With its unique atmosphere, stylish décor and superb cuisine, Thula Thula private game reserve offers you the choice of exclusive accommodation between the Elephant Safari Lodge, renowned gourmet destination, and the Luxury Tented Camp, offering an authentic African bush experience in the heart of Zululand. Both offering a very unique and different experience.


The unique atmosphere, stylish décor with an exclusive and personalised service makes Thula Thula Elephant Safari Lodge a “five star” bush experience. Luxury and privacy in individual chalets, decorated in ethnic and colonial style, exceptional service, attention to detail and a gourmet menu are the reason why so many wish to return to the Elephant Safari Lodge. From your private veranda, you can observe superb birdlife and wildlife roaming free in the 4500 hectares conservancy.


Rediscover Nature in great style and true to the African safari camp of a past era at the Thula Thula luxury tented camp, where the peaceful essence of the African bush can be heard and felt. Exclusivity is assured with only 8 luxury tents, all with private viewing decks, fans, mosquito nets and luxurious en suite bathroom with Victorian bath and outside shower.

View wildlife while sipping a cocktail from the swimming pool bar or relax in your hammock overlooking the Enseleni River. Children all ages welcome.


‘Thula Thula’ means quiet and peaceful in Zulu. It embraces the heart and soul of the African bush. Your wedding ceremony will be witnessed by guests along to the tune of singing crickets and African drums! Under the acacia trees and curious game in the distance, celebrate your wedding reception safari-style, in a star-lit boma or on the pool deck overlooking unspoilt African bush as you and your beloved are pronounced husband and wife.

Thula Thula, the oldest Private Game Reserve in Zululand, is filled with Adventure, Zulu History, Style and gourmet cuisine. The unique atmosphere, stylish décor and superb service will make your wedding and honeymoon at Thula Thula memorable.

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