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Durnsford's Lodge

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Johannesburg, California
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The best place to stay in Ladysmith. Good food, friendly staff and green gardens. Conference facilities available. Rooms equiped with Hairdryer, TV, Tea & coffee plus mosquoto machine. These people really thought of everything making your stay even more comfortable.

1Thank Rentiakruger
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The lodge is very clean, neat, and quiet (even the guinea fowl seem to be quieter here than elsewhere!). Dinner on the evening is simply brilliant and the care and attention to detail is very evident. There is a good variety for breakfast with your choice of eggs and sides along with cereals, yoghurt, fruit coffee, etc. If you require...

1Thank Rob G
South Africa
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We stayed over for only one night on business. The room was very clean, the bathroom spacious and the water really hot, which is good in winter! The linen were of good quality, the matress like new. Breakfast was excellent (try the sausage) and the staff friendly. Safe parking. If I could make a suggestion, it would be to get...

1Thank europeholidays
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Staying overnight from a business trip. Lovely surroundings and a pleasant stay. The view is lovely on a very nice size property. The staff are very friendly indeed. The rooms are spacious with full DSTV options.

1Thank Connie D
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2015

This lovely guest house is situated in a suburb of Ladysmith and I can honestly say in 35+ years of travel its one of the best places I have ever stayed in. The food was delicious and what was great was the long table that single people were invited to sit at and feel part of the group. The rooms...

1Thank Richard H
Mpumalanga, South Africa
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The stay at Durnford lodge was pleasant, very nice place, personel very friendly, breakfast was great.... A perfect stay over for the night........we will call again when we travel and pass Ladysmith for sure........ DANIE AND SONJA POTGIETER

1Thank Potgieter2015
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 2 June 2015

My stay was amazing! Pity was for one night only. I would've loved to explore this property. The area is spacious and comfortable room. The very best fruit salad for breakfast! Was the perfect start to a kick busy day!

1Thank Lecelin
Reviewed 22 October 2014

This sweet little dwelling is a place where you feel as comfortable as you do in your own home. Its the perfect spot for a business trip and I wouldn't mind staying there should I ever need to do so with the family. I have stayed there a few times already and the service is always so warm and welcoming....

1Thank Yolandé Y
Cape Town
Reviewed 6 November 2013

Durnford lodge is a simply furnished guest house/ B&B offering "home away from home" accommodation. The room I stayed in toward the front of the property served its purpose. It had a television with a satisfactory choice of channels, free wifi, hairdryer and en-suite bathroom with bath and shower. The mattress was ok (perhaps needs to be turned), linen perfectly...

Thank Daniel-CPT

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Additional Information about Durnsford's Lodge

Address: 28 Francis Drive | Egerton, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ladysmith
Hotel Class:4 star — Durnsford's Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Rooms 1 - 4 are a bit further from the road and can therefore be quieter.”
robg959, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the garden and pool area.”
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richardhB1786LN, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Perhaps ask for a room toward the back of the property. One can hear the traffic in the front rooms. Noises from the kitchen/ bar area may disturb guests staying in one of the rooms in the main house.”
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Daniel-CPT, 6 Nov 2013 | Read review
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