Rooms and Rates


Pygmy Cottage

(1 room)

Room information


  x 1 (Double)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Shower only)


Description: Free standing, double storey unit nestled in the trees. Pygmy has a steep staircase leading to a double en suite room with a balcony overlooking the gardens and river. The bathroom has a shower only. Downstairs there is a fully equipped open plan kitchenette with a gas hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • Safe
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Freezer

Malachite Cottage: 4 Sleeper Family Cottage

(1 room)

Room information


  x 3 (main is Double or Twin)
  Private Bathroom


Description: Malachite is a free standing thatched cottage. It consists of 2 bedrooms; 1 double and 1 twin room (easily converted into king), 1 bathroom and lounge with a log fire. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas hob and oven, microwave, fridge and all the necessary cutlery & crockery. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • Safe
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Freezer

Luxury Cabin

(1 unit)

Room information


  x 8 (main is King or Twin)
  Shared Bathroom


Description: Upmarket, secluded, sumptuous, spacious log home with 2 double en suite rooms, 3 twin rooms which share a separate toilet, separate shower and another full bathroom with bath, and another en suite twin room with separate entrance. There is a huge living/entertainment area - open plan fully equipped kitchen, lounge with bar and 2 gas fireplaces, and a dining room opening onto the massive covered veranda (with braai facilities) overlooking the river. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Oven
  • Freezer

Mangrove Cottage: Family - Pet Friendly

(1 room)

Room information


  x 3 (main is King or Twin)
  Shared Bathroom


Description: Mangrove is a free standing thatched cottage ideal for a family of 5. It is situated 200m away from any other buildings and offers excellent privacy. It consists of 2 bedrooms (2 single beds or a king beds according to your preference), 1 bathroom with bath and shower, open plan lounge/dining area with log fire and single day bed in a nook off the dining area. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • Safe
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Freezer

Bower Honeymoon Suite

(1 room)

Room information


  x 1 (King)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: The Bower is a free standing thatched unit, set away from the family accommodation with its own private entrance through a rose covered pergola. Within the room there is an extra length king size oak canopy bed, 2 arm chairs in front of the log fire. The kitchenette has a gas hob, fridge, microwave and all the necessary cutlery & crockery. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • Safe
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Freezer

Pied A & B

(2 rooms)

Room information


  x 1 (King or Twin)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: Semi detached 2 sleeper unit with double en suite room upstairs, beautiful views of the river from your bed, bathroom built for two with a large tub and twin shower. Downstairs is an open plan kitchenette, lounge (with log fire) and dining area. The kitchen is fully equipped with gas hob/oven, microwave and fridge/freezer. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • Safe
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Freezer

Woodland Cottage

(1 unit)

Room information


  x 6 (main is Double or Twin)
  Shared Bathroom


Description: Woodland is a free standing double storey house set about 150m away from any other buildings. It is ideal for a maximum of 6 adults and 4 children. It offers excellent privacy, comfortable accommodation, and beautiful views. It has its own access down onto rolling lawn and the river island beyond. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Fireplace
  • No Smoking
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Freezer

Reviews of Umzimkulu River Lodge

(See all 35 reviews)

"Fantastic owner run establishment"

(South Africa) Mahomed | 2018-08-29 00:00:00.0

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The river is the main feature with secluded picnic spots. The trails are nice and the facilities are well maintained. Cleo the cat was a charmer too."


"Enjoyed our stay"

Serrenilla de Wet | 2018-04-18 09:37:15.0

"We've really enjoyed our stay at Umzimkulu.
Having a real pet friendly unit with a fence was wonderful, Saarkie and Lienkie had a wonderful time."

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Facilities


Languages:
English Afrikaans Zulu
Environment:
River Nature Reserve Forest Mountains At Dam Countryside
Dining:
Breakfast on request Dinner on request
Leisure facilities:
Bar on premises Bird Watching Braai / Barbecue Communal TV Communal MNET Communal Satellite TV Fishing Flower Viewing Garden Horse Riding Mountain Biking Pool Table Swimming Pool Trampoline Walking / Hiking 4x4 Trails
General:
Baby-sitting Cots available Family friendly Fireplace on premises Laundry Service Pets permitted by agreement Parking available Safe available
In all rooms:
Fireplace No Smoking View Fully Equipped Bed Linen supplied Towels Microwave Freezer
In some rooms:
  • Balcony
  • Safe
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Oven

Policies


Check-in:
14:00:00
Check-out:
10:00:00
Kids policy:
Children age 12 and over are charged as adults.
Pets:
Pets are allowed on prior arrangement

Map of Umzimkulu River Lodge, Drakensberg


Address:

Coleford Road , Underberg , Southern Drakensberg
Directions:
From Durban:
Take Exit 99 Howick/Underberg off the N3.
Turn left onto the R617.
Travel through Boston.
Travel through Bulwer.
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Contact Details


Contact Umzimkulu River Lodge directly. Send them an email.


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