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Umtamvuna River Lodge

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible19%
26 Mar 2017
“Stranger in Paradise”
2 weeks ago
“Paradise found!!!”
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
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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

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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

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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

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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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Traveller (21)
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Room & Suite (1)
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Amenities
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
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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