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In recognition of World Humanitarian Day on 19 August, Ghost Mountain have once again been out in the community with one of South Africa’s best-loved humanitarians, Kingsley Holgate, delivering aid and support to the locals around Mkuze and the Lebombo Mountains. In 2021, 235 million people will need humanitarian assistance and protection. That’s  1 in 33 […]

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Birding Weekends

Explore one of the richest birding areas in South Africa with Ghost Mountain Safaris. With more than 420 bird species on record, uMkhuze and the surrounding area is renowned as a mecca for bird lovers. These spectacular birding weekends give you the opportunity to discover the great birding diversity of the area with a specialist […]

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Serene spaces and lots to do

“Ghost Mountain Inn at Mkuze in northern KwaZulu-Natal is like an overgrown country home surrounded by beautiful gardens with sycamore fig and fever trees….” African travel writer Roxanne Reid recently stayed with us and has a thorough article about her experiences on her blog, originally posted here: https://www.roxannereid.co.za/blog/at-the-foot-of-ghost-mountain-serene-spaces-and-lots-to-do Below is an excerpt from the blog […]

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Lemon & Lavender Tart

Our talented chefs create some incredible flavours, and this zesty Lemon and Lavender Tart is the perfect example of their flair and passion for everything that comes out of the Ghost Mountain kitchen. The ideal accompaniment to a refreshing Gin & Tonic, this tea-time treat is easy to recreate at home… Lemon and Lavender Tart […]

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World Whisky Day Recipe

Lamb Casserole with Whisky, Coffee and Black Olives This mouth-watering recipe from Head Chef, Samir Dewing, has been a firm favourite on the menu and is the perfect way to subtly give a nod to World Whisky Day. Best served with couscous, rice or mashed potato. We hope you enjoy creating it yourself at home! Ingredients: […]

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Safari manager, Jean, was recently joined by humanitarian Kingsley Holgate to help distribute aid and food parcels to the local community. The devastating effects of COVID, travel restrictions and lost income have impacted those in rural Zululand hugely, but we’re committed to assisting community and conservation projects. Jean, Kingsley and team visited some local early […]

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Calendar of Events

We’ve got some great events and specials over the course of the year… don’t miss out! For reservations and enquiries, please contact us

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Exclusive Whisky Event

This World Whisky Day, join us on a round-the-world exploration sure to delight! Our exclusive Whisky Tasting evening will feature whiskies from the key whisky-producing regions around the globe. Master of Ceremonies on the night will be Valentine Maseko, a knowledgeable whisky enthusiast and brand ambassador for Africa’s first whisky-dedicated retailer, Whisky Brother. The beautiful […]

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The below article featured in local South African newspaper “Rapport” on Sunday 11 April, 2021: Die trosvyboom waaronder die bruid en bruidegom amper twee dekades terug ewige trou beloof het. Foto’s: Annie Olivier Sowat twee dekades gelede het ’n digte woud koorsbome naby Mkuze vir Annie Olivier bekoor. Sy’s terug daarheen om dié keer ’n […]

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Saturday 27th March – 6.30pm Join us for a spectacular wine tasting evening with Painted Wolf Wines, as wine maker Jeremy Borg talks us through these distinctive and award-winning wines. Complemented by a delicious menu from the culinary team at Ghost Mountain Inn, and a wildlife conservation talk from the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT). The evening […]

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