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Bit of a Thrill-Seeker?

Bit of a Thrill-Seeker?

Our 4x4 trail is a nine-kilometre trail that has a grading of between one and three. It takes between two and four hours to complete and it’s the perfect adventure for all our thrill-seekers. It’s a self-drive route that is made up of a number of different trials....

Gwahumbe Lodge – Razed to the Ground

Gwahumbe Lodge – Razed to the Ground

On Sunday, 13 September, our beloved lodge was razed to the ground in a massive fire that started about 15km away from us. The conditions on Sunday were hot, dry, and extremely dangerous with winds of up to 60km/h. The first fires in the district started around 10 am...

Need to forget it all? – Home, Food & Travel Blog

Need to forget it all? – Home, Food & Travel Blog

Experience the beauty and peace of the African bushveld at the Gwahumbe Game Lodge & Spa. This 4-Star lodge is easily accessible from both Durban and Pietermaritzburg in malaria-free Mid-Illovo. You can expect to be pampered and to experience top-notch...

The Ultimate, Intimate Relaxing Bush Experience in KwaZulu-Natal

The Ultimate, Intimate Relaxing Bush Experience in KwaZulu-Natal

Stressed out city slickers will find a perfect sanctuary at Gwahumbe Game and Spa which is barely an hour outside Durban, but offers the magic and tranquillity of a true African getaway. Guests are welcomed to a paradise with majestic cliff faces and lush riverine...

Birding Outing at Gwahumbe

Birding Outing at Gwahumbe

Written by:  Dave Hoddinott – Rockjumper Birding Tours We arrived at Gwahumbe on a cool windy morning with light rain. I was thus very apprehensive about how many birds we would see under these conditions. At the reception, we met up with everyone and enjoyed a...

Wine and Wildebeest – The Perfect Pairing

Wine and Wildebeest – The Perfect Pairing

Dawn slips over the horizon and there, on a nearby kopje, is a mighty nyala. He freezes, as if detecting danger, before a hadeda call startles him and he bolts. It’s the break of a new day at Gwahumbe Game Lodge and Spa in Mid-Illovo, and life doesn’t get better than...