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    Mseni Beach Lodge

    Sodwana Bay National Park | Kwa-Zulu Natal, Sodwana 3974, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 134 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Wonderful accomodation and great whalewatching. Good price for good value. Nice food. Great area. Really really enjoyed the time, would highly recommend it. Would love to come again as well. Top experience.More

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    Thank Tilmann F
    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded yesterday

    Dear Tilmann F, Thank you very much for reviewing your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our restaurant and its great views over the ocean. We certainly look forward to having you stay with us again and hope that you...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Great location a short walk across breathtaking sand dunes to the main Sodwana Bay beach. Friendly, helpful and informative staff. The accommodation is rustic and comfortable offering excellent value. One afternoon we sat in the restaurant and watched like 50 whales. Good selection of food....More

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    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded yesterday

    Dear Mats88, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Mseni Beach Lodge and we appreciate your feedback. It sounds like you had a fabulous time and it is great that we could help to make your holiday a wonderful one to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My friend and I stayed at Mseni Lodge for 5 days to do some diving at Sodwana. We stayed in 2 seperate self-catering chalets. The chalets are very basic at the moment, but they are busy renovating the chalets - 2 at a time. Apart...More

    Thank Summer444
    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Summer444, Thank you very much for taking the time to review Mseni Beach Lodge and thank you for being so understanding of our renovations. We are most certainly looking at putting in walkways to make the access to the Forestview Cottages and Seaview House...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Setting, service, facilities and price all balanced perfectly. This is a fantastic place for kids and parents alike. They are in the process of renovating the chalets but even though we stayed in one that had not yet been done we happy. This is not...More

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    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Chris M, Thank you very much for reviewing your stay at Mseni Beach Lodge. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that your experience of Sodwana Bay was a lovely one. This certainly is a most beautiful and special stretch...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a quiet lodge that is close to the beach. It is teeming with potential and caters for singles, couples as well as families. The access to the cabins is a little uncomfortable across the sand, however I do know they are working on...More

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    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Tanika, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Mseni Beach Lodge. The lodge is currently busy with improvements to our accommodation and we look forward to being able to offer fabulous accommodation in the very near future. Our 10 Bed...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$77 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Sodwana
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    Julia C
    20 January 2015|
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    Response from MseniBeachLodge | Property representative |
    Hi, All the cabins have a small deck. In the 2 sleepers enough for two chairs, Please be aware that only the 8 sleeper has a sea view. The other cabins are tucked away in dune forest.'Thanks for your interest.
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    "Request self catering if you prefer to prepare your own meals."
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    "Try to get a chalet close to the car park; restaurant and pool."
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    "They are all very similar however the sea view house that caters for 10 people has amazing views and has..."
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    "Air cons would make a difference for summer."
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