Our logo is adapted from a painting by Phillip Dlamini, 1998, of a purple crested turaco. In traditional Swazi dress, the red feathers feature in the royal headdress, so this bird illustration is not only a symbol for wildlife conservation, but also of cultural heritage.
Magadzavane Lodge was officially opened by His Majesty King Mswati 111 in March 8th 2012 and it is located in a natural bush veld environment in Mlawula Nature Reserve. It is situated near Siteki town (Swaziland lubombo region) and 12km from Mhlumeni border that leads to Maputo (Mozambique) which has a 24hr border and makes it ideal for guests that want to drive to Mozambique and experience a different vibe and not have to worry about border closing times.
Mlawula Nature Reserves offers you an opportunity to view a variety of plants and animals, and is excellent for birdwatching. If you feel like taking time out you can enjoy yourself by the pool side and enjoy the cocktails prepared by our very creative barman.
The lodge comprises of 20 chalets which each sleep 4 people of which some are self-catering. The other facilities available are conferencing, restaurant and bar.
There is a hiking trail starting from the road just north of the lodge, which takes about two hours to complete. The trail is rocky and steep, and goes down the ridge towards the valley below the lodge.
Please enquire about guided game drives from the lodge.
The conference centre can cater for up to 80 people, and a full conference package is available, including morning and afternoon tea, lunch, dinner and breakfast.
Head Quarters: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
King Sobhuza II Park: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
National Museum: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
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Malolotja Nature Reserve: (+268) 2444 3241 / (+268) 2416 1480
Mantenga Nature Reserve and Swati Cultural Village: 2416 1151/1178
Mlawula Nature Reserve: (+268) 2444 3241/ (+268) 2416 1480
Magadzavane Lodge: (+268) 2343 5108/9