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Emily Moon River Lodge

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Bellville, South Africa
Reviewed July 8, 2015

Just off the N2 after the turn off to Plettenbergbay Bay (the turn-off past the circle if you are coming from Knysna) you will clearly see the Emily Moon signage. This Lodge with it's own Restuarant and Pizza has a beautiful view of the river and mountain and service is really good. While we were very well advised to visit...

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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed July 8, 2015

I recently spent a night at this riverside lodge and was impressed with the spaciousness and comfort of the rooms, with super views over the river where you can go kayaking, a complimentary activity. The lodge has an African feel to it with very interesting artefacts everywhere. The bedroom had a balcony and open fireplace with wood provided.. The large...

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new york city
Reviewed June 27, 2015

We booked two nights here and could have stayed longer. The rooms are spacious, super clean, incredible views and lovely bathtub (plus shower). We had dinner here both nights and the staff, food, service and ambiance were top notch. The owners are incredibly helpful with information both on what to do and the history of the area. We did not...

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johnnesburg
Reviewed June 23, 2015

I was looking for the perfect place to have a winter retreat with my fiance, i had no idea what to expect. we arrived late on the Friday evening, but when we woke up the next morning and opened our curtains, it was like we woke up in paradise. the most perfect vibe and setting, amazing food, friendly staff and...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed June 20, 2015

The winter proved to be a good choice for our two night stay.From arrival til departure I was intreagued by fascinating artefacts so artfully incorporated into both garden & interiors.After settling in we took a stroll to take a canoe up the river. Assistance is available if you don't want wet feet-just ask at reception. Next day after a substantial...

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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed June 19, 2015

WOW! I had heard wonderful things about Emily Moon, but nothing prepared me for my room with the most wonderful view. As the sun went down, wine glass in hand.... I relaxed and looked out, hearing two Fish Eagles crying out in the distance. This was the life... I had arrived! My room was warm and toasty with everything I...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed June 14, 2015

We spent a weekend at Emily Moon. It was amazing, not to be missed. The accomodation was beautiful and the view incredible. We had dinner at their restaurant and we can highly recommend it. There is also a pizza restaurant but the weekend was to short to have a meal there as well. The staff were well trained an excellent....

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Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed June 6, 2015

This was not the first time that I have stayed at Emily Moon and will certainly not be the last. This little gem of a lodge is a home away from home for us and I cannot wait to go back each time that I leave! This past stay, we stayed three nights, which was far too short of a...

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Cape Town
Reviewed June 4, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful stay at Emily Moon while visiting Plettenberg Bay for a wedding. The owner and staff has been very helpful and attentive. Perfect place to enjoy nature and have a relaxed get away!

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Cape Town
Reviewed June 1, 2015

My partner and I spent 4 days here and couldn't fault the accommodation if we tried. Rooms are spacious, clean and finishes are exquisite and interesting. We stayed in room 8, and were greeted with underfloor heating, warm towel rails and the most sublime view of the river. PERFECT for cozy winter days. I'd certainly recommend that guests choose this...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Where luxury and peace are to be found in a sweeping river valley. Where the views encompass a wetland, winding river and distant mountains and where the call of the Fish Eagle will forever remind you of the vast skies of Africa. Embracing the southern bank of the Bitou River in Plettenberg Bay, Emily Moon River Lodge is a small, exclusive lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emily Moon River Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 1936 | Rietvlei Road, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: $144 - $473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Emily Moon River Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All the rooms were good. If they didn't have a direct view from the room, there was a private raised lookout just nearby.”
 of 5 bubbles aboonm, 6 days ago | Read review
“In our opinion, ask for the rooms farthest from the lodge. Exceptional Southeast, unobstructed views.”
 of 5 bubbles Thesweater, 1 week ago | Read review
“Higher rooms if you don't want lots of steps”
 of 5 bubbles giovannaingram, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Sorry I m unable to answer as I haven't stayed in the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 171discerningdiner1, Feb 12, 2017 | Read review
“Room 7 is a comfortable two level family room with decks”
 of 5 bubbles JonB_SA, Jan 16, 2017 | Read review
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