The Five star Umzolozolo Lodge is a ten bed, privately owned lodge, where guests are able to enjoy the splendour of the Nambiti Game Reserve away from the crowds. Experienced game rangers will take you on guided game drives in “open game viewing safari vehicles”, tracking the Big Five and sharing their vast knowledge of the surrounding wildlife with you.
At Umzolozolo, the emphasis is on personal service. Our Luxury Lodge caters for small groups to ensure that your safari experience is beyond expectation. Our superb facilities combine the thrill of the African bush of the Nambiti Game Reserve, with all of the comforts of a five star Lodge.
Umzolozolo Safari Lodge at a Glance
- Luxurious suites with panoramic views of Nambiti Game Reserve
- Air-conditioned suites
- Ceiling fans
- King-size double or twin beds
- Private viewing decks with loungers
- Large picture windows
- Private bathroom en suite
- Outdoor showers
Accommodation at Umzolozolo Private Safari Lodge
Umzolozolo Private Safari Lodge features 4 luxurious suites and the Presidential suite, each with panoramic views. Each suite is a free-standing private unit constructed with local stone materials under thatch, to seamlessly blend into the environment.
The air-conditioned rooms are spacious and secluded with private viewing decks, where guests are able to relax and observe the herds of zebra, wildebeest, eland, kudu or impala as they graze and or browse far below. The suites have been designed to afford the best views from every room. Large picture windows look out over the valley. In addition to a private bathroom, each suite has an outdoor shower, so even when showering, guests can immerse themselves in the sights and sounds of the Nambiti Game Reserve. Showering with a view of a herd of antelope or elephant is an unforgettably African experience!
Each suite at Umzolozolo has a TV with satellite channels where you can catch up with a world that seems very far away!
Umzolozolo Presidential and Honeymoon Suite
Tucked away for complete privacy, the Umzolozolo Presidential and the Honeymoon suite each features a Jacuzzi on a deck which overlooks the valley. We make every effort to create a magical atmosphere for our honeymoon couples.
Umzolozolo Family Suite
Two separate bedrooms which can sleep a family of four or two couples
Each bedroom has its own entrance onto the viewing deck. Shared bathroom
Umzolozolo Luxury Suites
One large bedroom
Double or twin bed configuration
Possible extra beds
No effort is spared to make your stay at Umzolozolo Safari Lodge an unforgettable experience.
When you arrive at Umzolozolo Safari Lodge, you will be introduced to your personal guide. He will be available to you during your stay and will take you on twice daily game drives in an 'open' 4x4 Safari vehicle. If you have a particular interest in any species, he will make it his personal mission to find it and share his in depth knowledge of African wildlife with you.
Cuisine at Umzolozolo
Our chef conjures up culinary masterpieces to delight the palate. Guests at Umzolozolo are often given the chance to sample different kinds of wild game, as well as the more traditional dishes.
Three meals per day are included at Umzolozolo. Tea and coffee is available at the main lodge veranda befor the early morning guided game drive.
On your return you will find an assortment of cold meats, cheeses, fruit, cereal and freshly baked rolls laid out on the deck, with a full English breakfast cooked to order.
Lunch, guests can choose to eat in the dining room or on the viewing deck where the rim flow swimming pool beckons.
Dinner is served after the afternoon /evening game drive. The beat of an African drum beckons guests to join us in the lounge or at the bar for an aperitif before sitting down to a sumptuous meal accompanied by fine South African wines. If you are so inclined, cognac or your favourite liqueur will be available following the dessert course. Alternative dinner venues are utilised with alfresco meals in the Umzolozolo boma seated around the fire under the night sky.