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    Umtamvuna River Lodge

    Lot 80 Holiday Rd | Banners Rest, Port Edward 4295, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
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    26 Mar 2017
    “Stranger in Paradise”
    2 weeks ago
    “Paradise found!!!”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a stroke of luck to find this hidden gem. My hubby and I were looking to get out of Durban for the weekend to explore and relax. Umtamvuna River Lodge has a very unique feel and so much to offer. As we arrived our...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    What a total let down! !!! On arrival staff merely pointed to staircase leading to ''honeymoon'' suite. No baggage assistance offered. ''Suite'' consists of bedroom, dump room and cupboards used as storage. 2 complimentary coffee sachets for weekend. So close to roof that humidity suffocating....More

    Thank blomf
    Response from MattBuys, Manager at Umtamvuna River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mr Flowerday I refer to your recent review above. On behalf of the management and STAFF at Umtamvuna River Lodge I would like to apologise most sincerely for your unacceptable service experience. We are extremely saddened by your feedback. As you are aware as...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    Never would have thought that this slice of paradise existed so close to home. Let's talk exclusivity, style, tranquility and utter peace with the option of the opposite -thrill rides on jet skis, wake skating, cliff diving, fishing, helicopter flips (the list goes on)- should...More

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    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    Saw this establishment on the Internet and booked for the night. Arrived at the closed gate which wasn't very inviting. After entering, we appeared to be in the way of the resident family (owners?) and even the receptionist wasn't very friendly. When asked about dinner;...More

    Thank GfamilyDS
    Response from 242reservations, General Manager at Umtamvuna River LodgeResponded 11 May 2017

    Dear GfamilyDS My apologies for the delay in response. I have recently taken on the position as General Manager at the Lodge and would like to give you a call regarding your experience. Could you kindly let me know your contact number via email quinton@theriverlodge.co.za...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2017

    We booked this "B&B" the day before we were due to arrive. When we arrived (Saturday afternoon, 4pm) the gates were closed. We tried calling the access number to be told that the number was not in use. We tried calling the number on the...More

    1  Thank AlastairWood
    Response from 242reservations, General Manager at Umtamvuna River LodgeResponded 11 May 2017

    Dear Mr Wood Kindly let me know what time would be suitable for me to phone you regarding your review. I have recently taken on the position as General Manager at the Lodge. Kind Regards Quinton van Schalkwyk General Manager

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$91 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Port Edward
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    Room Tips
    "All the rooms are nice and very similar. Our favourite is room 8. If stairs into your room are a problem..."
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    "Choose a room away from the restaurant as there is a lot of traffic and staff walking and talking during the..."
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    "Tranquil Gems all round"
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    "None...they are all close together and overlook the either the parking area, the pool or the boat house."
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