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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 240 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A perfect hide out for a relaxing time. The food was amazing, really great. The setting of this lodge in front of the Drakensberg was stunning. First we thought we will take a trip into the National Parks, but we enjoyed the lodge so much,...More

    Thank RudiBou
    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Drove there straight from OT in Johannesburg. Took exactly four hours. There's lots to do but we did nothing but chill for a couple of days. First class food in the middle of absolutely nowhere. Excellent and friendly staff. Spacious suite. A bit faded, but...More

    Thank veronique h
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 12 July 2017

    Dear Veronique, Our 300th Review! We've been waiting to see who it would be:) Thanks for your post. We are so pleased you found it to be a restful and peaceful experience and that the food was delicious too. All the best, Lindsay

    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    We had an amazing time in this stunning lodge. The cabin was beautifully appointed and what a view to wake up to every morning. Found ourselves waking early just to ensure that we could watch the sunrise - not easy getting out of that big...More

    Thank frog0101
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 July 2017

    Dear Frog, Thanks so much for spending part of your South African holiday with us. It was an absolute pleasure to host you. Thank you too for sharing your happy experience with this TA commuinity. We wish you all the very best, Lindsay

    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    The location of the lodge is great - set on the mountain side, there are plenty of places to walk with some clearly signposted paths created by the lodge. For those active people, the lodge can organize a trip to walk up to the amphitheater...More

    Thank AdamP03
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 26 June 2017

    Dear Adam, It was such a pleasure to host you guys during your time in the mountains. Well done for completing the Amphitheatre hike. It really is a wonderful outing, if quite a demanding day out. We hope to welcome you bck again some time!...More

    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    You probably come to this place for the views of the mountains and you wont be disappointed. When we arrived we were greeted by a very friendly lady (who also checked us out) but sadly she was the only person working there who really wanted...More

    1  Thank JohnUK10
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 4 June 2017

    Hi John, Thanks for taking the time to post this review. Obviously it is very disappointing that we failed you (3 out of 5 is a serious blow to our expectations). I'm happy to read that your check in and out was a friendly affair....More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$268 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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    • Montusi Mountain Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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    Traveller (243)
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    Neuwe M
    30 April 2017|
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    Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
    Dear Neuwe, Thanks for your question. We do local shuttles (within a 30km radius of Montusi). Long distance transport is best organised in advance with a transfer company (The Baz Bus, Golf Got Your Tours and Transfers... More
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    827wilnac
    14 October 2016|
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    Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
    Nope. It's tar all the way:)
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    Whirly1
    4 May 2016|
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    Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
    Hi Whirly, I hope this answer isn't too late. There are many amazing hiking opportunities in the area at and around Montusi Mountain Lodge. Depending on the duration of your visit, I would recommend doing the guided... More
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    "Our room was on the South side overlooking fields. Perfectly restful."
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    "We stayed in Room 18 (two bedroom suite) that had a nice view of the Drakensberg Amphitheatre."
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    "Room 14, limited wifi. Good wifi on the terrace with STUNNING (not 4 star!) panoramic views."
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    "Request suites in the new section with mountain views"
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