Nestled in the gorgeous Nambiti Private Game Reserve, Lions Valley Lodge is one of KwaZulu-Natal’s best-kept secrets. Get ready to experience the bush in 5-star luxury.


Lions Valley Lodge is the epitome of luxury and adventure with ten lavish free-standing suites that boast all the indulgences you’d expect from a 5-star game lodge.


Experience South Africa like never before with Lions Valley Lodge.
Prepare to track over 40 different species of game as you set out on the adventure of a lifetime.


For the adventurous, prepare to get up close and personal with wild
game on a walking safari. Experience the thrill of the African bush,
while accompanied by our qualified trail guides.


Have your wedding in a truly unforgettable setting. Imagine unspoiled
starlit nights and gorgeous vistas of untouched wilderness. Lions Valley Lodge is the ultimate choice in wedding venue.

Lions Valley Lodge is one of the best 5-star game reserves in KwaZulu-Natal

Lions Valley Lodge is one of the top 5-star game lodges in KwaZulu-Natal. Situated in the Nambiti Private Game Reserve, this lodge exudes elegance and luxury, guaranteeing visitors the experience of a lifetime. The lodge is wrapped in the natural beauty that takes the African bush experience to a new level of exquisite.


The Lions Valley Lodge Bar Area

The reserve is home to all the “Big Five”, making game drives all the more thrilling with the prospect of seeing Africa’s much-loved lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard and much more.

As if this isn’t exciting enough, the lodge is within easy reach of South Africa’s world renowned Heritage Site, the Natal Drakensberg. This mountain range is one of the finest and most spectacular in the world and well worth a visit.

At Lions Valley Lodge we also pride ourselves on our award-winning cuisine. With three delectable meals a day, the chef will most definitely have you coming back for more! After dinner, curl up next to the crackling fire in the library with a good book or unwind at the bar with after-dinner liqueurs, whilst you mingle with the other guests.

The lodge also ensures that all visitors are treated to peace and tranquility. Each thatched suite is free standing to offer maximum privacy. Guests are able to relax on their private patio with panoramic views of the game reserve and watering hole, which makes early morning coffee at your suite particularly enjoyable.

Lions Valley Lodge is the most beautiful and luxurious destination. Our dedication to detail and excellence is why we are one of the best 5-star game lodges in KwaZulu-Natal. Book with us now for an experience of a lifetime, contact or +27 31 539 8238.

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Meet the Big Five

Meet the Big Five

Nambiti Private Game Reserve is one of the few Private Game Reserves in KwaZulu-Natal to house all five of the “Big Five”. Situated on a spacious 22 000 acres of land just outside of Ladysmith, this game reserve provides the ideal setting to get to know these five iconic creatures.

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