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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average3%
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“horse riding”(32 reviews)
“dining room”(22 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a few days at Montusi last week with our two daughters (22 and 23) and had an wonderful time. The family cottage was very spacious and comfortable with a terrace overlooking the grazing horses and distant views of the Amphitheatre. We spent a...More

Thank MrsL6
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for your lovely review of your time at Montusi! It was such a pleasure to host your family. thank you for trying all the activities on offer:) We hope to welcome you back again for more adventures! Kind regards, Lindsay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove to Montusi Lodge in the pouring rain from Johannesburg airport (about 3.5 hours). Despite everything being wet and grey our welcome by the owners was warm and friendly. We had a perfect little cottage and settled in in front of the open (gas)...More

Thank Basilthecat85
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 days ago

What a treat to read this review:) Thank you for loving Montusi. It is always a joy to share these magical mountains. We have had excellent rains this season and so the rivers are still full and the waterfalls still flowing, even though the air...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Montusi Lodge is just wonderful on so many levels, not least for the effort that the owners put into making your stay a comfortable and memorable one. First off this is very much a boutique hotel in the most stupendous setting. The accommodation is in...More

Thank macgd016
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for your kind and extensive review of your time at Montusi. I'm so happy that you found it all marvellous. It is a huge perk of this business that we get to meet and host folk like yourselves:) You effort in congratulating...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Montusi provided the ideal start to our South Africa trip. We stayed in one of the comfortable cottages, which would have been great if you were self catering, although we actually took our (excellent) meals in the main hotel. The cottage decor was perhaps a...More

Thank worldenough
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for choosing to spend part of your great South African Adventure with us. Montusi is a great spot to start a trip around the country from because it offers just enough quiet to settle the travel vibrations and start the transition into...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We first visited Montusi in South African winter when the scenery was hidden by cloud and mist. This time, in late summer, the setting was overwhelmingly beautiful. We were a group of 4 in a two bedroom lodge with two bathrooms. The accommodation could not...More

Thank frein
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for returning to Montusi for a second visit! It really is a completely different landscape in Summer and Winter, so you have now seen all the faces of our valley:) Thanks too for acknowledging the special menus. The chefs do work...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
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Price range
US$282 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$282 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (287)
Room & Suite (100)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Neuwe M
30 April 2017|
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Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
Dear Neuwe, Thanks for your question. We do local shuttles (within a 30km radius of Montusi). Long distance transport is best organised in advance with a transfer company (The Baz Bus, Golf Got Your Tours and Transfers... More
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W C
14 October 2016|
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Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
Nope. It's tar all the way:)
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Whirly1
4 May 2016|
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Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
Hi Whirly, I hope this answer isn't too late. There are many amazing hiking opportunities in the area at and around Montusi Mountain Lodge. Depending on the duration of your visit, I would recommend doing the guided... More
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"All individual lodges are excellent."
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"All rooms are good and near to the main hotel"
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"Cottages at the front like number 9 have uninterrupted views"
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"Near the main lodge is nice when walking to the restaurant in the dark"
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