The UmuziFest offers a variety of accommodation options for guests looking to spend more than a day. Allow yourself to properly enjoy the Mpumalanga country side and relax as the sun sets over Lake Umazi in true Highveld style


Lake Umuzi Accommodation The Merchant

The Merchant Hotel @ Lake Umuzi

Inspired by William Shakespeare “The Merchant of Venice”. This Business class Hotel offers the modern day business traveler a relaxing stay, reminiscent of travels of years gone by.

Rich earthly colours, sand stone, granite, dark wood and leather combine to take the travelers mind away and rejuving the soul for the day ahead. 60 Spacious double en-suite rooms with large workspaces, complimentary internet, a variety of local and international plug points makes working away from home a simple pleasure. Each room is equipped with a 32” flat screen LED TV with DSTV and mini bar fridge.

Cost: R495 per person sharing. Includes bed and breakfast

InnGreen @ Lake Umuzi

InnGreen™ @ Lake Umuzi

Very modern and uncluttered double en-suite rooms with all the amenities such as complimentary wi-fi, a work surface with ample plug points, 32” LED Flat screens and DSTV. Every effort has been made to reduce noise levels from Waterfront patrons and to ensure perfected sleep, day or night, (for those having to work night duty).

Some may find it strange to find no windows in the majority of the rooms, however the state-of-the-art air-conditioning system and fresh filtered air which is circulated continuously ensures perfect climate control.

Cost: R345 per person sharing. Includes bed and breakfast

The Lodge Accommodation

Umuzi Lodge

On the banks of Lake Umuzi, Umuzi Lodge is nestled between the indigenous forest of River bush willow, Acasia, Karee and White stinkwood.

Umuzi means “the village” in Ndebele, the indigenous people of the area. The Ndebele styled village will make you feel as if you are in “an oasis amidst industry” as commonly referred to by visitors staying over.

Cost – 4 Sleeper: R1 380 Self-catering

Cost – 6 Sleeper: R1 690 Self-catering

The Lofts Accommodation

The Lofts

The Lofts were designed with the following in mind: Modern Loft LifeStyle Living, Convenience, Privacy, Safety & Security, Extreme energy & water efficiency / Ecomimicry. Based upon the loft lifestyles of New York, London etc., where old factories and commercial buildings were turned into lofts.

Each unit has a large open plan living area with indoor braai facilities, large work spaces with complimentary wi-fi, a modern kitchen and dining room.

Kamp Oase at Lake Umuzi

Kamp Oase

In the midst of Mpumalanga’s heartland an oasis can be found. Here you can enjoy the restfulness of a brand new caravan/camping park. With modern ablution blocks, in-house and outside swimming pools, grass, trees, braai facilities, water and electricity points for each camping site, Kamp Oase provides everything for a memorable time.

The dam offers opportunity for species fishing including carp species and Swart Baar. Secure walking and bicycle routes around the dam are activities that families can enjoy.

Costs quoted below are not valid from 29 September – 1 October 2017

R100 per stand (max 6 person per stand)
R50 per person
R50 per pet (T&C)
R100 for an extra vehicle

Paws in the Park Terms & Conditions

  • Your pet must be on a leash at all times

  • Owners are responsible for the removal and disposal up their pet’s faeces

  • Lake Umuzi does not take responsibility for the pet’s safety