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.

Ridgeview Lodge

Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (4)
Certificate of Excellence
About
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Certificate of Excellence
Durban's leading, triple award winning, 4 star graded, owner managed guest house...Situated high on the Berea ridge with panoramic city port views, swimming pool, pub, secure parking and peaceful surroundings. Bedrooms en-suite, air con, TV, safety deposit, refreshments. Close to restaurants, golf, shopping, 25 minutes away from the airport, Free Wi-Fi connection. Entabeni & St Augustine hospitals are around the corner with Natal University down the road. Hospitality at its best
Read more
Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Show more
Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS
Reviews & more
152Reviews
56Photos
1Q+A
14Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 108
  • 32
  • 9
  • 1
  • 2
Time of year
Traveller type
Language
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Stayed at Ridgeview for a week. The owners are hands on and always willing to help. Morning and evening chats about exploring the world makes this lodge feel like home. Excellent company, great breakfast and just all round comfortable stay.
Read more
Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview Lodge
Responded 1 week ago
Craig, Happy New Year, many thanks for the online review, sure is greatly appreciated for the effort taken. It sure is very gratifying to read that you enjoyed your stay and that you felt at home. We look forward to hosting you during 2019, go well Best Regards Gary & Tosca
Read more
I would totally recommend not only for the 2 reasons above but for their care of us. Our host drove my husband back the the restaurant where I left behind my mobile. We did not ask but he immediately pulled out his car and they were back in no time with my mobile. Gary and
Read more
Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview Lodge
Responded Nov. 7, 2018
Greetings Candice and Brad, wonderful to hear from you, thanks for posting a fabulous review, we are grateful for your comments and that you enjoyed your stay with us, yes, in this industry we always put our guest first, it takes the stress out of the holiday mishap situation. Keep well, take care......G&T
Read more
Ridgeview Lodge is beautifully located with spectacular views, the honesty bar is a lovely touch, it is clean and comfortable. Magda, the manager, is a concerned and lovely host and the staff helpful, discreet and friendly. But there is a structural meanness that permeates
Read more
Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview Lodge
Responded Oct. 24, 2018
Greetings Clare, many thanks for staying at Ridgeview, for reporting on your concerns on the facilities and product qualitiy you found to be below your expectations and requirements. We will most certainly attend to and amend those concerning problem areas wherever possible.and investigate the use of alternative products You are most welcome to phone me if you'd like to discuss your visit to Ridgeview Lodge. I do hope that we will have the pleasure of hosting you again and meeting you Best Regards Gary
Read more
Nestled on Loudoun Road on the slope of Entabeni hills, we could not imagine a lodge so idyllically situated, with a beautiful view on the Durban Harbour. Ridgeview Lodge ticked all of our boxes and was even beyond our expectations. Chosen for its proximity to Entabeni
Read more
Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview Lodge
Responded Jul. 25, 2018
Greetings M Preshnee, many thanks for the review, fantastic to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, go safely and take care Gary & Tosca
Read more
Needed somewhere close to the hospital as didn't want to travel. Found the owners and staff friendly and the lodge clean. Fantastic breakfast Couldn't fault anything and well worth the money. Will stay again
Read more
Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Response from Gary O, Owner at Ridgeview Lodge
Responded Jul. 25, 2018
Thank you Mark, look forward to seeing you again.
Read more
Previous
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & Beach
View of Durban's harbor
Vue sur Durban lors d'une soirée pluvieuse
Photo provided by managementRidgeview Lodge
bedroom 1 smaller sized room double bed room with city views, opens onto the veranda and garde
Photo provided by managementRidgeview Lodge
bedroom 2 , 2 x single beds or king size bed, can add a single bed
Photo provided by managementRidgeview Lodge
bedroom 3, queen size bed
PreviousNext
123
"I got room number 1 with an excellent view over the bay and harbour."
"We chose one of the separate garden rooms which gave us more privacy"
"Room 1 with stunning harbor view"
"If the price was somehow lower then any room will do!"
"Room 1 has the best view, somewhat smaller but still big enough for a tall guy like me :-)"
PreviousNext
123
PRICE RANGE
US$71 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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