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    Swell Eco Lodge

    Mngcibe, Mdumbi, South Africa
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    2017/10/29 2017/10/30
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    • Excellent80%
    • Very good17%
    • Average2%
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    Free Parking
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a great 2 days at swell eco, we loved everything, the room a beautiful and clean! The kitchen is occupied with everything you need. The staff were really friendly. The gravel road is worth this place for sure!

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had the best time at Swell Eco Lodge, did the horse back riding trip, very cool! You could see the whales from our terras! We would highly recommend Swell Eco Lodge, the staff was very helpful and friendly.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I give this place my highest recommendation! Outstanding on all accounts! Pay the little bit extra and get the ocean view. The sunrises were breathtaking! Pet friendly for the win too! I cannot wait to go back there again!

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    Thank Wayne C
    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Came for the second time at Swell Eco Lodge but this time we stayed 10 days. We had excellent surfing conditions at Mdumbi and also nice catch with spearfishing. The family house (we are 5 in the family) was great, we could even see the...More

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    Thank Didier M
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    My husband, 5 year old son and I stayed for 4 nights at Swell Eco Lodge in one of the family units. We loved every bit of our stay. The comfortable beds were a welcome relief after travelling on the difficult Transkei roads. We also...More

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    • US$54 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Mdumbi
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    Dining (15)
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    Room Tips
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