Mesmerising beauty at Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge

Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge is a hidden jewel in one of the most beautiful private reserves in South Africa: Nambiti. Enjoy the peace and serenity of the great outdoors, comfort and privacy of your Suite, dining under the stars, gazing out over the world from your panoramic terrace overlooking a river – and encountering the Big 5. 

Discover waterfalls and natural pools with this unique experience in the heart of the Zululand. Experience 4x4 open-air game drives and encounter the Big 5, more than 40 other mammals including black rhino and cheetah, plus 280 recorded bird species. Other activities include fly fishing, mountain biking, river rafting and bushwalks.  

The Suites overlook the Sundays River and offer staggering views of the savannah and the bush. Wind down in several relaxing areas such as the boma, bar, beautiful terrace, patio and infinity pool. The elegant and luxurious thatched Bungalows have views of the river and African savannah and each unit offer a private terrace, underfloor heating, a seating area and en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower as well as an outdoor shower.


  • A malaria-free safari experience 
  • On-site fine-dining restaurant and spa
  • Hosts a maximum of 10 people
  • Big 5 encounters
  • 3.5-hour drive from King Shaka International Airport and a 1-hour drive to the Drakensberg


Nambiti Private Game Reserve, Elandslaagte

Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal, 3371

Popular Facilities

  • Pool
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Laundry Service Available
  • Shuttle Service

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