news & blogs #game reserve

Read all about the exciting experiences in and around our special lodges

Journeys with a purpose

Isibindi Africa Lodges is delighted to announce the launch of The Isibindi Foundation in March 2019. This is an exciting...

A democracy of buffalo

If you want a perfect example of “ubuntu” (the African concept of ‘we exist because of one another’) in the...

Beautiful-ugly beasties of the bush

I just adore these beautiful-ugly beasties – the warthog (a.k.a Pumba in the Lion King). These African hogs just ooze...

Traditional Zulu Homestay

I can't wait to wake up in this warm and caring place - a traditional homestay at a Zulu homestead...

Classy wilderness stays

Who doesn't love to be called "classy"? Exclusive Getaways has identified a stay at Isibindi Africa's Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge...

Follow the Light, Roger

Isibindi Zulu Lodge is a protected home to dearly beloved Roger, a giraffe of 28 years no less. Now most...

10 Reasons to Holiday in South Africa

After 4 weeks of international travel, I am struck again by what good value and pristine and spectacular beauty travel...

Baby season

Big eared, fluffy, clumsy, playful and affectionate, summer is baby season in the African bushveld and we are loving all...

Baboon antics – don’t worry, be happy

When you go to a game reserve like the Kruger National Park or Hluhluwe, you are bound to come across...

The good, the sad and the ugly

It is an early morning game drive, and we are restless with anticipation as we settle onto the high seats...