We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 18 Umhlanga Rocks hotels

The Sibaya Lodge

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   1 Sibaya Drive | Umhlanga, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added The Sibaya Lodge to your Saves list
The Sibaya Lodge
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Ranked #15 of 18 Hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
VanessaPerumal Johannesburg
Write a Review

13 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (6)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel/Lode is functional, air conditioned, cable TV and does room service. We stayed there for two nights mid week in May this year. We were attending a family funeral and really just used the lodge to stay overnight. The linen was crisp, rooms clean and staff very friendly. In terms of price I think it compares favourably to lodges... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durban, South Africa
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I stayed over night. The room was very spacious in comparison to other casinos in the area. The TV was not working but we were advised of this at reception. The staff was very friendly. The breakfast included in our night stay was devine! Over all the lodge was very neat and clean, the staff amazing and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Stayed for the weekend in last week of march. Nice and easy comfortable stay. Rooms are hygenic, spacious and clean. The breakfast lounge overlooking the pool ample choices. casino is only 1 min walk. the view from the hill is stunning specially in late evening. gets better after rains ! definitely a good budget stay wiht no frills.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We stayed at the lodge for 10 days and were very disappointed. The pool was out of order for the whole 10 days. The second day we arrived there was no hot water the next day there was no water at all and we could not flush the toilets for the day ( disgusting ) where was the back up... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Centurion, South Africa
Top Contributor
178 reviews 178 reviews
50 hotel reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

The first impression upon arrival was that of a very classy lodge, although our experience during check-in was not a good one. Despite reception being rather quiet, we had to wait for quite a while before being attended to. Our room was not ready when we arrived at 14:30, and was not serviced yet. However that did not dampen our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
34 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

I stayed one night in a standard twin room which had 2 luxury double size beds and a bathroom with large bath and separate shower. The room is big, spacious and had a superb view of the rolling hills. The room had a tea and coffee station, mini fridge and range of bathroom amenities and nice flat screen TV. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

I booked on line as I previously stayed at the hotel and not the lodge. There is a big difference in the rooms. The lodge was disappointing and very basic in comparison to the hotel rooms. The room price is not worth the basic amenities. The TV picture reception is poor. The bathroom is very basic and not what I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
211 reviews 211 reviews
31 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

We went to the Sibaya for the day. Not like other Sun International resorts. The casino is the same but not too much in the way of other facilities. There are no shops or boutiques except for one sweet shop. The buffet restaurant was very good and the staff were excellent. We walked down to the spa and the staff... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Johannesburg, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

We stayed at the Sibaya Lodge as my husband was working and the location was perfect. He left early in the morning and came back after 5pm. I was left on my own for the day - but there was so much to do. The casino is a very short walk away and the complex also has movies, restaurants, fast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Springs, South Africa
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Lovely views. Very close to the airport and Umhlanga. Far enough from the busy city. Clean and spacious rooms. Friendly staff. Breakfast can be better, but breakfast is just breakfast. Nice cosy casino. I will make this a must stop-over everytime I go to Natal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage The Sibaya Lodge, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to The Sibaya Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Sibaya Lodge

Address: 1 Sibaya Drive | Umhlanga, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Sibaya Lodge 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Booking.com, Agoda, Tingo and Odigeo so you can book your The Sibaya Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Sibaya Hotel Umhlanga Rocks

3 photo of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (1)
View from room (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (3)
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Umhlanga Rocks with
any amenities