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5-star Pongola lodge with restaurant

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool

Location

Situated on a lake, this luxury lodge is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Pongola Nature Reserve and within 32 mi (52 km) of Pongola River Bridge and Jozini Dam. UMkhuze Game Reserve and Pongola Golf Course are also within 32 mi (52 km).

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this lodge has an outdoor pool and concierge services. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a library are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 8 individually decorated rooms feature memory foam beds and minibars. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include furnished patios, refrigerators, and premium bedding. Bathrooms are shared.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: ZAR 20 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Hotel Names

  • Elephant Safari Lodge
  • White Elephant Lodge
  • White Elephant Safari
  • White Elephant Safari Lodge
  • White Elephant Safari Lodge Pongola
  • White Elephant Safari Pongola
  • White Elephant Safari
  • White Elephant Safari Lodge Lodge
  • White Elephant Safari Lodge Pongola
  • White Elephant Safari Lodge Lodge Pongola

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

Hotel Amenities

Property Features

The lodge offers a restaurant. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. This luxury lodge also offers an outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

White Elephant Safari Lodge has designated areas for smoking.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built - 1920
  • Total number of rooms - 8
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 9
  • Free valet parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff

Room Amenities

White Elephant Safari Lodge offers 8 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to furnished patios. These individually decorated accommodations include desks. Memory foam beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and minibars. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Shared bathroom
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Down comforter
  • Individually decorated
  • Memory foam mattress
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Furnished patio

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

White Elephant Safari Lodge has a restaurant serving brunch and dinner.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Fishing on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Boat tours on site

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