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Flamingo Lodge is a 4 Star establishment situated in the heart of Umhlanga Rocks and is closest of all the Guest Lodges (200 Meters) to the main "Blue Flag" bathing beach and the Beach Front Promenade. The Promenade is ideal for those people who like to walk or jog and is about 4 kilometers long, with spectacular scenery, open air restaurants and the occasional sighting of dolphins or whales. Umhlanga Rocks is situated some 10 minutes from the new King Shaka International Airport, and just 12 kilometers north of downtown Durban. Very close to the famous Gateway Shopping Centre and surrounded by world class Golf Clubs. Park your vehicle in our safe car park and you are within a 2 minute walk to the beaches and to the various first class restaurants and shopping facilities that the Village has to offer. Each of the eight tastefully decorated bedrooms all has their own en suite bathrooms/showers, as well as their own private patios. All rooms are equipped with Satellite Television, Safes, Tea/Coffee making facilities and individually controlled Air-Cons. and Fans. One of the rooms is a self catering apartment consisting of a double room with ensuite bathroom (with a bath and a separate shower) a separate television lounge which has a sleeper couch, kitchenette and dining area. The whole Lodge is an "Internet Hot Spot" so people with their own wireless computers enjoy free internet facilities. The Lodge provides for its guests an Honesty Bar as well as an Internet Cafe, where guests can down load their digital pictures on to Disc. A Full English Breakfast is served outside on our balcony, with great views of the sea. We have an arrangement where a few Village restaurants offer a discount to our guests. We have several world class golf resorts within a 10 kilometer drive. Dolphin viewing, Deep-Sea Diving and Fishing Safaris all start from "Grannies Pool" which is just in front of us on the beach. The Moses Mobhida Football stadium is just 10 kms down the road The Drakensberg Mountains with its many resorts are about a 2 hour drive from Durban as are the many Game Parks that surround the St Lucia Wetlands. We can organize all your tourist requirements or business needs through our Reception where the staff will do what they can to make your stay a memorable one.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Accessible rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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I love Flamingo Lodge.... It's a place that makes me feel special... Eiry made me feel like a VIP all the time.... My room was magnificent... Clean, tidy with crisp white linen... Its is within walking distance from all the shops and restaurants... The best breakfast ever....
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Response from Flamingolodge, Manager at Flamingo Lodge
Responded Nov 14, 2018
We are so happy that our guests have enjoyed themselves at Flamingo Lodge, because this is what we aim to do. We like to please all our visitors. Thank you for your great review and I am so glad that you had a good stay at Flamingo Lodge. It was lovely meeting you. Kind regards Eiry Myklebust - Locum Manager For : Geoff Myers (Owner) Flamingo Lodge
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This was our second stay at Flamingo Lodge after 10 days with Zulufadder and we loved it. Geoff and Di are always there to give you the best service and all kind og help. The rooms are large and always clean. Breakfast are served at the front balcony and you can order almost
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Response from Flamingolodge, Owner at Flamingo Lodge
Responded Jun 13, 2018
Its always our pleasure to host you at Flamingo Lodge and hope to see you in the near future. Thank you for your positive comments which we will pass onto our Staff.
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Very well run and appointed guesthouse close to main area of restaurants and shopping but away from traffic ... security is excellent the hosts are very helpful indeed . Breakfast is excellent and nice to simon balcony and have it there.. good assortment of foods and wow great
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Response from Flamingolodge, Owner at Flamingo Lodge
Responded Jun 8, 2018
Thank you for your positive comments which we appreciate very much. We will pass your comments onto our Staff who help to make Flamingo Lodge a comfortable venue..
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Lovely hosts who recommended excellent and reasonably priced restaurants and could not have been more helpful. Very good golf courses nearby, Easy from Durban airport and owners will send details. Lovely beach to walk or swim, if swell is high there is safe designated area.
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Response from Flamingolodge, Owner at Flamingo Lodge
Responded Feb 18, 2018
It was great having you stay at the Lodge and hope to host you again.
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Beautiful guesthouse in the hub of umhlanga rocks.. If you want to be close to all the action you need to book your stay here.. 500m from closest shops and beach.. Neat unit with crisp white linen.. Excellent breakfast and super pleasant staff.
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Response from Flamingolodge, Owner at Flamingo Lodge
Responded Feb 18, 2018
Your review is much appreciated - thank you and we look forward to your next visit to Flamingo Lodge.
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"I took ground floor room as i have heavy bags to load into my motorbike"
"We stayed in their self service suite which had its own entrance in the front of the lodge and was very quiet."
"There are rooms that need you to walk up some stairs to the main part of the house where you will also have breakfast. If you don't fancy carrying your bags upstairs as for a ground unit."
"I would select a first floor room, as has been mentioned the lower room is next door to the stairs.and parking area"
"If you don't mind noise and a slightly dated bathroom, this is fine."
PRICE RANGE
$85 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalUmhlanga Rocks
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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