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    The Lodge on the Beach

    2nd Beach | Second Beach, Port St Johns 5120, South Africa
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent20%
    • Very good29%
    • Average13%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible25%
    19 Aug 2016
    “Great hospitality!”
    24 Mar 2017
    “Felt like a backpackers lodge”
    Free Parking
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    #2 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Port St Johns
     
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    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    The road to the lodge was a little rough on the sedan that I was driving, the area was a little suspicious, I actually emptied it just in case. The signal here wasn't good and there is no wifi so I couldn't work. The views...More

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    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    After a horrendous experience with a booking at Bhanga Nek Beach Camp in Zululand we decided to take a trip down to Port St Johns from Wartburg to see the accommodation we had booked for 4 of us in September.....so glad we did....everything Bowwow2 "Avoid...More

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    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    Must be our bad luck two bad places on the trot. Firstly It is well outside Port St Johns, you take the Hermes Rd and that leads directly into 2nd Beach Rd. Keep going to the end and then keep going some more over a...More

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    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    I booked the Lodge on the beach on the 7th Oct 2016 for 7th Jan 2017 and received confirmation spoke to the owner's wife on 4th Jan re-booking and bringing a small dog she said all ok and looked forward to us arriving ,on the...More

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    Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

    We were there in Jan 2017 for one night. To name it diplomatically: the Lodge is different than other Lodges. The rooms are ok, but the windows couldn't be closed 100%. So enough space for small animals to get into the room. The fridge was...More

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    Amapondo Backpackers Lodge
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    • US$34 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 3
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    Hi, would say its save and ok for a 2 night stay and worth the detour as we travel from Knysna to Richards Bay.
    12 August 2015|
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    "The rooms have a good sea view."
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    "Try another lodge"
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    "Book next door at The Delicious Monster"
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