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Mtentu Lodge

Mtentu Estuary, Bizana 4800, South Africa
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30/7/2017 31/7/2017
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“the river” (15 reviews)
“wild coast” (11 reviews)
Free Parking
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This little gem is well hidden from the everyday hustle and bustle. Set on the northern side of the Mtentu river, visitors can enjoy scenic views, whale and dolphin watching or go for a paddle up the Mtentu river in one of the canoes the...More

Thank Wikus M
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Mtentu is way, way off the beaten track... but it is worth every single effort it takes to get there. Do not attempt coming to this place without first downloading/printing the instructions from the website and even then, dont attempt it at night like we...More

1  Thank DevonKrantz
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

After running 25km, we were welcomed at the river by a friendly local canoe/ferry operator. For a limited fee, he took our bags across as we battled the strong current. The canoes are available to lease from the operator & some of the people in...More

1  Thank elliecourts
Response from mtentu, Owner at Mtentu LodgeResponded 2 October 2016

Than you very much for your review Elliecourts. I would just like to clarify that the establishment he is reviewing is 'The Mtentu Community Camp' and not 'Mtentu Lodge'. Mtentu lodge has different facilities and is around 200 meters up the hill from the camp....More

Reviewed 4 September 2016

Experience mother nature in all her beauty. We ruffed it here. Decided to camp and it was well worth it. They do have accommodation/cabins for the ones who can't ruff it in the wild. One can raft up the river, cross it and discover all...More

1  Thank RonaCCB
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Incredibly beautiful place on the Wild Coast. These remote wooded cabins are set overlooking the sea & Mkambati reserve. We did a kayak up the river & stumbled across waterfalls only seen on Herbal Essences advertisements. The hosts were fairly new to the area but...More

1  Thank carolinelittleni
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • US$ 17 - US$ 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 6
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Eastern Cape >
  • Bizana
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Hotel & Grounds (84)
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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Lynette B
19 December 2014|
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Response from mtentu | Property representative |
Hi Lyn. Yes day visitors are welcome. No cost. We have restaurant that serves meals of the day. Please get our directions off the website .see you soon.
Room Tips
"Book in advance if you plan to stay around the holidays"
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"Cabin 6 and 1 are the best to be away from everyone but far from Toilets and showers. 3 faces the path. 4 is..."
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"The cabins are much nicer than the dorm beds, and worth the slight bump in price."
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"Rooms 6 5 & 1 offer the best privacy. Room 4 & 5 are closest to the toilets & showers and flank..."
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