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Mbotyi River Lodge

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average18%
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Any review that says different should not be believed. This is a haven of peace and tranquility - one of the best in Transkei! There is absolutely nothing to fault! I have read some of the negative reviews and they are simply not true. It...More

1  Thank RayneCapeTown
Response from Juan S, General Manager at Mbotyi River LodgeResponded 1 August 2016

Greatly appreciate the support and vote of confidence.

Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

After traveling through all the road blocks held by the cattle we arrived at Mbotyi with anticipation as it was our first visit . Our room was comfortable,with a good view of the ocean. We arranged for a local guide who showed us good fishing...More

1  Thank raymondr500
Response from Juan S, General Manager at Mbotyi River LodgeResponded 1 August 2016

Greatly appreciate the review - Thank you

Reviewed 31 March 2016

our company just did a team build at mbotyi river lodge. the tranquil setting of this place is to die for. its nice to experience how people live in rural settings. the beaches are wild, uninhabitted and only the locals are to be seen. imagine...More

1  Thank Raj J
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Stunning views and spacious rooms makes this the perfect place to relax and unwind. Don't lift a finger and have dinner and breakfast prepared and served to you. Walk along the beautiful beach, paddle a canoe in the lagoon or hike to the stunning waterfalls....More

1  Thank Jennifer196807
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I could you busy for a very long time about Mbotyi river lodge and the splendid service we received from them! Although it is a bit (14 hours) of a drive to get to the lodge it is worth it. You get friendly service from...More

3  Thank AnelDreyer
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Jennie L
28 December 2017|
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Response from Juan S | Property representative |
Hi Jennie. I personally travel from Ifafa to Mbotyi regularly and have not had any problems on the way. The route that most of our guests have taken is Port Edward, Bizana (Bypass), Magusheni (Yaka Garage), Flagstaff... More
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"If you're a light sleeper, ask for a room further away from the common areas. The newer log cabins are..."
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"Try to stay in one of the front rooms for the best views out over the beach to sea."
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"Choose a room with a sea view or lagoon view"
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"Request a sea facing unit"
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