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    Mbotyi River Lodge

    Pondoland, Mbotyi 4820, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good34%
    • Average17%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “wild coast” (15 reviews)
    “dirt road” (7 reviews)
    “river lodge” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 96 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    A beautiful place, hidden from the hustle and bustle of real life. Unbelievable views from our room, lovely beach almost to ourselves, and a wonderful walk to the waterfall tumbling into the sea. There are other waterfalls in the area in beautiful surroundings. The food...More

    Thank traveller1084
    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    We have been visit the Transkei for over 30 years now, we recently stayed in this lodge with our 93 year old mother. We had a really nice break together. Watching the Whales splashing around in the sea from our bedroom veranda was a fantastic...More

    1  Thank keltronNiamey
    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    We have just returned from an incredibly relaxed stay at Mbotyi river lodge, which is only a short distance from our home. We needed a chilled, relaxed place to unwind and enjoy not too far from home. It surpassed all our expectations. Juan and her...More

    1  Thank OffshoreAfrica
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Really nice place to stay. Staff are great and really helpful and it is right beside the ocean! We were lucky to get a seaview room and it was beautiful! Few lizards here and there but that's normal for the area! Can't wait to go...More

    Thank jetsetter2393
    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    You have to be a bit determined to get to Mbotyi - the last 20 or so kilometres is on unpaved road through tea plantations. But the trip is worth it. The Lodge is set in beautifully manicured grounds with direct access to several miles...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Number of rooms
    • 48
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Mbotyi
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    Room & Suite (21)
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    Dining (2)
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    KOS1185
    2 January 2015|
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    Response from embotyi1 | Property representative |
    sorry no, but we have the most amazing beaches to get rid and all your energy.
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    "Try to stay in one of the front rooms for the best views out over the beach to sea."
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    "Choose a room with a sea view or lagoon view"
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    "All rooms have lovely views of either the lagoon or sea"
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