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    Mbotyi River Lodge

    Pondoland, Mbotyi 4820, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good33%
    • Average18%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible5%
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    “wild coast” (15 reviews)
    “dirt road” (7 reviews)
    “river lodge” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    31 - 35 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

    Mbotyi River Lodge is a real gem at the Wild Coast. Our room 205 with Seaview was pleasant but small. The bathroom with shower was clean and had the necessary amenities. The bar, game room and deck are the meeting point of the guests. Dinner...More

    1  Thank Michael F
    Reviewed 24 April 2015

    We stopped over to spend two nights at Mboyti but unfortunately my husband fell ill and only managed a night. It has an exquisite setting with beautiful views of the sea and the river, it is very peaceful and I would presume very relaxing if...More

    Thank Lesley1222
    Reviewed 29 March 2015

    We spent a few days here being spoilt and unwinding. Our spacious room and sheltered balcony did not let the weather get in the way and the view was beautiful and fascinating with kids crossing the river to school, cattle being herded by a horseman...More

    Thank Jone P
    Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

    We spent 3 nights with my sister and brother ( who was visiting from the UK ) at Mbotyi. Although the lodge is needing a bit of TLC, we still enjoyed ourselves immensely. We had sea and lagoon interleading rooms with aircon. The staff were...More

    3  Thank Caroline K
    Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

    We stayed at Mbotyi River Lodge for 7 nights from 9 to 16 January. This was our 5th visit, our previous stay was in July 2010. After confirming our reservation, I read the Trip Advisor reviews and was rather concerned about the fact that there...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • 48
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Mbotyi
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    Traveller (67)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Pool & Beach (19)
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    Hotel & Grounds (46)
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    KOS1185
    2 January 2015|
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    Response from embotyi1 | Property representative |
    sorry no, but we have the most amazing beaches to get rid and all your energy.
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    embotyi1
    24 July 2014|
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    Response from embotyi1 | Property representative |
    It was an awesome season.
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