Lodge was founded by the late Pat Forsyth Thompson and his wife, Joy in 1968.
Having spent many years as a prisoner of war in World War II, Patís indomitable
spirit held fast to the mindset of always finding the good in a difficult situation.
After the war, Pat dedicated his life to serving the Swazi nation which he
deeply loved and respected. In addition to undertaking a number of assignments
for the late, great King Sobhusa II, he was also instumental in the creation of
Malolotja Nature Reserve and the establishment of the Swaziland National Trust.
The creation of
the Boma restaurant is dedicated to this remarkable man and the inspiration he
brought to those fotunate enough to cross his path.