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Overview of Jamala Wildlife Lodge

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Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, pool loungers
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, minibar

Jamala Wildlife Lodge

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNational Arboretum Canberra4 min drive
  • Popular LocationRoyal Australian Mint5 min drive
  • Popular LocationTelstra Tower11 min drive
  • AirportCanberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.)21 min drive

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Capuchin Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 36 sq m
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Wild Encounter Room (Meet a Cheetah experience for 2)

4/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • River view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Giraffe Tree House

5/5 guest room rating
  • 38 sq m
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Reef Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 35 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Meerkat Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 38 sq m
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Meerkat Suite

5/5 guest room rating
  • 70 sq m
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Sofa Beds and 2 King Beds

Grand Shark Suite (Shark and Hyena Feeding experience)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 80 sq m
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 King Bed, 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

About this area


Located in Canberra, Jamala Wildlife Lodge is in a rural area. National Museum of Australia and National Gallery of Australia are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Canberra Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Canberra Stadium or Manuka Oval.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lake Burley Griffin - 2 min walk
  • National Arboretum Canberra - 4 min drive
  • Royal Australian Mint - 5 min drive
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens - 7 min drive
  • Telstra Tower - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Kingston Canberra Station - 15 min drive
  • Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) - 21 min drive


  • Red Brick Espresso - 5 min drive
  • Yarralumla Halal Pide House - 5 min drive
  • Farmers Daughter - 5 min drive
  • Bentham Street Bar N Pizzas - 5 min drive
  • Beess & Co - 5 min drive

About this property

Jamala Wildlife Lodge

4-star, adults-only hotel, walk to National Zoo and Aquarium
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a coffee shop/café. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business centre, concierge services and a garden are on-site. All 18 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Flat-screen TVs with cable channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
Jamala Wildlife Lodge offers 18 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and DVD players. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has 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 a separate bath and shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones; local, long-distance and international calls are all complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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 or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
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Frequently asked questions

Does Jamala Wildlife Lodge have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
How much does it cost to stay at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
As of 8 May 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Jamala Wildlife Lodge on 4 Jun. 2021 start from AU$1,600, including 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.
Is Jamala Wildlife Lodge pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
Check-in is from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Jamala Wildlife Lodge?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Jamala Wildlife Lodge located?
Situated in a rural location, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Lake Burley Griffin and National Zoo and Aquarium. National Arboretum Canberra and Telstra Tower are also within 3 miles (5 km).