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“self catering”(21 reviews)
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“honesty bar”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

The accommodation is best described as delightful rustic charm in a beautiful setting. One very much feels a personal guest and the formula of meals in your private lodge works very well. The food was excellent. Overall a thoroughly relaxing and enjoyable environment - wish...More

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Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to rate us and write such a fabulous review. It is much appreciated and we hope that we will see you again in the future.

Reviewed 12 February 2017

We stayed at Rorke's Drift for 2 nights in February and found it first class. We loved the accommodation. Everything was thought through and we cannot fault it. Paul is nothing short of encyclopaedic as far as his knowledge of the battlefields is concerned and...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for a super review and taking the time to write it. Max, our ageing protector has crept into the heart of many of our guests almost all of who would like to pack him in their suitcases and take him home. It was...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

First the access road /farm track . We had a VW Polo Vivo and negotiated the 5kms track easily. It was wet and had rained on and off for two days when we drove back on it but the base is solid. There are some...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for this very useful review and thanks for taking the time to write it. Even though your visit was very wet - very unusual in the last year - we hope that it was enjoyable enough to lure you back again for another...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights. Overall very good and very friendly staff. Only complaint was the accommodation, it was really nice but not suitable for a 70+ couple. Lounge and dining area great. Bedroom "challenging". Separate from living area, up flight of stairs outside...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am sorry you didn't see Michael Cain but he does occasionally leave for other commitments (wink, wink). Thank you too for highlighting the configuration of our unit Kubili. On our website we specifically recommend...More

Reviewed 25 November 2016

A great place for a stopover, especially for any historians!. Very friendly and knowledgeable hosts. Beautifully kept and nothing is any trouble. Beware of the long drive - not for the fainthearted. Make sure you order the meals at the Lodge as nothing else is...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 18 March 2017

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

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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US$62 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$62 - US$197 (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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"We stayed in Lodge 5 which ahd panoramic views of the surrounding countryside"
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