Welcome to Shayamoya



A truly unique lodge in Northern KwaZulu Natal where the view from the spectacular setting is particularly breathtaking as you gaze out onto Lake Jozini, the Lebombo Mountains and the Pongola Game Reserves.

Privately managed by the Blevin family who have lived in the area for many years, Shayamoya exudes a warm and friendly atmosphere.

Stay connected in the bush, we have free Wifi!


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Fabulous February Freebie 2017

With any 2 night stay, you get the 3rd night FREE

Valid for the month of February only.



  • R800 p/p/p/n sharing, includes Bed and Breakfast
  • Dinner: there is the choice between the highly recommended Chef’s Choice 3 course meal
    @ R250 or our delicious a’la carte menu.
  • Valentine’s weekend is the Chef’s Choice dinner menu.

Relaxing pampering – In the natural sparlour

  • Full body Massage @ R320
  • Back and Neck Massage @ R190
  • Book your appointments on confirmation.

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All-inclusive Safari Package

From R750 per adult per night sharing, R400 per child
Bed and Breakfast included

Other Meals (not included)

  • Ala carte menu
  • buffets
  • sumptuous braais

Activities (not included)

  • Tiger Fishing
  • Boat Cruises
  • Game Drives

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Joint Couples Retreat

Valid until end of 2017

  • R4800 per couple
  • Bring your friends and enjoy a relaxing weekend with great hospitality.


  • 2 Night stay in luxury chalets, teas and coffees, TV, free WIFI
  • Tiger Fishing, a full morning for 2 anglers, skipper/guide and rod hire included Boat Cruise or Game Drive, on Saturday afternoon for both couples
  • Meals, Full English Breakfast and the Chef’s Choice 3 course dinner and braai

Not Included…

  • Relaxing pampering, while the gents are out tiger fishing, ladies can treat themselves to massages, foot rituals or nail therapy. (Charged extra according to your treatment)
  • Drinks


  • Minimum 2 couples to qualify for this package

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Safari Package 2017

R5100 p/couple sharing
Enjoy a 2 night bush break on Safari with Shayamoya Tiger Fishing and Game Lodge


Accommodation in a private chalet with en-suite bathroom, outdoor enclosed shower, and private viewing deck; All meals (full English breakfast, light lunch, chef’s choice 3 course dinner which is alternated with a braai),
And either a game drive or a boat cruise where you can expect to see members of the Big 5.

During your spare time, relax at the pool, book a relaxing massage in the sanctuary or nail therapy, or explore the area which has much to offer.

Too much to see and do or just needing to stretch the rest? Extend your stay! Should you wish to stay another night, R2300 / couple.

Children R1490 each for the 2 night package.

Additional night @ R670 / child.


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Tented Bush Camp

A self-catering, private bush camp on the Shayamoya Reserve with a stunning setting under the big Tamboti and Marula trees.

Hi to all recent guests! We would love to put your photos on our gallery.

Send us your pictures : shayalodge@saol.com.

Please include the following details for fishing pictures: size of fish, angler and date of catch.

Many thanks!



Interactive Shayamoya

To experience a 360 view of the following areas, just click on the image.

Experience a 360 virtual tour of a chalet bathroom and outdoor shower.
Experience a 360 virtual tour of an interior view of a chalet.
Experience a 360 virtual tour of boat cruise on Lake Jozini.
boat cruise 1
Experience a 360 virtual tour of boat cruise on Lake Jozini.
boat cruise 2
Experience a 360 virtual tour of the bridge on Lake Jozini.
Experience a 360 virtual tour of the lodge's casual area.
casual area
Experience a 360 virtual tour of the deck at the lodge. Wonderful views!
the deck