Phinda Private Game ReserveKwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
& Beyond’s Phinda Private Game Reserve is situated in the lush Maputaland region in northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. North of Hluhluwe and bordering the Greater St Lucia - iSimangaliso Wetland Park - a World Heritage Site. Phinda Private Game Reserve offers Five Star accommodation in a Big Five wildlife environment.
The accommodation venues at Phinda comprise six Lodges. The largest, Phinda Mountain Lodge, then Phinda Forest Lodge, the more exclusive Phinda Forest and Phinda Vlei Lodges as well as Zuka Lodge and The Homestead. Bookings for accommodation at these venues follows below.
Phinda comprises 23 500 hectares of prime conservation land. Seven distinct habitats shelter an abundance of wildlife including Africa’s Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, black and white rhino and buffalo) and over 380 bird species, while the marine diversity off the nearby coast of Sodwana is said to rival the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. Much of the wildlife was reintroduced.
Guests can look forward to exciting game-drives in open 4x4 safari vehicles led by experienced game rangers and Zulu trackers, as well as thrilling optional activities on the water, in the air and on the beach.
Unique Safari Accommodation
|Phinda Forest Lodge|
|Phinda Forest Accommodation - Exquisite open glass architectural design meets conservation in these luxurious suites. Set deep in the heart of a rare dry Sand Forest, the Lodge accommodation comprises 16 private stilted suites, a sparkling rim-flow swimming pool, luxurious dining and sitting areas, and an expansive viewing deck with panoramic views of the open plains.
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|Phinda Mountain Lodge|
|Phinda Mountain Accommodation - Each of the 20 private suites feature spacious en-suite bathrooms, sitting areas and spectacular viewing decks. Between exciting game-drives, birdwatch from the pooldeck, or simply relax in Phinda Mountain Lodge’s comfortable sitting area with its great vaulted ceiling and enormous fireplace.
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|Phinda Vlei Lodge|
|Phinda Vlei Accommodation - Intimate and elegant, this exquisite lodge comprises six thatched suites with en-suite bathrooms, dressing rooms, private plunge pools and decks which overlook the vlei (wetland system) where you’re likely to observe herds of grazing antelope, zebra and a variety of birdlife.
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|Phinda Rock Lodge|
|Phinda Rock Accommodation - This unique lodge comprises six stone and adobe suites with en-suite bathrooms, private sitting areas, decks and plunge pools offering unrivalled views over the bushveld and the valley below.
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|Phinda Zuka Lodge|
|Phinda Zuka Accommodation - The intimate, exclusive-use Phinda Zuka Lodge comprises just four thatched Zululand bush cottages with verandas overlooking a busy waterhole – perfect for family gatherings and special occasion wildlife safaris.
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|Phinda The Homestead|
|Phinda Homestead Accommodation - Savour the luxury of Africa’s wide open spaces with the sky and savanna theme of The Homestead at &Beyond Phinda. Stylish and sophisticated yet refreshingly simple, The Homestead provides the ideal venue to reconnect with friends and family.
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