiday or corporates looking for a team building experience.
Wendys Country Lodge Activities:
We are conveniently placed for many tourist activities being halfway between the Umfolozi / Hluhluwe parks and St Lucia Wetlands area. Situated adjacent to the Umfolozi Country Club offering golf, tennis, squash, bowls and an excellent restaurant.
Umfolozi - Hluhluwe Park which has the big 5. Of special note is the rhino population.
Being in a relatively high rainfall area, the carying capacity is high and there is plenty of game to see.
It is advisable to give yourselves 2 days for game viewing.
The Dumazulu tradition kraal is only 20 minutes drive north of Riverview and caters for tourists wishing to experience the Zulu culture without too much commercialism.
Emdoneni - cheetah breeding:
This breeding facility is situated next door to the Zulu cultural center and is well worth a visit.
Numerous walking trails are available. One of the most popular is the Mziki trail where sightings of crocodiles, hippos, water birds and buck are almost guaranteed.
St Lucia Wetlands:
Is a declared world heritage site. Several excellent boat tours are available covering various parts of the lake.
The main attractions are: Hippos, crocodiles, fish eagles, golliath herons, pelicans and a host of other bird life.
Cape Vidal (part of St Lucia wetlands area) has safe swimming and good snorkeling where numerous tropical fish can be seen.
Mission rocks (on the way to Cape Vidal) has beautiful walks along a secluded beach.
The St Lucia estuary and beach has numerous tourist related activities.
Mapelane is situated to the south of St Lucia and is a little out of the way but has a charm and beauty of its own.
Excellent fishing in the estuary, along the beaches and deep sea.
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Wendys Country Lodge Guest Reviews
Average Guest Rating:
out of 5
based on 4
Very warm welcome and excellent cuisine - a restful address.
Rating: Reviewed by Frïdïrique Corbel over a year ago
Our holiday at Wendy´s was the best of all! We are so greatful for Wendy and Tony´s way to take care of our family. Thank you.
Rating: Reviewed by Jens Willum Larsen over a year ago
Nice place, good food, proper staff and central between game parks and the coast. Wendy en Tony have a beautifull B&B.
Rating: Reviewed by Jan en Tineke Smit over a year ago
Helpfully and warmly hosts who give lots of advice. We enjoyed the comfortable room and the fantastic food. We recommend Wendy´s Country Lodge!
Rating: Reviewed by Bernhard Schrott over a year ago