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St Lucia South Africa Guesthouse
St Lucia South Africa Guesthouse, At Heritage House the ideal accommodation breakaway. This stylish and accommodating guesthouse is centrally situated within St Lucia. The guesthouse offers numerous amenities including complimentary wifi, bottled water in all rooms and more.
The Guesthouse is owned and managed by Heritage Tours & Safaris, one therefore has the ideal benefit of adding a outing or safari while overnighting at the guesthouse. Heritage Tours & Safaris manages and operates numerous concessions in the area of St Lucia South Africa.
This combination of Guesthouse and Safari outings offers one more than just a bed. At Heritage House offers numerous safari options including Overnight Safari Packages, where one will undoubtedly get to experience first hand everything that the area has to offer.
The colonial Guesthouse is decorated with a warm feel, the guesthouse has 3 standard rooms, 1 patio room and a garden room. All rooms offer ensuit, non smoking rooms. Two lounges one in doors the perfect place to enjoy with family and friends or better yet to meet fellow travellers. While the out door lounge is ideal for relaxing either with a book or enjoying the African Sunset.
The guesthouse also offers a pool set in a subtropical garden exactly what is needed for those warm Zululand days.
The guesthouse has taken into account that travellers today want to stay in touch with their loved ones back home and therefore the guesthouse has complimentary wifi either in doors as well as outdoors.
Need something to do then why not enquire at the help desk the guesthouse will not only assist in providing you with all relevant information but also assist you with any bookings that you may like to make.
At Heritage Guesthouse also provides Dinners to their clients however prior bookings are essential. All meals provided have a traditional South African taste, don't forget to enquire what is being prepared by the ladies on arrival for bookings.
For the adventurous travellers why not join in on a Big 5 safari to Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve the oldest proclaimed reserve in Africa. Heritage Tours & Safaris will undoubtedly go out of their way to ensure that you have a splendid day out in the bush. This 96000 hectare reserve is home to the African Big 5 and also includes other species such as Wild Dogs and Cheetah. Early departures to this reserve seem pure madness however this is due to the predators that one may encounter early morning. For more information on any safari outings while overnighting At Heritage Guesthouse Please Click Here
Their are numerous St Lucia South Africa Guesthouses however we would like to extend our warm welcome to you and invite you to join us At Heritage House. For more information, gallery and availability please Click Here.
Guest House Services
At Heritage Guest House offers the following:
- 4 En-Suit Rooms all tastefully decorated
- Entire Guest House is air conditioned
- Two separate lounges 1 indoor and 1 outdoors
- Swimming pool
- Front Help Desk
- Afternoon Tea
- Complimentary wifi, bottled water and fresh fruit basket daily
- Beach Towels, Mask and Snorkels
- Secure off street parking
- Smoking area
At Heritage Guest House 3 Day Itenery
Arrive in St Lucia midday, get checked in and then join in on a late afternoon boat cruise up the largest Estuary in Africa, home to more than 800 Hippo's and 1000 Nile Crocodiles.
Enjoy a full day Bush & Beach World Heritage tour into iSimangaliso Wetland Park. Then participate on a Night Drive safari into the Western Shores of iSimangaliso as you go in search of the Big 4 found with in the reserve.
Go on a Big 5 safari to Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve, South Africa's oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa.
St Lucia South Africa Guesthouse Activities Please click on a Activity
The area offers a wide variety of activities and safaris and this is one of the numerous reasons that St Lucia is so popular. Other incredible activities that one can enjoy while in the area include the following:
Unguided natural walks, their are two separate walking trails in and around St Lucia, namely the crocodile centre walking trail. This trail is the longest that interwinds and may be walked for as long as one may seem fit. This trail also offers some incredible diverse scenery as it borders the St Lucia estuary and mangroves. Please do enquire at the croc centre for a map and do be on the look out for Buffalo as they are present in the area. The Igwalagwala birding trail is a impressive walking trail that is situated closely to the local ski boat club. Numerous bird species may found in the area and it is advisable to walk this trail either early morning or late afternoon.
