Luxurious Spa & Game Reserve In KwaZulu Natal

The World’s Finest Safari Spa

Africa’s largest spa and 5 star property can be found in the most tranquil and picturesque region of Kwa-Zulu Natal. The timeless Karkloof Safari Spa, Wellness and Wildlife Retreat is conveniently located less than 30km from Pietermaritzburg, within a game reserve that is home to an abundance of wild life including black and white rhino, buffalo, leopard and hippos, breath-taking waterfalls and more than 300 different species of birdlife.

This luxury safari spa in Kwa-Zulu Natal offers guests the perfect blend of world-class facilities, luxurious comforts and an authentically African safari experience.

The Unique Karkloof Safari Spa Experience


Our 5 Star boutique lodge consists of 16 opulent villas, all of which are elegantly furnished and designed to complement the beauty of the surrounding natural environment. During each guest’s stay, we strive to provide them with an experience that is timeless. We give our guests the gift of time by allowing them to decide when they would like to engage in various activities or enjoy meals. We do not impose schedules on our guests, presenting them the freedom to do what they choose, when they choose to. We will tailor the experience to fit your preferences completely.

Recognised as the Best Luxury Destination Spa in Africa by The World Spa Awards 2012, the Karkloof Safari Spa offers guests the opportunity to enjoy world class hydrotherapy facilities and spa treatments performed by internationally trained Thai therapists. Karkloof Safari Spa, Africa’s safari spa of choice, has 17 luxurious treatment rooms that have been designed to highlight the breath-taking views of the surrounding natural environment.

Why Choose Karkloof Safari Spa, Wellness & Wildlife Retreat?

Kwa-Zulu Natal’s premier luxury destination:

Known as Africa’s 5 star property, Karkloof Safari Spa, Wellness & Wildlife retreat offers guests a luxurious and timeless experience that simply cannot be found anywhere else. As a recipient of the Best Luxury Safari Spa award at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2012, we strive to ensure that we continue to deliver the very highest level of service possible within the industry.

The perfect setting for any event:

The facilities, service and natural setting available at Karkloof Safari Spa, Wellness & Wildlife Retreat make it the ideal destination, irrespective of whether you are looking for professional conference facilities in Kwa-Zulu Natal, or the perfect honeymoon spa and lodge in South Africa, Karkloof Safari Spa has it all.

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