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Overview of Jamala Wildlife Lodge

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Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, sun loungers
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillowtop beds, minibar

Jamala Wildlife Lodge

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationNational Zoo and Aquarium5 min walk
    Popular LocationRoyal Australian Mint5 min drive
    Popular LocationNational Arboretum Canberra7 min drive
    AirportCanberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.)23 min drive

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  • Capuchin Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 388 sq ft
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Wild Encounter Room (Meet a Cheetah experience for 2)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Giraffe Tree House

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 409 sq ft
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Reef Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Meerkat Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 409 sq ft
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Meerkat Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 753 sq ft
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Double Sofa Beds and 2 King Beds
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  • Grand Shark Suite (Shark and Hyena Feeding experience)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 861 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed, 2 Twin Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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About this area

Canberra

Located in Canberra, Jamala Wildlife Lodge is in a rural area. National Museum of Australia and Australian War Memorial are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Canberra Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Canberra Stadium or Manuka Oval.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lake Burley Griffin - 2 min walk
  • National Zoo and Aquarium - 5 min walk
  • Royal Australian Mint - 5 min drive
  • National Arboretum Canberra - 7 min drive
  • Telstra Tower - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Kingston Canberra Station - 14 min drive
  • Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Red Brick Espresso — 5 min drive
  • Yarralumla Halal Pide House — 5 min drive
  • Farmers Daughter — 5 min drive
  • Bentham Street Bar N Pizzas — 5 min drive
  • Beess & Co — 5 min drive
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About this property

Jamala Wildlife Lodge

4-star adults-only hotel, walk to National Zoo and Aquarium
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a coffee shop/café. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business center, concierge services, and a garden are onsite. All 18 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Flat-screen TVs with cable channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.
Jamala Wildlife Lodge offers 18 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and minibars. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones; local, long-distance, and international calls are all complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Onsite parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7 AM–9 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Free international calls
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 6:30 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 6 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 6 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Guests under 6 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Alcohol is not permitted at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Jamala Wildlife Lodge Weston Creek
Jamala Wildlife Weston Creek
Jamala Wildlife Lodge Molonglo Valley
Jamala Wildlife Molonglo Valley
Jamala Wildlife Molonglo Vall
Jamala Wildlife Lodge Hotel
Jamala Wildlife Lodge Canberra
Jamala Wildlife Lodge Hotel Canberra

Frequently asked questions

Does Jamala Wildlife Lodge have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 9:00 AM–5:00 PM.
How much does it cost to stay at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
As of Mar 3, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Jamala Wildlife Lodge on Mar 26, 2021 start from $1,060, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Jamala Wildlife Lodge pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
Check-in is from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Jamala Wildlife Lodge located?
Situated in a rural location, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Lake Burley Griffin and National Zoo and Aquarium. National Arboretum Canberra and Telstra Tower are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 128 out of 134 reviews
5 - Excellent 96%
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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An amazing stay!
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Absolutely amazing African styled accommodation. Perfect for celebrating a special occasion.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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We enjoyed all the close contact animal experiences.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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