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Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa

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I, Port St Johns South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Umngazi Review Our trip was enjyoble, the road from Port Edward was not pleasant. There are now numerous speed bumps on a National Rd. Road toPort St Johns( not hotel fault) enroute to Umngazi full of potholes, very poor for a low car. Also the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the drive to get to Umngazi. It’s one of our favourite places to go to. A gem on the Wild Coast. Beautiful setting, great service, wonderful attentive staff, excellent food, comfortable accommodation. We enjoyed some peaceful yet interesting walks along the river, up...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from GeneralManager81, Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for your review, it is so pleasing to read that the you enjoyed your stay with us and the special mention about the staff and food. We look forward welcoming you back for a longer stay with us....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an absolutely amazing time at Umngazi, personal highlight is the spa which was incredible. My husband loved the fishing so everyone had a great time and there were superb nannies when you needed quality time as a couple.More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from GeneralManager81, Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for your review, it is so pleasing to read that the you enjoyed your stay and in particular the Spa and the fishing. I do hope we get to welcome you back again soon. Thank you so much...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay! Just a pity the kitchen extractor fan so loud. Our room was behind the kitchen and whist drinking morning coffee the ambience was tainted with the noise of the fan. But it is a beautiful place. The food was delicious tooMore

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from GeneralManager81, Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for your review, it is so pleasing to read that the you enjoyed the food. It is unfortunate that the fan tainted the ambiance, this is something we will definitely look into. I do hope we get to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Umngazi was wonderful. Very helpful and pleasant staff and nothing too much trouble. Food excellent, and most certainly plenty of it. The only small negative is the road to the resort. Maybe it could be graded, as the potholes pretty bad, especially...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from GeneralManager81, Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for your review, it is so pleasing to read that the you enjoyed the staff and the food. The road condition is something we will definitely look into and we try and maintain it as frequently as possible....More

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Description
Tucked away on the Wild Coast, in the heart of Pondoland, and encompassed by a rocky coastline, indigenous forests, secluded coves and breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, lies the award winning More Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa - an award winning family resort & spa. The thatch-roofed bungalows are situated amongst the indigenous gardens which provide the perfect setting for a totally relaxed holiday. Weekly fly-in packages are available Friday to Friday from Durban where you fly at 500 feet above sea level along the beautiful coastline - a wonderful way to start your holiday. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
69
Also Known As
Umngazi River Bungalows Hotel Port St Johns
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Umngazi River Hotel
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Umngazi River Resort
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port St Johns
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
69
Also Known As
Umngazi River Bungalows Hotel Port St Johns
,
Umngazi River Hotel
,
Umngazi River Resort
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port St Johns
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Room & Suite (109)
Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (33)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Qamba
10 November 2018|
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Response from RonMacL | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you make direct contact with the hotel via phone or email. Good luck. I enjoyed 5 nights. It’s the perfect hotel
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eaglestat
4 October 2018|
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Response from GeneralManager81 | Property representative |
Hi Richard, the best routing from Durban is via Port Edward, Bizana, Flagstaff, Lusikisiki, Port St Johns. There is a bypass routing for Flagstaff, so instead of going through the town itself look out for the sign which... More
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"Sea or river view"
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7 Nov 2018
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16 Jul 2018
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7 Apr 2018
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22 Jan 2018
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