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Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat

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17 Katonkel Av, St Lucia 3936 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
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Special Offer: 3-NIGHT LUXURY SAFARI
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All reviews animal lovers lush tropical landscaping freshly baked bread little piece of paradise no hesitation in recommending place to stay made us feel at home breakfast room middle of town beautiful room lovely pool isimangaliso park breakfast was amazing the location is perfect welcome drink wonderful place stayed for nights
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms, the owners, the food, the ambiance - everything was beyond words. It was a hidden Garden of Eden - trees, plants, monkeys - the environment was so relaxing and truly perfection. Only thing we would have changed was to be able to stay...More

1  Thank Moongia2002
Response from Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Hallo again! We are so happy to receive this awesome review from you. 😊 We really enjoyed your company very much, and appreciate your staying with us! We totally AGREE. You should've been able to stay longer!! We adore our Garden of Eden, and are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed four nights with two families in Kwalucia, Sint Lucia. Adrian and Marie made us feel at home straight away. They helped us organise our trips and gave excellent tips regarding the area. Nothing was too much for them. Very good breakfast and nice...More

Thank BECVIE
Response from Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Dearest friends. Thank you for your time taken in writing this awesome review! We appreciate your honest comment so much. It makes us very happy that you enjoyed your South African Meal. Please do visit the "excellent place to stay" again. Looking forward to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic 3 nights at Kwalucia! The rooms were beautiful and the breakfast delicious with different home made things every day. Thank you to Adrien and Marie for adjusting the breakfast times to our whale watching schedule :) Thank you again for a...More

1  Thank Curiosity817573
Response from Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Dearest Dennis & Shana. Thanking you so much for the review you gave us. If you had a wonderful & fantastic stay, it means MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! We really enjoyed your company, and your love for our surroundings and the animals is astonishing. Thank you. We...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived to St. Lucia and met Adrian and Marie, as very nice and friendly hosts. Kwalucia seems to be paradise there. We came as guests and leaved as friends. The breakfast was fantastic, all dishes perfect and freshly prepaired from Marie. A dreamlike birthday...More

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Response from Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari RetreatResponded 16 September 2018

Dearest Michael & Michelle. Thank you for your beautiful and heartwarming review. We appreciated your stay, and your company. Thank you for the honor of spending your birthday with us. Leaving as friends indeed! We would love to see you again one day. Kindest Regards....More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Great resort, amazing rooms and breakfast. The owners Marie & Adrian are very welcoming , nice and helpfull people. Thank you for a great stay we had a very nice end of our holiday in Saint Lucia. Wonderfull country South AfricaMore

Thank GaelM184
Response from Kwalucia, Owner at Kwalucia Private Safari RetreatResponded 6 September 2018

Dearest Gael, Dimitri, Zoe & Noa. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. You are a lovely family, and we look forward to seeing you again one day. Please send our love to Dimitri and...More

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Kwalucia Private Safari Retreat has 4 exclusive African style en suite rooms all of which have a private patio leading onto a romantic tropical garden. Suites are furnished with comfortable 2 extra-long twin beds or 1 extra-long king size bed. All suites are equipped with bar fridge, flatscreen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, air conditioning, ceiling fans, window insect screens, wall safe, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers, beach towels and electrical heat blankets to keep you toasty warm during the winter nights. All bathrooms are equipped with a large walk-in shower,a hand-wash basin and a Victorian free standing bath. Kwalucia is situated within a safe walking distance (just watch out for the hippos at night) from the main street where numerous restaurants are situated to cater all your desires. English,French,Dutch, Spanish and Catalan spoken.Owner management.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
 
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
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HOTEL STYLE
Charming, Quaint, Mid-range
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Location
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalSt Lucia
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Pool & Beach (15)
Dining (13)
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Room Tips
"There are just a few rooms, every room is nice!"
evierin
5 Aug 2018
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"Ask for Ann's and Alex's help and advice in arranging tours."
michaell
11 Sep 2017
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"Every room is a good room, beautifully decorated, impeccably clean in a luscious garden setting, simply..."
knothomeeither
13 Jun 2017
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"This B & B have 4 separately appointed African decor rooms all close to the central lounge, so it does..."
daveboardman2017
22 Mar 2017
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