Hibberdene is the gateway to the Hibiscus Coast of Kwazulu Natal. Hibberdene is a cosy seaside town situated 97 km south of Durban, halfway between Scottburgh and Port Shepstone. Hibberdene has become one of South Africa's popular holiday destinations and is known for its affordability and the sheer beauty of its well-preserved assets. Hibberdene also boasts an increasing number of overseas tourists who have discovered this coastal jewel.

Khaya La Manzi Guest Lodge & BnB
We have a superbly elevated position offering magnificent breaker views of the Indian Ocean in a malaria-free area. Be one of the privileged few to witness the famous annual winter sardine run and watch the whales and dolphins frolicking, or simply enjoy our beautiful hot summer days.
Khaya La Manzi has much to offer as a stress-free and relaxed seaside venue for leisure and business, approximately 100 km south of Durban.

All our accommodation is self-catering. Some are air-conditioned and some are sea-facing. There is secure remote access, off-street parking and a certain ambience of peace and tranquillity. Khaya La Manzi offers a relaxed atmosphere for both holidays and conferences.

There is a communal swimming pool, a games room and braai areas on the property. We offer five air-conditioned apartments in the thatch-roof section, with private entrances leading onto a communal courtyard garden.

Two of these apartments are family units with two rooms and king-size beds which can be converted into two singles. These have a mezzanine/loft with two singles upstairs, overlooking the lounge and kitchenette area. They have their own patio and braai and sleep up to four persons each. The remaining three air-conditioned apartments are bachelor apartments with queen-and king-size beds. The bathrooms are en-suite and there is a kitchenette.

We also offer two sea-facing two-bedroom apartments in our tiled-roof section. One is up one floor and one is a ground-floor unit. Each have a bathroom, although the one has a shower only. There is a TV lounge, a kitchen and a dining area. Some of the rooms have ceiling fans and sleep
four to five persons.

There are also two sea-facing one-bedroom apartments with king-size beds, an en-suite bathroom,
ceiling fans, TVs, sleeper couches, kitchens and breakfast nooks. These units sleep up to two persons.

Mzimayi River Lodge & BnB
Mzimayi River Lodge is located along the banks of the Mzimayi River. It offers five Double Rooms and four Family Rooms. The sub-tropical climate is wonderful all year round.

All of the rooms are equipped with either double or single beds as well as tea and coffee-making facilities. Fans and air-conditioners ensure the comfort of guests and each room has a safe for valuables.

The lodge has a large deck area with a swimming pool and fully licensed pub where we serve small meals. There is a wonderful á la carte restaurant with great sea views which is open to the public. Restaurant hours are Tues-Sat 08h00-20h00 and Sundays where we serve a delicious plated lunch
instead of a la carte 08h00-15h00.

For corporate functions we have a conference room with option of white board and data projector. Group bookings for the entire lodge can be arranged with custom menus for these occasions. Rates applicable for these functions on request.

The lodge is only 800 m from Hibberdene’s main beach, which is great location for scuba diving. The untouched reefs are home to many rare species such as the long nose hawkfish, soft coral sponges and fern corals. The Hibberdene Lagoon is great for a picnic in the sun or paddling in the waters.

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