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  • 17 Jul 2016
    “Great weekend away”
  • 23 Apr 2015
    “The Lost Horizon”
50 Schoeman Street, Polokwane 0699 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

The manager Gus and his wife Ristette were always on hand to ensure that guests were well taken care of. They were fully booked except for a 4 bedroom villa, which they let us have for the same price as a 2-bed. The location in...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank rajanp228
Response from Zongoene L, Manager at Zongoene LodgeResponded 27 July 2016

Thank you Rajan, It was a real pleasure having you at Zongoene! Kind regards, Gus & Risette

Reviewed 24 April 2015

I think everyone will agree this is not a place to stop off at in passing. It's unique location at the mouth of the Limpopo, exotic enough, is stunningly improbable as it is beautiful. It's not an easy trip to get there on land -...More

Date of stay: December 2014
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Reviewed 3 February 2015

I was expecting more from this place. Janine was nice, but we felt a bit abandoned when we arrived, and the lodge was strangely empty. The indications for the river trip weren't enough convincing for a 5000MZN trip...the food was also below expectations. One sandwich...More

Date of stay: February 2015
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Reviewed 23 February 2014

Good place to go with a partner right on the Limpopo s mouth. The restaurant is not the best but you can always braai on ur own! The Road to get there is plenty of small villages and a bit Rough Need a 4x4 to...More

Date of stay: August 2013
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

A bit difficult to reach, the zongoene lodge is really a lost paradise. There you can spend some days enjoying the ocean or the untouched countryside, but what makes this lodge special is the very nice staff, the delicious food and the affordable prices.

Date of stay: September 2013
1  Thank Silvia C
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Are you looking for a holiday away from the crowds? Zongoene is a mere 3 and a half hour drive from Maputo and 50 kilometers from Xai-Xai. After a 35 kilometer dirt road you will find our little paradise that can More offer you the down time you were looking for. Take a long stroll over the beach that meets the river, were the only people you will find are the local fishermen trying to catch their meal of the day. Don't forget to bring your binoculars, because Zongoene Lodge is resident to many different bird species. The lodge facilities include, 3 different types of accommodation, as well as two swimming pools, an a-la-carte restaurant, boma and beach bar, are all set in beautiful green surroundings. You'll feel like you've landed in paradise. Our friendly staff will try to do their up most to give you your well deserved time to sit back and relax. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Polokwane
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
South Africa > Limpopo Province > Polokwane
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"Villas nearer the water have amazing views of the estuary, but are a further walk from the main building."
23 Apr 2015
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"choose a room near the pool"
20 Jul 2012
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