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Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa

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I, Port St Johns South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely 3 night stay at Umngazi. The sea facing room had an amazing view and the outdoor shower with beautiful sea views was an awesome extra. I also loved that the room had a bath!The food was great and we enjoyed all...More

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Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tamaryn, Thank you for your wonderful review on your recent stay with us, great to read how much you enjoyed the food as well as our award winning Spa, definitely can't beat it.I have noted your comments about Reception and informing you of all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We last visited Umngazi River Bungalows around 40 years ago. It was a lovely relaxed destination then and now it retains its original warmth plus great food, lovely accommodation, beautiful grounds and excellent service. Really relaxing and I've already recommended it to lots of family...More

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Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Georgie, Thank you so much for this wonderful review after your recent visit to Umngazi. It was great to read that Umngazi holds the same happy memories that it did 40 years ago. We really appreciate your support and do hope we get to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you for a wonderful stay. We visited Mngazi for many years when our son was younger and were so happy to find the standard just as good if not better now that we have returned after so many years. We would love to come...More

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Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Carol, Thank you so much for this kind review, it was wonderful to read that Umngazi had not changed in feel and enjoyment from all those many years ago. It is important for us to retain those Family memories. Thank you so much for...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We did not have one complaint. Our family had a very happy time. The room was clean and comfortable. We were very well received and treated by all the staff. Food was excellent and well presented, and the serving staff did their job very well....More

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Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear John and Alida, Thank you so much for this wonderful review of your recent stay with us at Umngazi River Bungalows, very pleasing to read that you your stay was a great one and you enjoyed all on offer. We are certainly looking forward...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

We loved our stay at Umngazi. The bungalow was great and the out-side shower exceptional!Lots of activities for young and old. The dining experience was far better than what we expected.We will definitely be back!

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Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for this wonderful review of your recent stay with us, great to read how much you enjoyed all on offer, especially the food. Happy to see you will be back, we look forward to that. Kind regards, Graham

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Tucked away on the Wild Coast, in the heart of Pondoland, and encompassed by a rocky coastline, indigenous forests, secluded coves and breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, lies the award winning More Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa - an award winning family resort & spa. The thatch-roofed bungalows are situated amongst the indigenous gardens which provide the perfect setting for a totally relaxed holiday. Weekly fly-in packages are available Friday to Friday from Durban where you fly at 500 feet above sea level along the beautiful coastline - a wonderful way to start your holiday. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
69
Also Known As
Umngazi River Bungalows Hotel Port St Johns
,
Umngazi River Hotel
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Umngazi River Resort
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port St Johns
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
69
Also Known As
Umngazi River Bungalows Hotel Port St Johns
,
Umngazi River Hotel
,
Umngazi River Resort
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port St Johns
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Traveller (462)
Room & Suite (109)
Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (33)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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eaglestat
4 October 2018|
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Response from GeneralManager81 | Property representative |
Hi Richard, the best routing from Durban is via Port Edward, Bizana, Flagstaff, Lusikisiki, Port St Johns. There is a bypass routing for Flagstaff, so instead of going through the town itself look out for the sign which... More
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shobanasingh22
19 August 2018|
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SRA-Jones
23 July 2018|
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Response from GeneralManager81 | Property representative |
Best to turn-off by Howick to Underberg, if need be stay over in Underberg and then continue the next morning. Road is fine apart from many speedhumps between Flagstaff and Lusikisiki. With the Stellenbosch trip, we can... More
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Room Tips
"Ocean facing"
neilbO8655EC
16 Jul 2018
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"Any room is special"
Nats68
07 Apr 2018
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"any room will do."
dsE9539LE
22 Jan 2018
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"pas trop trop loin de la réception"
dydyParis11
19 Dec 2017
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