Zimbete Country House

Umzimbete farm, Empangeni, KwaZulu-Natal, 3880, South Africa | Hotel
Prices starting from $90.00

Travel Blogs from Empangeni

Goodbye iMfolozi

A travel blog entry by africazen


... Women carrying the most awkward loads on their heads, boxes with teapots and other things, not evenly loaded. Bags of rice, probably 10 kg!
Arrived at Phumula Lodge, place where Wildlife ACT meets and waits for transport, at 10.30. Cup of tea (only Rooibos offered). Free wifi so uploaded blog and got emails. Said goodbye to Antoine, left 11.45 for Richards Bay Airport.
There were road works on the way and the driver got impatient so drove ...

Panthera camera traps

A travel blog entry by africazen


... and power to women. Lynn worked for 20 years at Philadelphia Zoo and Pam did 8 years in Marine corps then transferred to Police dept. At one of the camera sites Philip found a baby brown house snake and had it in his hand to show us. Looked for Lions as Philip had been asked to as they have a Lion call up tonight. On the way to Mpila we saw Zebra with a baby. Pam very happy as she'd seen it on on of the ...

First Braii

A travel blog entry by africazen


... which he questioned how he'd do that (as if he didn't have one). Then he found one and the battery died and the second battery only lasted 3 nail holes. So on hold until tomorrow after battery charges. He said he'd been doing what he had been told to do. Reading, relaxing though wind was annoying. Another guy was here waiting for someone, chatted a bit, another person in ute but they didn't get out. Made chocolate muffins (packet mix). Lisa ...

Disaster at Boma!

A travel blog entry by africazen


... All good. Truck dropped off wooden poles. Lynn and Pam said I was addicted to sunscreen as always putting on, they never do!! Left 5pm. Back to camp around 6. Dinner of chicken, spinach (from Pam), rice and potato wedges. Overcast this afternoon. Few spots rain. Very windy. Have to get up at 3.30 tomorrow. again!! Philip said there was no hot water in shower! Not looking forward to the morning!! Bed ...

Hluhluwe / Umfolozi

A travel blog entry by bushmantours


... could now be seen more closely.

After such an early start and full day we left the park by the Nyalazi Gate and returned to Mtubatuba by 5 o'clock.

Dinner was eaten outside. A fantastic curry dinner had been cooked by Gavin from Wendy's Country Lodge. Good food and excellent company made for a last great evening at one of our favourite places to stay in South Africa!

Tomorrow... Tembe Elephant Park



This hotel, located on Umzimbete farm, Empangeni, is near Gateway Theater of Shopping.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Zimbete Country House Empangeni

5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding