Phinda Mountain Lodge lies within the 21 000-hectares/51 891-acres of Phinda Private Game Reserve, in the Maputaland region of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Phinda neighbours the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park – a World Heritage Site - to the east and is only 30km/19 miles due west of the white-fringed beaches of the Indian Ocean.
The guest dining and sitting areas, shaded terrace and bar open out onto cool decks with spectacular views of the Lebombo Mountains and bushveld. Additional facilities include a Safari Shop, a dramatic open-air boma, conference room for up to 70 delegates (cinema style) or 52 delegates (with tables), shaded swimming pool and lookout deck.
Twice daily game-drives in open 4x4 game viewing vehicles, nature walks and excellent birding on Phinda Private Game Reserve. Riverboat cruises and canoeing along the Mzinene River. Optional Phinda Adventures, which are available at an additional cost, include breathtaking coastal flights, beach excursions including snorkelling and scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, turtle viewing (season Nov/Dec/Jan), horse riding and cultural visits.

Hotel Features
  • Child Friendly
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Room Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • In-room Safe
  • Private Bathroom
  • Turndown Service
  • 20 airconditioned suites each with en suite bathroom comprising bath, shower, separate w.c and twin hand basins. All suites have a sitting area, personal bar and private deck.

    Cancellation Policy


    At confirmation = 10% of total reservation value

    Less than 45 days prior to arrival = 100% of total reservation value

    Incentives, Conference and Leisure groups:

    At confirmation = 10% of total reservation value

    120 days = 50% of total reservation value

    90 Days = 100% of total reservation value

    We reserve the right to apply the following policy for any reduction in the numbers of rooms pertaining to a group booking:

    Groups of 10 rooms or less = Maximum reduction of 1 room permitted without penalty up to 45 days prior to travel

    Groups of 11 rooms or more = Maximum reduction of 2 rooms permitted without penalty up to 45 days prior to travel

    Phinda Private Game Reserve is situated in the lush Maputaland region in northern KwaZulu-Natal. Bordering the iSimangaliso/Greater St Lucia Wetland Park – a World Heritage Site – Phinda comprises 23 000 hectares (57 000 acres) of prime conservation land.