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
Fax: +27 (0) 86 551 4408
Cell: +27 (0) 79 474 1817




From Durban airport it takes around 3 hours to get there. Drive north on the N2, pass Richards Bay and Empageni, remain on the N2, passing the town of Hluhluwe. Turn off the N2 at the Boabab sign. Follow the dirt road and go over the railway line. Turn right and a little way 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 Camp. Travel distance is roughly 13km 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.

Bayala Private Safari Lodge and Camp