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Reviewed 14 May 2016

My wife and I walked into Montusi reception at 4pm last November and a middle aged woman at reception greeted us as if we'ed known each other for ages. Jean is the consummate professional host. She knows the hospitality business backwards and it shows through...More

Thank MGM1954
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 22 June 2016

Jean is the centre of Montusi. We are so lucky to have her energy and experience. She has made Montusi what it is and is slowly imparting her knowledge onto us, her daughters. I'm so glad she made such an impression on you:) Thanks for...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016

The surroundings of this peacefull place is stunning. Looking out on the mountains, zipping a cocktail on the side of the swimmingpool, what a life!! The garden suite is actually a stand alone rondavel (a round house) with carport, large bathroom, livingroom and bedroom. You...More

Thank bonny m
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

Dear Bonny, Thanks so much for taking the time to post this review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time at Montusi and on the horses! The overnight trails are indeed very exciting, if a little scary, but you are right that the horses...More

Reviewed 15 April 2016

The setting is magnificent ,we stayed in both one of the older and one of the more modern suites and while on balance we would choose the more modern one they were both excellent. The service is first class and the kitchen is run by...More

Thank 364tilley
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

I had to have a little smile at "committed chef"...Sometimes we all feel like we need to be committed in one sense or another:) It is always lovely to host happy guests and we are really chuffed that you enjoyed your week with us. We...More

Reviewed 4 April 2016

Stayed three nights and were very impressed, really friendly and efficient check in, spotless and well laid out bungalow accommodation, food was well above average and served in very comfortable surroundings , plenty of activities on offer both in house and locally, we attended two...More

2  Thank Craig B
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

Thanks so much for your review of your three nights at Montusi. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time here and that you found us to be a friendly bunch. Engaging with guests is one of the highlights of this industry for us...More

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

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Free Internet
Breakfast included
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US$271 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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Nope. It's tar all the way:)
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Whirly1
4 May 2016|
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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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