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    Mseni Beach Lodge

    Sodwana Bay National Park | Kwa-Zulu Natal, Sodwana 3974, South Africa
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    • Excellent31%
    • Very good48%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    “sodwana bay” (20 reviews)
    “short walk” (6 reviews)
    “amazing beach” (3 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    the place itself is gorgeous (beautiful privet beach for strolling or biking), but the huts are pretty basic and can really use a renovation (air con, bug nets, bathroom update). we saw that they are making renovation, so maybe in the future it will be...More

    2  Thank Victoria V
    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 7 November 2017

    Dear Victoria, Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate all our feedback and we are most definitely in the middle of renovating our cottages. I am really sorry that your stay did not coincide with our rooms having already been completed, but we...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    We stayed in the "Sea view house". From the balcony, we took picture of whales jumping and splashing in the ocean. (With a telelens, but how great) The staff was nice and helpful. The rooms, the bed, the shower, the kitchen all excellent and clean....More

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    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 4 October 2017

    Dear Knoppie, Thank you very much for your lovely review and we are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay at Seaview House. The whales certainly are a beautiful sight this time of year when they migrate right past us, especially as they...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    We had an amazing holiday. The house is stunning and the owner is nothing but welcoming. The view is amazing and during the entire holiday we could see whales jumping while sitting on the balcony. Highly recommended!More

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    Thank ninamS7983VR
    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

    Dear Nina, Thank you very much for reviewing your stay at Seaview House at Mseni Beach Lodge in Sodwana Bay. We are delighted to hear that you loved the house and that you highly recommend a stay here, as well as the fact that you...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    Had a wonderful stay here. Magnificent location next to a stunning beach. Loved being adjacent to the ocean on one side as well as the bush on the other. Fantastic sunsets and sunrises. We were also lucky to be in whale season and spent time...More

    1  Thank sapphirephoenix
    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 14 September 2017

    Dear Sapphirephoenix, Thanks for the awesome review and for sharing your experiences with us. Best of all, we are delighted to hear that you will be back and we look forward to your next visit. I am sure by then, all of our cottages will...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2017

    Really nice place to stay if you like beaches, wales, scuba and nice wholesome food. Staff friendly and helpful. Peaceful beach and cottages which are being renovated as well. Comfortable beds and pillows. Thanks!More

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    1  Thank mitereli2711
    Response from DebbyRO, Manager at Mseni Beach LodgeResponded 12 September 2017

    Dear Mitereli2711, Thank you for reviewing Mseni Beach Lodge. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted that you had a lovely time with us. It is always great to hear that our staff, location and cottages meet with expectations and we hope to see you...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$78 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Sodwana
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    Hotel & Grounds (54)
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    Leatherbacks Restaurant
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    Julia C
    20 January 2015|
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    Response from MseniBeachLodge | Property representative |
    Hi, All the cabins have a small deck. In the 2 sleepers enough for two chairs, Please be aware that only the 8 sleeper has a sea view. The other cabins are tucked away in dune forest.'Thanks for your interest.
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    "choose a room close to the reception (and parking!!), ask if its renovated already."
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    "Request self catering if you prefer to prepare your own meals."
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    "Try to get a chalet close to the car park; restaurant and pool."
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    "They are all very similar however the sea view house that caters for 10 people has amazing views and has..."
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