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Sha-Mani Lodge

30 Doncaster Street | Newmarket, Alberton 1449, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hobart, IN
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I really enjoyed and appreciated the great, caring service we received during our stay here. The staff and management are so sincerely friendly that we felt very much at home. The bed was comfortable, the rooms were clean and tidy, and the amenities were more than adequate. The breakfast each day was English-style and fueled us for the day. One... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Acceptable if attending a wedding there. Tasteful decor. Pleasant. Good service. Certainly not as a HOLIDAY destination per se, although I don't think they've ever purported to be such. We've attended 2 weddings and a birthday, and were never upset by the accommodation.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Shamani country lodge offers spacious rooms. There is no air condition, but the rooms are generally cool. There is a huge car parking space. There is a sizeable dining area, which is in cubicles. The lodge offers reasonable breakfast choices. The lodge is about an hour or more drive from the JHB international airport, but offers good value for the... More 

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Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My Husband and I have just spent 4 nights at Sha-mani lodge, we found the room, bedding and towels clean, but unfortunately this was the only positive we can give. Not one time was there hot water, there was no handle on the bathroom door (which was not even painted). No remote was available for the TV, milk for tea... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at the lodge end of April 2014. The room was large, bedding and towels clean and enough blankets. Unfortunately the cupboard is in the bathroom. No hooks to hang gown or clothes in bathroom. Only one small rail. The other one was broken and not replaced. Door to bathroom door couldn't open all the way-basin... More 

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