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LONDON
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything is perfect in this house (quiet, good location, top comfort, clean...), and Dieter is very helpful if you want to book activities or find good pups/restaurants. Like a father for his kids! Really recommended.

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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

This guesthouse is a perfect place to discover sainte Lucia! The rooms are big and quiet and all the house is very welcoming. The owners are really nice people who try their best to provide you with the best advices.

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Kristiansand, Norway
Reviewed July 16, 2016

The rooms dated and need a deal of TLC...They were however quite clean apart from the odd squashed mosquito on the walls. The common lounge/tv room area is ruled by the owner's dogs...The room smells heavily of wet dog and the furniture is full of dog hair. We are dog lovers, but still found this a bit disturbing as we...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Great location and felt like a home away from home. The owner and her family were very welcoming and accommodating making our stay a real pleasure. Rooms are of a good size and layout with access straight onto a small but beautiful garden. Ambient lighting around the garden and trees make for a good place to chill with a beer...

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Reviewed March 28, 2016

I stayed at Maputaland Guest House for 4 nights over Easter weekend and really enjoyed my stay. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful, especially for first time visitors to St. Lucia. Gisele, the owner, went out of her way to ensure that I had the best possible experience and even booked all of my activities for me. The rooms...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed January 12, 2015

The room was great. The house was great. The food (breakfast) was great. I felt very much at home. The accommodation is not on the main street. Its about a 8-10 minute walk into town which is no big deal. I would recommend this accommodation.

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Papendrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed November 23, 2014

We had a great time at Maputaland. We stayed there for 2 nights. The guesthouse is very close to the beach and the main road of St. Lucia. The owners are really friendly and helped us out to make sure we had a great time in St. Lucia! The breakfast was also very good. We definitly recommend this guesthouse and...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed July 19, 2014

Our family of 8 had a very nice experience. Peter and Gisela were marvelous hosts, providing great suggestions on things to do and see. The property, as well as the town of St. Lucia were charming. We would definitely make a return visit.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed June 12, 2014

I stayed here during a busy long weekend in August 2013. I had booked online, but when I arrived there had been a double booking of sorts. St Lucia was very busy that weekend but the hosts found me a place to stay at another guest house for the friday and welcomed me back for the saturday night which was...

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Harare Province, Zimbabwe
Reviewed January 5, 2014

A fantastic place to stay. A great family atmosphere. The hosts, Peter and Gisela were inviting and helpful at providing useful information about the area. They were particularly welcoming to our three children aged 8, 11 & 14 and made them feel at ease. The breakfasts, both cold and cooked were excellent, as was the never ending coffee supply. Relaxing...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maputaland Guest House is the longest trading Guesthouse in St. Lucia and recently renovated. With luxury, air-conditioned en-suite rooms, decorated with a true African atmosphere and rich in ethnic style. All rooms have direct access to the swimming pool which is set in our tropical and tranquil garden, perfect to relax and unwind. Come and enjoy the warm hospitality of your German and English speaking hosts, Gisela & Peter Orban. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maputaland Guest House

Address: 1 Kabeljou Street, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > St Lucia
Price Range: $78 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Maputaland Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are equally great, book early as this is a very popular guest house within St. Lucia.”
 of 5 bubbles I4395ABstevenm, Mar 28, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms closer to the house have a better wifi signal.”
 of 5 bubbles punchmyclown, Jan 12, 2015 | Read review
“The rooms outside over looking the pool were lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles planetmooney, Mar 16, 2013 | Read review
“All rooms face the swimming pool,and are adjoined.It is hot in the summer therefore need to make sure the airconditioning is working.”
 of 5 bubbles m02wadd, Mar 15, 2013 | Read review
“I didn't personally see the inside of other rooms. We stayed in the Buffalo Room, which was very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles ErnieW968, Jun 18, 2012 | Read review
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