St Lucia Accommodation at Afrikhaya Guest House in KwaZulu Natal

Afrikhaya Guest House

Guest House at 5 Kabeljoulaan, St.Lucia, Elephant Coast, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Afrikhaya Guest House

Welcome to Afrikhaya Guest House our surprisingly different African Home. This new, four star graded tastefully decorated Bed & Breakfast offers warm hospitality, spacious and stylish well appointed guestrooms in a tropical garden with sparkling swimming pool. Afrikhaya Guest House is ideally positioned to explore the natural beauty of the former Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, renamed to iSimangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa’s first World Heritage Site and Hluhluwe iMfolozi Game Park, Home to the Big 5.


The unique design and style of the establishment is Afro-contemporary with eye for detail and natural finishes. All four elegantly furnished rooms have private entrance and terrace with spacious en-suite open plan bathroom. Air-conditioner (cooling and heating), ceiling fan, bar-fridge, wall safe, hairdryer and complimentary coffee and tea tray are standard in every room.

In the garden in front of the main house are 2 chalets/ rondavel styled guestrooms and 2 comfortable double rooms with entrance under a thatched veranda are located at the back of the main house. The cozy lounge and dining area overlooking the swimming pool offers a comfortable seating area, satellite television (DSTV), a small library and unique art and crafts.

Breakfast is served inside or outside on the breakfast patio in the tropical garden. Privacy, comfort and “feeling at home” are what this establishment offers. Your hosts will welcome you in English, Dutch, German and a petite peu Francais.

The Rooms

1. Chalet styled Family room with XL King Size Boxspring bed and extra single bed. The stylish open plan bathroom with rain shower is en-suite. Unit has a private deck.

2. Chalet styled double room with XL Twin Boxspring beds and stylish open plan bathroom en-suite. Extra single bed is available upon request. The room has a private deck.

3. Spacious double room with XL King Size Boxspring bed and en-suite open plan bathroom with rain shower. Large wardrobe, ideal for longer stays. Entrance is under a veranda with thatched roof.

4. Spacious double/ single room with XL Queen Size Boxspring bed and en-suite open plan bathroom with rain shower. Entrance is under a veranda with thatched roof.

Services and Facilities

• Swimming pool with pool loungers
• Laundry service
• Internet, fax and copier
• WIFI Hotspot
• Airport transfers
• Tourist information and tour bookings
• Beach towels and chairs
• Small library
• Secure parking on the premises

Attractions and Activities

Many eco-tours and activities are available and to explore the beautiful surroundings a minimum stay of 2 nights is advisable.

• Boat cruise on lake St.Lucia
• Birding safari
• Big 5 safaris
• Crocodile centre
• Cultural tours
• Deep sea fishing
• Heritage tour
• Horse safari
• Kayak safari
• Nature trails
• Night safari
• Snorkeling at Cape Vidal
• Surfing
• Turtle tours (November to March)
• Walking safari
• Whale watching (June to November)


Afrikhaya Guest House is approximately 7 hours drive from Johannesburg and 3 hours drive North of Durban along the N2 Highway. Richards Bay airport is a 45 minutes drive. Afrikhaya is situated in the quiet residential part of picturesque St.Lucia town within easy walking distance from the restaurants and shops in the main street as well as nature trails.

The pristine beaches are a short drive or scenic walk away. The warm Indian Ocean, Lake St.Lucia, natural habitat for many hippos, crocodiles and rich birdlife and the Wetland Park are part of our unique surroundings. St.Lucia, Place of Wonder.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Afrikhaya Guest House)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
AA Quality Assured Accommodation Superior

Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -28.375244443777778
Longitude: 32.418744443777776

Closest airport(s)
Durban International - 250km
Richard's Bay Airport - 75km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.
Cots are available on request.

Listed on
March 2010 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

We and our friends stayed 2 nights at Afrikhaya and we were very pleased with our stay. The rooms were spacious and very modern (Scandinavian style). The...

Stensgaard, Silkeborg, Denmark Travellers' Rating

Very Good

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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
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