We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
8/10/2017 9/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Jbay Zebra Lodge

    Strandfontein 442 | PO Box 156, Near Jeffreys Bay, Thornhill 6375, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    8/10/2017 9/10/2017
    Traveller (64)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Dining (8)
    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “zebra lodge” (24 reviews)
    “the owners” (11 reviews)
    “one night” (8 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Deals
    8 Oct9 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    View all 0 deals
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (142)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 110 reviews

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    Myself and my (new!) wife adored Jbay Zebra Lodge when we stayed in Jan 2017. Flobella and Didier were flawless, warm hosts - Florbella even reserved the hot tub for just ourselves with free champagne without us asking! Her cooking was also absolutely magnificent -...More

    Thank Kevin D
    Response from Florbela D, Owner at Jbay Zebra LodgeResponded 13 July 2017

    Dear guests, Thank you for your wonderfull message, Yes , we are devasted, our place is fully burned, total lost ! You can see the updates on our FaceBook page. And will hope staring soon the New Jbay Zebra Lodge, and will hope to be...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    Stayed 2 x nights in Earth Suite. The weather was still a little cool after the poor Easter weekend in the Eastern Cape and the Gas heater in the room and the electric blankets were most welcome at times. Lovely large room with all the...More

    Thank ROKNottingham
    Response from Florbela D, Owner at Jbay Zebra LodgeResponded 10 June 2017

    Dear Guests, thank you very much for having sent a riview o us. Thank you , it was a pleasure to have you again with us. Hope to see you another time Florbela

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    Who knew that this little piece of heaven existed just outside Thornhill! The view extended for miles, sea on one side, mountains on the other. The room was quality and the bed very comfortable. It was an added bonus to have the zebra right there!...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Judith C
    Response from Florbela D, Owner at Jbay Zebra LodgeResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear guests, thank you for your review, It was a pleasure to have you both at our place and enjoying our facilities. Thank you for your comments, and we are sorry if, the Main course that was part of your 3 courses meal was not...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    No central heat. The room and bathroom were cold and heat provided by propane fire. No central air conditioning so cannot comment on the temperature in the summers. Hotel slippers were old and used. Some dead bugs by the window. Arrived around 9 pm and...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Alka1000
    Response from Florbela D, Owner at Jbay Zebra LodgeResponded 29 April 2017

    Dear guests, thank you for your review and comments. As eco friendly accommodation a Tchatche Roof building gives, on Cold days and hot days, a nice balance temperature in the rooms. However, we are all different, and requiring different needs , that's why our rooms...More

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    Unfortunately we only stayed for one evening, however, the property is exceptional and the owners both made us very welcome and provided a level of service that you would expect from a high standard of hotel. The setting is spectacular and the furnishings very tasteful....More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank pauldD242HP
    Response from Florbela D, Owner at Jbay Zebra LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear guests, thank you very much for your stay andBeautifull review. It was a realy pleasure to have you with us. Hope you having a nice holidays and hope to see you soon. With my kind regards Florbela

    Paxton Hotel
    328 reviews
    #8 of 33 hotels in Port Elizabeth
     
    Radisson Blu Hotel, Port Elizabeth
    969 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Summerstrand
     
    The Beach Hotel
    441 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Summerstrand
     
    Kelway Hotel
    238 reviews
    #15 of 33 hotels in Port Elizabeth
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 104 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com and Orbitz so you can book your Jbay Zebra Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Thornhill
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (64)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Dining (8)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (51)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Paxton Hotel
    328 reviews
    49.45 km away
     
    Kelway Hotel
    238 reviews
    51.25 km away
     
    The Beach Hotel
    441 reviews
    52.27 km away
     
    Radisson Blu Hotel, Port Elizabeth
    969 reviews
    53.47 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Kitchen Windows Beach Restaurant
    1,029 reviews
    22.62 km away
    Nina's Real Food
    820 reviews
    20.93 km away
    INFOOD Deli/Restuarant
    302 reviews
    22.81 km away
    Wild Fig Farm
    147 reviews
    19.69 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Paradise Beach
    109 reviews
    28.86 km away
    Papiesfontein Beach Horse Rides
    90 reviews
    23.38 km away
    Jeffrey's Bay Shell Museum (Charlotte Kritzinger Shell Museum)
    38 reviews
    22.82 km away
    Fountains Mall
    27 reviews
    22.98 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Micheal285
    3 November 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Shaun A | Reviewed this property |
    Contact Florbela at jbayzebralodge Hope you enjoy
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Any of the rooms are great"
    Read review
    "perfect experience if you like boutique style accommodation"
    Read review
    "Tents have the best views!"
    Read review
    "The stone room was lovely but I'm sure the others are as well. This is not the kind of lodge that has bad..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing