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Jamala Wildlife Lodge

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing experience this was. The timetable is very specific but no activity is compulsory so if you prefer not to participate, you don't have to. Don't miss out though - the meals were fabulous, the wine and champagne lovely, the staff superb and...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How could you give anything but 5 star?! Brilliant day and night. Everything is catered. Tours were awesome. Experience was brilliant. Rooms were beautiful. We stayed in the giraffe treehouse and it was an experience we will never forget. They even take the kids during...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Lari H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family spent one great night in a giraffe treehouse and from start to finish, we could not have been happier. The staff were delightful, hotel beautifully appointed, food and wine excellent, and animal experiences outstanding. By including animal talks, viewings, patting and feeding into...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank LovinAussieLife
Reviewed 1 week ago

I honestly cannot praise this experience enough! We arrived at Jamala and were ushered into a large lounge area for afternoon tea. The area was spacious and beautifully decorated in African accents. Afternoon tea was amazing - sweet and savoury bite sized treats with iced...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank McGoo8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Expensive for the experience, however, something that cannot be replicated anywhere else unless you go to Africa. Not overly kid friendly despite advertising the same. Food options need improving. Information regarding your stay needs to be obtained before you book as, had we known that...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank mummabear19
Response from Russell J, Manager at Jamala Wildlife LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi mummabear19, Thanks for your comments. We try to be REALLY kid friendly and we actually won a top 10 Holiday with Kids award for best family resorts in Australia in 2018! However, due to the length of the tours that are included and the...More

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About
Description
Jamala Wildlife Lodge is the ultimate overnight safari and Canberra's first luxury lodge experience. With just 18 rooms this amazing package gives guests exclusive access to a once in a lifetime opportunity More to get up close and personal with some of the Zoo's beautiful residents. Price includes 2 zoo tours, dinner & dinner beverages & breakfast. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
USD 619 - USD 1,117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
USD 619 - USD 1,117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
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Dining (103)
Pool & Beach (18)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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JRG67
30 December 2018|
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Response from gmtravels1 | Reviewed this property |
I wish I could help more - but everyone has different preferences I guess. The thing to remember is whichever animal you end up with, its only part of the whole experience. From the time you arrive for afternoon tea, then... More
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CCG23
26 December 2018|
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Response from gmtravels1 | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think there is & have never really seen any advertised. My advice (for what its worth) is if you are wanting to book a specific date for a special occasion just book it. You don't want to miss out because you... More
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michelle C
16 August 2018|
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Response from 981gerryp | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We visited in June for the one night experience & were more than happy with all that it included. We had a late afternoon tour while the zoo was still open to the public. Then an early morning tour before the zoo opened... More
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"We thought we may only do it once so chose the Jungle Bungalow - don't think about it - just do it!"
gmtravels1
4 weeks ago
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"All the rooms seem great. Pick one with a view of an animal you are interested in."
Cpt_Terry
6 Dec. 2018
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"All rooms have amazing experiences, you can't go wrong"
Canuck_in_Brisbane
3 Dec. 2018
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"Consider a room that allows you to view or interact with the animals or aquatic life in some way."
562yuris
30 Nov. 2018
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