We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Rorke's Drift Lodge

    off the P195, Rorke's Drift 3016, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (89)
          Room & Suite (40)
          Dining (3)
          Overview
          • Excellent79%
          • Very good18%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “paul garner” (23 reviews)
          “self catering” (19 reviews)
          Free Parking
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Laundry Service
          Paid Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Rorke's Drift hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "a0fc89f2578a4d0eb51aab8fbba06e5a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":594280,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"a0fc89f2578a4d0eb51aab8fbba06e5a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Rorke's Drift Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImEwZmM4OWYyNTc4YTRkMGViNTFhYWI4ZmJiYTA2ZTVhIiwiQUlLIjoiZDBjMDA2M2E2NDc4NDVjZjgxOGUyOTRiYjQxZDExYzQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (239)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 235 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          My son and I stayed at the Lodge as a jumping off point for a battlefield tour of the Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift sites. The spot is amazing, a secluded farm tucked up on the side of a hill with an incredible view, so peaceful....More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Thank 424shandyv
          Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for taking the time to write a great review. Much appreciated. We hope we see you again sometime.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          They tell you the access road is rough and this is true. In wet weather it would be impossible. Lodge 5 was reasonably comfortable but the kitchen area was very small with few facilities. We chose to have the delivered meals which were plentiful and...More

          Thank alders13
          Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We of course have to differ about the road being impassable in wet conditions as over the years it has proved that no one gets stuck if they follow the "rules"of the road. Also, thank...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We had been told that the road in to the Lodge was "interesting" but the weather was dry so in fact it wasn't really difficult - when you cross a dry riverbed the droll signs tell you you are nearly there but this doesn't prepare...More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Thank N6907ERlucyd
          Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for a very comprehensive and wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and we hope that we can welcome you back sometime.

          Reviewed 16 May 2017

          Excellent accommodation. Very clean ,very neat.Tranquil,pretty,peaceful.Very nice day tour to the battlefields with Paul. Excellent mid week break. Make sure u have a 4 wheel drive. Beautiful view from the accommodation. Also went on a nice walking trail created by the owners of Rorkes Drift.More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Thank 821vidyan
          Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Although we recommend that our guests use recommended vehicles - the information is given when you book - you do not strictly speaking need that 4 wheel drive. Just a vehicle with good ground clearance....More

          Reviewed 12 May 2017

          My wife and i stayed at Rorkes Drift Lodge on the 02 May for 3 nights there after, we did the tour with Paul, who's understanding of South African History put me to shame, and we did the hikes, thanks guys, found it difficult to...More

          Thank joeyn658
          Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for a great review. We hope that we will see you again sometime.

          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Microwave
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$82 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Rorke's Drift Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Rorke's Drift
          • Also Known As
          • Rorke`s Drift Hotel Rorke`s Drift
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (89)
          Room & Suite (40)
          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (62)
          Bathroom (3)
          Nearby
          Nearby Restaurants
          Battle Creek Spur Steak Ranch
          30 reviews
          36.93 km away
          Klets Cafe & Deli
          24 reviews
          72.98 km away
          Tranquili-tea
          8 reviews
          77.48 km away
          Golden Peak Spur Steak Ranch
          9 reviews
          73.27 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Fugitive's Drift
          63 reviews
          8.07 km away
          Nambiti Game Reservve
          175 reviews
          57.58 km away
          Blood River Heritage Site
          104 reviews
          30.52 km away
          Nambiti Game Conservancy
          82 reviews
          57.58 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          BushBaby181
          Hi. Your Lodge looks beautiful! We're planning a family trip in June / July 2016.( I like to plan ahead!) 2 Adults & 2 children 11 & 14. Do you think one of your self catering chalets would be suitable? We will hire a car from Durban - would you recommend a 4 WD to access your property? Would it be possible to give an approx. cost per night. Any other info you could provide would be very much appreciated. Kindest regards, Mel Manners
          6 August 2014|
          Answer
          Response from Rorke's L | Property representative |
          Dear Mel, Thank you for contacting us about your planned holiday.I take it the ages of the children is their future age and not their present age. Our self catering unit Kune would most likely be the most suitable if you... More
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "Do not use a sports vehicle that has a low suspension!"
          Read review
          "Ask for a lodge with a view"
          Read review
          "Kune unit is the best"
          Read review
          "If you have restricted movements call"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing