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Umzimkulu River Lodge

3.0 of 5 Coleford Road, Underberg 3257, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent two nights at this lovely family run lodge. Our chalet was spotlessly clean, well appointed, and the white linen was crisp and fresh. Everything we needed was there, and the Steve goes out of his way to help. We chose to have breakfast at the restaurant, which was absolutely delicious, and firewood and charcoal was available for our... More 

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Pinetown, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family had a great time staying at Umzimkulu River Lodge. Will definitely be back again! So peaceful and so much to do there...the fishing, the tubing, the gorge and excellent service make you want to go back there again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice place to visit. I loved the house, which was big and spacious, and well equipped. The house was private, but close enough to the reception area if anything was needed. The service was excellent and the staff friendly, including being accommodating at all times. A definite must to return to.

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Ballito, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay and hoping we will make it back one day. The food was amazing and so was the staff. Great place to relax and the river is beautiful. My only regret is that we didnt stay longer

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Beautiful spot by the river. Good accommodation, beds particularly comfortable. This is a good spot to explore the nearby lower Drakensberg, especially the Sani Pass. This is self catering, but the guys here do amazing food, so you may not want to cook. All very reasonably priced!

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My husband and I made a quick decision to stay overnight in Underberg as we would not make it to our final destination, we chose this place online. We arrived there on a rainy night and had to search for a while for someone to help, finally someone who was watching tv pops up to hand us our keys, The... More 

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Durban
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Even though we had our little baby boy with us we still managed to have an awesome couples chill time next to the river with amazing service and great facilities. The rad walk down to Thrombosis Gorge is worth it. Tubing is a must if the river allows for it.

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Awesome place to stay. beautiful, peaceful with lots to do for kids and adults. staff and management were unbelievably accommodating, nothing was ever too much trouble. thank you for a relaxing and fun holiday.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The Lodge is situated along the Umzimkulu River and our chalet had all amentities and a fantastic view. There is plenty to do, as well as the surrounding areas. If you are a hiker better still. Don't forget to take your passport, as a visit to the Sani Pass is surely a must when one is so close to Lesotho.

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Kilmaine, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Had a wonderful relaxing time at Umzimkulu. Plenty for toddlers to do. House very comfortable. Arrived v late but was taken care of immediately by Steve and all family sorted within minutes. Stay there!

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Address: Coleford Road, Underberg 3257, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Underberg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Umzimkulu River Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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