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This place is amazing. It's located in the middle of a Wildlife Sanctuary. It's great to spend here one or more nights to enjoy the atmosphere. Great also for hikes and bike rides. It's a bit far away from everything. So it's better to rent...More
We were a big group of friends that pulled into Sondzela for one night. They have lovely facilities in terms of a bonfire area, lawn, pool, pool table, ping pong table etc. Only one of the bathrooms had a shower though, the others had baths....More
Sondzela is ideally located at the back of the Mlilwane Game Reserve. It's quiet and peaceful, but close enough to the main lodge for a variety of activities. Walking trails are everywhere, mountain biking, etc.
I found the ladies working the desk to be friendly...More
Thank Christopher N
Response from Ann R, Public Relations Manager at Sondzela BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for your lovely review - fabulous to hear you enjoyed your stay!
I had a very good experience although some inconveniences not all applicable to the hostel. First of all let me say that despite in the booking it is written so, towels are NOT provided in the dorms! The staff is very kind and polite although...More
Thank Monica M
Response from Ann R, General Manager at Sondzela BackpackersResponded 30 September 2017
Thank you for your lovely review, and apologies for the inconveniences. Your comment re the towel will be shared with our Operations Manager and will be considered.
Perfect location (directly in the Mlilwane Reserve), very clean and not expensive! The dorm room is also nice and clean. We spent a wonderful evening, sitting by the fire not far from all the animals of the reserve. For a good price, you can even...More
1 Thank Chloé B
Response from Ann R, Public Relations Manager at Sondzela BackpackersResponded 8 July 2017