Suite Sunset, so aptly named, is nestled in an exclusive eco-lodge in the heart of the Nambiti Game reserve, close to the South Africa’s UNESCO status Drakensberg Park. Finessed with style and grace by its Parisian owners, the lodge blends the finest of Zulu warmth and hospitality, fine dining, luxe extras and proximity to unharnessed wilderness.
Perched on the dramatic edge of a cliffside, overlooking the Sunday River and the enthralling savannah, Suite Sunset has a sleek private terrace, with a thrilling outdoor shower experience and chic interiors offering a cosy retreat at the end of a busy day on safari.
The lodge offers the best of a discreet get-away along with convivial spaces, including boma, fire pit, and fine dining under the stars in the award-winning restaurant which fuses African flavours with Gallic influences. Guests can gather together at the end of the day, can enjoy a hot hair balloon ride, or a pampering massage, after a day out on safari with their own ranger who is expert in the field.
Styled to perfection with ethnic-colonial charm, natural exposed timbers, crips cotton and vibrant artwork nodding to local scenes, this abode is ideal for a couple and can accommodate a couple with one child (over the age of six).
The four-poster bed has billowing drapes, and from this sedate spot guests can enjoy unrivalled views, while the elegant living spaces set the scene for tranquil downtime, and the timber decked terrace offers the ideal vantage point for a glass of South African wine as the sun sets at the end of another stunning day!
Set in the heart of the Nambiti Game Reserve, Suite Sunset is 2.5-3 hours drive time from both Durban and Johannesburg, in the region of the UNESCO status Drakensberg Park, lies this stunning lodge, complete with private rangers who are experts in their field, award-winning cuisine and an array of other services.
Within 25 minutes, the local town of Ladysmith, which is brimming with history and local flavour, while guests can enjoy hiking, mountain biking and trekking in the region.
For something special, a hot air balloon trip can be arranged, or a pampering massage treatment after a busy day.
Set in the KwaZulu Natal Province, the Drakensberg mountain range is more than 200 kilometres long and combines rugged peaks with luscious valleys and spectacular scenes. Creating a natural border between the kingdom of Lesotho and the province of KwaZulu-Natal.
Its name, Drakensberg, translates to “dragon mountains” in a nod to its dramatic silhouette.
With fine dining, a stunning infinity pool, communal areas and pampering massages, heading back to the lodge after a day out in the wild will be a pleasure.
At Excellence Luxury Villas we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the
concierge request form or contact Excellence Luxury Villas Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:
- In-room massages
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport transfers
Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!