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About Elegant Lodge

Elegant lodge is situated in Pongola just off the N2 highway between Pretoria and Durban. It is the perfect stopover on your way to Swaziland, Ponta do Oura in Mozambique, Sodwana bay or the north coast.

Located conveniently opposite the golf course in a quiet area, the upmarket double-storey guest house offers you secure parking, a lovely landscaped garden and twelve rooms with en-suite bathrooms.

We have two luxury rooms with a shower and a bath, as well as five double rooms and five single rooms. All the rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with DStv, air-conditioner, bar fridge, hairdryer, safe, a coffee station and Wi-Fi.

You can relax in the lounge watching TV, play pool or enjoy your own drinks at the bar. Unfortunately we are not licensed to sell liquor but you are most welcome to bring your own. Soft drinks are sold at the bar area. Breakfast can be enjoyed either inside or outside. We offer a three-course homecooked dinner on request.

  • Response Rate: 94%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 4 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 22
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 4 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
  • Afrikaans


  • 3 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Please note: Elegant Lodge Pongola is not licensed to sell liquor. You are most welcome to bring your own, however soft drinks are sold in the bar area.
All major credit cards are accepted except Diners club.
Reception is open from 7h00 – 20h00.

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Reviews for Elegant Lodge

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Burie Vd Westhuizen
18 June 2018

We enjoyed our stay at Elegant Lodge.The service was excellent ,everything else was perfect and we really enjoyed the breakfast.

Alta Labuschagne
24 May 2018

Very neat and clean.

Wynand Pretorius
09 October 2017

a swimming pool will help !

Garth Braye, South Africa
04 January 2016

We loved Elegant lodge but were very disappointed in the aircon. It took 2.5 hours to cool the room down and even then it was not cool enough.The aircon was set at its maximum including the fan speed.The Temperature in Pongola was running at 36 degrees at 6 in the evening.We would recommend that the staff put the aircons on before the guests arrive so that the rooms are cool upon arriving.Otherwise a great place to stay will recommend to others.

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Elegant Lodge is 0.6km from the centre of Pongola , the nearest airport 103km (Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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