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Umlilo Lodge is located in St Lucia and surrounded by the Big 4 (no Lions) iSimangaliso Wetland Park; South Africa's first National World Heritage Site. Lake St Lucia is a large estuarine lake abundant with hippos, crocodiles, fish and hundreds of bird species. The area comprises rivers, lakes, marshes, mangrove swamps and huge sand dunes, protection the town from the Indian Ocean, beautiful unspoiled beaches with Whale Watching and Sea Turtle Tours in Season. Our rustic but luxurious Lodge offer 12 comfortable en suite guests bedrooms, All rooms have air - conditioning, 10 TV channels, mosquito nets, hair dryer, safety deposit boxes, refrigerator, complimentary tea & coffee facility etc. Guests can choose to laze on the wooden deck by the pool, make use of full internet in our info area as well as WiFi for guests who would like to bring their own WiFi devise. Relax in our bar lounge with honesty bar full Digital Satellite Television (DSTV)
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
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9 Dolphin Avenue PO Box 267, St Lucia 3936 South Africa
Getting there
Richards Bay Airport32 mi
Zulu Inyala Airport37 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great B&B, located very near the ilSimangaliso Wetland Parks and an easy drive to the Hluhluwe- Imfolozi Game Reserve. Breakfast is excellent and the rooms comfortable and clean.Also within walking distance (lookout for the Hippos!) of some good restaurants & bars.

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank philipj428
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant location and very helpful staff. Rooms spacious and good shower. Breakfast was plentiful with fruit juices, fruits, yoghurts etc. as well as eggs cooked as you wished. The Lodge was just off the main street and restaurants, wine stores, food store were only...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Roving61789845653
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Very close to shops and restaurant but unfortunately not very well maintained. It would be very nice but urgently needs a little makeover.Also ist proximity to the gas station with loud music at night and the streets with all the traffic sounds doesn't make it...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Expedition23307
Reviewed October 18, 2018

I have stayed in St. Lucia many times, but this accommodation perfect match the pictures on the site. The rooms are very tidy and comfortable. The breakfast are delicious and picked for every taste. The quality meets the price and is really a great place...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank 340leonie
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We loved every minute at Umlilo Lodge. The room was spacious and clean with everything we needed provided. Surrounded by trees, birds and flowing water was a treat, and within walking distance of the hustle and bustle of town. Our host, Lawrence, was great. Thank...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank LesleyB1856
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"Room 8 has a lovely large double bed."
May 29, 2018
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"Room 9 was spacious and comfortable"
May 4, 2018
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"I believe the upper rooms have a little more light coming in, but actually I am sure they are all lovely."
Mar 8, 2018
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"All rooms look good. Top floor might be slightly nicer."
May 29, 2017
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$112 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalSt Lucia
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