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Reviewed 6 March 2011

We arrived at the meeting point without much hope as you have to do 12 km in a very broken street, but as soon as we got there we discovered we had to go down the valley with two horses. That has been great. Our guide Sipho was so friendly and nice and while riding we could ask all the...

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Reviewed 30 March 2009

My wife, two close friends and I stayed here for two nights en route between St. Lucia and Johannesburg. Our friends had been to Simunye before and had regaled us with tales of a genuine, cheese-free Zulu experience, along with excellent food and quirky, cozy accommodation. However, though the staff were faultless and we all enjoyed our stay immensely, it...

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Reviewed 21 March 2009

I have been to SA many times and have stayed at Symunye many times. I have found the experience at Simunye to always be great. As for things to do there are many towns to visit as well as craft shops etc. At my request I have been given massage therapy, trips to local weddings and coming of age ceremony's....

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Reviewed 15 January 2009

We stayed for 2 very long nights at Simunya as part of a 3 week trip round South Africa. Brits out there, listen up! It was the single most uncomfortable and unpleasant part of our whole trip and only bit I would have happily cancelled. Beautiful setting in a deep valley, stunning Zulu village and interesting roundels to stay in...

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Address: 18 km from Melmoth on the D256, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Simunye Zulu Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Do not book at this lodge at all!!!!!!!!”
yvonneloubser, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The older, smaller rooms are nearer the guest dining pavilion. We liked our newer room very much.”
JWO51, 22 Jul 2011 | Read review
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