A South African Big 5 Game Park, One Of The Best In Africa!
Excited To See The Big 5?
Here's A Perfect Option To See The Big5 In South Africa, In The Wild Kwazulu-Natal Region
1st Option Hilltop Camp
Is located in Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve & Mpila Camp is Located in South Imfolozi Game Reserve, Nselweni Camp is also located in Imfolozi, the southern part of the 2 parks that make one Big 5 game reserve.
Hluhluwe Imfolozi-Park Is One Of The First Proclaimed Big 5 wildlife sanctuaries In Africa. In the Kwa-Zulu Natal Region Of South Africa... A Bige5 Game Reserve, Made Partly famous by Dr. Players' Rhino work & Zulu Kings...
Dr. Player and his team
Brought back the Rhino, and helped many other animals around the world, from near extinction in the 30s ...60s..
A Historic South African Wildlife Area, Kwazulu Natal..
This land is old. The Culture Is Rich. & The Accommodation is rustic, Earthy.
Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Has The Feeling Of Old Africa, going back in time. Travelers love the rustic accommodation because of its dated style. Adds to the Adventure and some of the true flavors of Africa...
Hluhluwe 4 Bed Chalet Self-cater
Hluhluwe 2 Bed Self-cater
Hluhluwe 2 Bed Non Self-cater
Hluhluwe 2 Bed Rondavels
What's There To Do? Many Big 5 4x4 Encounters...Or
Stay The Night In The Park, Listen To The African Bush
Take Game Drives Or Go On Longer
Great Photo Hides Or Take A Birding Photographic Safari Obviously, A Photographer's Paradise...
Please note: That these 3hr game drives, and Safari walks mentioned below are offered By Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve for people staying overnight, inside the game reserve.
The Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park Offers...
3-hr Game drive R 420.0 pp
Children Between 6 - 13 R 250.0
No children under 6 in-game drive trucks.
But You can do your own self-drive safaris, with younger children.
3-hr Guided Safari walks R 510.0 no children under 16.
These are booked when checking-in to your lodge.
All other safaris & Packages / activities on this site, depart from St Lucia KZN, where Heritage Tours & Safaris are based...So all the 2 days, 3 days, 1-day safari packages are not available to clients staying in the game park... It's because of logistics ...
So, if you would like to do ( our ) safari package then its best to stay in St Lucia...... If you would like to stay inside the game park, then they offer the 3hr game drive and 3 hr walking safaris witch are booked at check-in .....
Hluhluwe -Imfolozi Park, Has Some Historic Lodges Very "Out Of Africa" Style, Game Viewing Is 6 Star Amazing!
Hilltop Camp, Inside Hluhluwe Game Reserve
Hilltop Camp Offers Complementary Breakfast with all accommodation options
And is also the most luxury out of the 2 main camps in the Hluhluwe Imfolozi reserve
- Full Bar
- Game Viewing Deck
- Secure Fencing
- Game Drives
- Guided Walking Safaris
- Fuel / Shop
ACOMMODATION OPTIONS ARE,
2-bed self-catered chalets R 2.160 per night 2 adults
4-bed self-cater chalets R4.360 per night 4 adults
The SELF-CATER offer full kitchens with all utensils Linen and an open plan living area.
en-suite Showers great outdoor braai and deck..
Nice to Sit at the fire on the deck listening to the African bush... It's Magic...
Having a cold one, after an amazing day watching the wildlife. looking at the photo's of the day...
There's so much to photograph and video .. A photographers paradise..
There are also, Non-self-cater 2 bed chalets, where you would take your meals at the restaurant ..
Some budget options like a self cater Rondavel.
Rondavels are small round African huts ..They are communal, meaning you would share the showers and kitchen, But you can also cookout on open fire enjoy the African sounds at night, or use the restaurant if you choose... R 1.160-2 adults per night ..
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Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park Entrance Fee
Day Use & Over Night pay an Entrance Fee: R240pp Int Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park: Conservation Fee: Overnight Visitors: And day use a Conservation Levy of R240 per adult and R120 per child under 12 years will be charged. South African a discount fee, (R120 per person per day and R60 per child)
The accommodation is basic but has everything you need ..
At Hilltop, Chalets Offer, TV microwaves Wifi and all linen. A full kitchen in the self-cater units
There's no aircon, just fans ( sorry ) The Park Is trying to be Low impact...
Cell phones may not work well, But Cameras do...
Hilltop The Pool Can be used when it's blazing hot a lot. and a great bar with a huge deck for viewing.
Overlooking the Black Umfolozi River.
Hilltop camp is fenced, so walking from restaurant to chalets is safe at night.
Safer for small children. There is a playground for children and shop and fuel at the camp. Mpila and the other camps are not fenced so be very careful ..
Everyone staying at the Hilltop camp can use all the amenities. Regardless of room type.
The views overlooking the valley is magnificent. Thick dense Green Bush Country (Hilltop Camp)
The units are old, So please, don't compare them to new modern resorts.
Hilltop and Mpila are rated more on the 3-star side.
It's really All about animal watching and the priceless privilege it is, to witness these magnificent animals, even the mighty Dung Beetle...
The Big5 Game viewing Is World Class 6 star ...
Hluhluwe Luxury Lodges
Mpila bit more rustic than Hilltop. It's all self-cater.
There is no restaurant. the camp is not fenced. There is a small basic shop if you forget milk bread charcoal etc...
But please keep in mind the shop is basic and can run out of supplies.
It's really best to shop for food and drink on your way. They do sell wood so that's covered.
Offering SELF CATER ONLY
They are self-catering.. You can take a guided safari walk, and game drives which are booked when you check-in.
And you can always do your own game drives as well. This gives you more time to enjoy and slow down a bit, less distraction by others ..
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Accommodation Outside But Close To Hluhluwe Park
The Game Park Can Be fully booked at times.
Or You Just prefer to stay outsite the park these are options below..
Hluhluwe Imfolozi Entrance Fee
Day Use & Over Night pay an Entrance Fee: R240pp Int
Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park: Conservation Fee: Overnight Visitors: And day use a Conservation Levy of R240 per adult and R120 per child under 12 years will be charged. South African a discount fee, (R120 per person per day and R60 per child)