We will arrange access to King's palaces, guided tour showcasing Zulu culture, customs and traditional dress displays and educational history of South Africans, English and Afrikaans speaking in this part of South Africa. Big five safari tour 20km.
It has the most biggest rooms in Nongoma. Ideal for business and leisure customers. Families love it due to playground for children and jungle gym and walking trail down the valley to the river.
Zulu Reed dance is major attraction August/September annually. Other cultural clebrations, dances etc happen December, April and May. Mid month there are open market about 5 min drive from the lodge to get bargains of handy crafts for the Zulu nation. Preserved forest with various birds is 30km, Game reserves 45 and 35km respectively. Hotsprings 30 mins drive.
Goedehoop farm house is an old simply restored homestead on Mahlalela Game Farm. The farm house offers guests a taste of rural living close to nature and local communities in a tranquil and serene Zululand setting. Amenities are basic; no electricity, lights are paraffin lamps and hot water is prepared by means of an outside wood fired boiler. Refrigeration and stove in kitchen are gas equipped. Ideal for families and friends enjoying bush walks, quality bonding time and peacefulness.
The farm Goedehoop and its farm house forms part of the larger jointly managed Mahlalela game farm. The undulating valleys and hills with crystal clear streams are teeming with wildlife. The farm house is the perfect setting to reconnect with nature and the values of simple rural living. Guided bush walks and birding are highly recommended when not relaxing and family bonding at the homestead. The property has a network of 4x4 vehicle tracks for guided self-drive game viewing and mountain biking.
Day trips to the nearby Ithala, Phongola and Mkuze Game Reserves are recommended using Goedehoop as your base to explore the region.
Otherwise, guided walks or self-drive game viewing (4 x4 only) on Mahlalela can be arranged.