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Phinda Forest Lodge

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Suspended in the Sand Forest, under great towering torchwood trees, is Phinda Forest Lodge. There are 16 large stilted glass suites have a Zen feel, floating between the forest floor below and the dense canopy of leaves above.

At a Glance

  • Suites are raised on stilts with private outdoor decks

  • Fantastic game viewing including cheetah and black rhino

  • Spend an afternoon relaxing by their enticing swimming pool

  • Enjoy your evening drink sat around the fire

  • Go for a canoe on the Mzinene River

Adventure, Honeymoon, Wildlife, Eco/ethical tourism

Insider's View

Did you know that male leopard wee smells like buttered popcorn?

Louisa Ross-Taylor

Insider's View

Ask your guide about how they control the elephant numbers on the Phinda Reserve.

Louisa Ross-Taylor

Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Phinda Forest Lodge or take a look at our itineraries to KwaZulu Natal and the north coast

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Phinda Forest Lodge or take a look at our itineraries to KwaZulu Natal and the north coast

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