Umdlalo Lodge, Umtentweni
Nestled in the heart of KwaZulu Natal’s south coast, Umdlalo Lodge offers families and business executives an escape from the hustle and bustle of urban life. Umdlalo Lodge is situated in Umtentweni, just a couple of kilometres north of Port Shepstone and is easily accessible from the N2 Toll Road. Umtentweni’s sun drenched beach is within walking distance.
All major shopping malls, popular golf courses and other interesting tourist destinations, including Oribi Gorge, Wild Coast Sun and Ushaka Marine World are in close proximity of the lodge. Umdlalo Lodge boasts eight luxurious en suite twin rooms, catering for the needs of holidaying families and business representatives. In addition there is a spacious, comfortable, air-conditioned and very romantic honeymoon suite.
Umdlalo Lodge is home to the well-known ZiZi’s Restaurant whose motto is, ‘Dining is an experience at ZiZi’s’. Time is spent sourcing the freshest and best quality ingredients, allowing Zizi’s to present the best food on the coast.
Umdlalo Lodge hosts day conferences in the main and private dining rooms with seating for up to 60 delegates. Specialising in catering for smaller intimate conferences with specific and special requirements. The venue has earned the reputation as ‘Venue of choice’ by local business entrepreneurs.
Umdlalo Lodge is easily converted into a venue for unforgettable weddings, special birthday celebrations, private functions and corporate launches – incorporating the luxuriant gardens and well-established trees. Prolific birdlife, including the beautiful Natal Loerie, adorn the wonderful green surroundings. The ladies’ bar lounge, with its unique decor, and the expansive veranda with sea views, have become popular venues for business meetings and social get-togethers.
Management and staff are committed to ensuring guests have a pleasurable stay.