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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wonderful, peaceful, clean and relaxing. Hosts are so welcoming and helpful. I'm usually in hotels but when I'm back in Harare, I'll want to stay here again. Perfect little lodges in well kept private grounds. I was here on a working tour of Southern Africa but this would make a great base for tourism too.

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Thank MNSheppard
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well appointed room with plenty of space and a good bathroom (no tub in case you are wondering). The set is to have outside chalet type accommodation in very tranquil gardens. It really is a good place to relax. Breakfast is excellent with each one cooked to order. The staff are very attentive and always make an effort to...

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Thank Expectmoretoday
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Hands down the best place to stay in Harare. Large comfortable rooms, great wi-fi and friendly service. Dave is a great host. Business or pleasure - you can't beat Woodlands. I last stayed here four years ago and found things even better on this trip.

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Thank Christian E
Baden, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stayed with friends several times last month. Rooms always ready on time, clean, safe with breakfast superbly prepared by plesant staff. The owners are always available with advise and prompt service. Within walking distance (safe 10 minute walk) to modern shopping center which offers retaurants and movies etc.

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Thank Martin F
London
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

A friend had told me of this guest lodge. I was expecting a boarding house from the depths of seaside resort Blackpool 😀 Wrong! Beautiful setting with superbly appointed lodges. All mod cons. Lovely bathroom. A pool and fitness area. Tranquil and soothing. The owners Dave and his wife are lovely hosts. Yet to sample the breakfast but a nice...

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Thank cue-em
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I have stayed a number of times at Woodlands and nothing seems to be too much trouble for Dave and his staff. The rooms are really comfortable and the breakfast is full and hearty. The garden setting is really tranquil and you have to be reminded that you aren't in the country.

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Thank Marc O
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have stayed in this guest house a number of times and its always been really good. The rooms are well equipped and really comfortable set in a beautiful garden all with water features. Owners Dave and Lynn go out of their way to make your stay comfortable. Breakfasts are wonderfully prepared and served. this is not a cheap guest...

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Thank chillier455
Ewhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here whilst on a business trip. Lovely accommodation in a quiet part of the suburbs, convenient for shopping and most routes. Travelling on my own for business, this was a secure and relaxing accommodation at the end of busy days out and about, Generous sized cottages with a small veranda from which to enjoy the attractive garden and listen...

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Thank Vyner26
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Woodlands is a lovely place to stay. The atmosphere is very calm and relaxing - water features outside all the rooms and a lovely pool and pond in the back yard with lovely gardens to wander through or read in. The breakfast is very good with custom-order hot plates and a spread of fruit. I had dinner at the hotel...

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Thank Ian V
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Superb, really felt like home. Great food, fantastic rooms, safe, wonderful setting, lovely staff, Dave and Lynn our hosts were exceptional, the only place to stay in Harare. Thank you so much. Claire p.s. Love to Nike. 😄

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Additional Information about Woodlands Guest Lodge

Address: 9 Princes Close, Piers Road | Borrowdale, Harare, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
Price Range: £132 - £180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Woodlands Guest Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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