We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge

    Nambiti Private Game Reserve | Elandslaagte, Ladysmith 3371, South Africa
    Lowest prices for your stay
    -- / -- / --Check In -- / -- / --Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (168)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Dining (16)
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    All hotel details
    29 Oct.30 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    View all 0 deals
    Write a Review
    Reviews (191)
    There are newer reviews for Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    11 - 15 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 16 March 2016

    We visited this beautiful lodge in the private Nambiti game reserve, March 2016. This was our first safari and we loved every minute. Esiweni is a small, family run lodge on the exclusive game reserve. It is a big 5 reserve and carefully managed with...More

    1  Thank Carrie E
    Reviewed 24 February 2016

    Our review is long overdue but as they say, better late than never! We stayed at Esiweni in September for our honeymoon during an unusually cold couple of days. Sophie and Ludovic went out of their way to accommodate the game drives, the activities and...More

    Thank Laura Z
    Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

    This is the second time we had the chance to go to Esiweni Lodge . This place has something sacred , that soothes the soul. A breathtaking view , very comfortable rooms , a real rest. A parenthesis in our urban lives , active and...More

    Thank Amelie P
    Reviewed 17 January 2016

    We loved our visit! It exceeded all our expectations. The hosts, Sophie and Ludovic, were charming, helpful but unobtrusive. The accommodation was wonderful and peaceful - a proper escape from everyday busy lives. Our guide, Siya, was excellent - informative, cheerful and determined to ensure...More

    Thank Shebsons
    Reviewed 16 January 2016

    It was the first time that I went on a safari to this amazing place with a breathtaking view. The Esiweni lodge, on top of a cliff over the Sunday river, is just wonderful with amazing food and service. We went on several game drives...More

    Thank Nina S
    The Nest Hotel
    582 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Winterton
    Royal Country Inn
    96 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dundee
    Drifters Drakensberg Inn
    13 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Bergville
    Sandford Park Country Hotel
    115 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Bergville
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 948 - USD 990 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ladysmith
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (168)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Dining (16)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (168)
    Bathroom (2)
    Royal Country Inn
    96 reviews
    37.30 km away
    The Nest Hotel
    582 reviews
    78.52 km away
    Sandford Park Country Hotel
    115 reviews
    73.31 km away
    Drifters Drakensberg Inn
    13 reviews
    57.56 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Battle Creek Spur Steak Ranch
    32 reviews
    37.63 km away
    Malibu Palms
    21 reviews
    25.26 km away
    The Waffle Hut
    259 reviews
    69.06 km away
    11 reviews
    26.83 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Nambiti Game Reservve
    189 reviews
    8.50 km away
    Fugitive's Drift
    70 reviews
    57.00 km away
    Itchyfeet SA
    73 reviews
    62.50 km away
    Spion Kop Battlefield
    52 reviews
    50.47 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "All the rooms have great views. Those nearest the centre have fewer steps"
    Read review
    "All rooms are having amazing views"
    Read review
    "All rooms each have their own amazing views"
    Read review
    "just five rooms. All are huge and very comfortable"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing