• Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge
  • Umfolozi River Lodge

Welcome to Umfolozi River Lodge

Situated on 13 hectares of lush forested hillside overlooking the Umfolozi flood plain and bordering on a private game reserve where wildlife can be spotted, Umfolozi River Lodge is the ideal getaway for both businessman and family alike. While the location which is approximately 30 minutes from St. Lucia, Richards Bay, Mapelane beach and the renowned Imfolozi / Hluhluwe Game Reserve makes us the perfect base from which to explore all that Zululand has to offer.

Enjoy a leisurely stroll in serene surroundings while we plan your day or retire to your ethnic inspired bedroom where one can escape to from a long day. With a range of activities to choose from there is sure to be something to suit everyone - from the thrill seeker to the stressed executive wanting to unwind.




Sip on an ice cold beverage of your choice before treating your taste buds to a delectable meal chosen from our large selection of delicious dishes to enjoy in our cozy licensed restaurant.

Umfolozi River Lodge is a bird watcher's paradise with beautiful walking trails along the Msunduzi River passing through the litchi, pecan and macadamia nut groves. Where the call of the Fish Eagles is a common occurance as well as Palm Nut Vultures frequently flying over our garden. Large aviaries of birds and koi fish pond surround the lodge while the rabbits and other small farm animals are sure to delight both the young and old.




Our overnight camping facilities consist of six sites all equipped with water and electrical points next to our neighbouring Private Game Reserve. 4x4 excursions are on offer for the enthusiasts.