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Harare Province, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 5 January 2014

A fantastic place to stay. A great family atmosphere. The hosts, Peter and Gisela were inviting and helpful at providing useful information about the area. They were particularly welcoming to our three children aged 8, 11 & 14 and made them feel at ease. The breakfasts, both cold and cooked were excellent, as was the never ending coffee supply. Relaxing...

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Bogart, Georgia
Reviewed 28 December 2013

Traveling with a professional tour company, our stop in St. Lucia included 2 nights at Maputaland. Our group of 7 sat comfortably in the large and well furnished dining room. Lots of art and personal collections of the owners all around. Food was excellent and plentiful. Rooms were comfortable, and our group enjoyed visiting with the owners on the large...

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Thank Alison H
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 December 2013

As we looked forward to a holiday in St Lucia where we have never been, we were so disappointed in the accommodation at Maputaland. It barely complies to the standard of a two star Bed and Breakfast. As the comment below, I cannot fault the owners but overall it was NOT a pleasant experience and we left earlier than expected....

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derbyshire
Reviewed 27 November 2013

We have visited many guest houses in South Africa and consider we can give a reasonable objective judgement on where we have stayed. The only thing about this place that was 4 star were the owners who could not be faulted for their help advice and hospitality. We assume the rating was done when the guest house first opened as...

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Maputaland B&B is a fantastic place to stay when in St Lucia. Although we did not have a booking, we were lucky and they had a room for us - we stayed there for 3 nights. We got a buffalo room that is really nice and cozy, you can feel the personal touch in the smallest things. The bathroom was...

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Thank EstTraveller
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Gisela and Peter went out of their way to make our stay comfortable. They made bookings for us and gave us very useful tips which helped us plan our short stay so that we got the most out of it. They were both super nice to our three young boys aged 8,6,5...Our eldest was up and ready for action at...

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Thank Borgson
Pietermaritzburg
Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

Firstly, I wouldn't necessarily agree with the advertised 'luxury' status of the rooms - they are however, spacious and comfortable, and one gets a cafetiere with ground coffee to use at will. Soundproofing could be better, as I listened to guests next door happily snoring! Hosts were very willing to help with an extra blanket (St Lucia happened to be...

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Thank Adam A
USA
Reviewed 6 June 2013

Nice rooms, good food, very friendly owners. Loved it! They were very helpful in giving us info on the area and let us stay until 1:00pm the next day so we could shower before our flight back to the US.

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1Thank Mdmoore2
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2013

We stayed in the Buffalo room snd found the decor a bit 'tired' but we had been very spoilt by some of the other accommodation that we had stayed in over the two weeks. We spent 2 nights here to relax and chill out after a very busy 2 weeks away. It was in a great location and the beaches...

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Thank Greb005
Canada
Reviewed 17 March 2013

My husband and I recently returned from a two month trip to Southern Africa. Saint Lucia and Maputaland Guest House were our second stop on the trip and one of our best memories. Gisela and Peter are lovely hosts. We spent 4 nights here and could have stayed longer. There is so much to do in the surrounding area and...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maputaland Guest House is the longest trading Guesthouse in St. Lucia and recently renovated. With luxury, air-conditioned en-suite rooms, decorated with a true African atmosphere and rich in ethnic style. All rooms have direct access to the swimming pool which is set in our tropical and tranquil garden, perfect to relax and unwind. Come and enjoy the warm hospitality of your German and English speaking hosts, Gisela & Peter Orban. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maputaland Guest House

Address: 1 Kabeljou Street, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > St Lucia
Price Range: RM298 - RM400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Maputaland Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“lovely guesthouse with friendly owners”
  • view from the
  • such a nice gesture for our honeymoon
 of 5 bubbles Alice010203, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are equally great, book early as this is a very popular guest house within St. Lucia.”
 of 5 bubbles I4395ABstevenm, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The rooms closer to the house have a better wifi signal.”
 of 5 bubbles punchmyclown, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The rooms outside over looking the pool were lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles planetmooney, 16 Mar 2013 | Read review
“All rooms face the swimming pool,and are adjoined.It is hot in the summer therefore need to make sure the airconditioning is working.”
 of 5 bubbles m02wadd, 15 Mar 2013 | Read review
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