andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade when staying at Mountain or Forest subject to availability
  • Daily Full breakfast for up to two in room guests
  • An exclusive private dining experience
  • Personalized Leather Travel Wallet, two leather luggage tags, andBeyond pen, guests summarised itinerary and supporting documents (provided per couple)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 56 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Contemporary
VIBE: Zen
Adventure Ecotourism Seclusion

andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve

Address:
Phinda Private Game Reserve
KwaZulu-Natal,
South Africa
Nearest Airport:
Dukuduk (DUK)
10 mi / 16 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • All-inclusive
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Children's Programs
  • Conference Facilities
  • Internet Access
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Services

  • Babysitting Services
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Turndown Service
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services


Recreation
  • Pool


In Your Room
  • Bathrobes
  • Butler Service
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar

About Us

Set within easy reach of the Indian Ocean coastline and the famous iSimangaliso / Greater St Lucia Wetland Park in northern KwaZulu-Natal, andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve is known for its abundant wildlife, diversity of habitats and wide range of safari activities. Thanks to its coastal rainfall pattern, andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve enjoys a lush green environment that contains seven distinct ecosystems. andBeyond Phinda is often referred to as ‘Seven Worlds of Wonder.’ This fascinating variety of landscape and vegetation shelters an abundance of wildlife, including not only the Big Five but many rarer and less easily spotted species, such as the elusive cheetah or the scarce black rhino.

Phinda Forest Lodge

16 raised glass-encased chalets have a bedroom, lounge and spacious en suite bathroom with a bath and separate shower. Outside, wooden decks have been erected around the growing trees. Constructed to minimise impact on the unique Sand Forest, the air-conditioned rooms are raised off the ground to allow smaller animals complete freedom of movement along the forest floor below.

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Phinda Mountain Lodge

20 air-conditioned chalets with private decks and en suite bathrooms with bath and shower. Paved pathways lead down the mountainside from the main lodge to the chalets.

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Phinda Family cottage at Phinda Mountain Lodge

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Phinda Family suite at Phinda Mountain Lodge

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Phinda Rock Lodge

Six suites, each with a large bedroom and an en suite bathroom with bath and shower. Each suite, suspended from the edge of the rocky cliff, has its own private lounge, deck and plunge pool, all offering unrivalled views. Three suites have both indoor and outdoor showers.Overlooking scenic Leopard Rock, the lodge';s rough-hewn sandstone and adobe walls and ochre-packed roofs cling to the rock face.

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Phinda Vlei Lodge

Six suites, crafted from local materials of thatch, teak and glass, are suspended above the Sand Forest floor. The air-conditioned suites overlook a natural vlei system. The airy double bedrooms have en suite bathrooms with a bath and shower. You can enjoy a romantic candlelit dinner on your outdoor viewing deck or cool down in your private plunge pool. Each of the four lodges has an indoor and outdoor guest dining area.

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Activities:

Twice a day, you may take a game drive in an open Land Rover.

Guided bush walks allow for closer exploration of the shadowy forest canopies.

Bush dinners, a visit to local community school and clinic, Zulu cultural lectures,

Private bush breakfasts,

Bird-watching and birding safaris, canoeing and river boat cruises (seasonal) and White rhino tracking.

Best of the Best

An abundance of wildlife is sheltered at andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve, including the Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, black and white rhino, and buffalo) and elusive cheetah. Guests at any of the six luxury lodges enjoy expert-led game drives and bush walks. Many adventures and Specialist Safaris can be arranged, and include activities like Black Rhino Tracking on Foot. Phinda’s commitment to sustainable, responsible travel and community empowerment is world-renowned, and the Reserve is deeply committed to andBeyond’s core ethic of “Care of the Land. Care of the Wildlife. Care of the People.”

Hotel Tip

Planning a family safari? The andBeyond Phinda Zuka Lodge, andBeyond Phinda Homestead, and andBeyond Phinda Mountain Lodge are perfect for families and social gatherings.

Location

Address
Phinda Private Game Reserve
KwaZulu-Natal,
South Africa
Nearest Airport
Dukuduk (DUK), 10 Miles / 16 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Mountain/Forest Lodge

andBeyond Phinda Mountain Lodge is a Big Five safari destination that will steal your heart with its glorious private suites, some of the best views in the world and access to a selection of unique adventure safaris. With glamorous, Zulu-inspired guest areas and spellbinding views, this bold and stylish lodge truly makes guests feel on top of the world. There are 25 air-conditioned suites, including a family suite. Each suite has an outdoor shower and private plunge pool. The main lodge offers a specialised children’s programme, boma for outdoor dining, Safari Shop.

  • Non-Smoking

Rock/Vlei Lodge

andBeyond Phinda Rock Lodge looks out over its own lush valley, like a small private castle amidst a tangle of wild African sights and sounds. The suites of this intimate and romantic lodge cling dramatically to steep cliffs with views across the valley. The lodge has six-air conditioned suites with private plunge pools, beautiful ensuite bathrooms and wifi connectivity. Please note that this lodge is not suitable for children due to its location/Vlei Lodge

  • Non-Smoking

Zuka Lodge 1-4 Guests

An intimate safari retreat, andBeyond Phinda Zuka Lodge is situated amongst densely wooded hills studded with aloes. Available on a room basis or as a sole-use private villa, everything guests need is right within reach – a dedicated game ranger and game drive vehicle, an interactive kitchen with a dedicated chef, butler, a comfortable library with Internet access and TV, a sitting room with a fireplace for evening chats, their own swimming pool and even a private watering hole right in front of the lodge. This destination is ideal for families or couples

  • Non-Smoking

Zuka Lodge 5-8 Guests

Zuka Lodge 5-8 Guests

  • Non-Smoking

The Homestead

The andBeyond Phinda Homestead is a totally private sole-use safari villa. An exclusive hideaway for the world’s travel connoisseur, it blends luxury and laidback bliss with true wildlife adventure. Stylish and sophisticated, yet refreshingly simple, the lodge celebrates the luxury of Africa’s wide open spaces. Here, you will find just four air conditioned suites, a nanny’s room, outdoor showers in two suites, an interactive kitchen, lodge swimming pool, private gym and wifi connectivity throughout the lodge. This destination is ideal for families or a group of close friends.

  • Non-Smoking
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Adventure, Ecotourism, Seclusion
Vibe Zen
Room Style Contemporary
Number of Rooms 56
Check-In Time 12:00 PM
Check-Out Time 11:00 AM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

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Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

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Cancellation Policy

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Accepted Forms of Payment

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Terms & Conditions

There is a conservation fee of $90 ZAR per person per stay for all guests. This fee will be added to the reservation costs for guests at all six of the safari lodges and camps at &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve.



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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade when staying at Mountain or Forest subject to availability
  • Daily Full breakfast for up to two in room guests
  • An exclusive private dining experience
  • Personalized Leather Travel Wallet, two leather luggage tags, andBeyond pen, guests summarised itinerary and supporting documents (provided per couple)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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