Hluhluwe Hotel & Safaris

Accommodation in Hluhluwe Town

Star Rating:3

Hluhluwe Hotel and Safaris is set in the heart of the Kingdom of the Zulu and the beautiful untamed Elephant Coast in KwaZulu-Natal , South Africa . This Lodge is renowned for its African ambience, excellent cuisine and personal touch provided by friendly staff and owners who live by their motto "Hospitality is our Game".

This hotel's greatest asset is its location, which is ideally situated between the world renowned Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve and the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, a World Heritage Site. This is where the untamed wildlife and marine reserves meet creating an eco-system of unparalleled bio-diversity.

There are many things to do nearby including a visit to the traditional Villages which are situated near Hluhluwe Village. Guests can watch and learn about Zulu Traditions including basket weaving, spear and shield making, bead work, pot making, Sangoma's, and spectacular Zulu dancing.

Thembalethu craft village is a live-in Museum where visitors have the opportunity to experience firsthand basket weaving, wood carving, beading and other crafts and historical Zulu artifacts.

Room Description at :

Hluhluwe hotel has 67 spacious fully air-conditioned en-suite bedrooms, with television, telephone, tea & coffee making facilities. Rooms comprise 41 spacious double rooms with 2 double beds in each room, 14 single rooms with one double bed and 12 twin rooms with 2 single beds. Daily laundry service is available.


Inclusions / Exclusions

Rates Include:
Accommodation, breakfast, 14% VAT

Rates Exclude:
Game drives if not included in package, meals not listed, conservation levy


Extra information

Cultural Activities: Experience traditional Zulu culture with Hluhluwe Hotel & Safaris. Learn about rich Zulu lifestyle and their heritage or for the more adventurous, there are a number of activities including diving and 4X4 Trails.

Traditional Zulu Dance: Traditional Zulu Dance & Singing Shows are performed during evenings and on request for group bookings. These shows take place in a spectacular setting under a gigantic indigenous Umkanyakude (Fever Tree) or in a traditional Zulu Boma.

Shakaland: Shakaland situated near Eshowe. Built as the set for the epic feature Shaka Zulu a film documenting this great warriors life. Guests can watch and learn about Zulu Traditions including basket weaving, spear and shield making, bead work, pot making, Sangoma's, and spectacular Zulu dancing.

Activities & Day Trips: 4X4 Open Vehicle Game Drives: Join Hluhluwe Safaris on a 3, 6, or 9 hour safari into the world famous Hluhluwe/Umfolozi game reserve Home to the big five.

Guided walks through False Bay Wildlife Reserve and others: Hluhluwe Hotel & Safaris can arrange guided walks along the fossil lined shores of Lake St Lucia and through False Bay Wildlife Reserve.

Cheetah & Serval Project: Visit the Cheetah & Serval Project. View and photograph these magnificent and rare cat species at feeding time, with an informational talk by guide.

Snake & Crocodile Park: Where the curator will point out many indigenous South African snakes and a crocodile park where various sizes of crocodile will be found.

Sodwana Bay Diving Adventures: Sodwana Bay provides divers with a vast array of unspoiled coral reefs, populated with a huge diversity of Indo-Pacific fish & invertebrates.

Turtle Tours: Season runs from 1st November till 31st March. In the Summer months loggerheads and leatherback turtles come onto the beach at night to lay eggs. Tour departure is dependent on tides, and runs for 6 hours.