|LIONS VALLEY LODGE, LADYSMITH (31km)
|Phone:||+27 (0) 36 637 9605 / 6 / 7
|Address:||Nambiti Private Game Reserve, Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal
Lat:E 28′ 25″ 27′ Long: E 29′ 58″ 58′
Nestled in the heart of the Nambiti Private Game Reserve just outside Ladysmith, Lions Valley Lodge is one of KwaZulu-Natal’s best-kept secrets. With over 22 000 acres of beautiful South African bush to explore, our guests are sure to experience the adventure of a lifetime.
As a safari reserve, Lions Valley Lodge is the epitome of luxury adventure in South Africa. Our guests are accommodated in lavish free-standing suites that boast all the amenities you’d expect from a 5-star lodge. Each suite seamlessly fuses wilderness and indulgent comfort.
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The expansive Nambiti Private Game Reserve is home to a plethora of different game species. These animals are all iconic symbols of the animal kingdom and are an intrinsic part of our proud African heritage. Nambiti Private Game Reserve is one of the reserves in KwaZulu-Natal that offers you the chance to see all five of these iconic animals in one place.
The reserve is also home to a range of other fascinating animals. You’ll find smaller predators such as hyenas, cheetahs and other members of the feline family. The reserve also offers a wide variety of antelope as well as giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, hippo, jackal, warthog, various reptiles and a myriad of insects.
The reserve’s incredible biodiversity is home to over 300 identified bird species on the conservancy list. Those of special interest are the White-backed Vulture, Red-billed Oxpecker, Black Stork and Spotted Eagle-owl. The reserve’s many dams are also known to attract water-based birds such as the Spoonbill, Fish Eagle, Spurwing Goose and African Darter.
Our guests are treated to both morning and late afternoon game drives – both being a unique adventure. These drives are guided by one of our experienced field guides who will not only keep you informed, but also entertained.
Lions Valley Lodge can arrange for an expert battlefield guide to take you on a personalised tour, where the historic Anglo-Boer and Anglo-Zulu Wars were fought.
For fishing enthusiasts, the reserve has several dams, where guests have the opportunity to catch bass. This activity is dependent on the season and availability of the guides. Fishing equipment is not provided, guests will need to bring their own.
Treat yourself to a visit to the spa. The spa menu is available at the lodge reception. All massages are booked after arrival at the lodge. Guests who prefer to spoil themselves with a massage in the privacy of their own suite can also be accommodated.
We offer nature enthusiasts the chance to see all kinds of wildlife up close and in their natural surroundings. Nambiti Game Reserve is home to a fascinating array of small predators, reptiles, over 300 bird species and of course the Big 5.
We tailor each wedding package to suit your needs. We will make every effort to ensure that your wedding day is memorable.
Lions Valley Lodge offers a unique setting for small conference groups and high-level corporate or team-building getaways. We have a comfortable conference room that can accommodate 20 people in boardroom-style seating.
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