About Us

We offer 12 comfortable en suite guests bedrooms, All rooms have air - conditioning, 10 TV channels, mosquito nets, hair dryer, safety deposit boxes, refrigerator, complimentary tea & coffee facility etc.

Guests can choose to laze on the wooden deck by the pool, make use of full internet in our info area as well as WiFi for guests who would like to bring their own WiFi devise.

Relax in our bar lounge with honesty bar full Digital Satellite Television (DSTV)


Bookings can easily be made through our online booking system. It is extremely easy to use. 

You can also mail us direct.

Follow the link below to make you booking now..


Umlilo Lodge is located in St Lucia and surrounded by the Big 4 (no Lions)  iSimangaliso Wetland Park; South Africa's first National World Heritage Site.

Lake St Lucia is a large estuarine lake abundant with hippos, crocodiles, fish and hundreds of bird species.

The area comprises rivers, lakes, marshes, mangrove swamps and huge sand dunes, protection the town from the Indian Ocean, beautiful unspoiled beaches with Whale Watching and Sea Turtle Tours in Season.

Payment gateway

You can pay for your reservation either by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) or by credit card. This is a secure online payment gateway, so please click the 'make a payment now' button if you would like to continue.  Payment options are as follows:

1. EFT payments

  • Simply make a payment in your local currency into a local bank account in your own country
  • This is the most affordable way to pay: with zero international bank charges or commission and great exchange rates
  • You can request a quote to compare to other forms of payment.

2. Credit card payments

  • Pay with your credit or debit card via our secure online payment gateway
  • Using this method, your card details remain completely secure
  • We accept payments for all VISA and Mastercard cardholders using this method
  • 2.5% will need to be charged if paying by credit card, this will automatically be added to your payment.

Umlilo Lodge, 9 Dolphin Avenue, St Lucia Estuary, South Africa, 3936

Telephone:+27 (0)35 590 1717
Mobile:+27 (0)76 708 8285