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Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa

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i, Port St Johns, South Africa
Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa

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  • Location
    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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Underberg, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We chose this destination having been told that the food facilities and service was excellent.Although we didn't take advantage of most of the facilities there were plenty available. My wife is recovering from a back operation and we were looking for a relaxing few days. On arrival I had to ask for someone to book us in although there were... More 

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Ballito, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 5 days at Umngazi for our Honeymoon. From the time we entered Umngazi the staff was so friendly, professional and always willing to help. The place is amazing and beautiful. The food wow, was divine. We really had an amazing time. We were so relaxed after the hoilday, will definitely be back. Thank you guys for giving us... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were the very lucky winners of a 3 night stay at Umngazi River Bungalows at the recent Getaway show. I have always wanted to visit this lodge and so needless to say a dream come true! From start to finish we had the most incredible time. The staff, the food, the scenery, the rooms the list goes on and... More 

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Cape Town
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Generally a great place to relax and unwind..which you especially need after traveling there by road!! Beautifully situated! The food is plentiful but lacking the refinement we experienced from our previous visit 2 years ago. Staff helpful and friendly. Being winter we found the bungalow a bit cold- no heaters or electric blankets. Will definitely return for a third visit... More 

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

Simple yet effective! Fantastic place, great value for money, wonderful setting and certainly a holiday worth experiencing. Difficult to get to, but worth the trip. Must be there for at least 4 days. .

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Nottingham Road, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staff and management as friendly as ever and the special attention was amazing!! Setting and facilities are fantastic. The spa remains on of the best spa vistas probably in the world. Great way to finish a 5 day beach ride.

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great week away with the family. Loved the location, the beach, the food and the bar. Sunset cruise was great, and long walks on the pristine beach was excellent. Loved the SPA, had the biggest bubble bath ever. The food was great, the desserts were epic. That cheesecake was incredible.

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

The ambience, setting & attention to detail is amazing The Seafood Buffet, very generous & excellent. The end to the evening with the African singing was so special. Staff very obliging , at check-out the was chaos with settling the account on Sunday morning, as the staff at reception seems to battle with deposits etc etc( they could have done... More 

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Hilton, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had an absolutely wonderful stay this winter and will most certainly go back again for our third year in a row next year. My only complaint is that there are not enough Spa baths available so we were unable to book one during our stay unless we made a booking several weeks in advance.

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Intrusive music , at inappropriate times , Sunday lunch - want the peacefulness of the surroundings - cocktail hour at bar , do not want to have to try talking over the music Waiters forget order given at breakfast , have to re-order

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