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5.0 out of 5

"Loved everything about this place. Staff and service was exceptional. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 08 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

At Jamala Wildlife Lodge you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Lake Burley Griffin and National Zoo and Aquarium. 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 bathrobes and slippers. 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.

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

Luxury Room Wild Encounter 1 (Check in by 2:30pm)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$1,227* Per night/room 5 Jun. - 6 Jun.

Grand Shark Suite (Shark and Hyena Feeding experience) (Check in by 2:30pm)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Wild Encounter 2 Bedroom Suite (Check in by 2:30pm)

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

Luxury Reef Room (Check in by 2:30pm)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Giraffe Tree House (Check in by 2:30pm)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Luxury Room Wild Encounter 2 (Meet a Cheetah experience for 2) (check in by 2:30pm)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Jamala Wildlife Lodge ratings based on 42 Verified Reviews

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Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Jamala Wildlife Lodge

Everyone (33) Couples (7) Family (3)
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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5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
Indoor staff were very thorough and professional. The outdoor staff extremely knowledgeable and engaging. Food was magnificent and rooms comfortable. An awesome day there. And recommend for family and friends.

Posted by on 21 Oct. 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. 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

Transport

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

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, 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
  • 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
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • 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 1:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 6:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 3:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 6:30 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 3:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

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. No onsite parking is available.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • No lifts
  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Minimum guest age is 6
  • Caters to adults only

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.
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