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Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, sun loungers
Terrace/Patio

Guest reviews

3.9/5 Good
51 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationSt Lucia Crocodile Centre3 min drive
Popular LocationSt. Lucia Estuary Beach12 min drive
Popular LocationMonzi Golf Club18 min drive
AirportHluhluwe (HLW)67 min drive

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  • Twin Room, Ground Floor

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Twin Room, Interleading

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • King Room, Ground Floor

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • King Room, First Floor

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • King Room, Interleading

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

St. Lucia

Elephant Lake Hotel is located on the waterfront and in an area with good shopping. St Lucia Crocodile Centre and Monzi Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore iSimangaliso Wetland Park and St. Lucia Estuary Beach. Discover the area's wildlife on a nearby safari, or try your luck with game drives.

Visit our St. Lucia travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St Lucia Crocodile Centre - 3 min drive
  • St. Lucia Estuary Beach - 12 min drive
  • Monzi Golf Club - 18 min drive
  • Mission Rocks Beach - 37 min drive
  • Lake St. Lucia Viewpoint - 41 min drive

Getting around

  • King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 146 min drive

Restaurants

  • Venue 1 – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About this property

Elephant Lake Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with restaurant and outdoor pool
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, a conference center, and conference space. All 56 rooms offer patios, coffee makers, and LED TVs with satellite channels. Hair dryers, safes, and desks are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Elephant Lake Hotel offers 56 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. 32-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking
  • Free nearby parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception

Things to do

  • Ecotours
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Zulu

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Conference center (1399 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Desk
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests
Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

Property is also known as

Elephant Lake Hotel St. Lucia
Elephant Lake St. Lucia
Elephant Lake Hotel
Elephant Lake Hotel Hotel
Elephant Lake Hotel St. Lucia
Elephant Lake Hotel Hotel St. Lucia

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Elephant Lake Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Elephant Lake Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Elephant Lake Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Elephant Lake Hotel?
As of Aug 11, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Elephant Lake Hotel on Aug 12, 2020 start from $49, 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.
Does Elephant Lake Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 6:00 AM–10:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at Elephant Lake Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM–8:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is this property located?
Located on the waterfront, this family-friendly hotel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from St. Lucia Estuary Beach and 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from Monzi Golf Club.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Elephant Lake Hotel

3.9
5 - Excellent
15
4 - Good
22
3 - Okay
9
2 - Mediocre
2
1 - Poor
3
3.9
Cleanliness
3.9
Service and Staff
2.0
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

2/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Amazing place to stay. We were one of the lucky ones to to see a Hippo coming up to the swimming pool to drink water from the pool.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

I never stay tried to cancel no response. Very hard to contact you ir cancel

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019