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Top 5 Family Activities to do in & Around umSisi House

South Africa’s Kruger Lowveld region is a veritable treasure trove of different family activities that make for an exciting and unforgettable family holiday. Together with the famous Kruger National P […]

Local Flora and Fauna

Local Flora and Fauna

What you can expect to see in the Kruger National Park.

umSisi House, and the Jock of the Bushveld Conservancy, are situated within 20 minutes drive of Numbi Gate and the south-western section of the […]

Indigenous Forest Project

Indigenous Forest Project

Water is scarce and indigenous trees require very little. When you stay with us we offset your carbon footprint.
Once upon a time, ‘man’ had not interfered with nature’s intended environmental design […]

umSisi – The Lucky Bean Tree

A magical tree, indigenous to the area that has become the trademark symbol for umSisi House.

umSisi House was named after the Lucky Bean Tree whose siSwati name is umSisi. This magical tree is indig […]


We catch the sun, we collect the rain and we recycle everything else. PS. Our kitchen garden is organic! 

At umSisi House ‘going green’ is considered to be extremely important and we have done everyt […]

Masoyi Community

What can you do to give something back?

Responsible Tourism is defined as follows:

generating economic benefits for local people and enhancing the well-being of host communities
improving working co […]

Chicken Run Eco-Gallery

An innovative project that hopes to provide a working gallery space and materials for talented local artists and sculptors.

When we bought umSisi House, we inherited a 200 square-metre chicken house […]

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