Thank you for your interest in our specials.

The corona virus and the subsequent travel ban and lockdown rules have affected our small family business greatly. To encourage travel in these uncertain times we are offering a discount on your post-lockdown booking.

self catering special 3

Self-catering chalets (sleep 4 with an extra bed for children available) are reduced to R1000 per night during weekdays (Sunday to Thursday) and R1400 per night for Friday & Saturday.

If you are travelling now on business, these rates also apply.

PAY NOW STAY LATER. We are taking advance bookings, or you can buy a voucher at this great rate valid for stays up to 31 March 2021.

Please email if you would like to buy a voucher or make a booking.



At Umkhumbi Lodge, Hluhluwe, KZN, SOUTH AFRICA you stay at a great bush lodge, within a private nature reserve, with fabulous wildlife walks and free guided night walks, for a great price! With a restaurant and tree-top bar, stunning sunset views and our en suite chalets, we are a great option for a bush break near Hluhluwe.

Click here to see our usual rates.

We have a BEST RATE GUARANTEE. If you have found us cheaper elsewhere we will give you an extra 5% off the cheapest rate.
Please call or email Emma on: 076 1641134 or

 Included in B&B rate is:

  • Full breakfast (English and continental)
  • Refreshments at any time: coffee/tea/juice/water

 Included in DDB rate is:

  • Full breakfast (English and continental)
  • 3-course DINNER
  • Refreshments at any time: coffee/tea/juice/water


We are a small and friendly bush lodge in Hluhluwe with all of the essential comforts that make your stay with us a home from home, including a restaurant, bar, swimming pool and free WiFi. Please see below to see all of the facilities that are provided at Umkhumbi Lodge. From your dining needs to families travelling with kids, we have you covered.

The team at Umkhumbi strive to make your stay in Hluhluwe as comfortable as possible. We are a small bush lodge in a private nature reserve and the atmosphere here is relaxed and friendly. We welcome families – children of all ages are welcome and we have a selection of games and puzzles, as well as a pool table at the bar for them to enjoy while you relax and watch the sunset! They can also play with Shadow and Copper our resident staffies who will greet you enthusiastically!

Accommodation information

We have 2-sleeper chalets (1 King size bed or 2 single beds), or 4-sleeper family chalets. Relax on the veranda with views overlooking pristine unspoilt Sandforest. Some units are self-catering with a kitchen, others are non-self catering. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, with bath and separate shower. There is air-conditioning in all rooms. Help yourself to the complimentary tea and coffee facilities and there’s a fridge for you to store food and drink.


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