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Welcome to St Lucia, up the Elephant Coast, North of KwaZulu Natal! Spend your next Holiday at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat. Experience Africa's big five game whilst enjoying top class luxury accommodation on the estuary of St Lucia. Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat offers affordable Bed and Breakfast accommodation in St Lucia

Location ...

Kwalucia is located in the heart of St Lucia, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

By air

  • By SOUTH AFRICAN EXPRESS AIRWAYS (flysax.com) from Johannesburg. You arrive at Richards Bay airport (RCB) 78 kms from St Lucia. Most car-rental companies are represented or a shuttle service is available on request.
  • All other domestic flights fly to Durban (DUR) and are accessible from most domestic airports in South Africa.

By road:

From Durban (DUR) - ( ± 245kms / 2½h drive )

  • Take the N2 North; you have the option of the toll road or the alternate route via Stanger.
  • 40 kms after the turn off to Richards Bay, turn right to Mtubatuba.
  • Once arrived in Mtubatuba turn left then 2nd right to St Lucia(R618 +- 26 kms)
  • Once arrived in St Lucia, just after the bridge you will arrive at a roundabout. Go to the right, followed by the first street on the left. You are now in Katonkel Street. Kwalucia is on the left side of the street. It’s the house with 4 wooden garage doors

From Johannesburg (JHB) - ( ± 640kms / 6½h drive )

  • Take the N17 via Springs to Ermelo.
  • From Ermelo take the N2 and past Piet Retief, Pongola, Mkhuze and Hluhluwe.
  • Continue south along the N2 and approximately 45km after the Hluhluwe crossing take the exit to St Lucia. On the bridge turn to the left.
  • You are now on the R618. Continue straight for 2.5kms. And then turn left (still following the R618) direction St. Lucia. St. Lucia is at approximately 26kms.
  • Once arrived in St Lucia, just after the bridge you will arrive at a roundabout. Go to the right, followed by the first street on the left. You are now in Katonkel Street. Kwalucia is on the left side of the street. It’s the house with 4 wooden garage doors

Some useful approximate distances from St Lucia:

Cape Vidal: 33 kms
Mtubatuba: 26 kms
Richards Bay: 78 kms
Hluhluwe: 81 kms
Pongola: 160 kms
Piet Retief: 263 kms
Sodwana Bay: 174 kms
Kosi Bay: 208 kms
Empangeni: 83 kms
Ballito: 197 kms
Umhlanga: 227 kms
Durban North: 245 kms
Rorkes’s Drift: 222 kms
   
uKhahlamba (Drakensberg Park):  
Champagne Castle: 358 kms
Giants Castle: 356 kms
   
Kruger National Park:  
Numbi Gate: 499 kms
Phabeni Gate: 518 kms
Kruger Gate: 527 kms
   
Port Elizabeth: 1044 kms
Outsdoorn: 1354 kms
Cape town: 1768 kms

GPS Co-ordinates:

28°22'30.3"S - 32°24'48.8"E