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&Beyond is the world's leader in luxury experiential travel and safaris. Our roots are in Africa and South Asia, where we run 33 magical safari lodges and camps in the most breathtaking parts of the continent and, through this, sustain hundreds of rural communities and millions of acres of precious, sometimes endangered wildlife land.
Experience a safari at &Beyond Phinda, set within easy reach of the Indian Ocean coastline and the famous iSimangaliso / Greater St Lucia Wetland Park in northern KwaZulu-Natal.
&Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve is known for its abundant wildlife, diversity of habitats and wide range of safari activities. Umhlanga is a mecca for sun lovers and watersports enthusiasts.
Meaning the “place of reeds”, this scenic area is located along Kwa-Zulu Natal’s spectacular Golden Mile, just 20 kilometres from the bustling port city of Durban.
6 Days / 5 NightsPerfect for families, honeymooners, wildlife and birding enthusiasts. Take a long walk along the beaches of the Kwa-Zulu Natal coast, and discover magical places. Slow down - the views are great! Listen to the calls of the wild while enjoying the exceptional game viewing in &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve.
DAYS 1-3: &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve
Upon arrival at OR Tambo International Airport, you will check in for your SA Express flight to Richards Bay Airport where you will be met by a member from the &Beyond team, who will drive you to &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve. Enjoy three nights at &Beyond Mountain Lodge on &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve in a suite with ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees, scheduled safari activities, refreshments on game drives, nature walks (1 hour) accompanied by experienced armed trackers (subject to availability), emergency medical evacuation insurance and laundry or Spend three nights at &Beyond Phinda Forest Lodge. Inventively designed in Zulu Zen style, each handcrafted, glass-encased suite is a combination of glass, wood and minimalist design incorporating high-gloss wooden floors, richly tactile fabrics and crimson Zulu artefacts. Your stay includes three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees, emergency medical evacuation insurance, laundry and daily lodge adventures
DAYS 4-5: Umhlanga
After breakfast, you will be picked up by your driver/guide and transferred to the Beverly Hills Hotel or the Oyster Box Hotel. Spend two nights at the Beverly Hills Hotel in a standard sea-facing room with ensuite bathroom. Alternatively, spend two nights at the Oyster Box Hotel in a classic sea facing room. Both options include breakfast.
DAY 6: Departure
After breakfast you will be transferred to King Shaka International Airport.
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&Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve
Our designers have created a calming atmosphere of Zulu Zen at &Beyond Forest Lodge. In spite of the floor to ceiling glass walls, the towering torchwood trees and fertile forest floor that surround your suite ensure a sense of seclusion.
Poised majestically on the crest of a mountain, &Beyond Phinda Mountain Lodge commands dramatic vistas over the surrounding landscape. Balanced between soaring views of the scenery below and the endless blue of the African sky above, each suite opens onto a breathtaking panorama.
Sprawled along a sun-drenched beach, offering fantastic views over the shimmering Indian Ocean, is the glamorous Beverly Hills Hotel.
The landmark Oyster Box Hotel lies at the edge of the beach, overlooking the Indian Ocean.
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