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Rorke's Drift Lodge

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“self catering”(19 reviews)
“spiral staircase”(12 reviews)
“honesty bar”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Spent one evening at Rorke’s Drift Lodge on 12th December after undertaking a Rorke’s Drift Battlefield Tour. The accommodation was excellent. We had great Braai facilities and the owners dog Max kept us company for part of our evening. In the morning we undertook a...More

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Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 20 December 2017

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

Reviewed 23 November 2017

The location of this lodge is well placed for a visit , particularly to the Rorke's Drift and Islandwana battle sites but also the many other battle sites in the area (e.g. Blood River). Finding the lodge is a little difficult, basically there is turning...More

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Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for such a comprehensive review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that sometime in the future we can welcome you back.

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Peaceful, tranquil accommodation off the beaten track. Excellent food. We stayed for 2 nights. The entrance road is fine, no issues driving a Toyota Corolla - we experienced much worse roads during our visit to S. Africa. Day trip of Battlefield was v enjoyable, although...More

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Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 20 December 2017

Thanks for the great review and mentioning that your car easily made it up to our place. We apologise that you had no hot water and there is no reason why - the hot water geezers are on all the time. We will investigate. The...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

A perfect choice for a visit to Isandwana and Rorkes Drift battlefields. Family run by a very friendly and interesting family. Paul’s day long tour was excellent. Our apartment was huge and superbly equipped. We self catered, slept soundly and wished we were staying longer!...More

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Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for a wonderfully positive review. We appreciate your feedback. We hope that you will consider visiting us again sometime in the future.

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Visited with family member specifically to attend battle field field tour. I have done such a tour with another establishment. Firstly accommodation. Very clean, everything you need, very comfortable. Staff are more than helpful. Food great, have to order in advance of visit. It is...More

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Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 19 November 2017

Thank you so much for such a comprehensive review. And thank you for pointing out the highlights of your stay. Many of our guests are amazed at what they see and hear on their battlefield trips. We enjoy sharing our passion for Africa and hope...More

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Free Parking
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US$96 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$96 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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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
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