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 Africas 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.
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
Internet, fax and copier
Tourist information and tour bookings
Beach towels and chairs
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
Big 5 safaris
Deep sea fishing
Snorkeling at Cape Vidal
Turtle tours (November to March)
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.