Makakatana Bay Lodge, named after a Zulu Chief, is the only privately-owned and owner-managed game lodge within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience this magnificent area from the comfort of the spacious rooms, set on raised decks within the wilderness of the game park.Visit Website
Makakatana Bay Lodge is set on the banks of Lake St Lucia within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, just 2 hours north of Durban.
The Standard Rooms at Makakatana are available in either Double or Twin configurations, and are equipped with a private viewing deck, en-suite bathroom, spacious outdoor shower and bath, telephone and a sleeper couch suitable for a third person.
The two Family Rooms both sleep a maximum of 4 guests each. The main room has a king bed, and the interleading room has two twin beds. There is a spacious indoor bathroom with a shower that opens onto an outdoor bathroom with a bath and outside shower.
The privately situated Honeymoon Room has a romantic outdoor shower, as well as a bath fit for two. The private deck is also suitable for private dining, which can be arranged with the lodge manager.
iSimangaliso Wetland Park is home to vibrant wildlife in the game reserve, within Lake St. Lucia’s estuary and the glorious coastal beaches on the eastern shores of the park. Your stay at Makakatana Bay Lodge is designed around exploring this amazing sanctuary on an open game drive vehicle, on our private pontoon boat, and with your feet in the warm Indian Ocean.