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Mbotyi River Lodge

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average18%
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  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

As a group of ministers and missionaries we visited Mbotyi to clear our heads a bit. It was a very nice stay. Big open rooms with lots of sunlight shining in. Views of the lagoon as well as the seaside to sea as you get...More

2  Thank Francois M
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
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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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