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mFulaWozi - Mthembu Lodge

Luxury Safari Lodge on the banks of the White iMfolozi River, Hluhluwe, KZN.
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mFulawozi Reserve, bordering the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park, Northern KwaZulu Natal.


mFulaWozi Wilderness is a five-star Private Game Lodge found in the heart of KwaZulu-Natal’s Zululand, aA part of Africa that embodies the lure of the Big 5, the game drives, the wilderness walks, the sheer luxury of its lodges, and the specialised wellness treatments. Guests are treated to a different experience every day, from a team of dedicated, passionate staff and guides.

mFulaWozi Wilderness Reserve borders the renowned Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park and is home to a rich diversity of wildlife including the ‘Big 5’ – Black & Southern White Rhinoceros, African Elephant, Cape Buffalo, Lion and Leopard. Other intriguing species you can encounter, include skilled hunting packs of African Wild Dog, curious Honey Badgers, cheeky and daring Spotted Hyena, graceful Giraffe, Nile Crocodiles faking somnambulance in the sun, and scurrying mongooses. As one of the last havens of large numbers of ungulates and the predators they support, this Big 5 game reserve is one of the most important conservation areas in South Africa.

Mthembu Lodge is configured on the circle and represents notions of wholeness and perfection. It nestles on the embankment of the White iMfolozi River. The lodge and its private, luxury suites have been carefully hand-built by members of the Mthembu clan, stone by stone. There are seven luxury one-bedroom suites and two luxury family suites that command magnificent views of the unsurpassed wilderness. Relish watching wildlife from the idyllic comfort of your suite. Enjoy this oasis of exclusivity created for the discerning traveler. A place to relax, regenerate and rediscover.

With two daily ‘Big 5’ game drives a day, you will leave having had an authentic African Wilderness experience.

The restaurant and various lounges all lead onto a balcony with a fire pit and rim-flow pool. The secluded Africology Spa is ideal for a peaceful revival of mind and body. Whether you experience the wonder of the wild from the lodge itself or on a game drive in the greater Hluhluwe mFulaWozi Big Five Reserve, you can rest assured that your experience at Biyela Lodge will leave indelible memories.


    Luxury Accommodation
    1 game drive daily
    All meals


Fantastic scenery from the lodge view points. Amazing setting on the banks of the river.


The area is steeped in history and forms an island of natural habitat surrounded by densely populated communities and agricultural lands. The guides, who all grew up in the region, are fully conversant with the history and culture of the Zulu people.

Special SADC Rate


per person per night sharing. Valid until 31 July 2024. Book within 6 weeks of travel.

Standard Rate


per person per night sharing

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