Fishing has always been one of the reasons for numerous locals to the area with its impressive array of fish species that may be caught during different times of the year. Please do make sure that you have a licence should you want to try your luck on the beaches.
Horse riding is available both bush or beach outings take place daily. For more information please call Bhangazi Horse Tours.
St Lucia South Africa Map
Numerous Guest Houses can be found within St Lucia KwaZulu Natal. All guest houses are accredited and star graded according to the Tourism council. Star grading starts from 1 to 5 stars however no 1 star accommodations (guest houses) can be found in St Lucia.
For upto date reviews on the numerous guest houses in St Lucia please goto tripadvisor and search for St Lucia South Africa Guesthouses.
At Heritage House a Boutique Accommodation now open in St Lucia South Africa
It comes as no surprise that with a growing demand of travellers to St Lucia a world heritage site that new accommodation providers would have to add new accommodation. St Lucia South Africa has since its inception of becoming a world heritage site becoming ever increasingly popular with both national and international travellers. What with its wildlife that still roam freely within the area and its pristine beaches not to mention its sub tropical weather year round has ensured that travellers from around the world travel to this destination and may just become their highlight while in the country.
It is with this that Heritage Tours & Safaris a safari operator in St Lucia have decided to open a Boutique Accommodation At Heritage House in St Lucia. This new accommodation provides exactly that small and cosy accommodation. It has a rich feel and stylish feel with well appointed rooms. Each room is decorated with a colonial feel and offers all the needed amenities for all of its clients. The property provides complimentary wifi throughout the property, bottled water and fresh fruit baskets daily in all of the rooms. Helpful and insightful staff will ensure that you need not worry about any travel arrangements nor reservations made.
At Heritage House is situated centrally within St Lucia and thus is within walking distance of all restaurant’s and markets. The only exciting thing that you need to be aware of are the Hippo’s that roam the streets at night. The front office also offers a activities desk with so many attraction’s in around the area they are sure to assist you in any bookings such you not have opted for any of their exciting in-house safari’s that they offer themselves.
Should you be looking for comfortable stylish accommodation while in St Lucia South Africa then why not overnight At Heritage House for more information and availability Please Click Here
Heritage Tours & Safaris would like to extend a warm welcome to St Lucia and the surrounding area, should you be interested in participating on any of their exciting day or night safari outing options then please do Click Here alternatively have a look at the incredible safari packages that are also on offer while overnighting At Heritage House.
All Inclusive Heritage House Promotion
At Heritage House is pleased to announce this exciting All Inclusive Package the first of its kind in St Lucia. Included in the all inclusive package is as follows:
Bed, Breakfast afternoon Tea and Dinner with an assortment of listed drinks
Safari Outing Options Include:
Night Drive Safari into the Western Shores of iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Day Drives into either the Western or Eastern Shores of iSimangaliso Wetland Park ( South Africa’s very first world Heritage Site)
Hippo & Croc Boat Cruise
Hluhluwe Umfolozi Big 5 Safaris either full day or half day excursion
The above All Inclusive Package is based on a Per Night Per Person Booking, Cost is R2250.00 p/p
At Heritage House offers unique destination accommodation including safari outings and excursions.
It gives us great pleasure and we hope that you enjoy discovering At Heritage House.
The Out door area is nestled in between a sub tropical garden with an adjacent pool for those warmer Zululand days. This lounge is perfect reading while enjoying a drink during the cooler months why not join us here as the area also a great outdoor fireplace.
Outdoor dinning at its best, with the tropical like weather experienced year round we offer both breakfast and dinners on the patio. Watch the black times for afternoon Tea. Please should you be traveling to us and would like us to prepare something special please do not hesitate in letting us know.
Each room features Super King size beds, Air conditioned and all ensuit bathrooms. 32 inch TV, Complimentary wifi, fruit basket and bottled water daily.
