South African Lodges

Jozini Tiger Lodge And Spa

1 Main Road
Jozini 3969
KwaZulu Natal
South Africa
Lodge Type

Jozini Lodge on the banks of beautiful Lake Jozini, approximately 3 hours drive north of Durban in South Africa's picturesque KwaZulu-Natal province. Jozini Tiger Lodge is ideal for both leisure and corporate guests looking for a hotel with excellent service, facilities and ambience. Guests are accommodated in rooms overlooking the lake, and it provides a broad range of activities as well as easy access to some attractions in the area.

It is renowned for the healthy population of Tiger Fish – a robust and challenging species that always puts up a fight making for a great fishing challenge. Accommodation is in 70 rooms which can accommodate up to 182 guests in total, comprising 44 Classic Rooms, 21 Family Lofts, 3 Deluxe Rooms and 2 Executive Suites. Each room enjoys views of the lake.

Room features:

  • Air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea/coffee facilities
  • Writing desk
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Mini-bar (stocked on request).

Standard Classic

  • Accommodates two people per room
  • En-suite bathrooms, offering both a bath and shower
  • Either be a twin or queen size bed
  • Sliding doors open to a private balcony overlooking Lake Jozini.

Family Loft

  • Accommodates up to 4 people ( 2 adults + 2 children )
  • Located on the top floor of the Lodge
  • Upstairs bedroom offering twin beds
  • The en-suite bathroom has both a bath and shower
  • Private balconies overlooking Lake Jozini.

Deluxe Room

  • Accommodates two people
  • Large bedroom with a four-poster king-size bed and
  • Specialised linen
  • Private balcony overlooking the dam wall
  • Hydrobath and shower that offer magnificent views

Executive Suites

  • Provides two people
  • Air-conditioning
  • TV with selected DSTV channels
  • Lounge, tea and coffee making facilities
  • Stylish bathroom with bath and large shower.


  • Welcoming lounge
  • Restaurant, bar and boma
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Children swimming pool
  • Children playground & jungle gym
  • Children playroom
  • Gymnasium and Steam room
  • Mangwanani Spa
  • The conference centre and boardroom
  • Curio store
  • Fax and photocopy machine
  • Internet Access (WiFi).


  • Babysitting service
  • Laundry service
  • Room service
  • Porter service
  • Secure parking
  • 24-hour security
  • Transfer shuttle service
  • Tours desk for activity bookings
  • Housekeeping.

Conferences: iSilo Conference Center

The iSilo Conference Center can cater for up to 250 delegates. The design of the Conference Center's stacking door system enables multi-configuration flexibility, breaking the main venue into three smaller venues dependent on your requirements. The Lodge also has three smaller boardrooms located above the Conference Center; these are named after the tribal families governing our local area. These rooms are ideal for smaller meetings and private functions. Full and half day conference packages are available.

Conference package:

  • Still water
  • Mints
  • Stationary pack consisting of a notepad and pen
  • Flip chart and markers
  • Data projector
  • Fixed pull down the screen (excludes boardroom).

To personalise your experience, the Lodge can assist with a host of food and beverage items and offers uniquely designed lunch & dinner menus for all Day Conference Packages.

Wellness: Mangwanani Spa

Part of the splendour,m this African themed Mangwanani Spa, bringing together a unique sanctuary of luxurious wellness and relaxation, with a rare traditional African experience.

Mangwanani’s mission is to employ women from local, underprivileged communities nationwide and train them to become certified Mangwanani therapists, to empower and uplift communities, encourage sustainable economic growth, the empowerment of women, responsible tourism and successful job creation.

All therapists have been recruited and trained by the local Jozini community, and as such take immense pride in their treatments and guest service.


At a more sedate pace, Jozini guests can join a spectacular sunset cruise on the Lake, enjoying the beautiful scenery while sipping cocktails in good company. For something a little more adventurous, you might like to take one of the kayaks and paddles quietly along the lakeshore, observing the birds and any wildlife that has come down for a drink.

