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    Lidwala Backpacker Lodge

    103 Main Road MR, Ezulwini H106, Swaziland
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

    We stayed two nights at Lidwala and we were very disappointed. The first morning we tried to talk to the woman from the reception, but there was no reaction. In our opinion the volunteers (from all out Africa, the company who's also running the backpackers)...More

    1  Thank KrisNin
    Response from LidwalaLodge, Manager at Lidwala Backpacker LodgeResponded 6 November 2017

    Hi Nina As we replied to this in your e-mail, first of all the volunteers are paying guests at the Lidwala and not there to welcome other guests and do our job which i think we do quite well as we did for you when...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

    I have just returned to the UK after a week long stay at Lidwala Lodge. The staff were friendly, the environment was relaxed and clean and the view is stunning. I stayed alongside 4 colleagues as we were volunteering with All Out Africa for the...More

    Thank ZoeF12
    Response from LidwalaLodge, Manager at Lidwala Backpacker LodgeResponded 6 November 2017

    Thank you for the review Zoe it was a pleasure having you stay with us. It is our goal to have people feel at home when they are at Lidwala and we happy to tell you that you do have a home in Swaziland and...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Lidwala Lodge provided a pleasant stay, even though I was there for only one night. The staff were friendly and welcoming, providing ample advice about the Mlilwane Sanctuary and places to eat for dinner. They have an excellent hiking trail behind the Lodge, which takes...More

    Thank Conor L
    Response from LidwalaLodge, Manager at Lidwala Backpacker LodgeResponded 25 October 2017

    thank you for taking the time to give us a review. next time we hope you get to stay longer.

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    This place is great .... for the price point. Amazing scenery, amazing hospitality .. we stayed In a private room and it was better than many hotels we have stayed in previously! Only issue was very poor WiFi .... although that is sometimes to be...More

    1  Thank Ryan A
    Response from LidwalaLodge, Manager at Lidwala Backpacker LodgeResponded 25 October 2017

    thank you for the review. We have improved the speed of the WiFi and continue to improve the standard of our facilities.

    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    I've been a Peace Corps volunteer for just under two years and I've stayed at a few hostels in Swaziland. Lidwalas is a nice, friendly and clean place to stay. It can get a bit noisy late at night but if you get a private...More

    Thank Jamie M
    Response from LidwalaLodge, Manager at Lidwala Backpacker LodgeResponded 25 October 2017

    thanks for the review Jamie. i know on fridays it can get a bit noisy but we do try keep it quiet after 10pm

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Pool
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    • Golf Course
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    • US$24 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    Yes. I didn't use it, but it looked reasonably well equipped. They put on breakfast and dinner for a fee. I can't remember how much, but I seem to remember thinking breakfast was overpriced for what it was. Have a good... More
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