ISIBINDI AFRICA TRAILS HOMESTAY

HomeStays are offered to both Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge guests and to outside visitors keen to share this authentic cultural experience.


HOW TO GET THERE
Directions
*Follow instructions given by reservations department

  • Accessible in 2x4 vehicle
  • Nearest Airport:
    Richards Bay – 1hr 45min transfer to lodge
  • Travel time by road from the closest major city:
    Durban – 3hr 30min transfer to Lodge
  • Gate times:
    HLUHLUWE-IMFOLOZI PARK
    Winter March – October 6am open 6pm close
    Summer Nov – Feb 5am open 7pm close

 

ACCOMMODATION

No. of rooms
2 Rooms – 2 twin mattresses on the floor in each room. Bedding and towels are provided.
Room Facilities
  • Electric light
Price of rooms
From R960 – R1000 per person per night
What does the rate include

What does the rate include:

  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Certain drinks

GENERAL

Facilities
  • Cattle Herding with the father of the homestead
  • Basket Weaving, handcrafts and traditional Zulu mat making (cansi)
  • Traditional Zulu Beer tasting
  • Walk through the community
  • Cultural sharing around open fire (weather permitting)
Wifi
Is there Wi-Fi available?

No. Limited cell phone signal

Meals
What types of Food?

Traditional home cooked dinner and breakfast consisting of porridge (phutu – maizemeal), hard boiled eggs, fruit, and yogurt. Traditional Zulu Beer, water, and Soft Drinks in the evening.

Dress Code
What guests should bring/dress code:

  • Comfortable, casual & cool, cotton bush wear.
  • Hats, scarves, warm jacket/windbreaker year round. Comfortable sturdy walking shoes.
Important information

Important Information guests should be aware of:

  • Check in at Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge from 1pm
  • Malaria – Low-Risk
  • No credit cards – no payment at Home Stays it is all pre-paid accommodation
    No kids under 4 permitted

ADDRESS & CONTACT DETAILS

​Home Stays, Mpembeni Community, Hlabisa, KwaZulu Natal

Reservations:  +27 (0) 35 474 1473 / +27 (0) 71 896 8464
Emergency Number: +27 (0) 35 474 1473 / +27 (0) 60 972 4810
Email:  res@isibindi.co.za
Website: www.isibindi.co.za