The Hluhluwe area offers excellent mountain biking trails from the doorstep of your chalet at Nibela Lake Lodge. The Nibela Peninsula, False Bay Park and St Lucia Wetlands Park have a number of excellent routes for novice to experienced riders looking to escape to the great outdoors on two wheels.[…]
Let us take your breath away, this September, as the enchanting forest surrounding the Nibela Lake Lodge, comes alive with the beauty of Spring. Situated beneath a luscious canopy of trees, the Nibela Lake Lodge overlooks the magnificent St Lucia Estuary. The sheer magnificence of nature culminates in Hluhluwe this[…]
KwaZulu Natal has everything Africa is known for rolled into one! Enjoy pristine beaches, spectacular wildlife, towering mountains and an abundance of different cultures. We’ve highlighted the top ten things you should know when considering travelling to KwaZulu Natal.
KwaZulu Natal’s Elephant Coast is home to world-renowned game and birding parks including Hluhluwe-Imfolozi and iSimangaliso Wetland Park. The Elephant Coast is characterised by pristine wetlands, beautiful beaches and Big 5 game parks. Here’s our recommended 6 Night / 7 Day Itinerary to see it all.
An hour and a half’s drive from the luscious Nibela Peninsula, the iSimangaliso Wetlands Park is a mecca of unmatched natural beauty and diverse habitats and ecosystems. A nature lover’s dream, a day trip to the iSimangaliso Wetlands Park offers more than just a leisurely game drive around the reserve.[…]
The coastal region of KwaZulu Natal is renowned as a birding hotspot for nature lovers and avid bird-watchers in South Africa. The floodplains, forested woodlands and grasslands around Nibela provide an array of habitat for one of the most diversely populated birding areas in the country. Take a look at[…]
Nestled in the heart of the Nibela forest, surrounded by leafy trees and the soft sound of birds, you’ll find the Nibela Bush Spa. If tranquility is what you’re after, you’ve come to the right place. This airy spa with its spacious treatment room has exactly the kind of calming[…]
Spending quality time with the ones you love is what life’s about. When you can do so surrounded by a spectacular natural environment, it’s just that much better. The Sobhengu Self Catering units at Nibela Lake Lodge are the ideal destination for the ultimate family holiday. Here’s five reasons why[…]
There are sunsets and then there are African sunsets; when the sky is ablaze with colour and a golden glow washes over the landscape. Our pocket of wilderness at Nibela Lake Lodge offers some of the finest elevated views over Lake St. Lucia and iSimangaliso Wetlands Park. Here are the[…]
Hluhluwe Game Reserve is one of the oldest protected wildlife reserves in Africa; stretching across 96,000 hectares in central KwaZulu Natal. Hluhluwe Game Reserve (in the north) and Umfolozi Reserve (in the south) combine to form the greater Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve. The two reserves are logistically managed separately, but make[…]