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York Lodge

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1 York Avenue | Highlands, Harare, Zimbabwe
York Lodge
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Ranked #1 of 40 Specialty Lodging in Harare
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Mikkel K Copenhagen, Denmark
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at the York Lodge 4 times the last year and would not hesitate a second to come back. It is a small and cozy place with a wonderful garden and a relaxing ambience which is needed after a hectic day. The staff and management are extremely service minded, rooms are nice and some very nice food is... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the best guest lodge in Harare and by far and excels against the commercial hotels.Peaceful quite comforatble good food and great hosts.Ideal spot for private business meetings. Home from home

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I visit Harare on a regular basis and have stayed at other B&Bs and hotels but this is by far the best. It is in an old house which must be close to 100 years old, well run by the family (who live next door and not on the property) The rooms are great, a superb breakfast and best of... More 

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Mozambique
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Lovely garden, beautiful bedroom, cozy living room, fantastic dining area which opens out into the garden. All very picturesque, nothing out of place! Excellent breakfast with lots of fruits (blueberries, yum!), sumptuous dinner. And best of all the wonderful, very attentive and friendly owners and staff. I totally enjoyed my one week stay in this piece of paradise on earth.... More 

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Longview, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I stay here for about 8 days while working in Harare. The property is wonderful. The service is even better. I highly recommend this property to you. The breakfasts are excellent, as is the dinner. You can even grab an adult beverage from their honor bar.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

have always stayed in meikles when in Harare. Meikles is tired, although I've heard that meikles has started renovating some of its rooms. York lodge is much better option in a residential neighbourhood just near the city center. Friendly staff, who responded promptly on email. Will stay there again next time I visit.

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Hallevik, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Such a fantastic place to stay. Lovely rooms. Great garden. Lovely staff. I am gluten intolerant and they had bought bread and grains for. Can it be better? They do have a gym, a very small one and not the most modern, but it worked perfectly. Biking and rowing with a lovely view over the pool and garden. I will... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Very large, comfortable, clean rooms. Super friendly, helpful staff. Green, lush surroundings. All makes for the perfect place to stay in Harare. I have stayed at York Lodge a number of times and will always return, no question.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Five of us enjoyed a memorable stay at York Lodge in October. Lovely spacious rooms combining comfort, taste and convenience. Friendly enthusiastic management plus wonderful staff for whom nothing is too much trouble make this a home away from home. Food is great - served inside or on the patio. Don't miss Martha's cookies! All this set in beautiful lush... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Just wanted to say a big thank you to the staff at York Lodge for a fantastic stay recently. I was made to feel at home right away - making the room available early on in the day, and the coffee & biscuits were definitely welcome after a long journey! The lodge is beautiful, the rooms are large and incredibly... More 

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