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Umzimkulu River Lodge

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Coleford Road | Kwa Zulu Natal, Underberg 3257, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The service was warm and friendly from all staff. The service was exceptionally personalized and staff went out of their way to make us feel at home and welcome. It is a beautiful peaceful setting and the amenities are very suitable for families with children. The cottage was value for money. The beds were exceptionally comfortable. Definitely a place I... More 

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Centurion, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a gem we discovered in Underburg. I will definitely tell everybody about the place. We felt very welcomed by Eurika, the manager, and she made the stay that more pleasant! Dinner and breakfast was an awesome surprise! Thank you for having a place like this we can go to.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A day outing in the Underberg area brought us to the Lodge for lunch. What a location overlooking the Umzimkulu River. It was so peaceful and tranquil. Sitting watching a number of trout fisherman catching and releasing the trout was priceless. Lunch was also an experience with great service from staff and owners. To end the day a lovely walk... More 

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect getaway, felt like home away from home. Enjoyed it so much we stayed an extra two days. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff and the food was top class. Have told many about it, be back!

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A piece of heaven and POOCH friendly.The owner Stephen and Lynne great hosts as well as the staff.For us being retired, we can go to places out of season and during the week.We have booked again to go in August for a longer stay.our pooch ran free and met the owners dogs Had a ball.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

A fantastic location, spectacular surrounds and must be seen and experienced to be appreciated. Truly, a piece of paradise. Run by real people intent on satisfying customers. Comfortable, clean, warm.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Umzimkulu River Lodge is a fantastic getaway! Booking and correspondence was quick and easy and when we arrived the owners and staff were friendly and helpful. The cottages are very clean (and cleaned well every day) and comfortable. However, we stayed in Pied A, which is semi-detached, meaning that things were a bit creaky and you can hear your neighbours... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The accommodation was clean, comfortable and spacious. The dinner was well prepared and served and the choice perfectly adequate for a country home. Unfortunately we only spent one night but took a walk down the river but would have liked to have spent longer exploring the area.

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

We loved everything about the place, and the staff was just awesome! there are many activities available at the lodge, its a pity we couldn't do everything but we most certainly enjoyed the walk!!!!!!

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We have enjoyed all of our stay at Umzimkulu River Lodge. Their hospitality was amazing, the accomodation was very nice and clean, the location at the river is paradise. There is so much to do in the area, a hike in Drakensberg is a must! Don't hesitate and book!

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