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Whalesong B&B

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119 Kingfisher Street, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful place , very good reception and hospitality would recommend it to anyone. breakfast is really good you. the admin work was done so quickly. this was my 3rd visit and cant sleep anywhere else when I'm in st lucia

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed in a lot of hotels in my life but never before had a welcome briefing like this. "Shut the gate," she said, "because the hippos like to wander in and eat the grass at night." She wasn't joking - that very night I was out in my hire car and met a massive mutha and her calf just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Everything Just adds up here. We booked our stay on very last notice and arrived way before check in Time. No problem at all here. Our room was already prepared, we even got a free upgrade. Our Hostess Toni was very helpfull with all our queries. The room was spacious, clean and gave us a warm welcome feeling. Outsider area... More 

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Mpumalanga, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Cant think of the best words to use other than saying, i dont regret choosing your hotel everything was excellent the staff, food the rooms were so well prepeared. Thanks a million will surely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Highly recommend Whalesong B&B for your stay in St Lucia. Exceptional hospitality and great suggestions for tours and things to do in the area. Beautiful gardens and breakfast was delicious! I would go back anytime!

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Colin R, Owner at Whalesong B&B, responded to this review

Appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such a fabulous review. We would love to have you stay with us again. More 

Kingston on Thames
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Our journey to Whalesong was long and very tiring, Tessa's warm greeting was so welcoming. She immediately made us feel that we could relax and start to brush off the cares of the day. The next morning she gave us (quickly) all the information that we needed to make the very most of our brief stay. She even helped organise... More 

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Colin R, Owner at Whalesong B&B, responded to this review

Your comprehensive feedback has been most welcome. It certainly gives a good account of what may be expected in our fabulous little village More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Whalesong B&B feels like home away from home. Our hostess Tessa made our stay very enjoyable, and she ensures that every visitor's needs are met. The rooms are clean and comfortable, and breakfast was first class!

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Dinton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

As is often the case there are both very good and not so good things about Whalesong. The staff and owners were incredibly helpful and made our stay very enjoyable. Breakfast was well cooked and presented, if a little sparse, and the rather odd coffee machine provided amusement if not actually the best coffee. But Whalesong is a little jaded... More 

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Grand Prairie, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Beautiful lodge. Rooms were more than just comfortable and clean, they were well decorated as well. Collins and College met us on arrival and gave us a quick but detailed "things to do" briefing. Breakfast was superb.

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Appreciate you having taken the time to provide us with your feedback. Delighted you enjoyed your stay. More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and it was fab. Tessie helped us on every topic that we were interested in and we had an incredible couple of days exploring the beautiful vicinity. This is a great place to base yourself for a visit to this area. Beach towels, masks and snorkels were all provided when we were planning a... More 

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Colin R, Owner at Whalesong B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with this magnificent review. Delighted that Tessa was helpful as ever. More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whalesong Bed and Breakfast is situated on the Elephant Coast in the heart of the exquisite iSimangaliso World Heritage Site between Lake St Lucia and the Indian Ocean in South Africa. St Lucia won KwaZulu-Natal’s town of the year in 2010 and 2012. It is unique in that it is the only private village in the world that is surrounded by a world heritage site (natural wilderness). This unique village provides the visitor with flexibility, comfort and freedom to come and go with ease. Come and experience our friendly environment where our intention is to ensure you have pleasant and relaxing experience. We offer five spacious air conditioned bedrooms and the en suite bathrooms are luxurious. Tea and coffee facilities are provided in the rooms.Our delicious full English breakfast may be enjoyed in the dining room or on the sun drenched patio. Relax and enjoy sun downers by the pool or on the peaceful terrace at the end of the day. •Free WI-FI•Free secure off road parking is available. •Large screen satellite TV is provided in the lounge.•In our large tropical garden we have a swimming pool and a lapa with braai (barbeque) facilities. •We are less than 1km from the estuary, iSimangaliso Game Reserve, beach, shops and restaurants. •We strive to be as eco-friendly as possible in line with the local environment. Our aim is to leave you with treasured memories of your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whalesong B&B

Address: 119 Kingfisher Street, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > St Lucia
Price Range: $66 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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