Pakamisa is a private, exclusive reserve open to residential guests only. Majestically perched on the high plateau of the Pakamisa Mountain, the lodge has breath-taking views of the evergreen valleys and plains of the Pongola River to the east and the rolling hills of natural bush of the Reserve in the west.

Limited to a maximum of 16 guests, the lodge offers a unique Spanish architecture, blended with the finest African ambience.

Pakamisa is also home to a collection of magnificent Arabian Horses all superbly trained by the owner. There are few greater thrills than exploring the wild African Bush on horseback.

Pakamisa is  predator & malaria free, creating a safe environment for a range of activities for adults and children not usually available in BIG 5 Reserves.

Contemporary and international cuisine is beautifully presented with silver cutlery, crystal glasses and porcelain plates. Appreciate a traditional dining experience in the elegant dining room or alternatively eat “Out of Africa” style under the stars.Venison is one of Pakamisa’s gourmet specialities, served with a fresh African flavour. The restaurant boasts an exceptional wine list.


For a sneak peak of what to expect at this five star lodge, watch this short video…