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Wendy's Country Lodge

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Wendy’s Country Lodge is a nature lover’s delight with bird life in abundance. The guesthouse is set in a beautiful large tropical garden in Riverview, a peaceful suburb to Mtubatuba only 20 minutes away from the craft markets and beaches of St. Lucia, the world famous Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve, and of course South Africa’s first World Heritage Site, the iSimangaliso Wetland Park. A warm hospitable welcome awaits you in this charming colonial style home that offers 4 star luxury en-suite bed & breakfast accommodation for tourists, as well as corporate guests needing peaceful and comfortable accommodation on their travel. A delicious full English breakfast is included, and in the evening you can enjoy some of the finest cuisine in our restaurant and relax with good fellowship around Tony’s Private Bar. With our central location for exploring Zululand in KwaZulu-Natal a part of the accommodation service we offer is to assist our guests in the planning of tours and safaris to get the most of their time. The main tours and safaris starts from our doorstep and are undertaken by experienced guides from Zululand Aquatic & Animal Adventures which have a sound knowledge of the abundant wildlife of the Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve and the iSimangaliso Wetland Park.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Richards Bay Airport35 km
Zulu Inyala Airport66 km
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The lodge is very well decorated in a wonderful tropical garden. The atmosphere is heartly and relaxed. Gavin and Jenny are wonderful hosts und die staff is also wonderful and very helpfull. The Game Drive with Gavin was amazing.
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What an amazing and brilliant stay at Wendy’s Country lodge .. This has to rate as one of the best , if not the best place I have stayed in for a while .. Stunning food , Beautiful setting and super friendly and hospitable owners .. Game drive was also such a win ..
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We have stayed at Wendy's to visit St. Lucia (whale watching and hippo tour are 30 minutes away) and on our way to Durban. We had an amazing time! Gavin and Jenny (don't know if I type that correct?) are the best hosts we could imagine. They have a cool tradition to meet at 7PM a
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Jenny and Gavin are the perfect hosts and they know everything there is in the area. The also have a deep knowledge of the parks, the animals and the other countries around, as they lived in quite a few of them. If I go back to Imfolozi, it will definitelybe at their place
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Hosts were very nice and take care of us. They have a very friendly contact and take the time to talk and answer of your differents questions about activities in south africa
The dinner make you full for be ready to the morning safari
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One of our beautiful and Romantic Beds
Garden is magnificent.
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Hi Wendy, we are interested in your property for a family holiday in October. Do you have availability for 2-3 nights around Oct 8th for 2 adults and 2 children aged 8 and 10yrs. we would also be keen on a game drive and the estuary boat trip if you arrange them. Do you also do pick up from Durban airport or Richards Bay?
"You will not be sorry if you choose Wendy's Country Lodge."
"We had a suite with its own patio. Lovely to sit out on with an early morning coffee or tea and listen to the birdlife."
"All rooms are amazing"
"Have stayed in at least 4 different rooms at various times and loved them all. Each had its own charm."
"All rooms are close to the bar where Gavin will welcome you with a laugh and a tale"
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PRICE RANGE
US$96 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalMtubatuba
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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