All rooms are equipped with additional charging points for laptops, phones and tablets.
Each room has adequate space and storage.
KwaLucia Bed & Breakfast St Lucia South Africa
This the very first 5 Star Bed & Breakfast in St Lucia, offers more than comfort but service excellence. Join your hosts Ann and Alex Belgian-Catalan. KwaLucia is set in the heart of St Lucia in and amongst a subtropical garden.
Amenities at KwaLucia Include:
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- 4 Exclusive ensuit units
- Private Patio
- Bar Fridge
- Ceiling Vans
- Boma Fire Area
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KwaLucia Bed & Breakfast Map and Directions
Air Travel take SAA Express from Johannesburg to Richards Bay travel time to St Lucia 45 min (54km)
Air Travel take SAA from Johannesburg to Durban travel to St Lucia 2,5 hours (250km)
Travelling by car from Durban take the N2 north bound to Mtubatuba, once at Mtubatuba take a left turn towards Mtubatuba continue to a T-Junction turn left continue until you see a sign indicating St Lucia (R618) continue for 28km until you reach St Lucia. Travel over the bridge and at the turn around turn right. Continue until you see the first left turn take this left continue 300m and you have arrived at KwaLucia Bed & Breakfast.
KwaLucia is situated within close proximity to all Restaurants and shops. Please do be on the look out for the resident Hippo’s that roam the streets at night. KwaLucia Bed & Breakfast is a comfortable and enjoyable stay over we look forward to meeting and hosting you.
St Lucia South Africa is such an incredible area to visit, the abundance of wildlife and beauty is just magnificent. We hope that during your stay you will enjoy St Lucia and the surrounds just as much as we do.
Activities offered from KwaLucia:
- Hippo & Croc Boat Safaris
- World Heritage half day and full day Safari
- Hluhluwe Umfolozi Big 5 half day and full day safari
- Turtle Tours
- Night Drive Safari
Yet another year has come and gone and once again St Lucia Accommodation was full to the brim over the festive season, 2014 was an exceptional year once again as the majority of the accommodation establishments reported high occupancies year round. With 2015 apon us and numerous Accommodation establishments in and around St Lucia one really has to prebook ones accommodation well in advance especially when it comes to high season as well as school holidays. St Lucia hosted both national and international clients and this is purely due to the incredible scenery and wildlife that surrounds St Lucia. Not to mention that St Lucia is a world heritage site and also one of the last little towns where till this day one can still witness Hippo’s roaming the streets at night. St Lucia offers a large variety of accommodation styles not only as far as star grading is concerned but also budget. From camping sites to 5 star lodges. Its a wonderful place to go on holiday as their is just so much to do while in the area, activities include hippo and croc boat safaris on the largest estuary in Africa, night drives into iSimangaliso Wetland Park, Big 5 Safaris into the oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa ( Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve), guided or non guided walking trails, unspoilt beaches for as far as the eye can see and that’s just in around St Lucia. One can also travel to Cape Vidal which forms part of the park its incredible with a awesome variety of wildlife. Once at Cape Vidal one is spoilt with magnificent scenery and a protected bay where one can enjoy warm waters year round. It is no wonder that St Lucia Accommodation is always fully booked. It is our suggestion that should you want to visit the area the pre bookings are made. For a full list of St Lucia Accommodation providers then Click Here
St Lucia South Africa Beach Accommodation
Please note that St Lucia South Africa Does not offer any Beach Accommodation, all accommodation or at least the closest accommodation to the beach is 3km away. This is due to a green belt that extends right around St Lucia with the St Lucia Estuary on the remainder. The green belt is important as it serves as a walk way for the various animals and wildlife that can be found in the area. This green belt is primarily used by Hippo’s during the evening as they go in search of grass.
Please do not be deterred by the fact, St Lucia remains an incredibly popular and splendid area to visit. In actual very few areas have what St Lucia has to offer when it comes to Accommodation, wildlife and beaches. St Lucia offers from camping to 5 star accommodation, an abundance of wildlife and the most superb beaches that one can imagine.
