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The Best Zululand Camping Spots

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Zululand is a culture-rich region in the northeastern part of KwaZulu-Natal province South Africa. With a breathtaking landscape Zululand provides an ideal setting for a great bush camping experience. Below are the places we recommend for camping in Zululand.

1. Umdobi Bush Camp, Zululand


Set in the thick of the Zululand bush, within minutes of Sodwana Bays protected waters and sweeping sandy beaches, Umdobi Bush Camp offers you a quiet escape that is almost untouched by the modern world.

Located on historical land, the setting is priceless and campsites lie evenly distributed between the sturdy trees, indigenous fauna and long grass. The beauty of this Zululand campsite is that you are camping in the bush but a day at the beach is just 15.5km away from you.

Umdobi Bush Camp is equipped with all the essentials; hot and cold running showers, flush toilets, power points. The beauty in what Umdobi Bush Camp offers lies in its quiet, peaceful and tranquil setting, and the opportunity to bring along your best friend too. (No pets are allowed on the beach). Umdobi Bush Camp is the only campsite in the Sodwana area that can offer guests a truly private camping experience, without being packed on top of one another.

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2. Rustic Bush Camp


Rustic Bush Camp offers guests a choice of five charming but basic and rustic Zululand accommodation, located in Zululand South Africa.

Each tent at Rustic Bush Camp features two single beds, and linen and towels are provided for guest’s  convenience. Please note that the tents are solar/gas-powered, and offer a fire-lit geyser; wood is supplied. You should bring your own torches, firelighters, matches, and extra blankets.

3. Isinkwe Bush Camp, Zululand


Isinkwe Bush Camp is another Zulu land tranquil hideaway nestled within 22 hectares of lush, indigenous coastal bush 15 Km from Hluhluwe-KwaZulu Natal. As you arrive at the rustic nature camp, you are greeted by friendly, shady trees, forming a tranquil hide-away. This Zululand camping spot is an excellent base from where to explore the many famous wildlife destinations in the area.

Accommodation options include a Self-Catering Tree Cabin, en suite double rooms, standard twin rooms and camping. The clients staying in the room only options are welcome to make use of a communal outdoor kitchen and boma area to prepare your own meals.

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