Address: District road D463, Bayala, 3966
Postal Address: PO Box 4, Bayala, 3966
Co-ordinates: 27.8095° S, 32.2414° E
Tel: +27 (0) 35 562 0498 | 035 562 0420
Cell: +27 (0) 82 325 7815
From Durban airport it takes around 3 hours to get there. Drive north on the N2, past Richards Bay and Empageni, remain on the N2, passing the town of Hluhluwe. Turn off the N2 at the Bayala sign, behind the Total Garage on the right. Follow the dirt road and go over the railway line. Turn right 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 Safari Lodge or Founder’s 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.