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Umzumbe Surf House & Surf Camp

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11 Green Lane Umzumbe, Umzumbe 4225 South Africa See on map
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2 Star accommodation
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All reviews south coast plenty of space many places other guests outdoor shower easy access to the beach fig tree comfortable bed beautiful beach long weekend surf camp hidden gem ali rich hansa hosts waves
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible place, amazing staff that helps you, good breakfast, dinner and lunch if you want (extra cost), calm and quiet, surf vibe, easy way to the beach, have a path right in the property, clean and fun. Recommend to everyone!

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Umzumbe Surf House is probably thee greatest guest house along the South Coast. There was wonderful hospitality shown by the staff during my stay and the house was cozy, clean and filled with great music and epic vibes throughout the day! There are beautiful views...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve spent a great weekend at Umzumbe surf house. Clean, comfortable and super staff made it unforgivable. You can have some drinks and food so you don’t need to go out looking for a restaurant. If you wake up early enough for the sunrise you...More

Thank Adriano B
Response from The-Surf-House-Team, Owner at Umzumbe Surf House & Surf CampResponded 4 June 2018

Thanks Adriano! I do hope you meant to say "unforgettable" =) Thank You for your stay and your awesome review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 May 2018

We were recommended this place by a friend and had booked the beach bungalow. It was very clean, had a good kitchen to prepare some food and was very nice and spacious. The whole property is right at the beach - can only recommend it.

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Response from The-Surf-House-Team, Owner at Umzumbe Surf House & Surf CampResponded 22 May 2018

Thank You Christian :) Your review means so much to us. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Great place. The room was clean and quite comfortable. The staff were all friendly and helpful. It was super close to the beach. The view from the porch was amazing. Excellent place to relax and worth checking out even if you are not a surfer....More

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Only 1 hour South of Durban Airport, Umzumbe Surf House & Surf Camp is conveniently located steps away from Umzumbe beach and it's famous right hand point break. Located on the South Coast of South Africa in a More small beach town. The private beach-front property is the ideal destination for surfers and beach lovers who are looking for a laid-back environment, that is casual and relaxed. The house and rooms have been carefully decked out with a beachy surf style, always clean and comfortable. Seclusivley located in a sub-tropical bush setting with private access to Umzumbe's stunning blue flagged beach and famous right hand point break, the Surf House is a well kept secret paradise. With an expansive property, it's a popular place for Beach-front Camping. Surf School with Surfing Lessons, Surfboard Rentals, Guided Surf trips, Guided Walks and Hikes to the nearest waterfalls are available daily. Yoga, Golf, Bungee Jumping, Zip Lining, Diving, Safari Trips and many more activities can be arranged. The staff and owners are a breath of fresh air providing the most friendly hospitality to all guests. Umzumbe Surf House is owned and managed by a South African & American couple, who run Surf Tours along the entire eastern coastline of South Africa. Facilities at Umzumbe Surf House include Hammocks, Lounge Chairs, Sofas, Outside Picnic Table, Outside Showers, Yoga Deck, Guest Kitchen, Safe Car Parking, Internet Access, Laundry, Bed Linen, Towels, Security, Camping, a Safe, Airport Shuttle Service and a small Cafe Style Menu offering African grown coffee, Healthy Smoothies and Healthy Meal Options. Less
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US$ 32 - US$ 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umzumbe
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19 August 2017|
Response from The-Surf-House-Team | Property representative |
Hi there Kate! Thanks for getting in touch with us. We would love to have your family stay with us next year. We would be able to accommodate you in our Beach Bungalow which has 1x king size upstairs, as well as a day bed... More
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"Garden view is slightly more private, sea view slightly more open- both stunning!!!"
18 Feb 2018
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"They have both shared rooms, couple rooms and separate houses."
11 Feb 2018
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"Bungalows are best for couples and families"
9 Oct 2017
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"Cant fault the dorms - fresh white linen, serviced daily, fresh air but if you have the extra bucks then go..."
20 Sep 2017
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