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Emily Moon River Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

The menu covers meats/ fish/ vegetarian options. Wine list boosts most of the good South African wines priced reasonably but expect to pay the normal Restuarant mark up. Best tables are on the patio, but make sure you bring something warm as it can get nippy at night. If you book a larger table (8) you will most probably be...

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Randburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Visited Emily Moon for late afternoon cocktails. The view is breathtaking, service superb and the cocktails out of this world. I had a Almond based cocktail, complete with shaved nut topping. Highly recommended. We also had a small selection of pizza as a snack.

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Plettenberg Bay
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Such a stunning lodge that we always love coming back to. Highly recommended - very restful in a beautiful setting. The restaurant is also amazing - it's definitely got even better since our last visit and the food is delicious. Thanks you.

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Knysna
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Service, rooms, views, food excellent. Great venue for weddings or even just a lunch or dinner. Lovely pool area. Walks and canoeing along the waterways. The restaurant is wonderful. Highly recommend Emily Moon.

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Pretoria
Reviewed 14 December 2015

My wife and I were invited to spend two nights at Emily Moon for a wedding. We were pleasantly surprised by absolutely everything and all our expectations were surpassed. We will for sure return and highly recommend anyone to go there for a stay.

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Leicestershire
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We were very comfortable at Emily Moon and thoroughly enjoyed our stay in room 4 which was well appointed and tastefully decorated. Breakfast was very good with plenty of choice. We ate in the restaurant on each of the three nights. The first meal was excellent although the self-importance of the restaurant manager was a little annoying. The second and...

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emilymoon_sa, Manager at Emily Moon River Lodge, responded to this review

Hi John Thanks for reviewing Emily Moon - we will take a look into the points you have highlighted and hope to see you again soon! Happy 2016

Angel Fire, New Mexico
Reviewed 6 December 2015

We had a great room (#7) and the view was magnificent, overlooking the marsh. Everything was perfect w/ minor exceptions: service at dinner was a bit slow and we paid a ridiculous amount for this experience. But a wonderful experience it was. It would be nice if they added a fitness center, but it is a smallish hotel so I...

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Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2015

We stayed here in October 2015 as part of an extended stay in South Africa. The room was beautiful and tastefully decorated as well as being immaculately clean.There is no air conditioning so in the hotter summers that may be a problem although the room did have a very efficient ceiling fan. But I have to stay the staff ruined...

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emilymoon_sa, Manager at Emily Moon River Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Lindsey We will look into the points you raised & were surprised to hear about your negative experience with our staff. If you could please email candice@emilymoon.co.za with more detail that would be helpful.

Angel Fire, New Mexico
Reviewed 2 December 2015

We had a gorgeous room (#7) at this small lodge and enjoyed it thoroughly. The room was a large suite that could also sleep 2 downstairs as well. The balcony overlooked the beautiful marsh where there was bird watching and we even used the kayaks to explore the river which was a truly nice amenity. The bed was very comfortable,...

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2015

On arrival I wondered what our travel agent had booked for us, as at first glance, it looked quite run down. However, a rustic style is the theme of this "hotel" and a lovely retreat away from it all and is not on the coast but slightly inland. Lovely grounds and beautiful flowers. Each suite is a separate building in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Where luxury and peace are to be found in a sweeping river valley. Where the views encompass a wetland, winding river and distant mountains and where the call of the Fish Eagle will forever remind you of the vast skies of Africa. Embracing the southern bank of the Bitou River in Plettenberg Bay, Emily Moon River Lodge is a small, exclusive lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emily Moon River Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 1936 | Rietvlei Road, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: $172 - $652 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Emily Moon River Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All rooms overlook the wetlands and river, get one with a balcony if you can.”
  • View over river a wetlands
JeffHRAK, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms were good. If they didn't have a direct view from the room, there was a private raised lookout just nearby.”
aboonm, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“In our opinion, ask for the rooms farthest from the lodge. Exceptional Southeast, unobstructed views.”
Thesweater, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher rooms if you don't want lots of steps”
giovannaingram, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sorry I m unable to answer as I haven't stayed in the hotel”
171discerningdiner1, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
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