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    Umngazi River Bungalows & Spa

    I, Port St Johns, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good20%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “sunset cruise” (28 reviews)
    “wild coast” (71 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 953 reviews

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    We could not fault anything at this hotel. The accommodation was superb, the food beautifully prepared, the hikes informative, and the scenery just stunning. It was just the perfect place to spend 5 days.More

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    Thank Kittyjacqui
    Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 2 June 2017

    Dear Kitty, Thank you so much for this wonderful review, it was great to read how much you had enjoyed your stay as well as the beauty of the Wild Coast. Thank you so much for staying with us and we look forward to welcoming...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    A fantastic few days was spent being pampered by the wonderful staff - from the cleaners to the chef to the managers, they all did a magnificent job! We ended a fairly extensive trip of KZN with a stay at Umngazi and Umngazi won hands...More

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    Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for this wonderful review, it was great to read how much you had enjoyed your stay with us and that the team made it even more memorable. Thank you so much for your support and we hope to...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    Staying in a hotel is a very rare treat and the opportunity to visit Umngazi has been absolutely out of this world. Hospitality - absolutely amazing,... the food ... wow is all we can say..... something for everyone and more!!! Accommodation awesome, outside showers rock!!!...More

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    Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for this rave review, it was wonderful to read how much you had enjoyed your stay and enjoyed everything on offer here at Umngazi. Thank you so much for your support and we do hope that we get...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    We went there on a family holiday and absolutely loved it. It was awesome and relaxing highly recommend for people who like to get disconnected for a while and who enjoy fishing and hiking and canoeing. The food is always great and the service is...More

    Thank i_amStephenson
    Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 28 May 2017

    Dear Umngazi Guest, Thank you so much for this wonderful review, great to read you had such an enjoyable stay with us and managed to switch off from the outside world. I hope we get to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Graham

    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    We stayed for three days and loved it. The food was amazing. The room was comfortable just needed more lighting. Staff extremely friendly and service good. The road was really bad because of all the rain. You would definitely need a 2X4 or 4 X...More

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    Thank Shelley H
    Response from GeneralManager81, General Manager at Umngazi River Bungalows & SpaResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Shelley, Thank you so much for this wonderful review, it was great to read that you had enjoyed your stay with us, especially the service as well as the food. I have noted your point on the lighting. Thank you so much for your...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 69
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Port St Johns
    • Also Known As
    • Umngazi River Bungalows Hotel Port St Johns ,
    • Umngazi River Hotel ,
    • Umngazi River Resort
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    Traveller (379)
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    Dining (25)
    Hotel & Grounds (241)
    Bathroom (17)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    CarriiG
    15 August 2017|
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    Response from kittykat015 | Reviewed this property |
    How old are your kids? If they are about 3 upwards then yes there is lots for them to do. They can watch Movies, there is an indoor play area for them so there is stuff they can do. We struggled with our 1 year old as... More
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    Lizell W
    16 March 2017|
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    Response from Condocat | Reviewed this property |
    The main roads getting to Umnagazi during the daytime are fine. The biggest challenge is the private road to the resort, approx 10-12km. It looked like a war zone. If your parents don't have a 4x4 they should not even... More
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    Lizell W
    16 March 2017|
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    Response from GeneralManager81 | Property representative |
    There is a ferry to the beach run by the Resort, as well you can access the beach directly from the Resort as well walking along the path next to the river. The ferry is available whenever the guest would like to go, no... More
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    Room Tips
    "Sea facing rooms are spectacular but are a further walk from central amenities."
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    "Definitely go for a sea view room if you are on a romantic break. Or the bottom river view bungalows are..."
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    "Choose a cottage on the lower bank if you don't like stairs. However the sea facing rooms on all levels..."
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    "I would say a sea-view is preferable to a river view."
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