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Woodpecker Inn
Woodpecker Inn offers the comforts of country living, nestled in Birdswood, with superb thatched lodges in a park like setting, whether on business or as a guest in our beautiful country, Woodpecker Inn offers peace and tranquility in a friendly African atmosphere. A place where one can gather your thoughts and enjoy serenity whilst being pampered in style. A time you won`t easily forget.

Woodpecker Inn boasts 40 en-suite airconditioned bedrooms, decorated in fresh country fabrics, with own television, coffee facilities and Bar fridge. We are situated minutes from Richard Bay Airport and the centre of town.

•40 Air-conditioned en-suite rooms
•MNet and Satellite TV
•Delightful pool and lapha setting
•Secure parking
•Conference (Groups 20-200 people)
•Wi-Fi
•Wedding Venue
•Full Buffet, A La Carte, Breakfast and Dinner
•Fully licenced Cocktail Bar
•Sparkling pool
•Relaxed personal service
From:
R399.50 pps

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Facilities & Services:

  • Babies
  • Children under 12 years
  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Pets only by Arrangement
  • Elderly
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Limited Room Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Conference facilities
  • Wedding facilities
  • Team Building
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Restaurant
  • Cots available
  • Internet Access
  • Tourism Information Desk
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa / Zulu
  • Games Room
  • Communal Television
  • Swimming Pool
  • Communal Satellite TV


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Nestled in Birdswood, with superb thatched lodges in a parklike setting, Woodpecker Inn offers peace and tranquility in a friendly African atmosphere, within minutes of Richards Bay Airport and centre of town.

Woodpecker Inn boasts 40 en-suite / airconditioned bedrooms decorated in fresh country fabrics with television, desk, fridge and hot beverage corner. You can opt for an elegantly appointed en-suite bedroom or the luxury of a self-catering lodge with six, seven, eight or nine en-suite rooms either of which promises total comfort.

Woodpecker Inn Activities:

Around Richards Bay...
Woodpecker Inn offers the comforts of country living in the heart of town and is the perfect base from which to explore the vast beauty of the North Coast and its coastal plains.

Places to visit:

•Umfolozi and Hluhluwe Game Reserves - Big 5
•St Lucia - Crocodile Sanctuary and Snake Park. Estuary boat ride.(Hippo, crocodile and bird viewing)
•St Lucia World Heritage site
•Shakaland - Authentic Zulu Village
•Dumazulu - Traditional Zulu Village
•Bonamanzi Game Park
•Industrial Tours
•Tusk Umfolozi Casino

Weekends:

•Hunting expeditions
•Night drives and weekend trails in game reserves
•Scuba diving - Sodwana
•Personalised adventure tours can be arranged if booked well in advance
•Deep sea fishing
•Golf at Richards Bay Country club

Whether on business or as a guest in our beautiful country, you will be enchanted by Woodpecker's idyllic ambience, attention to detail and personal service.

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Sub-Tropical weather, hot and semi-cold.

Health & Climate:

Winter is about betwen 14 - 16 deg. C in the morning. In the heat of the day it may reach up to 23 degrees celius.

Summer about 23 deg. C in the morning and between 30 to 37 degrees celcius during the day.

Woodpecker Inn Guest Review

Average Guest Rating: 
  5.0 out of 5 based on 1 review.


Arriving at the guest house we were tired, traveling all the way from Joburg. Almost immediately we were showed to our rooms, where we soon found out that as a family our rooms will be right next to each other. The youngest member of our family is disabled - because of this we were asked if we would like to move to rooms closer to the pool and also more spacious. Taking our youngest sibling into consideration without us requesting so - very grateful for that! Services were very good, rooms cleaned every morning. Staff very friendly, assisting with food orders, delivering it to our room every night, doing our laundry quickly so we could be ready for the day (as the weather didn't help with drying). The sparkling pool provided hours of entertainment! We enjoyed the curious monkeys hanging around in the mornings, watching us as we took a morning walk. Then our car broke down! The staff at the guest house assisted us in making arrangements to pick up the car in a few days time, as soon as we are able to do so - again friendly, patient service! You are much appreciated staff at Woodpecker Inn.
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 Reviewed by vicky marks over a year ago

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