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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    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

    Reviewed 5 February 2016

    Good place to stay for exploring the area either on foot or by car.The staff at reception were very helpful giving us instructions of where to walk locally and places of interest to visit by car. There are also daily guided walks available. The rooms...More

    2  Thank Holidaymakerx2
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 February 2016

    Thanks for posting your review of your Montusi Experience. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. We hoe the rest of your trip was delightful. Kind regards, Lindsay

    Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

    Spent three nights here - and the rain arrived with us - much appreciated by the locals but less so by us! However the comfortable accommodation, friendly staff, and relaxed atmosphere in this family run lodge was much appreciated. The setting is amazing although perhaps...More

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

    Thank you, thank you for bringing the rain! It was a great relief for us to get the moisture...your sacrifice was definitely appreciated:) We are really pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, despite the weather and hope you will be able to return...More

    Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

    We stayed for 3 nights in a double bedroom family chalet. The view over the Amphitheatre was just amazing. The lodge layout is very spacious and providing enough privacy between the chalets. The service was very friendly and the food absolutely delicious. We enjoyed hikes...More

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

    Dear Tanja, Thanks for spending part of your precious December holiday at Montusi. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. Now that there is some water in the rivers, we hope you will be able to return for a refreshing river...More

    Reviewed 22 December 2015

    We loved the stunning view of the mountains from our cottage patio and from the grounds of the lodge. The cottage was comfortable and well equipped. The meals were excellent with a choice of dishes and attentive service from delightful staff. There are excellent walks...More

    Thank jan875
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 February 2016

    It is always a morale boost to receive a review like this. Thank you for including Montusi in your holiday. We have passed your comments onto the staff. We are happy that you enjoyed the hikes, despite there being so little water around. We are...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$284 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
    • Also Known As
    • Montusi Mountain Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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    Neuwe M
    1 May 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
    15 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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    "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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    "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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