Phinda Getty House

Location: South Africa » Kwazulu Natal » Zululand » Elephant Coast » Hluhluwe

Phinda Getty House, Private Game Reserve in Hluhluwe

Name of hostsReservations
Tel:+27 (0)11 809 4300
Emailsafaris@ccafrica.com
Webwww.ccafrica.com

Indulge in Pan-African cuisine prepared by your personal chef enjoyed in the intimate dining area
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Description

Sophisticated sole-use villa: Situated in the west of the Reserve on 3 500 hectares, Phinda Getty House is a gracious sole-use safari villa on Phinda Private Game Reserve. The exclusive, cutting-edge private residence overlooks an extinct volcano now covered in lush green vegetation and ringed by gently rolling hills.

Accommodation

  • Exclusive use lodge
  • Private ranger/host
  • Private butler and chef
  • Sole use of your 4x4 safari vehicle
Four spacious and luxurious suites feature unique sliding panel windows with sweeping views of the surrounding African bushveld. A beautiful combination of yellow sandstone with timber, thatch and screeded cement, airy free flowing spaces and hues of grey, slate and celadon are breathtakingly stylish and sophisticated, yet refreshingly simple. Natural fibres and textures characterise the elegant interiors. Complete with private ranger/host, tracker, butler and chef, as well as exclusive use of an open 4x4 safari vehicle, Getty House is ideal for family celebrations and special occasion safaris. An interactive kitchen allows for intimate, informal dining and a rim-flow eternity pool provides for respite from the heat of the day.

Phinda's exciting safari activities: Safari adventures with your private ranger include morning and evening game-drives in open 4x4 game-viewing vehicles. Boat cruises, canoe trips and bush walks, bush sundowners and visits local villages can also be arranged.

Attractions

Twice-daily game-drives
Enjoy exceptional Big Five game viewing in open 4x4 safari vehicles with experienced rangers and Zulu trackers.

Interpretive Bush Walks
Learn more about the traditional uses and the legends surrounding indigenous trees and shrubs, as well as how to identify tracks and see rare birds on walks led by armed rangers and trackers.

Mzinene River Canoeing
Catch sight of some of Phinda’s incredible birdlife while paddling along the river - flanked by lush riverine forest with huge fever and sycamore fig trees – in a sturdy canoe.

Mzinene Riverboat Cruise
Watch a magnificent sunrise or sunset while enjoying a leisurely cruise along the Mzinene River in Phinda’s riverboat. See some of the 200 or more waterbirds, as well as crocodiles and hippos lazing about.

White Rhino Tracking
Set off with your professional armed ranger and tracker in a 4x4 safari vehicle, searching for fresh signs of white rhino activity. When tracks are found, experience the quiet thrill of tracking white rhino on foot.

 

BEACH AND BUSH ADVENTURES
At an additional cost

Flight of the Fish Eagle
Experience a breathtaking 60-minute flight over the diverse Maputaland wilderness of scenic pans, coastal lakes, bushveld, densely vegetated dunes and wildlife, and spot whales, whalesharks, dolphins and turtles in the magnificent Indian Ocean.

Scuba Safaris
A 15-minute flight and short drive takes you to one of the top 10 dive sites in the world. Diving the reefs of Sodwana Bay allows you to experience a portrait of marine diversity, with approximately 1200 species of fish and spectacular coral formations. (Can be combined with Maputaland Beach Adventures)

Deep-sea Fishing
Fly to Sodwana Bay – a fisherman’s paradise inside a Marine Reserve – where a short drive takes you to your 25-foot sport fishing boat rigged for bill (marlin and sailfish), game (barracuda, yellowfin tuna and kingfish) and shark fishing. Phinda supports ‘catch-and-release’ procedures for deep-sea fishing.

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