We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    African Spirit Game Lodge

    | 12 km's west of Mkuze, Zululand Rhino Reserve, Mkuze 3965, South Africa
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$74
          Great Deal
          US$75
          US$75
          Traveller (113)
          Room & Suite (19)
          Dining (10)
          Ghost Mountain Inn
          386 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Mkuze
           
          Jozini Tiger Lodge and Spa
          205 reviews
          #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Jozini
           
          Rhino River Lodge
          362 reviews
          #2 of 33 Speciality lodging in Hluhluwe
           
          Mavela Game Lodge
          198 reviews
          #1 of 7 Speciality lodging in Mkuze
           
          Overview
          • Excellent70%
          • Very good25%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “photo safari” (11 reviews)
          “self catering” (13 reviews)
          “the reserve” (16 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Breakfast included
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Ghost Mountain Inn
          386 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Mkuze
           
          Jozini Tiger Lodge and Spa
          205 reviews
          #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Jozini
           
          Rhino River Lodge
          362 reviews
          #2 of 33 Speciality lodging in Hluhluwe
           
          Mavela Game Lodge
          198 reviews
          #1 of 7 Speciality lodging in Mkuze
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$74.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Mkuze hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d532120004e94c96a3939ec3b66a7259", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":2232258,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[36264874],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":75,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"d532120004e94c96a3939ec3b66a7259","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":75,"lowestMetaPrice":74,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":75,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":75,"lowestMetaPrice":74,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":75,"hotelName":"African Spirit Game Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQ1MzIxMjAwMDRlOTRjOTZhMzkzOWVjM2I2NmE3MjU5IiwiQUlLIjoiNmJmMmE1MGJiZGEzNDcwNzliYzlmOWM3NjJmN2JlYWEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$74", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"36264874":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (166)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 155 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We stayed 4 nights in the self-catering units of African Spirit Game Lodge. When we arrived we were very pleased with the place, everything was beautifully set and there was enough space for us three families. Within our stay, we encountered some serious problems though....More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          1  Thank Daniel S
          Reviewed 6 days ago

          If you want to be up close with the animals this trip is for you. Our Guides on the game drives were very knowledgeable and did everything they could to make sure we had an experience of a lifetime. The lodge was clean and had...More

          Thank Diane C
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis, Admin Manager - African Spirit Photo Safaris at African Spirit Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

          We enjoyed your stay with us very much and we were honoured to show you this beautiful part of our country and all the animals. We would love to see you again and bring your family with next time. Natasha Lee Lötter, African Spirit Photo...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          From a personal AND photographer's perspective my experience was absolutely awesome. This is a small lodge with fabulous food and beautiful rooms. The managers, Mike and Natasha, worked very hard to ensure we had the best possible experience. We saw so many animals up close....More

          Thank Kathy A
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis, African Spirit Photo Safaris - Admin Manager at African Spirit Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

          We glad you had a wonderful experience. We are very fortunate to be based in a popular wild life area and we try our utmost best to offer our guests a memorable safari. Please visit us again and bring your friends along. Kind Regards Natasha...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          I had the most amazing experience at the African Spirit Game Lodge. From the twice daily game drives to the great food to the staff that treated us like family, it was the trip of a lifetime! I highly recommend it!More

          Thank BrattyBones
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis, Admin Manager - African Spirit Photo Safaris at African Spirit Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

          Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very fortunate to be in the middle of one of South Africa's top tourist destinations. We would love to see you again and bring your family with next time. Natasha Lee Lötter, African...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I'm not sure I can put into words the incredible experience we had at the African Spirit Game Lodge. The accommodations were stellar. The staff was exceptional. The food was delicious. But most of all, the game drives and excursions were truly spectacular! We saw...More

          Thank Eileen T
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis, African Spirit Photo Safaris - Admin Manager at African Spirit Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

          We glad you had a great experience and excellent sightings. We are very fortunate to be in the middle of one of South Africa's top tourist destinations. The diversity of plants and animals in the area makes it easy for the guides to impress the...More

          Ghost Mountain Inn
          386 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Mkuze
           
          Jozini Tiger Lodge and Spa
          205 reviews
          #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Jozini
           
          Rhino River Lodge
          362 reviews
          #2 of 33 Speciality lodging in Hluhluwe
           
          Mavela Game Lodge
          198 reviews
          #1 of 7 Speciality lodging in Mkuze
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$72 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your African Spirit Game Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Mkuze
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (113)
          Room & Suite (19)
          Dining (10)
          Pool & Beach (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (134)
          Family and Play Areas (3)
          Nearby
          Nearby Restaurants
          Terrace Restaurant Ghost Mountain Inn
          16 reviews
          12.37 km away
          Kfc
          9 reviews
          40.34 km away
          Pizza Place
          15 reviews
          61.04 km away
          The Lighthouse Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge
          92 reviews
          66.52 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Bayete Zulu
          50 reviews
          12.95 km away
          Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park
          224 reviews
          40.25 km away
          Heritage Tours & Safaris
          409 reviews
          42.04 km away
          Emdoneni Cheetah project
          165 reviews
          48.11 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Hseeley2017
          We will be traveling in July, what kind of weather should we expect?
          18 April 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis | Property representative |
          Good day July is Winter in South Africa. Winter (Jun – Aug): are generally mild, comparing favourably with European summers, we do have days when temperatures dive, especially on the back of a game drive vehicle, so be... More
          0
          Votes
          dtgundy
          We arrive at the end of February. What kind of clothes and shoes should we bring? Do we need adapters to plug in our phones? Do you provide a hair dryer? Thank you.
          17 February 2017|
          Answer
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis | Property representative |
          Hi Teddi - All the answers to these questions are in the information pack Natasha emailed to you. Natasha will send also send you an email again with regards to these questions.
          1
          Vote
          Carlton H
          we will be visiting in Oct, what game drives are offered? And what is the cost? types of vehicles that are used? Thanks for any info provided........
          10 February 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from TanyaDuPlessis | Property representative |
          Dear Carlton. Game drives: (Minimum 2 people) All game drives are conducted from our lodge in an open game viewer. We can do game drives twice a day; early morning (anytime from 05h00) and late afternoon (anytime from... More
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "A (close) group of 4-6 should aske for the hunters lodge (also self-catering). The lower 2-bed chalets are..."
          Read review
          "The chalets are quaint and romantic and the houses would suit a family well."
          Read review
          "Most of the rooms were well situated and I didn't see any advantage to any room."
          Read review
          "There is no such thing as a bad room at African Spirit!"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing