Cheetah in Phinda Private Game Reserve

Phinda Private Game Reserve

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. Thanks to its coastal rainfall pattern, &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve enjoys a lush green environment that contains seven distinct ecosystems. &Beyond Phinda is often referred to as ‘Seven Worlds of Wonder.’ This fascinating variety of landscape and vegetation shelters an abundance of wildlife, including not only the Big Five but many rarer and less easily spotted species, such as the elusive cheetah or the scarce black rhino.

aerial view of phinda rock lodge

Join our Phinda Rock Lodge takeover Follow our week-long Phinda Rock Lodge takeover to see highlights of the lodge’s grand reopening…
by Claire Trickett16th May 2017

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guests at andbeyond phinda interacting with local community kids

Imagination is universal The journey of a guest who inspired imagination in the community and emerged all the richer for it…
by Claire Trickett18th August 2017

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Guest dining area overlooking the serengeti plains at andbeyond kleins camp

Seventh heaven Did you know that there are seven official mealtimes for guests on an &Beyond safari?
by Claire Trickett21st October 2016

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leopard by scott yammin

15 (more) funny wildlife photographs The comedy of the animal kingdom at its best, here are 15 funny wildlife photos to make you smile…
by Claire Trickett11th January 2017

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lion cubs playing by daryl dell

A Species in decline, we’re not ‘lion’ To celebrate #WorldLionDay, we take a look back at some of our proudest victories in lion conservation…
by Claire Trickett10th August 2017

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elephants walking to the river at andbeyond phinda

Herd to the rescue Elephants are renowned for having a strong family bond and it was both fascinating and heart-warming to see how they...
by Claire Trickett5th August 2016

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rhino stuck in mud at andbeyond phinda

Extreme mud spa A throwback to one of the feel-good stories that emerged from South Africa’s relentless drought…
by Claire Trickett21st January 2017

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fairy circle dinner at andbeyond sossusvlei in namibia

Celebrating 25 years of luxury experiential travel They say time flies when you’re having fun and that has certainly been the case for all of us here at &Beyond...
by Claire Trickett8th August 2016

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