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Dugong Beach Lodge

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“our honeymoon”(9 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
4 Star Hotel
Located on 30 000 hectares of pristine Marine and Wildlife territory, it provides a unique Beach & Wilderness Experience in a hidden corner of sub-tropical Africa. This diverse eco-system of wilderness and wetland, with its powder white beaches and crystal clear water is host to a...
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Vilanculos Coastal Wildlife Sanctuary | San Sebastian Peninsula, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
20.9 km to Vilanculos Airport
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Myself and my husband just spent 8 nights at the beautiful Dugong beach lodge for our honeymoon. And it was by far the most amazing holiday we have ever had. Everything from the view, location, food, staff and accommodations are beyond amazing! The staff made...More

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Response from Bridget V, Public Relations Manager at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 2 April 2018

Good Day Alex05stevens Thank you for the wonderful review on your stay at Dugong Beach Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had a legendary experience and had a great honeymoon. Your comments on Roberto, Samuel and Arthur have been passed onto management and...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely Remote Place with Lovely staff and good Food. The a/c is unfortunately not Running 24h but you get used to warm Nights. Water activities are amazing but Extremely costy so that you rather share them. Also be aware of the mosquitoes. Warm People and...More

Thank Anschwae
Response from Bridget V, client liason at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 7 December 2017

Good day Anschwae Thank you for reviewing your stay at Dugong Beach Lodge. We are thrilled to read that you had a legendary experience. Your wonderful comments regarding the food and staff have been passed onto the Dugong Team. We do look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We spent a fantastic and very relaxing week at Dugong Beach Lodge. The location is stunning, the staff (Afonso, Henriques, João and colleagues) who work under the competent management of Ernesto are very friendly and helpful and the food prepared by the chef Roberto is...More

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Response from Bridget V, client liason at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

Afternoon PieraFB Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Dugong Beach Lodge. We are thrilled to read that you had a legendary experience and that you enjoyed the friendly staff, food, the remoteness and luxury of the lodge. Your wonderful comments...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We just spent 3 nights at Dugong on a quick school holiday getaway from Cape Town. It’s idyllically remote, accessible only by boat from Vilancoulos. It’s not ultra posh but that makes it even better. Simple luxury. The rooms are huge and well equipped, the...More

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Response from Bridget V, client liason at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

Afternoon Tim WG W Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Dugong Beach Lodge. We are thrilled to read that you had a legendary experience and that you enjoyed the friendly staff, food, the remoteness and luxury of the lodge. We...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

The first thing about the Dugong Beach Lodge (DBL) that strikes you is the quietness. Going to sleep at night all one could hear is the soft rustle of palm fronds and the waves softly lapping the beach outside our villa. Secondly were the magnificent...More

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Response from Bridget V, Client Liason at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 6 October 2017

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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$371 - US$737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$371 - US$737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Response from Christo B | Reviewed this property |
You will have to fly to Vilacoulos. At Vilacoulos you will be picked up and then be transported by boat to the lodge. There are fridges in the rooms.
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"book in advance and if you dont have a boat figure in the cost of charter on top of an expensive meal. if you..."
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"All rooms are lovely but the two end rooms have their own shared pool"
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"No wifi in rooms, only in main lodge area."
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"Splash out more and take one of the corner units with the private pools, worth it."
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