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About Mbotyi River Lodge

About Mbotyi River Lodge

Mbotyi River Lodge is situated at the mouth of the Mbotyi River on a wide tidal estuary. Nestled in rolling hills and lush tropical forest, this is the perfect place for anyone looking for a peaceful and tranquil holiday, or for the adventurous wanting to explore the many wild treasures and amazing adventures this coast has to offer. Mbotyi is 27 km from Lusikisiki and is easily accessible by normal vehicle. Along both sides of the road to Mbotyi is the Magwa Tea Plantation, one of the largest in the world. It is wonderful driving through the green tea covered hills and valleys, re

 Sleeps 50
Type: Lodge
Check-in: 13:00
Check-out: 10:00
Reviews: 17 reviews

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lorraine muller
September 2020
Great value for money, staff are friendly, rooms are clean, I would go back in a heartbeat.
beeshum sarabjiet
January 2020
Our stay of 2 nights and 3 days was blissful. Thanks to Zuki and merry crew for making our stay memorable. However, the road from Lusikiski to the resort and back was horrendous. No mention of this was made neither by the agents nor the resort when booking was done.
linda taylor
December 2019
Food was good, rooms comfortable and staff very helpful. Thanks for a lovely stay.
maritha robinson
November 2019
We had a lovely time. Friendly staff. Generous portions at breakfast and dinner.
karen clarence
September 2019
We loved our stay at Mbotyi River lodge. The view from our room was spectacular and the food was delicious. The highlight for us was definitely the wonderful, friendly staff - special mention must be made of Celia, Bernard and Toby! We had the most incredible hike to Waterfall Bluff from the lodge - although far to do a in a day, we loved every minute and was well worth the effort. We will definit... Read more


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Garden
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Vitality Collection
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Eastern Cape

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans


  • 3 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
  • AA Highly Recommended
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Mbotyi River Lodge location

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Mbotyi River Lodge is 2.5km from the centre of Mbotyi , the nearest airport 95.6km (Margate Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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