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Mngcibe, Mdumbi South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Out of our 6 weeks in South Africa, this was the best place we stayed. Experienced true, rural Africa yet in plush accomodation. Everything about the place is awesome. Great surf nearby, horse riding and authentic local experiences. Our kids had a ball. Justin and...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

We had such a great stay. Five stars in all departments. Very comfy beds, a kitchen that makes you want to cook up a storm and super friendly staff makes for a superb holiday. And the oysters and crayfish !!! Thanks guys !

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Stunning place and a fantastic way to experience the Transkei and its people. The Mdumbi river is one of the most beuatiful rivers I have ever seen in South Africa. The beach nearby is also stunning and good for swimming. The road to the lodge...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

The attention to the simple details at this wonderful place was exceptional. It was an amazing space that settled in to the beautiful and peaceful environment. The accommodation was excellent in every sense. The staff and service was also exceptional and all of this coupled...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Really enjoyable time. Kitchen was amazing! View was great. The staff were super friendly and tolerated my horrifix isiXhosa. My only disspointment was the fact that we had to buy bottled drinking water from the shop. As is is an 'eco aware' place i did...More

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Description
WELCOME TO SWELL ECO LODGE! Swell Eco Lodge offers self-catering accommodation, ideal for couples, groups and families. Set within the rolling hills of Mngcibe (North side of the Mdumbi River), we invite you to ...More enjoy pure relaxation and fun while supporting a green way of life. Spectacular sea views, jumping whales, roaming cattle and a view of rural life in this wonderful village is only a part of your holiday experience! We offer many activities for those who want to be a bit more active and explore the pristine beaches, rivers and ocean. Our lodge is made up of traditional Rondavel structures which blend into its beautiful surroundings and our interiors are modern, calming and artistic. Join us now for a South African holiday with a personal touch you will never forget! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$57 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Swell Tours Guest Lodge
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Wild Coast > Mdumbi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$57 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Swell Tours Guest Lodge
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Wild Coast > Mdumbi
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"You will need a 4x4 to get to the lodge road is not the best"
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"Sea facing"
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"The Duplex's ronnies although more expensive have a great view from the decks. The cheaper Garden ronnies..."
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