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    Zeranka Lodge

    12 Cowrie Terrace | La Lucia, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We really enjoyed our stay. The people we're very friendly, the rooms nice and super clean. I would recommand it to everybody. We had breakfast and it was super. There was enough choice for everyone. You also have a diect path to the beach, the...More

    Thank Sacha692014
    Response from Marcelle H, Owner at Zeranka LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    HI Sacha Thanks for the kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your short stay with us. We try hard to serve a breakfast that will suit everybody! Hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in South Africa. Regards Marcelle

    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    Very nice lodge with good facilities and service. The breakfast is great and complete. Marcelle (owner) is very friendly, just like her mother who came to visit :), and she gave us good/nice tips and recommandations to visit in Umhlanga. You feel very welcome there.More

    Thank stijnkerssens
    Response from Marcelle H, Owner at Zeranka LodgeResponded 2 November 2017

    Thanks so much for you kind review - so glad you had a great time. We love hearing that our guests have enjoyed themselves Yes my mom (88) often comes to visit and loves to chat to the guests I hope you enjoyed the rest...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    What a warm welcome, it felt like coming come. Room perfect and nice small terrace for our room. Walking distance from the sea and few minutes drive to the nice Umlanga boulevard and centre with many restaurants and cafés. Breakfast was very good. Prepare your...More

    Thank LouisevdF
    Response from Marcelle H, Owner at Zeranka LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

    HI Louise Thanks for your kind words.... glad you enjoyed your short stay with us. We really try to have our guests feel that "home away from home" feeling and to enjoy our little bit of heaven Kind Regards Marcelle

    Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

    If you are looking for a nice place to stay at the beach with a good bed, great breakfast and very friendly staff this is the place! The owner is very friendly and helpful. She knows the area and can tell you exactly where to...More

    Thank Bobvdl
    Response from Marcelle H, Owner at Zeranka LodgeResponded 4 October 2017

    Thanks Bob for your kind words. We really to hard to give our guests the best advice possible to make their stay as enjoyable as possible. Glad to hear you felt at home! Travel on safely Regards Marcelle

    Reviewed 27 August 2017

    I want to thank the whole Zeranka staff for being welcoming and warmhearted. I spent 5 nights at June. I enjoyed the staying and the very unique atmosphere. The beach was located almost at the * backyard * and the pool was also nice. Staff...More

    Thank natashamB2400NF
    Response from Marcelle H, Owner at Zeranka LodgeResponded 28 August 2017

    Hi Natasha Thanks for your comments. We really try hard for our guests to feel at home, so glad you did!! Yes, the beach being so close is very special, we are so blessed to have the Indian Ocean on our doorstep. Take call Best...More

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    "The rooms are very nice, next to the beach and all the comfort you need."
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    "Beautifull rooms with good beds! Great location as stop from / to Drakensbergen or from / St. Lucia."
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