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    Dugong Beach Lodge

    Vilanculos Coastal Wildlife Sanctuary | San Sebastian Peninsula, Vilanculos, Mozambique
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good12%
    • Average4%
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    • Terrible9%
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    “seafood” (8 reviews)
    “high tide” (4 reviews)
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    Reviewed 6 December 2016

    Just a short thank you for the brilliant lunch under your grass roof on the jetti with a beautiful view. We thoroughly enjoyed our brief time at your stunning resort and very much appreciate the warm and friendly manner in which your staff received and...More

    Thank Morne K
    Response from MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 7 December 2016

    Dear Morne K Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about your perfect lunch at Dugong Beach Lodge. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed it and we will be sure to pass on your compliments to the...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2016

    Your flight in to Vilanculous have a choice of 3 airline operators from OR. Tambo,1. 5hours airport exit takes 30 minutes with a shuttle waiting for you, 25 minutes drive and you are on the beach where a boat is moored ready to take you...More

    1  Thank Hermandl
    Response from MichelleBouic, Company Liaison at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 23 August 2016

    Dear Hermandl, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for such lovely comments about your sat at our property; from your departure from OR Tambo till your arrival at the Resort, we only hear good things from you and we are so...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    It seems its all been said before but I am going to repeat and endorse all of the previous reviews anyway. We cannot believe what an amazing time we had in this very special place. Away from it all, it's the ideal place to relax...More

    1  Thank Lesley S
    Response from MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 25 January 2016

    Dear Lesley S Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review on Dugong Beach Lodge. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay in our "slice of paradise". Thank you for also sharing details on the...More

    Reviewed 22 December 2015

    Our family of 4 (2 teenage girls) enjoyed such a relaxing and fun filled holiday at Dugong Beach Lodge. The management was outstanding, the staff were friendly and helpful. The Self Catering Lodge was well equipped, clean, had air-conditioning, house keeping and was set in...More

    Thank Leon S
    Response from MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 24 December 2015

    Dear Leon S Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and for sharing you experience at Dugong Beach Lodge with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the friendly service and that you had a wonderful holiday. We...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2015

    Stayed 4 nights at Dugong and the service from first to last was outstanding, from the lodge manager to the barman and waiters. Food was SERIOUSLY GOOD - especially the seafood. The lodge is on a quiet peninsula, about 45 minutes from Benguerra and Bazaurto,...More

    Thank Juno101
    Response from MichelleBouic, PR & Marketing Executive at Dugong Beach LodgeResponded 8 December 2015

    Dear Juno101 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Dugong Beach Lodge. We are delighted to hear about your stay with us and would like to also thank you for the details you included. We will be sure to pass on...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 452 - USD 1,031 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Mozambique >
    • Inhambane Province >
    • Vilanculos
    • Also Known As
    • Dugong Beach Hotel Vilanculos
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    3 December 2014|
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    Response from Christo B | Reviewed this property |
    You will have to fly to Vilacoulos. At Vilacoulos you will be picked up and then be transported by boat to the lodge. There are fridges in the rooms.
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    "book in advance and if you dont have a boat figure in the cost of charter on top of an expensive meal. if you..."
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    "All rooms are lovely but the two end rooms have their own shared pool"
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    "No wifi in rooms, only in main lodge area."
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    "Splash out more and take one of the corner units with the private pools, worth it."
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