Mtwazi Lodge

Mtwazi Lodge is a self-catering lodge that is just North East of Hilltop but sits in its own camp.This eight-bedded lodge, Once the original home of the warden of the reserve, features memorabilia from the rich history of the Hluhluwe's Conservation fame.Most Of the world looked to Hluhluwe/Umfolozi for guidance on protecting their animals.The no Late Dr Player was instrumental in this game park a true legend, he was  and all-around amazing man  ...The accommodation comprises three bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom and an annex bedroom with its own shower and toilet en suite.The annex is not of the same standard as the rooms in the house. This lodge has a dated old colonel look and feel, its not modern flash at all, it does have some modern upgrades but basically  its old with class and charm still holds...

south african rhinos

The lodge Mtwaz Lodge comprises of large lounge and dining room, kitchen and three en-suite bedrooms, with an additional two-bedded garden annex, also en-suite. It does have satellite television,the dining area leads out onto a large flagstone veranda with barbecue (braai) and from there into the tropical garden shaded by a gloriously spreading fig tree.

Truly an amazing piece of game park history, This is where conservation all started in the world. In this very house. It was the warden's house back in the late 1880s. MthwaziLodge Gives the feelings, Of old world history the bush, safari with a mix of colonial design. Definitely,
An Out Of Africa Experience. Mtwaz Lodge is for Larger family/friends type Get Aways.You will never forget this holiday.

it's a great choice..


  • Lots Of Game Viewing & Birds
  • Private Chef If You Would Like
  • 6 Bedrooms Ensuite
  • Personal Rager For Guided Walks
  • Fireplaces Inside and Out
  • Game Drives Early Morning & Late Eve Or You Can self Drive
  • Wifi, DSTV
  • Large Gardens
  • Privace
  • Self Cater / Must Bring Your Own Food & Drink Plus Firewood

Birder's Paradise

The area is noted for its wide variety of both bird and animal life Most of the big game species including lion, elephant, white and black rhino, buffalo, leopard and giraffe occur in the area. But never a guarantee, depend on time of the year.

Apart from guided game drives, there are self-guided auto trails traversing in excess of 200 km of roads throughout the park. So you are free to explore in your own car, the main roads are fine for cars, which are tar,

all other roads are weather dependent.Early morning and late afternoon walks are particularly rewarding. Several hides are available throughout the park.There are also, Birds (everywhere) Over 600 species for great photos.

Mtwazi Lodge is a Great place to Sit and unwind, in the sounds of the South African bush, letting the city life melt away.

Feel primitive for awhile, Fires at night with the unmistakable night sounds of the African Bush.

Just sitting back Listening, Sipping on a great Port of age..