Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat
Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat AmenitiesKwalucia Private Safari Retreat has 4 exclusives African style en suite rooms all of which have private patio leading onto a romantic tropical garden. Suites are furnished with twins comfortable extra length beds. The twins bed can, on request, be converted into a king size bed by adding a thick quilted king size mattress protector. All suites are equipped with bar fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, air conditioning, ceiling fans, wall safe, hairdryer and WiFi access point. All bathrooms are equipped with a large walk-in shower,a hand-wash basin and a relaxing Victorian free standing bath, toilet and shaving plugs are available - all in a beautiful unique open plan African styled design. After a full day your exclusive and cosy room will fulfill your dreams. Wake up knowing that each day will allow for the adventure and peace of Africa to enter your soul. At Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat your country style breakfast is served in the dining area: in- or outside, or on your request: on your private patio. At this romantic retreat, all our guests have access to a large lit swimming pool with rim flow. A well designed sundeck awaits you for the lazy afternoons. The main lounge provides you with full DSTV and a small library for you leisure and relaxation. Around the fire in the boma, it is the perfect place where tales of the day are told. Dinners can be arranged on request. Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat is situated within a safe walking distance (just watch out for the hippos at night) from the main street where numerous restaurants are situated to cater all your desires.
Directions To Kwalucia Private Safari RetreatFrom DURBAN: (DBN): (+- 245 kms/2.5H drive) Take the N2 North; you have the option of the toll road or the alternate route via Stanger. 40 kms after the turn off to Richards Bay, turn right to Mtubatuba. As you arrived in Mtubatuba turn left than 2nd right to St Lucia (R618 +- 26 kms) As you arrived in St Lucia, just after the bridge 1st left and than 2 times right; you are in Pelican Street, there you take the 2nd right. From JOHANNESBURG: (JHB): (+- 640 kms/6.5H drive) Take the N17 via Springs to Ermelo. From Ermelo take the N2 and past Piet Retief, Pongola, Mkhuze and Hluhluwe. Continue South along the N2 and take the turn off left to Mtubatuba and St Lucia. As you arrived in Mtubatuba turn left to St Lucia (R618 +- 26 kms) As you arrived in St Lucia, just after the bridge 1st left and than 2 times right; you are in Pelican Street, there you take the 2nd right
Area AttractionsISIMANGALISO WETLAND PARK TOURS (Eastern shore): You will discover the many treasures of the park. Guided tours in safari vehicles or self-drives tours in your own vehicle will give you the opportunity to discover the rocks pools at Mission Rock, Cape Vidal, Banghazi lake, a number of gravel roads (accessible with sedan cars) through the different ecosystems, short walks to suited look out point with views of the Indian ocean, rolling grassland and lake St Lucia will give you the opportunity to experience nature close up; to taste; to smell and feel the bush…. BIG 5 GAMES DRIVES: There is nothing as iconic of Africa as the Big 5. In the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve,once the hunting grounds of the famous Zulu chief Shaka,the park is renown for its efforts in saving the white rhino from extinction and the magnificence of these first foothills of the coastal escarpment. White rhino abound and sightings of elephants are not unusual. The park also has lion, cheetah, black rhino, leopard, wild dog, a large population of giraffe and much more. Bird sightings may include lesser jacana, lapped-vaced vultures ,bateleur eagles, white-headed vultures, southern banded snake eagle etc…Guided safari in open vehicles or self guided safari in your own vehicle can be organized. BOAT TRIPS AND SUNDOWN CRUISE: On the estuary will leave memories of St Lucia that will always be treasured. WHALES WATCHING: (Seasonal) From June to November, humpback whales pass along the coastline during their annual migration from their feeding grounds in the Antarctic, to calve off the coast of Mozambique. These phenomenal mammals can weigh up to 45 tons and are sometimes visible from the shoreline, however a boat based whale watching tour is highly recommended. TURTLES TOURS: (Seasonal) From November to March the female turtle emerges, under the cover of the darkness, from the sea, seeking a suitable site to dig a 1 meter deep nest….Where you experience the miracle of nesting of the leatherback ( weighs up to 900 kgs) and loggerheads turtles. Step into the world of those amazing and ancient reptiles as they dodge sharks offshore and humans,crabs,badgers and jackals on shore to return and hatch from these ancient nesting grounds. An overnight tour with qualifies guides OCEAN SAFARIS: Explore marine magnificence: Scuba diving and snorkeling are found to various destinations within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, from Cape Vidal to Sodwana Bay….Sodwana Bay is one of the top 10 diving sites in the world. Over 1200 species of fish, whales, sharks, manta ray and the rare coelacanth have been recorded. The reefs have 95 known species of 43 groups of hard coral and 11 known groups of soft coral. BEACHES AND DUNES SAFARIS: iSimangaliso Wetland Park is a sub tropical paradise with massive golden sand dunes, which are some of the world highest vegetated dunes ,tumble onto miles of glistering golden beaches lapped by the blue waters of the warm Indian Ocean…Walking along the sea shore with sea spray dancing on your face will simply rejuvenate your soul…. BIRDING SAFARIS: The Zululand Birding Route as developed an experienced network of local guides to assist birders find the “specials” of a specific birding site using local knowledge and observation skills… WALKING SAFARIS: Self-guided walk to wilderness trails with qualified rangers will leave you with memories of a life time as you go “game viewing”. CYCLING SAFARIS: Guides cycled trips including bicycle hire, are offered in and around St Lucia taking in views of the ocean and trips through the forest… HORSE RIDING SAFARIS: A number of different horse riding safaris are on offer. From a 1 hour ride along the beach up to a multi-day safari through the bush… CANOEING AND KAYAK SAFARIS: Kayaking tours with experienced guides on the Estuary allow visitors to get up close to an array of water birds, hippos and crocodiles… NIGHT DRIVE SAFARIS: Share the quietness and the peace of the African nights trying to spot one of our local leopards, hippos ,bush babies and many more of the night life… DEEP SEA FISHING: For the big game fisherman the waters of the Indian Ocean provide a spirited challenge, with the deep zones of the continental shelf being home to species such as marlin, seal fish, barracuda, tuna, king and queen fish… CROCODILE AND SNAKE CENTER: You can visit the crocodile center on your own or join a guided tour and watch the feed of the crocs on certain days. A nice well stocked curious shop is situated within the center… CULTURAL TOURS: There are several cultural villages that provide a historical experience of Zulu traditional life. Learn about the task performed by different members of a community, watch energic Zulu dancing and taste traditional brewed sorghum beer. GOLF, TENNIS AND SQUASH: 2 golf courses are within close distances of St Lucia: the Monzi Golf Course is situated 16 kms from St Lucia and the Umfolozi Golf Course is 55 kms away. Both courses are 9 holes courses with 2 tees off positions, this making them 18 holes courses. Other facilities at the clubs include tennis and squash courts… KWALUCIA: At KWALUCIA PRIVATE SAFARI RETREAT, you can just indulge yourself around the swimming pool, at the sundeck or at your private patio…
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