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Umlilo Lodge B&B

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Nothing more to stay- it was one of the best stays on our 3 week trip threw Afrika We loved the Environment great breakfast friendly staff good bookings of the sunsetcruise next time we stay longer....

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Golden, Colorado
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Everyone was so friendly and helpful, happy to provide suggestions or book trips for you. Loved the layout, it was awesome and unique, it was also most like being in a tree house type scenario. Close to down town, you don't have to drive if you don't want to. They provided a fantastic full breakfast every day.

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1Thank jamesampkathyf
Vadstena, Sweden
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Visited with my family for one night. Arrived early and our rooms were not ready, but they locked up our luggage and gave us a map with some suggestions on what to do and see in st lucia. Helped us with reservation for a hippo and crocdile cruise. Nice clean rooms, quiet surroundings and centrally located. Good value for money.

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1Thank MHede1979
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

On arrival we were greeted and welcomed by a friendly owner . He was very informative booked all excursions requested! Rooms rustic, but comfortable , air-conditioner very effective and we had a good rest . Honesty bar , comfortable smoking and non smoking lounges within walking distance to the shops . Nice place to stay with a well rounded breakfast,...

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We enjoyed our stay there but had problems with the airconditioner. The owner tried to fix it but it was still not functional. The rest of the service and facilities were great!!! Our room was fully functional and dry clean

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Mauritius
Reviewed 10 November 2016

we had a one night stay here as part of our overnight safari. This place is a hidden gem, the atmosphere is magical, the staff super friendly and the rooms-well they are cavernous and the beds are great. St. Lucia being a quaint little town, everything is in walking distance. We were just wishing that we could have stayed longer.If...

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2Thank tricunfos
Clarens, South Africa
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very nice lodge with a beautiful tropical garden. Well situated in the center but nevertheless very quiet. At night you have a romantic sound of the frogs. Comfortable rooms. Very good breakfast. Friendly and helpful staff.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at Umlilo Lodge - the staff are very friendly and helpful. They were able to organize plenty of activities for us within the area which we thoroughly enjoyed. The room was very spacious and there were plenty of places to relax within the lodge.

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Birmingham
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Easy to find - just off the main road in St Lucia. A very warm welcome by Lorens who is a great host. He showed us where to go and explained the breakfast times and the honesty bar. The room was adequate - quite large - a little dark - nice bathrooms - good bath and shower - to -...

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Pinckneyville, Illinois
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We were lucky enough to spend four nights here on a month-long tour of South Africa. St. Lucia is beautiful and if we are able to return this is where we'll base out of. Family-owned and operated, Laurens and Charles (father and son) are great hosts and breakfast chefs. Rooms are comfortable, hot water hit and miss (as with lots...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Umlilo Lodge B&B

Address: 9 Dolphin Avenue | PO Box 267, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > St Lucia
Price Range: $128 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Umlilo Lodge B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We would not go back again and would not recommend this place.”
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“beware the noisy motor in the large koi ponds in the grounds just outside the rooms - i had to request it be turned off - and was told no one had ever complained - the point is that i found it extremely noisy and if that was their first complaint - then so be it and comply nicely.”
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