Amakhosi Safari Lodge is a charming 5-star lodge is set on the banks of the Mkuze River near Pongola inside the beautiful, mountainous, 12,000-hectare Amazulu Private Reserve.

The six spacious river suites are luxurious, very well-appointed and decorated in muted natural tones. They have a separate bedroom and lounge, so are suitable for families.

Two ultraluxurious Umntwana honeymoon suites have private plunge pools and hammocks overlooking the river.

The terrain is a mixture of savannah, wetlands and mountain, and game viewing is first-class, with prolific cheetah, and over 450 species of bird. You'll be able to get your fill of nature here during your South Africa holiday.

You can also visit a Zulu village and dine in a Zulu kraal. Amakhosi also offers overnight walking safaris, staying in a bush camp.

Children at Amakhosi

Children age 5 years and under stay free of charge, 6-12 years 50% when sharing with adults. Game drives are not suitable for young children. Baby sitting can be arranged for a small fee.

All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
Rainbow Specialists
0203 131 5311
Candice Buchan

Candice Buchan

All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist

Why Choose Us?

Passionate travel experts

  • We've been leading wildlife travel since our first South Africa tours over 25 years ago
  • Our Travel Specialists have lived in their specialist area for years
  • We work with local guides to immerse you deeper in our diverse range of experiences

Personal & tailor-made

  • You'll speak to your own expert who'll share their first-hand knowledge
  • We'll make your itinerary seamless with 24/7 emergency contact available
  • Your Travel Specialist will listen to ensure you have the best chance of seeing the wildlife you love

Responsible by nature

  • We take care to actively contribute to the conservation of environments we visit
  • For select countries, we make a charitable donation on your behalf when you make your booking
  • We've partnered with conservation experts and NGOs to curate responsible tours
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