Youth Camp Facility

At Ekukhanyeni, children are provided with the perfect landscape to play, discover, learn & explore.

Nestled at the foot of a mountain, Ekukhanyeni’s Youth Camp Facility is unmatched. With access to ropes courses, a pool, sports fields, archery, and more, there’s no better place for children to learn the value of teamwork, responsibility, and to gain confidence.

photo of a large group of youths together on a hike at Ekukhanyeni

School or youth groups interested in coming to stay at Ekukhanyeni may be self-facilitated, or, be alternatively facilitated by our fully qualified instructors. 

Youth Dormitories

With four dormitories and 100 beds, Ekukhanyeni is the ideal venue for large youth camp groups looking for overnight accommodation. Ekukhanyeni also provides access to a large recreation hall, a picnic area, a sparkling swimming pool, and sports fields. 

Facilitator Guest House 

To support the staff and facilitators running youth group programming, our separated Guest House features ten beautiful double rooms with en-suite bathrooms. Facilitators staying in the guesthouse will have access to their own bathrooms, lounge, and TV area. 

one of the youth camp activities at Ekukhanyenia group of youths listening to a speaker present at Ekukhanyenia group of youths taking cooking lessons from a facilitator at Ekukhanyeni

Camp Activities 

With a variety of customizable activities available, Youth Camp Facilitators can design an activities schedule that meets their goals and needs. 

Activity options include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Obstacle Course & Zip Line

  • Sporting Fields & Competitions

  • Hiking & Mountain Adventure Trails 

  • Swimming & Dam Activities 

  • Camp Fires & Night Sky Excursions

  • Team Building & Leadership Activities 

  • Drumming Sessions 

  • Archery 

  • Gardening & Environmental Programs

Children’s Meals 

Meals catered by Ekukhanyeni are nutritious, delicious, and generously portioned – just what a child needs after a busy day of learning and exploring! A self-catering kitchen is also available should facilitators wish to prepare their own food for campers.

two happy African children together at Ekukhanyeniphoto of a happy looking boy and happy looking girl together at Ekukhanyeni

Safety 

You may rest assured, Ekukhanyeni is located in one of the safest regions in the Nelspruit – Lyndenburg area.  With access to emergency first aid equipment, and hospitals close by, Ekukhayeni is prepared for any safety concerns that may arise during your stay. 

Charitable Service 

When Ekukhanyeni isn’t providing accommodation for retreat groups or youth camps, our venue supports the Children & Youth Programs run by Mamkhulu.org. These programs support the growth and development of struggling and disadvantaged South African children, youth, and their mothers. 

With your support, funds from your stay will directly impact and work to improve the lives of those who come to stay and participate in Mamkhulu.org’s programs. 

a group of happy youths, dancing and having fun together at Ekukhanyeni

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