Shamwari Lobengula

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Junior Suite, Private Pool, Valley View (Lobengula) | 1 bedroom, premium bedding, Tempur-Pedic beds, free minibar items

Overview of Shamwari Lobengula

Shamwari Lobengula

4-star property
All-inclusive hotel in Paterson with safari and outdoor pool

10,0/10 Exceptional

1 verified Hotels.com guest review

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
Map
Shamwari Private Game Reserve, Paterson, Eastern Cape, 6130
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Spa services
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

Getting around

  • Port Elizabeth (PLZ) - 59 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Shamwari Lobengula

4-star all-inclusive hotel by the river, rejuvenated in 2017
Take advantage of free full breakfast, game and wildlife viewing, and a roundtrip airport shuttle at Shamwari Lobengula. For some rest and relaxation, visit the sauna or steam room, and indulge in a deep-tissue massage, a body wrap, or a facial. The onsite restaurant, Lobengula Restaurant, features Fusion cuisine. In addition to a terrace and a garden, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • An outdoor pool with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • A safari, massage treatment rooms, and game drive on site
  • A porter/bellhop, coffee/tea in the lobby, and multilingual staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Shamwari Lobengula offer comforts such as private plunge pools and premium bedding, as well as perks like pillow menus and laptop-friendly workspaces.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding and Tempur-Pedic beds
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and deep soaking tubs
  • Balconies or patios, electric kettles, and daily housekeeping

All-inclusive

This hotel is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

All à la carte meals, snacks, and select beverages included

Languages

Afrikaans, English, German, Spanish, Xhosa

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 6 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 level

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 1 PM - 5 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • 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
  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • This property is located in Shamwari Private Game Reserve. The additional mandatory fee covers entrance to the game reserve.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (12 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

What to do

  • Safari

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 5 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1992
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Xhosa

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Stocked minibar (select free items)
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Bathrobes and slippers

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress

What to enjoy

  • Private plunge pool
  • In-room massage
  • Balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

All-inclusive

This hotel is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

All à la carte meals, snacks, and select beverages included

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Dining

Lobengula Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in Fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Additional fee: ZAR 100 per person, per night

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 1450 per vehicle (one-way)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Shamwari Lobengula Lodge Paterson
Shamwari Lobengula Inclusive
Shamwari Lobengula - All Inclusive Lodge
Shamwari Lobengula - All Inclusive Paterson
Shamwari Lobengula - All Inclusive Lodge Paterson
Shamwari Lobengula
Shamwari Lobengula Hotel
Shamwari Lobengula Paterson
Shamwari Lobengula All Inclusive
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Frequently asked questions

Does Shamwari Lobengula offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Shamwari Lobengula does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Shamwari Lobengula?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Shamwari Lobengula?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Shamwari Lobengula?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Shamwari Lobengula?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Shamwari Lobengula?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 1450 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Shamwari Lobengula?
You can check in from 1 PM - 5 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Shamwari Lobengula and nearby?
Onsite recreation at Shamwari Lobengula includes game viewing, a wildlife and game drive, and a safari. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include private plunge pools and a sauna. Shamwari Lobengula also has a steam room and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Shamwari Lobengula?
Yes, Lobengula Restaurant offers Fusion cuisine. The dining venue will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change).
Does Shamwari Lobengula have rooms with private spa tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep soaking bathtub.
Does Shamwari Lobengula have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a private plunge pool and a balcony or patio.
What's the area around Shamwari Lobengula like?
Shamwari Lobengula is located by the river, a short 1-minute walk from Shamwari Game Reserve.

Overall score and ratings

10,0

Exceptional

10,0/10

Cleanliness

10,0/10

Staff & service

10,0/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic hotel
Every minute we stayed at Lobengula was wonderful. Everything is perfect. The BBK nights, the game drives, the staff, specially our ranger Sithle e Suzette, the waitress. The saddest part was leave.
Bento Rodrigo, 2-night romance trip
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