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    Gateway Country Lodge

    3 Woodland Close | Prestondale, Umhlanga Rocks 4021, South Africa
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The stay was good with the warmth hospitality from the staff. We enjoyed good daily breakfast with my wife. The scenario of trees surrounding the lodge was excellent. The usage braai facilities was also ģood.

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    Response from InaReq, Owner at Gateway Country LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for your kind review. We are looking forward to your next stay in Umhlanga Rocks.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    First time we stayed at a guest lodge. Very good experience. Personalised service. Good outdoor facilities eg. Braai area, Lapa, pool. Very friendly owners and staff made our overall experience a good one.

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    Response from InaReq, Owner at Gateway Country LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for your kind review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to your next visit to Umhlanga Rocks.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Lovely guesthouse on outskirts of Durban. Only stayed for one night, but the owners were incredibly and friendly, with lots of good advice. ( yes we took the recommended " meander " route to Howick.) We had booked a standard double, but were offered a...More

    Thank David G
    Response from InaReq, Owner at Gateway Country LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind review. We are looking forward to accommodating you in Umhlanga Rocks soon.

    Reviewed September 13, 2017

    Loved the setting. My room was spacious and very friendly and helpful hostess. She was standing in for the owners who were away at the time. Room looked out into the garden and pool area. And it had a small patio which I loved. Initially...More

    Thank BarbzGriffith
    Response from InaReq, Owner at Gateway Country LodgeResponded September 17, 2017

    We appreciate the feedback and are happy that our locum looked after you so well. Hopefully, we will accommodate you in Umhlanga Rocks again soon.

    Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

    Ina and Magda, many thanks for crisp clean, safe, affordable and luxury accommodation and for accommodating us at a last minute. Attending to all detail, towels, and all the luxuries an upmarket guest house caters for. Without a doubt we will refer family and friends...More

    Thank Retha E
    Response from InaReq, Owner at Gateway Country LodgeResponded September 10, 2017

    Thanks for your kind review. We are looking forward to your next visit to Umhlanga Rocks.

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • $84 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "I would say all the rooms are good, we had the second room from the dining area, very nice."
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    "All rooms are great"
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    "Great family self catering apartment at the back of the BnB"
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    "My 3 stars is only because we had the room next to the breakfast area. Otherwise it would have got 5 stars..."
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