Nambiti Plains Lodge lies nestled in the picturesque landscape of Nambiti Game Reserve, a private and exclusive Big Five bush retreat in a game conservancy set on 22,000 acres of malaria-free bushveld in KwaZulu Natal. The abundance of natural water and beautiful waterfalls on the Sundays River make Nambiti a unique sanctuary attracting several rare bird species and an array of raptors and vultures. Game viewing include amoungst others the Big 5, Cheetah, Hyena, Eland, Oryx and Nyala.
The Lodge is imaginatively weaved and constructed, perched on the waterhole edge overlooking the natural plains, a fine line between luxury and the reality of the African wild. Relax with a cocktail on the deck or take a dip in the swimming pool and watch as the animals drink at the waterhole.
Each of the 7 spacious suites are designed with the utmost care and detail; 180 degree panoramic views through floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors, view the animals from the luxury of free standing stone baths, outdoor showers, and private wrap around deck. Suites offer ceiling fans or air conditioning, coffee and tea stations and mini bars to ensure guests can immerse themselves in the pure luxury that is Nambiti Plains.
Allow Nambiti Plains to indulge you in an unforgettable get-away experience of fine dining, exquisite rooms, attentive staff and magical game drives.
ONLY 3 HOURS DRIVE FROM DURBAN AND 4 HOURS DRIVE FROM JOHANNESBURG
Our swimming pool at the Lodge has wrap around decks and overlooks the waterhole. Watch while elephants drink from the pool or enjoy the activities of various plains game.
Apart from the traditional, open-vehicle safari game drives where the Big Five and over thirty other species of game can be observed; guests can enjoy a River Lunch, Bass Fishing and Stargazing.
For the passionate photographer or enthusiastic nature lover a private vehicle can be booked at an additional charge (subject to availability)
The Reserve’s incredible biodiversity; including savannah, thornveld, riverine bush, majestic acacia trees and extensive grasslands mirror the plains of central Africa. The abundance of natural water, perennial rivers and breath-taking waterfalls on the Sundays River make Nambiti a unique sanctuary.
The area around Nambiti has a firm footing in South African history with several battles of the Anglo-Zulu and Anglo-Boer wars taking place in this vicinity – in fact many of these battlefields have been preserved as reminders of the rich history.
In addition, the Reserve is completely Malaria Free.
In Room Facilities:
*Air conditioning (Selected Suites)
*Tea and coffee facilities.
*Laundry facilities – additional charge.
*Bath tubs; indoor showers; outdoor showers (Honeymoon suites only).
*Table & chairs and sun loungers on deck.
Allow Nambiti Plains to indulge you in an unforgettable get-away experience of fine dining, exquisite rooms, attentive staff and magical game drives. Alternatively plan a stay long enough to enjoy the surrounding battlefields.