The Jozini is renowned for the diverse and abundant bird-life in the area. The lodge offers guests guided walks and birding trails. The Lodge also offers guests a host of guided walks and birding trails for those wishing to explore this natural paradise. This outdoor experience captures the pure natural beauty of the area, which is host to a variety of bird species. The lodge is also in proximity to numerous private and public game reserves, and they will be happy to arrange a wildlife-viewing safari where it is possible to view the Big 5.

For those looking for something a little different, abseiling is available. Descending from a cliff above the Jozini Dam wall, this abseil is suitable for all level of fitness and allows you to soak in the splendour of the Lodge’s surroundings.

  • Sunset cruise
  • Kayaking
  • Bird and wildlife watching
  • Fishing
  • Abseiling
  • Spa treatments
  • Swimming
  • Walking and hiking (trails).

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Writing desk


Dining at the Jozini Tiger Lodge

The main lodge at the Jozini Tiger Resort in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, features a top class dining facility. The restaurant's extensive menu is complimented by a stunning view of Lake Jozini while an outdoor boma can be booked for group dinners.

Spa Facilities

The Mangwanani Boutique Spa at Jozini Tiger Lodge is a sanctuary of wellness and relaxation. This magnificent spa offers a rare traditional African experience, and the hotel's mission is to employ local women from underprivileged communities who are professionally trained to become certified therapists. 

Mangwanani Jozini Spa offers a vast selection of acute treatments while individual packages are also available.

Spa treatments:

  • Massages
  • Body scrubs
  • Body wraps
  • Eyelash and eyebrow tinting and shaping
  • Manicures
  • Pedicures
  • Hot stone therapy.

On-site activities

The Jozini Tiger Lodge in KwaZulu-Natal offers the following facilities on-site for guests to enjoy:

  • Pool Table
  • Swimming Pool
  • Gymnasium
  • Childrens Playground & Jungle Gym
  • Curio Shop
  • Canoe trips, kayaking, river rafting and sundowner cruises can be arranged upon request.

The Jozini Tiger Lodge is famous for its Tiger fishing and an annual tournament is held in October which attracts anglers from around the world.  Lake Jozini in KwaZulu-Natal is the most Southern lake where tiger fish are endemic. The tiger fish offers an exciting freshwater game fishing experience to get visitors adrenalin flowing.

Spa treatments
  • Massages
  • Hot stone therapy
  • Body scrubs and wraps
  • Eyelash and eyebrow tinting
  • Manicures and pedicures.
Nearby attractions and activities

KwaZulu-Natal's Jozini Tiger Lodge & Spa is in an area full of exciting attractions including some of South Africa's best game reserves and parks while some of the world’s best coral reefs can also be found nearby in the Maputaland marine reserve.

Conferences at the Jozini Tiger Lodge

The Three Cities Jozini Tiger Lodge can cater for large conferences for up to 250 delegates. The lodge also features a small boardroom and two breakaway rooms for business guests.

The Isilo venue is ideal for large events such as product launches, seminars and gala dinners. This room can house 180 people for a dinner and 220 people in schoolroom style seating, or it can be subdivided into three separate venues. Each of the three rooms can then accommodate 90 persons in cinema style seating, 36 people in a half moon, 60 delegates for a banquet, 40 people in U-shape seating and 60 delegates in school room style seating.

The Nwayo and Gumede Rooms at the Jozini Tiger Lodge are the smaller breakaway rooms and are ideal for smaller, intimate meetings. Each breakaway room can seat 40 people in cinema style, 27 person schoolroom style, 20 people around a boardroom table and 12 people in U-shape seating.

The Myeni Executive Boardroom can seat a maximum of 10 delegates. A variety of corporate team building activities is also available at Jozini Tiger Lodge.

