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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          US$288
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          1 week ago
          “Beautiful setting, freindly staff, great food, very relaxing”
          4 weeks ago
          “Our favourite place ”
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          Reviewed 8 October 2015

          We stayed for 3 days in one of the self catering chalets. The house was fantastic - very spacious and clean, well equipped and with a beautiful view on the surrounding mountains. The entire lodge is in very good conditions and the staff was very...More

          Thank Andreas B
          Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 22 October 2015

          Dear Andreas, Thanks for posting this review of your time in the Montusi Self-Catering Cottages. We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your visit and made use of the activities on offer. The horse-riding is a great way for non-hikers to see...More

          Reviewed 4 October 2015

          amazing place very well set out with really smart staff friendly and good food, the family/owners are hands on and really lovely people to talk to, I could not fault this place from buildings to surroundings all wonderful .. good luck girls with your future...More

          Thank Thebones766
          Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

          Such a smile on our faces from reading your review of Montusi. It was an absolute joy to meet you both and share our mountains with you. Thanks very very much for firstly including Montusi in your itinerary, secondly enjoying it and thirdly sharing your...More

          Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

          A cozy fireplace in a large and clean hut, good food and friendly people. Great to do a short hike from here or go into the very close by park for longer hikes. No internet in the huts but wireless is available near the reception.More

          Thank Wolfgang N
          Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

          Dear Wolfgang, What a lovely piece to read! We are always delighted to receive positive feedback and really appreciate you taking the time to post this review. We do pride ourselves on the cleanliness of our lodge and it is great when people notice this!...More

          Reviewed 25 September 2015

          This was one of our top 3 accommodations in South Africa. We booked last second with Montusi Mountain Lodge since it was weather depending for how long we wanted to stay in Drakensberg. Unfortunately Montusi was fully booked so we could only stay for one...More

          Thank Kevin M
          Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

          Dear Kevin, Thanks you so much for your review of the Montusi Self-Catering Cottages! The cottages are actually private holiday homes that we let out on behalf of the individual owners. They work very well as the owners use them often and so keep them...More

          Reviewed 17 September 2015

          Montusi is in the most stunning location with superb views of the Amphitheatre and very close to Royal Natal Park. We were upgraded to a two-bedroom suite which was very comfortable and we loved the small outside area. The pool is beautiful with great views...More

          Thank lazygirl78
          Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 September 2015

          Thanks for taking the time to review your time at Montusi. We are glad that you enjoyed the upgraded suite, location, hiking and pool. We are looking forward to the summer months when the pool will provide a perfect refresh after a nice hot hike....More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$277 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Neuwe M
          Do you have shuttles for guests without private transport? Or are there minibuses from Ladysmith to the lodge?
          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
          Do we have to travel on a gravel road to get to you?
          14 October 2016|
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          Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
          Nope. It's tar all the way:)
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          Whirly1
          We are in our 60's and have done some hiking. What trails do you recommend for us?
          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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          Room Tips
          "We stayed in Room 18 (two bedroom suite) that had a nice view of the Drakensberg Amphitheatre."
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          "Room 14, limited wifi. Good wifi on the terrace with STUNNING (not 4 star!) panoramic views."
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          "Request suites in the new section with mountain views"
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          "Newer rooms are excellent but suspect all are of a good standard"
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