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Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat

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17 Katonkel Av, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
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Keller, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot tell you how beautiful this place really is!!! My husband and my self stayed in one room and we booked another for my Mother and we had such a delightful, charming, wonderful time here. We cannot sing praises enough! The owners are Wonderful! We Love them! The breakfast was just right! Everyone was helpful and open to anything... More 

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Thank Linda O
Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Linda and Cliff, There is nothing more rewarding than positive feedback from a guest. Thank you so much for such a great review. We are glad that all was to your liking and that you held us in such high esteem. It's great to hear that we were able to provide an environment where you could relax and unwind... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here beginning of January for a few nights. Ann & Alex are great & nice people! Very good breakfast, very nice rooms, great swimming pool,....it's a small paradise. We can only recommend people to spend their time at this place if they visit St Lucia.

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Thank Pieter G
Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Pieter G, Thank you very much for your great review. It's always a delight to read our guests' happy comments. It was so nice to have you and your family here and we sure hope to see you again next time you are in our area. Warm regards Ann & Alex More 

Stockholm County, Sweden
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great start of our holiday! Even before we arrived Ann and Alex thought of us and, as they knew the restaurants were busy this time of the year, made a reservation at nice restaurants for our two evenings. The tropical greenery behind the protecting walls was impressive and the unique nice design of the (very clean) suites was... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear FamOlsson, Thank you so much for taking the time to write these kind words. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to be able to welcome you back in the future for breakfast in the garden :) Warm regards Ann & Alex More 

Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

We loved this place. We booked two picturesque rooms and both of them were great. Had a comfortable and quiet sleep. The rooms are surrounded by plants and flowers and if we were lucky we saw a turtle making it's way through the bush. There's a nice pool with a beautiful deck to rest. Ann and Alex couldn't have been... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Gabriela B, Thank you so much for your kind words. We are delighted that you made so many wonderful memories here and we are thrilled to be part of them. Great that you appreciated the style and comfort of the rooms and its location in our tropical garden. Our explorer "Stanley the turtle" is becoming famous, making daily appearances... More 

Hasselt, Belgium
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Behind the wall that surround the complex we did find a fantasic small paradise where the first feeling was as if we entered a botanic garden/forrest. The 4 theme rooms have been designed and decorated to create the real Africa feeling. The fact that the rooms are located 2 x 2 on different locations in the complex creates even a... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear RobfromHasselt, Wow, wow, wow! What a delight to read your wonderful comments. Thank you very much for taking the time to write this very detailed awesome review and posting these nice pictures of our B&B. We know that you have a very busy schedule so we want you to know that we truly appreciate this. We are extremely pleased... More 

Enfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Kwalucia in November and couldn't have found a more welcoming and hospitable place to stay in St Lucia. Alex & Ann ensured our stay was very comfortable and friendly. We loved our room, the breakfasts were delicious and it was perfectly located tucked away and secluded, but at the same time nice and close to the main... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Poundde, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are thrilled that you had a pleasant stay and that you found our breakfast delicious, especially with your pastry background :). You were a pleasure to have as our guests and we do hope that you will return one day. Warm regards Ann & Alex More 

Hasselt, The Netherlands
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

Today we had to leave Kwalucia private safari retreat. After 10 days of safari, we checked in with Ann en Alex in their charming B&B . We needed some rest . As soon Alex opened the door we felt in heaven. The beautful garden , the flowers, the birds....it looks like paradise. Everything is so peaceful and relaxing . It... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Claire and Marc, It was delightful to read your wonderful comments about Kwalucia. We are so pleased that you liked our peaceful and relaxing atmosphere and the fact that you enjoyed our breakfast so much is a huge compliment coming from an expert in the kitchen such as you. It was an absolute pleasure to have you here with... More 

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

We stayed in Kwalucia for 2 nights. The owners Ann & Alex (a Belgian couple) are great and do everything to make you feel comfortable. Lovely (fresh!) breakfast in the morning, a nice chat around the fire in the evening, and they arranged all our tours.. The rooms are spacious and the garden (with 3 turtles) is beautiful. If you... More 

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Thank Maartje W
Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Maartje W, Thank you so much for taking the time to write these kind words. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we will have the pleasure to welcoming you back again in the future. Warm regards Ann & Alex More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

As soon as you pass the entrance door of Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, you imagine yourself in a little peace of paradise. Behind the walls you'll find a wonderfull maintained garden with well hided rooms with their private terrace. The central place holds the breakfast area, nice swimming pool and enough sunbeds around. The room in african style has every... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Droopyke, Your wonderful review brought a big smile on our faces today. We truly appreciate the time you took to review every single aspect of our B&B in detail, right up to the umbrella in the room :). It was a pleasure to have you here with us and to be part of your first trip to South Africa.... More 

Courtenay, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

We spent one night at Kwalucia in November. It is a great little B & B -- just 4 rooms. Very private and quiet, lush tropical landscaping and friendly personalized service. The room is modern, uniquely designed reflecting an African motif. Only 2 blocks from the main street of St. Lucia with plenty of dining options, an easy walk from... More 

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Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Lseitz1, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this very nice review. We really appreciate that. You've captured exactly what our B&B stands for: peace and quiet, privacy and personalized service. Thanks again and we really hope we can enjoy your company again some day! Warm regards, Ann & Alex More 

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