Many visitors use the short walk to the beach as a means of exercise and one is surely to come across the numerous vervet monkeys on your way down to the beach. The decision to ensure that no accommodation is built in close proximity to the beach in St Lucia was and remains a good thing.
Herewith a list of St Lucia South African Beach Accommodation that may be considered to closest
Please note that this map is compliments of Seasands Lodge
KingFisher Road would thus be the closest road to the beach and therefore the closest lodge, B&B would be Elephant Coast Guesthouse, this guesthouse not only serves as the closest to the beach while in St Lucia but the property is also on the greenbelt. One can get to witness the Hippo’s in the evening as they grass on the lawn and listen to the Bush Babies in the trees above.
At present the Estuary is not open to the ocean due to a drought that the area has been experiencing for the last few years, however iSimangaliso Wetland Park are currently employing various methods to get more water into the estuary before having it open naturally to the ocean.
Sugar Loaf Camping site is the closest non accommodation to the beach in St Lucia, this site is magnificent with some splendid sights and sounds at night. One has also the opportunity of walking out of the camping grounds and you are within walking distance to the beach.
The remainder of St Lucia is surrounded by the St Lucia Estuary which is home to an impressive 800 Hippo’s and 1200 Nile Crocodiles. Fishing is permitted in the estuary however one is required to obtain a fishing licence prior from KZN Wildlife.
From St Lucia one can travel to Cape Vidal a protected bay and a area that offers accommodation right next to the beach. For more information please contact Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife as these log cabins are pre booked months in advance. School holidays are always fully booked with the December holidays being the most popular.
For a complete list of St Lucia South Africa Accommodation please Click Here
Just Opened At Heritage House 4 Star Accommodation in St Lucia
Brand New 4 Star Accommodation Just opened in St Lucia South Africa, At Heritage House is officially open. This colonial style home caters to the avid traveller. Set in the heart of St Lucia, within walking distance to all amenities and restaurants. The 4 star home offers a warm and comfortable home away from home feel.
All rooms have ample space, all are air conditioned, complimentary wifi throughout the property. The property also boasts 2 lounge areas one indoors for spending time with family and other travellers while the outdoor lounge is ideal for relaxing with a book.
Stayed for two nights on a Safari Package in Sept, the most personable hospitality you could ask for.
We stayed 3 nights as part of a safari package and enjoyed our stay so much that I can honestly say its one of the best B&B's I have ever stayed in
Other St Lucia South Africa 4 Star Accommodation
St Lucia South Africa has a wide variety of 4 Star Accommodation, this small town situated in KwaZulu Natal is a world heritage site and has been since 1999. Since 1999 the town has experienced an enormous boom in tourist travel both national and international. The area is truly a wildlife haven and one of the few places left o earth where one can still witness Hippo's roaming the streets at night as they go in search of grass.
Below is a Accommodation map compliments of Sunset Lodge the map indicates the size of the town. Furthermore one can also see various areas of interest, beaches, areas where one is to find various animal species. Please note that Mckenze Street is the main road in town, this is where one will find all of the restaurants, shops and all other amenities.
Hipoo's are abundant in the area, they roam freely at night and early morning they can be seen on their way back to the St Lucia Estuary. It is estimated that their are approximately 800 hippo's in the area and 1200 Nile crocodiles. They are very docile however please do not ever approach them and always keep your distance.
St Lucia South Africa 4 Star Accommodation List:
Umlilo Lodge 4 star
Bhangazi Lodge 4 star
Afrikaya Bed & Breakfast 4 star
KingFisher Lodge 4 star
Lidiko Lodge 4 star
Santa Lucia 4 star
Whale Song Bed & Breakfast 4 star
Horbill Bed & Breakfast 4 star
Zulani Bed & Breakfast 4 star
Avalone Lodge 4 Star
Maputuland Bed & Breakfast 4 star
The above list of 4 star accommodation are all situated within St Lucia and within walking distance to all of the restaurants in the area. Walking at night is safe however cautions needs to be taken when one comes across Hippo's.
