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Shayamanzi Houseboat

Shayamanzi I:

  • A 25 meter by 8 meter, double pontoon houseboat
  • 6 En-suite cabins
  • 4 Crew
  • 2 Tender boats
  • 8 Seater Jacuzzi

Shayamanzi II:

  • Is a 30 meter by 8.6 meter, double pontoon houseboat
  • 3 Levels
  • 10 Air-conditioned, en-suite cabins
  • 6 Crew
  • 3 Tender boats
  • 12 Seater Jacuzzi

Cruising in style at up to 9 knots, Shayamanzi passengers enjoy fully serviced boats with a world-class crew who will ensure you delicious meals, a safe cruise, great fishing, game viewing and bird watching of more than 350 species.

Cabin features:
Cabins are oak panelled and have en-suite bathrooms with a shower, basin and toilet. They also contain curtains, mosquito nets, plug points and fans. The houseboat can accommodate an extra four people on sleeper couches with a shared bathroom. For larger groups it is recommended that you hire out both of the boat as they can accommodate a maximum of 36 guests.

Both of the house boats have tender boats which are managed by the staff and can be used by the guests to explore the surroundings and to take part in activities such as:

  • Tiger Fishing
  • Game Viewing
  • Birding

The boats can also take you back to land for activities like game drives, elephant monitoring, rhino walks and half day cultural outings into rural Zululand.


Rates are reduced when booking groups of 10 or more

Rates per person sharing per night

Cruising Season
May - August

Tiger Fishing Season
September - April

R 2 650.00

R 2 950.00

Fully serviced acommodation
Use of skippered tender boats
Fuel and diesel
Meals (Breakfast, lunch, teas, snacks and dinner)
Rod and tackle use
Transfers from Jozini Tiger Lodge

Optional staff gratuity
Lunch on day of arrival

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Shayamanzi Houseboat

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