The Gooderson Bushlands Safari Lodge near Hluhluwe, KwaZulu-Natal, is a three-star establishment geared to ensuring that guests may relax and enjoy all that this comfortable lodge.
The emphasis in the area is on conservation and guests have easy access to a vast array of premier wildlife experiences from which to choose.
Aside from onsite safari excursions on the 300-acre reserve, guests can explore the Hluhluwe/Umfolozi National parks, the Isimangiliso wetlands world heritage site, the best bird-watching in South Africa and beautiful beaches at St Lucia and Sodwana Bay.
Bushlands lodge accommodation is available in 21 spacious suites that are widely spaced to ensure privacy and raised on stilts, connected by eco-friendly wooden walkways. The interiors of the rooms have been tastefully decorated in colours and textures which reflect the magnificent surroundings and the culture of this region of South Africa.
The outdoor boma makes for a fantastic setting for dinners under the clear, star-studded sky where delicious local and international cuisine is served. The outdoor swimming pool which is located in the garden and acts as a fun entertainment place for guests of all ages.
At the lodge, safari drives can be enjoyed during which guests encounter zebras, warthogs, giraffes, nyalas, wildebeest and impalas as well as abundant birdlife.
The Nyala guided walking trail which is within the reserve and a must to be explored. During a visit to the DumaZulu Traditional Village, visitors have the opportunity to learn about the Zulu culture and traditions.