The majority of the accommodation's in St Lucia offer air-con, info desk, wifi, secure parking and all of the accommodation establishment's are listed on Tripadvisor. We would suggest that you review all of them on tripadvisor for up to date information and reviews.
St Lucia is a magnificent base from where one can travel and experience the area. The town lies within iSimangaliso Wetland Park and is also only 54km away from the world acclaimed Hluhluwe Game Reserve. Various safaris depart daily from St Lucia and offer daily safaris to both of these incredible destinations. Heritage Tours & Safaris was established in 2003 and offers the largest range of activities in the area. From November one can witness turtles along the beaches, during the winter months one can see the humpback whales that migrate of the shores of St Lucia.
Its a wonderful area and truly some tremendous 4 star accommodation
St Lucia South Africa Bed and Breakfast
Numerous Bed and Breakfast's can be found within St Lucia, KwaZulu Natal South Africa. All Bed and Breakfast's are star graded according to the Accommodation grading council of South Africa. This little town of St Lucia boasts from 5 star bed and breakfast to 2 star bed and breakfast Accommodation.
St Lucia is situated within the heart of Zululand South Africa, a mere 2,5 hour drive North of Durban. One may access the town via the N2 all roads and national roads are well kept. Alternatively one may fly into RichardsBay via Johannesburg or Durban International. Numerous rental companies such as Avis, Eurocar are all situated at these airports. Please be advised however that during high season St Lucia becomes incredibly busy and that prior bookings need to be made both for car rentals and Accommodation.
St Lucia offers you an incredible break away, wildlife and splendid beaches. The area was proclaimed as a world heritage site in 1999 by Unesco and has ever since become a top travel destination while in South Africa. Within close proximity one has the chance of witnessing some magnificent wildlife and scenery. Hluhluwe Game Reserve Africa's oldest proclaimed game reserve. Cape Vidal only 34km from St Lucia lies an incredible bay where one can relax at one of the many picnic sites, enjoy warm tropical waters year round. Travel by boat and witness whales, hippo's or the big 5.
For a full list of St Lucia Safaris and Activities click here
St Lucia South Africa Bed and Breakfast's offer you the very best and what an ideal from where to search and explore.
St Lucia South Africa is an incredible area to visit, believe it or not Hippo's still roam the little town at night freely as they go in search of grass. Please do not be alarmed when coming face to face with them as they have grown very accustomed to people however they are not at all domesticated and space must be kept at all times.
Herewith a List of St Lucia South Africa Bed and Breakfast please should you feel that you may require additional information please do not hesitate in calling us and we will gladly furnish you with any information.
Hornbill Bed and Breakfast, Parkers cottages, Annas Bed and Breakfast, Whale song Bed and Breakfast, Santa Lucia Bed and Breakfast, SeaSands Bed and Breakfast, St Lucia Wetlands Bed and Breakfast, Afrikaya Bed and Breakfast, Umlilo Bed and Breakfast.
For a full list of Bed and Breakfast please Click Here
New: @ Heritage House Bed & Breakfast situated in the heart of St Lucia South Africa.
@ Heritage House offers incredible bed and breakfast accommodation, all the while situated in the heart of this lovely little quaint town that is South Africa's very first world heritage site. Should you be looking for a wildlife or beach destination then you surely have found the right town.
@ Heritage House offers daily departures of all Big 5 safaris, Boat trips and Night drives from the premises and they to depart daily.
The Bed and Breakfast offers 5 spacious rooms, comfortably furnished and all en suit. All rooms are also air conditioned for those warm summer days. Enjoy one of two lounges one indoors ideal for meeting fellow travelers and the veranda patio is ideal for a book and some tremendous sunsets. The pool is the perfect place to just cool down.