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  • Manyoni Private Game Reserve
  • Intimate Accommodation
  • Big Five
  • Excellently rated by guests

African Spirit Game Lodge, situated 12 km's west of Mkuze, invites guests to experience true luxury and warm African hospitality. The lodge is situated within the Manyoni Private Game Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal, against the backdrop of the Lebombo Mountains.

Manyoni Private Game Reserve is an endangered species reserve of 24 000 hectares. It was proclaimed as a nature reserve and received international recognition for the introduction of 28 black rhino in 2005, as well as introducing lion onto the reserve, which has made it a Big Five Game Reserve. The reserve has over 70 mammal species and among them are elephant, white and black rhino, lion, buffalo, leopard, wild dog, spotted hyena, brown hyena, cheetah, African wildcat, serval, lynx, black back jackal, giraffe, zebra, blue wildebeest, nyala, impala, common reedbuck, warthog, waterbuck, bushpig, red & grey duiker, steenbuck, bush buck, mountain reedbuck, ostrich, red hartebeest and diverse birdlife of over 450 species.


  • Photographic safaris
  • Diverse birdlife
  • Backdrop of the Lebombo Mountains
  • Several activities nearby


  • Dining area
  • Bar area
  • Lounge
  • Viewing deck
  • Swimming pool


Game drives

We offer morning and afternoon game drives which will allow you to get close to Africas' BIG 5 and wildlife in an open vehicle with a trained guide who will not only ensure your safety but who will guarantee a wildlife experience that will capture your imagination, refresh your soul and help to conserve our natural heritage.

Photographic Safaris

Our Photographic Safaris specialises in taking small groups on dedicated photographic tours to some of our regions most famous destinations, including: Cape Vidal, Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve, Tembe Elephant Park, Lake Sibaya, Lake Jozini, Zulu Cultural Villages, St Lucia World Heritage Site, Sodwana Bay National Park and Mkuze Game Reserve. Our safaris are enjoyed by people with an interest in both wildlife and photography. All keen photographers are welcome - from amateurs to seasoned professionals.

Activities Nearby

  • Animal educational
  • Zulu Cultural Village and dance show
  • Manyoni / Vungame Zulu Village (visit and interaction)
  • Mkuze / St Lucia Town Visit
  • Boats trips and Cruises
  • Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba diving
  • St Lucia horse trails
  • Guided Safari Walks
  • Spa treatments
  • Golf



Room type Features Rates
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  • En-suite bathroom
  • Shower
  • Ceiling fan
  • Air conditioning
  • Mini bar fridge
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Private veranda
  • More

    FROM R2600

    TO R3150

    Per person per night sharing (1 game drive)

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    All Year Round

    Dates Room Type Board Basis Rate
    01 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021 Chalet Per person per night sharing (1 game drive) From R2600
    01 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021 Chalet Per person per night sharing (2 game drives) From R3150


    • Option 1: Dinner, bed, breakfast and 1 game drive
    • Option 2: Dinner, bed, breakfast and 2 game drives
    From R2600 per person sharing
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