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5.0 out of 5

"Such an amazing experience, we loved every minute. The food was lovely and tge itinerary was well paced and relaxed. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 21 Dec 2020

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Hotel Description

At Jamala Wildlife Lodge you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of National Zoo and Aquarium and Lake Burley Griffin. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free daily breakfast.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and all 18 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi, iPod docks, and sitting areas. Pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and bathrobes. DVD players, minibars, and separate bathtubs and showers are also available.

This hotel has free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and concierge services. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a terrace, and a garden. Each morning free full breakfast is offered between 7 AM and 9 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Molonglo Valley hotel include National Convention Centre and Commonwealth Park.

Meerkat Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$1,273* Per night/room 12 Feb. - 13 Feb.

Grand Shark Suite (Shark and Hyena Feeding experience)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Meerkat Suite

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.SofaBed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Reef Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Giraffe Tree House

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Wild Encounter Room (Meet a Cheetah experience for 2)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Jamala Wildlife Lodge ratings based on 44 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Jamala Wildlife Lodge

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5 out of 5
Such an amazing experience, we loved every minute. The food was lovely and tge itinerary was well paced and relaxed.

Posted by on 21 Dec. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Dec. 2020

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5 out of 5
Loved everything about this place. Staff and service was exceptional.

Posted by on 8 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Everything was better than expected and will more than likely return to do it all again

Posted by , from Brisbane on 28 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
The decor was amazing, being surrounded by the animals and the staff was really friendly

Posted by on 16 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
access was good for all both healthy and disabled. well sign posted. easy to negotiate.

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
Wotif’s service was poor but the property’s service was excellent.

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5
It was a fabulous experience, the customer service was excellent, the food was exceptional Would definitely recommend

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Very unique hotel that’s gets the balance perfect between luxury and environmental awareness. It is a must for animal lovers, and even those living in canberra

Posted by , from Canberra on 22 Dec. 2019

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at Jamala Wildlife Lodge. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Molonglo Valley hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2015
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) (14.2 km / 8.8 mi)
  • Train station: Kingston Canberra Station (9.6 km / 5.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

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.

  • Sitting area
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • International calls (free)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Guests are served free full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9 AM.

Jamala Wildlife Lodge has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 3:00 PM

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.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 6:30 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

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.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Jamala Wildlife Lodge

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. 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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Minimum guest age is 6
  • Caters to adults only
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Hotel Names

  • 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 Molonglo Valley
  • Jamala Wildlife Lodge Hotel Molonglo Valley

You should know

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 6 years old aren't allowed.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
  • Alcohol isn't allowed at Jamala Wildlife Lodge.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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