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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    5/11/20176/11/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    • Excellent79%
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    • Average3%
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    “horse riding” (29 reviews)
    “dining room” (20 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 18 March 2016

    This is one of the best managed properties in South Africa- faultless. All the staff are charming, the accommodation immaculate and of course the views unbeatable. Have to say as well that the chef is very talented

    Thank paulrichardbradshaw
    Response from Lindsay C, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 21 March 2016

    :) What a happy face you have given us all. Thanks so much for your comments. We are so chuffed that the boxes have all been ticked! We have enjoyed hosting you and hope the rest of your trip will be delightful. Kind regards, Lindsay

    Reviewed 8 March 2016

    A great experience - wonderful situation, lots of activities available, very good food. Particularly enjoyed the horse riding in spectacular surroundings. Excellent hiking with great local guides, A really well-run family lodge. Can't wait to return.More

    Thank Phil280
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 21 March 2016

    Just what we hope to achieve - an experience that creates happy memories for all who visit. We are so lucky to be in a situation where we can offer many activities right fro the lodge. Thanks very much for sharing your positive energy! We...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2016

    We booked an extra night here! The photos are exactly as the room looked. It was quiet and peaceful, the riding facility not as good as others I have been too, but friendly enough staff non the less. The food perhaps let the establishment down...More

    Thank IsabelleDerbyshireUK
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 21 March 2016

    Thank you very much for posting about your experience. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We will continue to work on our consistency so that hopefully we can always achieve "excellent". We are so lucky to be able to "live here forever" and...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

    The location is fantastic and the walks around the property are beautifully laid out and great to have on the doorstep. The rooms are very comfortable and everything works, but I would have loved a bit of individuality in the rooms. We really felt that...More

    Thank Snoot
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 29 February 2016

    Ouch! This review was quite painful to read, but we thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit. I have to say that differing decor-tastes are very hard to accommodate: you felt the lounge to be "unfriendly" where we find...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2016

    We went to the Drakensbergen for some hiking and based on comments by friends we stayed at this hotel. It is placed in a most beautiful spot with a breathtaking view of the amphitheatre. For decent hiking you do need to count on some serious...More

    Thank Janil
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 February 2016

    Dear Janil, Thanks for taking the time to post this review of your time at Montusi. I have to admit, that a three out of five is quite disheartening for us (the owner family) as we do strive for fives, however we take your comments...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$257 - US$353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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    • Montusi Mountain Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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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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    827wilnac
    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 seemed the same high quality"
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    "All rooms are in beautiful suite cottages which are set apart and no noise at all!! Almost too quiet!"
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    "Our room was on the South side overlooking fields. Perfectly restful."
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    "We stayed in Room 18 (two bedroom suite) that had a nice view of the Drakensberg Amphitheatre."
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