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District road D463,
Bayala, 3966

PO Box 4,
Bayala, 3966


From Durban airport it takes around 3 hours to get there. Drive north on the N2, past Richards Bay and Empangeni, remain on the N2, passing the town of Hluhluwe. Turn right off the N2 at the Bayala sign, onto the D463 at the Baobab Inn. Follow the dirt road and go over the railway line. Turn right at the T-Junction and about 1km further turn left and go through the Mun-ya-wana Game Reserve gate. Continue further until you see a signboard on your right indicating Bayala. Turn right and continue following the signs to the Bayala Founders or Safari Lodge. Travel distance is roughly 10km from the N2.

Bayala is situated in the Southern part of the Munyawana Game Reserve, one of KZN’s premier private game reserve destinations which comprises of Phinda Private Game Reserve and Zuka Private Game Reserve. This incredibly diverse conservation area is close to 30,000 ha of unspoiled wilderness, and borders the iSimangaliso Wetland Park which is a world heritage site.