Ama Zulu Guesthouse & Safaris is in the heart of Hluhluwe on the beautiful
untamed Elephant Coast in KwaZulu Natal.
This newly renovated house offers comfortable
accommodation in a
relaxing atmosphere at affordable rates. The tastefully
decorated bedrooms all have private entrances, en-suite
bathrooms and are
equipped with coffee/tea making facilities, bar fridge
and colour TV
Continental or full English breakfasts are served daily.
Guests are welcome to relax in the courtyard or the pool
and jacuzzi area and enjoy
the fresh air and sunny skies. Braai/ barbecue facilities
are available! Laundry service available! Children welcome!
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This Guesthouse's greatest asset is its ideal
situation between the
world-renowned Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve and the
Greater St Lucia
Wetland Park where the untamed wildlife and marine reserves
an eco-system of unparalleled bio-diversity.
Ama Zulu Guesthouse is also within easy reach of Sodwana
Bay, St Lucia, Cape
Vidal, Lake Sibaya, Mkuze Game Reserve as well as Ndumo
Game Reserve, Tembe
Elephant Park and Lake Josini. The safari
Safaris", arranges three, six and nine hour safaris into the
Champagne breakfasts, bush braais, lunch packs as well as
picnics in the
park can also be arranged on request. Qualified field guides
will take you
on safari in comfortable, modern open game-drive vehicles.
Traditional Zulu dance - performed during evenings on
request at Hluhluwe Hotel
Traditional villages - situated near Hluhluwe
Thembalethu Craft Village - a live-in
museum: experience firsthand basket weaving, wood
carving, beading and other crafts
Shakaland - near Eshowe
Ilala Weavers - age-old Zulu women's
tradition of handcrafts
Guided walks through False Bay Wildlife Reserve and others
Visit the Cheetah & Serval Project
Horse riding (2-hour)
Golf at Umfolozi Country Club or Monzi Country Club
St Lucia Crocodile Centre and Snake Park
Sodwana Bay Diving Adventures
Charters Creek Launch Tours
Boat Cruise on the Hluhluwe River and Dam
Launch tours at St Lucia Estuary
Deep-sea, game, bill, bottom or fresh water
Contact Maralize or Llewellyn
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From Johannesburg (about 500 km)
Take the N17 South past Springs, Bethal, Ermelo, Pongola,
into Hluhluwe. Turn left into the road just past the Engen filling station. At
the yield sign
turn right; at the T-junction turn left into Nyala Street,
travel to the end
of the road and on the left is Ama Zulu Guesthouse.
Take the N4 towards Middelburg, turn off to Ermelo,
then continue as above.
From Durban (about 300 km)
Take the N2 north past
Richards Bay and Mtubatuba, then take the Hluhluwe turn-off
to Hluhluwe. In the village continue as above.
Daily scheduled flights from Johannesburg International
Airport to Richards
Bay by SA Express Airlines.