Are you planning a workshop or retreat? Are you looking for somewhere to host your private event or want to host a year-end function? Consider Umkhumbi Lodge as your venue. We offer competitive rates for corporate getaways.

Why choose us:

Nurture your team in nature. We provide a quiet, private retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life. Umkhumbi Lodge offers overnight corporate packages with accommodation in our spacious, air-conditioned rooms, good food and excellent service. All of this at affordable rates.

What are we:           A small private bush lodge offering events packages and business trips
Where are we:        Situated in Kuleni Game Park, a small private reserve in Hluhluwe, KwaZulu-Natal
Capacity:                 12 rooms, 24 beds. Umkhumbi Lodge can be booked for your exclusive use. We offer packages for 10 – 24 people.

KwaZulu Natal. South Africa

Umkhumbi Lodge in Kuleni Game Park offers a quiet refuge from the hectic world of business. A place in nature where your team can recharge and have space to think outside the box. Umkhumbi is a perfect spot for your corporate getaway, whether you are looking to reward your top clients, to give your top sales staff some team building, to arrange a corporate event, organise a strategic management session or an executive breakaway. We are far away from the everyday.

Situated just 90 minutes from Richards Bay or 3 hours from Durban, we are an ideal overnight breakaway destination for small groups. We offer a professional service for KZN businesses, at affordable rates. We’ll take the planning headaches away from you and provide a stress-free experience for your event, arranging a custom package to suit your requirements. You can relax while we take care of all your needs.

Our venue offers:

  • Accommodation for your delegates in a wild woodland setting
  • Sole use of the entire lodge for privacy and focused sessions
  • Meeting room with 24 seats with screening facilities and WiFi
  • Open air sunset deck
  • Guided walks to encounter wildlife in this beautiful nature reserve
  • Team building activities tailored to your group
  • Art workshops to inspire creativity
  • Safari drives into the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park
  • Full catering with tailor made menus including vegetarian and vegan options
  • Transport arrangements from Durban or Richards Bay if required

Sample packages

Please find a few examples of packages and prices below (opens as a pdf on a new page):

Year-end function


Client reward

Executive retreat with art workshop

​Your team can benefit from spending time together away from the office. As a leader, you can take your team away from the boardroom for a break from the norm. Spend some time in nature, have some fun and use new experiences to get them thinking differently and positively. Guide your company in the right direction.

Enquire now to see what we can offer your business. Talk to us about your specific needs. Call 0824633253 or email