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    Swell Eco Lodge

    Mngcibe, Mdumbi, South Africa
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    • Excellent80%
    • Very good16%
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    Free Parking
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    Kitchenette
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 161 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This is a place one should definitely should put into the bucket list. Staff, location, the owner, it could not be better. I recommend to take the seaview rondavell, because of the view and the patio. The garden view lodges are also fine, but to...More

    Thank wolfgang i
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    There is a very good reason for going to such a remote area via a bad road; absolute tranquillity and beauty. Most important advice: stay at least 2 or 3 nights - bring your own food - use a 2WD with higher clearance or preferably...More

    Thank willewew
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    It's worth it to get there despite the bad road. Very welcoming hosts. A unique place in the middle of real South Africa. Nice views of the countryside and the ocean. I Highly recommend to spend more than one night.

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    Thank Viviane H
    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    Lovely accomodations situated close to the ocean. Modern design in a traditional rondavel. Small shop, good service and value for money. Great resort for a couple of days at the beach, as a base camp to see Coffee Bay and its surroundings, and to see...More

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    Thank albertd914
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    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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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$51 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Wild Coast >
    • Mdumbi
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    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (15)
    Pool & Beach (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (72)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Room Tips
    "Sea facing"
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    "The Duplex's ronnies although more expensive have a great view from the decks. The cheaper Garden ronnies..."
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    "Make sure you have a sea facing room."
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    "I don't think it would matter - they all good"
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