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Welcome To Kwela Lodge

Kwela Lodge  is a historical country home situated at the foot of Otto’s Bluff Mountain with a breathtaking panoramic view over the Albert Falls Dam and Umgeni Valley against the backdrop of the Karkloof Mountain.

Only 15 min. from Pietermaritzburg, 20 min. from Albert Falls Dam Reserve and 1 hr.  from Durban.

It is the ideal getaway for a weekend, family getaway or business overnight stay  – anyone wanting to relax and seeking tranquility,  peace and security in country surrounding.

Enjoy our beautiful gardens and trees which are home to an abundance of birds and make friends with our farm animals. Explore the unspoilt African bush on our property with a chance to see Nyala, Duiker, Warthog, Bushpig, Porcupines and Vervet Monkeys. Or simply relax at the Pool and listen to the rustle of the palm leaves above you. Be inspired by the history of this magic place!

Accommodation in 3 guest rooms and 2 self catering cottages.


  • 3 Guest Rooms on a room only or B&B basis

  • 2 Selfcatering Cottages

  • Swimmingpool

  • Bush Walks on our 58 ha property

  • Birdwatching

  • Farm Animals

  • Safe and Secure Parking