Team building activities include canoe trips, kayaking, paint ball, river rafting, fishing trips, fishing competitions, sundowner cruises, lawn games, obstacle courses, amazing race experiences and survival games.

  • Children's playground
  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Pool table
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Babysitting
  • Housekeeping service
  • Internet connection
  • Laundry services
  • Room service
  • Secure parking
Children Policy
  • Children of all ages are welcome at the Jozini Tiger Lodge, KwaZulu-Natal, and baby cots are available upon prior arrangement.

Available Rooms

Standard Room

# Rooms:

Three Cities Jozini Tiger Lodge & Spa features a total of 70 guest rooms, 44 of which are Classic Standard Rooms. Each room is decorated with a classy African feel.

Classic Room features:

  • En-suite bathroom with shower and bath
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Satellite television
  • Work desk
  • Telephone
  • Air-conditioning
  • Safe
  • Bar fridge
  • Furnished balcony overlooking Lake Jozini
  • Queen size bed or twin beds.
Single Room R1620
Double Room R2350

Loft Room

# Rooms:

21 Family Loft Rooms are on offer at the Jozini Tiger Lodge in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The Family Lofts offer spacious comfort in generously sized rooms with a dedicated loft space. The rooms feature a double or twin beds downstairs and two single beds in the loft area, making the room ideal for a family of four.

Loft Room features:

  • En-suite bathroom with shower and bath
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Satellite television
  • Work desk
  • Telephone
  • Air-conditioning
  • Safe
  • Bar fridge
  • Private balcony
  • Top floor location overlooking Lake Jozini
  • Loft area with two single beds
  • Queen bed downstairs.
Single Room R1620
Double Room R2350

Deluxe Room

# Rooms:

The three Deluxe Rooms at the Jozini Tiger Lodge, South Africa, are ideal for those travellers seeking comfort and privacy. Each room offers a spacious bedroom with a king-size four-poster bed and an en-suite bathroom with large jet bath and shower with dam views. The Deluxe Rooms lead out to a private balcony overlooking the dam wall.


Deluxe Rooms feature:

  •  En-suite bathroom with shower and jet bath
  •  Tea and coffee making facilities
  •  Satellite television
  •  Work desk
  •  Telephone
  •  Air-conditioning
  •  Safe
  •  Bar fridge
  •  Large, private balcony overlooking the dam wall
  •  King size bed
  •  Lake views from the bedroom and bathroom.
Single Room R1840
Double Room R2920

Executive Room

# Rooms:

South Africa's Jozini Tiger Lodge offers 2 Executive Suites which on their private floor.


Executive Suite features:

  •  En-suite bathroom with shower and bath
  •  Tea and coffee making facilities
  •  Satellite television
  •  Work desk
  •  Telephone
  •  Air-conditioning
  •  Safe
  •  Bar fridge
  •  Furnished balcony overlooking the dam
  •  King size bed.
Single Room R2040
Double Room R3330

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -27.420889

Longitude: 32.064368


Driving Directions from Johannesburg (5 hours) to the Jozini Tiger Lodge:

1. Take the N4 or N12 towards Witbank and Middleburg
2. Take the N11 to Hendrina and Ermelo
3. Follow the N2 to Piet Retief, Pongola and Jozini
4. Turn left at the sign which indicates Jozini
5. Continue straight for a further 19km over the Lebombo mountains
6. As one enters Jozini with the SAPS on the right, turn left onto gravel road. Travel a further 100m down this road until reaching the Jozini Tiger Lodge security checkpoint and gate.

Driving Directions from Durban (3 hours):

1. Take the N2 North past Stanger, Empangeni, Mtubatuba, Hluhluwe and Mkuze
2. Travel a further 10km on the N2 past the off ramp to the town of Mkuze
3. Turn right at the sign which indicated Jozini
4. Continue straight for a further 19km over the Lebombo mountains
5. As one enters Jozini turn left onto the gravel road. Travel down this road until you reach Jozini Tiger Lodge.


On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

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