Makakatana Bay Lodge

Makakatana Bay Lodge

Makakatana Bay Lodge is a private safari lodge on the shores of Lake St Lucia in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park in north-eastern South Africa. The unique natural features of the region attract many wild animals and offer guests the opportunity to explore this unspoilt location. The lodge is characterised by the highest level of style and comfort, yet strikes a balance between nature and luxury by using local materials.


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    South Africa

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    iSimangaliso Wetland Park

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    from 295 € per person/night

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    Best time to travel

    July - April


Makakatana Bay Lodge consists of eight spacious accommodations, each individually placed on a raised deck. Situated in the wooded dune landscape of the lake, the accommodations are surrounded by trees and offer fascinating views. The modern furnishings with wooden elements combine the beauty of nature with high-quality furnishings to create a unique ambience.
Makakatana Bay Lodge Doppelzimmer
Makakatana Bay Lodge Zimmer Außenansicht
Makakatana Bay Lodge Familien Suite
Makakatana Bay Lodge Badezimmer


Excellent meals are prepared daily at Makakatana Bay Lodge. In the evening, there is an outstanding dinner consisting exclusively of top-quality products and served under the breathtaking starry African sky. An unforgettable experience! The lodge also has a wine cellar that has the right wine for every dish.
Makakatana Bay Lodge Abendessen am Boma
Makakatana Bay Lodge Boma


Makakatana Bay Lodge is located on the shores of Lake St Lucia, the largest lake in South Africa, in the east of the country. The area around the lake is part of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a national park that is home to the highest crocodile and hippo populations in South Africa. The nearby Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, one of the oldest wildlife sanctuaries in South Africa, is also home to leopards also home to leopards, rhinos, buffalo and other animals.
Makakatana Bay Lodge iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Makakatana Bay Lodge Aussicht


The region is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna. The location directly on the shores of the lake is ideal for relaxing boat trips. The beaches of the Indian Ocean are only a few kilometres away and are not really suitable for swimming. The ideal location of the lodge also allows guests to enjoy a first-class safari experience in the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park. This is home to the Big 5, among others. Come face to face with lions, leopards and co. in the morning and reflect on your experiences on the beaches of the Indian Ocean in the afternoon - the perfect bush & beach combination The lodge also has a pool where you can relax after a long day
Makakatana Bay Lodge Picknick während der Safari
Makakatana Bay Lodge Lounge

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