About Bhangazi Lodge
A luxury accommodation at affordable rates. Bhangazi Lodge is set in the scenic, tranquil tropical St. Lucia town, surrounded by the iSimangaliso Wetland Park (formerly Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park), a unique World Heritage Site since December 1999 according to the UNESCO protocol.
Bhangazi Lodge was the first star graded establishment in the year 2001 in St. Lucia. The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) awarded Bhangazi Lodge a 4-star rating in the category Bed and Breakfast (B&B). Bhangazi Lodge is also a proud member of the Portfolio Bed and Breakfast Collection for 8 years already. Bhangazi Lodge is also registered with TKZN (Tourism KwaZulu-Natal) as well as with NAA (National Accommodation Association).
We offer 4 comfortable en-suite guest bedrooms, each with a private patio and entrance. All rooms have air-conditioning, TV, mosquito nets, ceiling fan, hairdryer, safety deposit box, complimentary tea and coffee facility etc.
There is a large swimming pool as well as sufficient and secure parking on the premise. There are excellent restaurants in St. Lucia, which are located on the main Road (McKenzie Street) and from Bhangazi Lodge within walking distance. One can also walk in approximately 15 minutes to the unspoilt beaches of St. Lucia.
From 08:00 a.m. until 09:30 a.m. daily we serve a delicious and healthy breakfast (also for Vegetarians), which includes fresh fruit salad, assorted yoghurt, 4 types of cereals including muesli, cornflakes etc., percolated and instant coffee, variety of teas, milk, bread, cold meat platter and cheese etc. Complimentary coffee and tea is always available in the guest rooms as well as in the public area (lounge).
We do also offer laundry service and have exclusively for our guests an ‘Internet station’ available in the lounge as well WIFI for guests who would like to bring their own computer (e.g. laptop).
Attractions & Activities
The Big5 Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve is just 55 km away from St. Lucia, entering the Nyalazi Gate. The Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve is the oldest Game Reserve in South Africa, proclaimed as a Game Reserve in 1895. There one can find 50% of the entire White Rhino population in the world.
For our guests’ convenience we offer complimentary snorkelling gear (mask and snorkel) for their personal snorkelling experience at Cape Vidal with its protected coral reefs, nature walks and the second highest vegetated sand dunes in the world. We are also more than happy to arrange tours and trips for you, e.g. seasonal Turtle watching (from November to March), seasonal Whale watching (from June to November), a Hippo and Crocodile boat tour on the St. Lucia Estuary, Deep-Sea fishing tours, guided Kayaking tours on the St. Lucia Estuary, Horseback riding trips, Bicycle tours, traditional Zulu Village tours, Night Safari, Game drives, Birding, Golfing and much more. It is about a 2 hours drive to Sodwana Bay for guests who would like to go for Scuba diving.