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Duma Manzi Eco Lodge & Spa

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Pool & Beach (2)
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good5%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
  • 19 Nov 2017
    “Incredible location but not well run”
  • 04 Apr 2017
    “Lodge set in an area of outstanding beauty.”
D60 Richmond Gardens Natal Midlands, Durban 4091 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The spot is absolutely stunning and the basic infrastructure is great. The staff all try very hard and are very friendly and accommodating. However it felt like there was a lack of management keeping up with the supposed 5 star rating. Some examples where they...More

2  Thank MonPeach
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The lodge is set in an area of outstanding beauty and lends itself to some great bush walks. The accommodation was reasonable, though the outdoor plunge pool needs some repair.( See photos). Though the lodge staff were happy and very willing to try and answer...More

1  Thank JustaSeadog
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I've been fortunate enough to have stayed at Duma Manzi Eco Lodge and Spa a number of times and have thoroughly enjoyed each visit. Located alongside the famous Umkomazi river, and surrounded by dramatic cliffs and dense vegetation, Duma Manzi is nestled into the heart...More

Thank SavannahNegra
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Arrived Friday from Durban, met by Casper and taken to the "House on the Hill" with a short tour through the house and the history told. What a "Grand old Dame" will definitively book this house for a weekend stay. We traveled down, down down...More

Thank 763Anneli
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Booked and paid for a spa package on the 22nd of March for 3 couples for a full day spa and accommodation on the 2nd of April Was advised by the owner on the 1st of April and after numerous enquiries about the spa itinerary...More

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Duma Manzi EcoLodge and Spa is a Wellness and Wildlife retreat, a sanctuary offering a unique African Wilderness. Nestled in the forest valley, set amongst a backdrop of some of Kwa-Zulu Natal's most More spectacular scenery, lies this small, luxurious boutique Eco-Lodge. A comfortable 1 hour drive from Durban and 45 minutes from Pietermaritzburg, lying on both sides of the Mkomazi River, lies a 5000 Hectare, malaria and predator free reserve; the perfect retreat from the pressures of the modern world. This extraordinarily beautiful and tranquil African Wilderness setting is the ideal retreat for those seeking privacy, exclusivity and absolute serenity. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Traveller (39)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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"All the rooms are private and beautiful."
22 Oct 2016
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"The Sandstone Luxury rooms are the newest, biggest and definitely worth the extra few hundred Rand"
20 Feb 2016
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"The fitness centre is the great outdoors, non-finer and 6stars"
13 Apr 2013
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