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Eunice sewing masks for staff during Lockdown

Locally made Masks

One of our biggest concerns over the lockdown period was to ensure that our hotel staff still had some kind of income. Eunice Myeni has worked in the housekeeping department at Ghost Mountain Inn for 31 years in October.  She is our ‘go to’ for any of our our sewing needs. So we approached her […]

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Kigalia Africana – The Sausage Tree

One of the often asked about trees in our gardens due to their beautiful flowers and very noticeable fruit is Kigelia Africana otherwise known as the Sausage Tree. The English name is obvious as it is named after its long sausage shaped fruit.  Soon these trees will be flowering and as they are an early […]

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Sipho at Work

Sipho Thwala, our Ultra-Marathon running Barman

At a time when it is all too easy to get bogged down in ones own problems it sometimes does a whole lot of good to look up and at others staring down bigger things with fortitude and grace.  So Sunday was an uplifting day tinged with sadness for me. During this lockdown, Sipho our ultra-marathon […]

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2019 Holidays at Ghost Mountain Inn

Holiday Planner ENTERTAINMENT ACTIVITY KIDS Sat 14 Dec AM 8:30am Boat Cruise Grubby Bug Walk WEDDING PM 2pm uMkhuze Game Drive Build a Pizza EVE Sun 15 Dec AM 8:30am Boat Cruise DIY Fishing PM 5 to 6 PM Happy Hour 2pm Community Walk Art for Rhinos EVE Movie Night Christmas Theme 8pm GMI Choir […]

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Tshaneni Junior School

We are excited to announce the start of a new partnership with one of our area schools, Tshaneni Junior School.  Although lacking in basic needs such as water, toilets, and basic learning aids, the learners are neatly turned out and both teachers and students are enthusiastic about education and future possibilities. Situated up in the […]

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Finding Zululand: Ghost Mountain

South Africa is a dream destination for many travellers, promising breathtaking landscapes, unrivalled animal spotting plus luxury accommodation and world-beating food and wine. As a result in its most popular areas the country can feel a little overrun. But there are still less-visited and lesser-known areas (to a UK audience at least) that offer the […]

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Ghost Mountain Inn #18 Hotel In Trip Advisor Top 25 Hotels South Africa

Ghost Mountain Inn voted 18 out of 25 in Trip Advisor Top 25 Hotels South Africa

GHOST MOUNTAIN INN WINS 2019 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARD FOR HOTELS. Ranks 18 out of 25 in the Top 25 Hotels Category in South Africa Mkuze, KwaZulu Natal, February 4, 2019 – Ghost Mountain Inn has been recognised as a winner in the Top 25 Hotel category of the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice® awards for […]

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ghost mountain inn wins lilizela award

Ghost Mountain Inn wins the Lilizela Award

Ghost Mountain Inn is proud to announce that we have been awarded the Top 4 Star Hotel in KwaZulu-Natal at the Lilizela Tourism Awards 2018. Thank you to all who voted for us and for your continued support! We are honoured to be associated with the very best in the KZN tourism sector, who make […]

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World Rhino Day 2018


World Rhino Day is intended to raise awareness about rhino poaching and to raise support for and encourage government initiatives as well as to show support for South Africa’s rhino warriors – the men and women at the frontline who risk their lives daily against the sophisticated, ruthless and heavily-armed international criminal gangs who run […]

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Cultural Tours at Ghost Mountain Inn

Cultural Tours at Ghost Mountain Inn

The Zulu (Zulu: amaZulu) are a Bantu ethnic group of Southern Africa and the largest ethnic group in South Africa. The word Zulu means, “Sky” and according to oral history, Zulu was the name of the ancestor who founded the Zulu royal line in about 1670. Zulu people refer to themselves as ‘the people of […]

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