From being greeted by warthogs as you arrive at the reception area to
having zebras and giraffes visit you in the early morning, Tala
Collection Game Reserve offers a memorable stay for all types of
One of the most appealing aspects of this KwaZulu-Natal game reserve
is its ease of accessibility, coming to or from Durban – although, once
here, you’ll feel like you’re a million miles away from everything.
Low-key and off the well-beaten track, Tala spans some 3,000
hectares, encompassing a mix of acacia thornveld, open grassland and a
sensitive wetland, which attracts more than 380 bird species, and plenty
of big game, including kudu, hippo, buffalo, giraffe, wildebeest and
eland. Being Malaria-free, with no large predators makes Tala a
top-notch choice for families, and holidaymakers seeking a no-frills
authentic bush break with the freedom to explore on your terms.