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Bayside Lodge Empangeni

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Luxury Room | Premium bedding, down comforters, individually decorated
Premium bedding, down comforters, individually decorated
Luxury Room | Premium bedding, down comforters, individually decorated
Luxury Room | Premium bedding, down comforters, individually decorated

Overview of Bayside Lodge Empangeni

Bayside Lodge Empangeni

3.0 star property

7.0/10 Good

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 front desk
56 Maxwell St, Empangeni, KwaZulu-Natal, 3880

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTusk Umfolozi Casino11 min drive
  • Popular LocationEnseleni Nature Reserve16 min drive
  • Popular LocationBoardwalk Mall26 min drive
  • AirportRichards Bay (RCB)33 min drive

Room options

About this area


Located in Empangeni, Bayside Lodge Empangeni is in the city center and near the boardwalk. Shoppers can check out Boardwalk Mall, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Enseleni Nature Reserve and Richards Bay Park.

What's nearby

  • Tusk Umfolozi Casino - 11 min drive
  • Enseleni Nature Reserve - 16 min drive
  • Boardwalk Mall - 26 min drive
  • Richards Bay Park - 31 min drive
  • Alkandstrand Beach - 36 min drive

Getting around

  • Richards Bay (RCB) - 34 min drive


  • Wave Cafe - 3 min drive
  • Wimpy - 5 min walk
  • KFC - 3 min walk
  • McDonald's - 5 min walk
  • Protea Hotel Empangeni - 20 min walk

About this property

Bayside Lodge Empangeni

3-star hotel in the city center
You can look forward to a terrace, a garden, and dry cleaning/laundry services at Bayside Lodge Empangeni. In addition to a bar, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Additional perks include:
  • Self parking (surcharge) and a 24-hour front desk
Room features
All 25 individually furnished rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, in addition to thoughtful touches like laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with hydromassage showers and free toiletries
  • 32-inch LED TVs with premium channels
  • Private yards, refrigerators, and microwaves


English, Zulu

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
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (ZAR 20 per night)

Food and drink

  • A bar/lounge

Family friendly

  • In-room microwave
  • In-room refrigerator


  • 24-hour front desk

Guest services

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Housekeeping on request


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Down comforter
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • 32-inch LED TV with premium satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Yard


  • Air conditioning
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Individual decor
  • Individual furnishings
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Laptop workspace

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age: 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash Breakage deposit: ZAR 100 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Self parking fee: ZAR 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

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Frequently asked questions

Is Bayside Lodge Empangeni pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at Bayside Lodge Empangeni?

As of Mar 22, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bayside Lodge Empangeni on Apr 18, 2023 start from $27.88, 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.

How much is parking at Bayside Lodge Empangeni?

Self parking is available for ZAR 20 per night.

What time is check-in at Bayside Lodge Empangeni?

Check-in is from 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Bayside Lodge Empangeni?

Check-out is at 10:00 AM.

Where is Bayside Lodge Empangeni located?

Located in the heart of Empangeni, this hotel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Tusk Umfolozi Casino and within 12 mi (20 km) of Enseleni Nature Reserve and Boardwalk Mall. Richards Bay Park and Alkandstrand Beach are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bayside Lodge Empangeni and receive a full refund?

Yes, Bayside Lodge Empangeni offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bayside Lodge Empangeni cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.




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10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

2/10 Terrible


Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
They misleading us on the net and find it different from what you expect and extra charges are too much
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

2/10 Terrible

Mamosebetsi Marilyn

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
No complaints I had a good stay
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

8/10 Good


Stayed 1 night in May 2022

8/10 Good


Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

6/10 Okay


Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

2/10 Terrible


Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

2/10 Terrible


Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021