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    Makakatana Bay Lodge

    Lot 3 Makakatana | Western Shores Lake St Lucia, iSimangaliso Wetland Park 3935, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “boat trip” (18 reviews)
    “game drives” (23 reviews)
    “st lucia” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Wheelchair access
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    Reviewed November 9, 2015

    While visiting Durban we decided to head to the St Lucia area for a night and to take advantage of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, which we were very interested in experiencing. In short order I found Makakatan Bay Lodge on the internet and had a...More

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    Reviewed October 22, 2015

    Our first stop of 6 in the Zululand/Maputaland region, and the best. We were warmly welcomed by Hugh and his excellent, friendly team. Always smiling and attentive. The accommodation is set in forest, with only 6 suites, which makes it all much more personal. The...More

    Thank suejdavies
    Reviewed October 20, 2015

    Our schedule allowed only one night, which limited our options, but we loved our stay and our night and morning safaris. I gather the night safari is not often requested, but particularly enjoyed seeing a honey badger. In the morning, we did not see the...More

    Thank happy_diner551
    Reviewed October 12, 2015

    My husband and I stayed at Makakatana Bay Lodge in October 2015, we had a wonderful time, the staff are all very friendly and attentive, the rangers make the drives very interesting and enjoyable and are very knowledgeable. We wanted for nothing and the accommodation...More

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    Reviewed August 23, 2015

    Comfortable lodge within the boundaries of the St Lucia National park. Pleasant atmosphere, good cooking and very good guide (birds are his specialty) at the border of lake St Lucia. We loved it and felt at home.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $473 - $754 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • iSimangaliso Wetland Park
    • Also Known As
    • Makakatana Bay Lodge KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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    Traveler (130)
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    Ficklefan
    January 11, 2017|
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    Response from Makakatana L | Property representative |
    Hi Alta, We offer beach safaris which includes snorkelling. We do not to dolphin tours unfortuantely. Kind regards, Leigh-Ann
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    LetitiaDuvenhage
    February 29, 2016|
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    Response from Makakatana L | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we do not have a Spa on our facility their is however one in St.Lucia that we can organise to come to the lodge to do treatments
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    "Wi-fi is available in the reception lounge and eating area but not the rooms which I kind of liked."
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    "Each room is unique"
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    "The new family rooms are Great!, I also loved the Honeymoon room - Chic."
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    "All rooms seem to be of the same high standard"
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