Loerie Lodge is located on the Riverbend Chalets and Campsite property which is situated on the banks of the Umtentweni River on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal. We cater for holidaymakers and travellers who require central but tranquil surroundings set in beautiful indigenous bush with abundant birdlife.
Loerie Lodge is a newly-built, comfortable three-bedroom house perched on the side of the hill with wonderful 180 degree views of the river valley and surrounding hills. Being situated 100 m in from Eagle Road ensures one privacy and quietness. The house is set in its own fenced and terraced garden. Loerie Lodge can accommodate up to eight guests and comprises three bedrooms, two bathrooms, an open plan kitchen, lounge and dining area. The master bedroom contains a double bed and a shower en-suite. The second and third bedrooms each contain twin single beds. There is also a double sleeper couch in the lounge. The second bathroom contains a bath and shower, toilet and basin. Linen and bath towels are provided.
The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes an electric stove, gas hob and microwave. The comfortable lounge includes a TV with selected DStv channels and a DVD player. All of the rooms have ceiling fans. The deep verandah offers wonderful valley views and is the ideal place to enjoy the spectacular bird life. A double car port is provided. The lodge is fully secure with an electric fence and pets are welcome. The lodge is serviced daily except on Sundays and public holidays. Please note that the rates displayed are for the first three guests, and additional guests will pay an additional amount of R230 per person out of season and R460 per person in season; hence we advise guests to request the appropriate tariffs.
We are close to all amenities including Shelly Centre shopping mall and Margate. There is a laundromat nearby in Port Shepstone, sporting facilities which include an 18-hole golf course, tennis and squash courts and bowls, may be found at the Port Sheptone Country Club. There are several popular restaurants and pubs nearby. There is also a supaquick Spar superette in the immediate neighbourhood.
Our main swimming beaches are situated at Umtentweni, Sea Park and Port Shepstone and we are 2 km from the sea by road. You may walk your dogs on a number of beaches nearby. The property borders on the Umtentweni River and is unspoilt. When the river mouth is closed you can paddle to the sea in one of our available for hire canoes.