Bonamanzi Game Reserve - Hluhluwe, Zululand

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Bonamanzi Game Reserve

Hluhluwe, Zululand - Accommodation

Bonamanzi Game Reserve rating


Touch the Wilderness in the heart of Zululand. Bordered by Lake St Lucia, a World Heritage Site, on Hluhluwe River. Set in the heart of Zululand, privatly owned, Bonamanzi is recognised as one of the best birding destinations in Southern Africa.
4000ha Teaming with game, one of Bonamanzi's most special feature is you may walk safely, explore and experience the bush first hand.
Splendid summers and warm winterdays. Honeymooners never forget the peace and romantic surroundings of Bonamanzi.
Spend your night in a tree house

Bonamanzi offers a variety of activities:
Guided walks from 1-3 hours long
Game Drives from 1-3 hours long
Boat Trips - 3 hours
Wedding Venue - from start to finish, catered

Facilities & Amenities includes:

Facilities available at Bonamanzi Game Reserve, Hluhluwe, Zululand

Establishment Facilities
  • American Express
  • Animal Friendly
  • BBQ
  • Children Welcome
  • Conference Facilities
  • Diners Club
  • Disabled Friendly
  • Gay Friendly
  • Laundry
  • Mastercard
  • Pools
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • Spa
  • Visa
  • Wedding Facilities
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning

Accreditations & Gradings:

Accreditations for Bonamanzi Game Reserve, Hluhluwe, Zululand

  • Tourism Grading Council

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Mtubatuba Tourism - Mtubatuba, Tourism Information

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Ndumo Tourism - Ndumo, Tourism Information

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Pongola Tourism - Pongola, Tourism Information

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Richards Bay Tourism - Richards Bay, Tourism Information

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St Lucia Tourism - St Lucia, Tourism Information

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Eshowe Tourism - Eshowe, Tourism Information

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Dinizulu Safaris - Hluhluwe, Transportation

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Directions to Bonamanzi Game Reserve

Map of Bonamanzi Game Reserve in Hluhluwe, Zululand


Directions to Bonamanzi Game Reserve

GPS Co-Ordinates: 32° 17' 7.1" E / 28° 3' 42.1" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Bonamanzi Game Reserve in Hluhluwe, Zululand

Departing: King Shaka International Airport
Address: M65, La Mercy 4405, South Africa
Distance: 234 km / Duration: 2 hours 33 mins
1. Head southeast 1.3 km
2. Take the 1st left onto Mdloti St
Toll road
1.7 km
3. Continue onto M65
Toll road
0.7 km
4. Keep left at the fork and merge onto N2
Partial toll road
222 km
5. Slight left toward D566 Rd 0.3 km
6. Take the 1st right onto D566 Rd 2.0 km
7. Turn left onto P2 0.1 km
8. Take the 1st right 0.6 km
9. Slight left 1.6 km
10. Turn left 1.4 km
11. Turn left 1.4 km
12. Turn left 1.3 km

Nearest Airport

King Shaka International Airport - Durban


In May 2010 King Shaka International Airport was opened and is three times bigger than the original Durban International Airport.

The airport has been named after the great warrior and 19th century ruler, Zulu King Shaka. This international airport is the third busiest airport in South Africa with around 7 million passengers. It is 35 kilometres away from the centre of Durban.

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Nearby Towns

Alternative accommodation near Hluhluwe, Zululand

Hluhluwe, Zululand » Current Current
Mkhuze, Zululand » 1 hour 31 mins 76.4 km
St Lucia, Zululand » 1 hour 33 mins 96.5 km
Sodwana Bay, Zululand » 2 hours 4 mins 121 km
Richards Bay, Zululand » 1 hour 45 mins 121 km
Eshowe, Zululand » 2 hours 39 mins 190 km

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