Kosi Forest Lodge
Kosi Forest Lodge is situated within iSimangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa’s first World Heritage Site, giving you the opportunity to experience exclusive, close encounters with the untouched African wilderness.
Enter a magical water world of lakes, Raphia forests and the home of the only fruit-eating vulture in the world. Feel the soft white sand between your toes and the shade of the peaceful forests, listen to the call of the fish eagle, embrace the warm welcome from our staff and know that you have left the stress of your busy life behind.
Thatch, wood, and canvas rooms nestled in an enchanting indigenous forest
Our Family Rooms have two rooms each with en-suite shower, sharing a bathroom boma linked by a short walkway.
Frequently Asked Questions
Your rustic yet comfortable forest room on raised wooden platforms is tucked away under the canopy of a large natal fig or milkwood tree, with thoughtful attention to blending into this pristine indigenous sand forest environment.
There is limited electricity, and candlelight gives the lodge a warm, romantic ambience reminiscent of wild African adventures of long ago.
A 4×4 is required, and secure parking is available at Manguzi for guest vehicles. Daily 4×4 transfers to the lodge leave Manguzi parking at 12h00 and 16h00, return transfers depart from the lodge at 10h30. There is an additional charge for 4×4 transfers.
November-February is turtle breeding season and March-June has the best weather.