Matatane Lodge

Matatane Lodge is situated in the White Umfolozi Valley, close to the impressive Nhlazatshe Mountain. If you’re after an outdoor adventure, Matatane is the place to be with its hiking, game viewing, mountain biking, birding and soon to be completed Activity Centre with adventure activities such as abseiling and zip-lining.

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Matatane accommodation includes, two tented villages sleeping 6 per tent on stretches in a catered or self-catered capacity. Chalets are offline till Dec 2020. Tented village accommodation opens on the 1st July 2020.

Spend your evenings around a crackling fire at the spacious braai area, and on a clear night take in our magnificent view of the Milky Way.


There’s an outdoor adventure for the whole family at Matatane Lodge. Hiking, game viewing, birding and mountain biking are all on offer, and very soon the reserve’s Activity Centre will offer high octane abseiling, zip-lining and rock-jumping.

If you’re after wildlife, there are plenty of animals, birds, butterflies and all sorts of reptiles and invertebrates that call the area home, so bring your binoculars and species lists!

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Office Hours: 8am- 5pm, Monday to Friday