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

Dolphins – some of our favourite friends

A dream that I have had for a long time is to swim in the ocean with dolphins. Somehow it...

Traditional Zulu Homestay

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

iSimangaliso natural world

There are so few unspoilt places left in the world and one feels it keenly when one enters such a...

Thonga Beach Lodge: A site of significance

Thonga Beach Lodge: A site of significance Article and photographs by Dr George Hughes, 7 March 2018 Very few visitors...

The little school that could

This is a little school that warms our hearts - a remote rural school near Thonga Beach Lodge, Mabibi Primary....

Investing in a school worth developing

As you drive towards Thonga Beach Lodge, past the Cashew Nut Factory, the sand becomes thicker and the homesteads thinner....

Hunting for blue skies

We love the creativity of our guests, especially the blog Hunting for Blue Skies. Read their rich review of Kosi...

Beautiful Elephant Sightings

We have been appreciating some amazing elephant sightings from Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge in Hluhluwe-uMfolozi Game Reserve. The size of...

Beach Paradise

Lodge Photographer (www.lodgephotographer.com)  visited Thonga Beach Lodge in Northern KwaZulu-Natal and published these dreamy photographs of our little piece of beach...

The Enchanted Forest

Superb photographs and text capture the magical stay of Sayari Africa: Go Wild at Kosi Forest Lodge. Click on this...