Departure Date: 01/05/2021
Phinda Forest Lodge lies in the heart of an enchanting forest. Guests can relax and unwind in a timeless Zulu-Zen Suite, encased in glass and it is a one of kind ecolodge that is set within a beautiful sand forest.
The suites are air-conditioned and offer spectacular views. A dense canopy will provide you with privacy. From your floor to ceiling windows you have the opportunity to see the wildlife roaming outside your glass bubble.
The lodge also has a beautiful sparkling rim-flow swimming pool, and this is perfect for when you come back from your game drives. There are expansive decks that look out onto the panoramic views of an open grassy meadow. In the evenings you can come around a warm fire in the boma where you can enjoy a delicious meal under the African night sky.
Phinda Forest Lodge lies within 1000 hectares of Africa's last remaining dry sand forest and if one of the world's first eco-designed safari lodges.
Phinda Private game Reserve boasts seven distinct habitats and is often described as 'Seven Worlds of Wonder' where there is a magnificent tapestry of woodland, grassland, wetland and forest, added into this it the mountain ranges, rivers, marshes and pans.
Guests can enjoy some magnificent game viewing experiences and the reserve is home to the 'Big 5' as well as to 436 beautiful bird species.
Enjoy day and night safaris with your expert guides as try to spot the 'Big 5' and other sighting.
For those guests looking for some more adventure how about a bush walk with an experienced guide by your side.
There is a range of exciting Phinda Adventures like; a specialist walking and tracking safari, a sleep-out under the stars, an infrared Night Eye drive, plus other participative conservation experiences like rhino notching or pangolin tagging.
Outside of the reserve, but is within easy access of the reserve is the Zulu village tours, the Africa Foundation community visits, a Maputaland exploration, Maputaland beach trips, night turtle drives (seasonal), scuba safaris, or an incredible ocean safari that offers you a host of marine life sightings. Specialist safaris can be arranged in advance and focus on special interests like birding, photographic, family and private safaris.
A 2 night stay, 2 interpretive 3-hour game drives in an open 4x4 Safari vehicle with an experienced Ranger and Tracker, 3 delicious meals daily, house wines, local brand spirits, beers and soft drinks (alcoholic drinks will be available and served according to current and updated South African lockdown restrictions), Sundowner drinks whilst on game drives, tea & coffee, laundry, emergency medical evacuation insurance & VAT.
2 Nights self-drive from R8,920 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid 12th – 30th April 2021 & 1st May – 30th June 2021. Minimum 2-night stay applies. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Excludes: Telephone calls, drinks not specified under what you get, safari shop purchases, government Bed levy, transfers to and from the lodge, administration fee, conservancy, park or landing fees. Packages are subject to availability, seasonal surcharge, high season supplements. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.