Marrob Lodge - Richards Bay, Zululand

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Marrob Lodge

Richards Bay, Zululand - Accommodation

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This stunning Richards Bay accommodation offers all the comfort and luxury you require, and your hosts, Marilynne and Rob are ready to offer you a wonderful experience at astonishingly affordable rates. Situated in the peaceful and tranquil village of Kwambonambi near to Richards Bay and Empangeni, Marrob Lodge is close to the tourist attractions of St. Lucia, Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve - a cultural village and cheetah breeding scheme, Shakaland and Simunye.

Enjoy home cooked evening meals (by arrangement) and full English breakfasts in the lapa and enjoy sundowners at the bar or relax in the rock pool at this accommodation in Richards Bay.
Marrob Lodge has secure, safe parking and can offer you double or single rooms, a family suite or a self-catering flatlet as your preferred type of accommodation in Kwambonambi.

Marrob Lodge B&B Guest House offers 5 en suite bedrooms, a 2-bedroomed suite ideal for the family unit, and a 1 bedroomed self catering flatlet, attached to the main lodge, but with its own private entrance.
All bedrooms offer:

• TV
• Coffee and tea facilities in each room
• Bathrooms, some with reconditioned, antique baths and others with glass fronted showers
• All rooms are under thatch - cool in Summer and snug in Winter
• Remote controlled ceiling fans
• 2-pin and 3-pin plugs for your cell phone and hairdryer

Stay in Richards Bay at Marrob Lodge where the family room is ideal for families who have young children. The flat sleeps 2 adults in a double bed, and 2 children in bunk beds, and is fully furnished and equipped. There is an en suite bathroom and a kitchen with a combined lounge/seating area. The room can also be used as other accommodation, should the rest of the rooms be full.

Facilities & Amenities includes:

Facilities available at Marrob Lodge, Richards Bay, Zululand

Establishment Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Children Welcome
  • Conference Facilities
  • Gay Friendly
  • Internet
  • Laundry
  • Mastercard
  • Pools
  • Restaurant
  • Secure Parking
  • Visa
  • Wedding Facilities
Room Amenities
  • Non Smoking
  • Television

Accreditations & Gradings:

Accreditations for Marrob Lodge, Richards Bay, Zululand

  • Tourism Grading Council

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Directions to Marrob Lodge

Map of Marrob Lodge in Richards Bay, Zululand


Directions to Marrob Lodge

GPS Co-Ordinates: 32° 4' 7.4" E / 28° 35' 8.3" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Marrob Lodge in Richards Bay, Zululand

Departing: King Shaka International Airport
Address: M65, La Mercy 4405, South Africa
Distance: 164 km / Duration: 1 hour 40 mins
1. Head southeast 1.3 km
2. Take the 1st left onto Mdloti St
Toll road
1.7 km
3. Continue onto M65
Toll road
0.7 km
4. Keep left at the fork and merge onto N2
Partial toll road
156 km
5. Take the exit 0.8 km
6. Turn left 3.2 km

Nearest Airport

King Shaka International Airport - Durban


In May 2010 King Shaka International Airport was opened and is three times bigger than the original Durban International Airport.

The airport has been named after the great warrior and 19th century ruler, Zulu King Shaka. This international airport is the third busiest airport in South Africa with around 7 million passengers. It is 35 kilometres away from the centre of Durban.

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Nearby Towns

Alternative accommodation near Richards Bay, Zululand

Richards Bay, Zululand » Current Current
St Lucia, Zululand » 1 hour 15 mins 78.5 km
Eshowe, Zululand » 1 hour 11 mins 82.4 km
Hluhluwe, Zululand » 1 hour 44 mins 121 km
Mkhuze, Zululand » 2 hours 15 mins 155 km
Sodwana Bay, Zululand » 2 hours 49 mins 195 km

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