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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    “horse riding” (29 reviews)
    “dining room” (21 reviews)
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    Reviewed 25 October 2015

    We spent a wonderful three nights at Montusi. It is in an absolute gorgeous setting with some of the best views my wife and I have ever seen. The staff are friendly and helpful, the food is wonderful and I have got to recommend a...More

    Thank Mikepani
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 December 2015

    This review really brought a smile to our faces:) Thanks so much for making time to visit Montusi, for enjoying your time here and for sharing your enjoyment with the world. We have passed on your coments to Shadrack - he really is a most...More

    Reviewed 19 October 2015

    Only 4 hours drive from Johannesburg airport Montusi Mountain Lodge was a perfect place to stay. Fantastic staff, warm welcome, great food, delightful accommodation and wonderful views. I can also recommend the back massage! We thoroughly enjoyed our 4 nights here.More

    1  Thank Wallsley
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 25 October 2015

    A smile appeared on my dile to read your impression of our lodge! Thanks very much for your acknowledgement. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and the whole team managed to give you are great start to your holiday! We...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2015

    We stayed for 3 days in one of the self catering chalets. The house was fantastic - very spacious and clean, well equipped and with a beautiful view on the surrounding mountains. The entire lodge is in very good conditions and the staff was very...More

    Thank Andreas B
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 21 October 2015

    Dear Andreas, Thanks for posting this review of your time in the Montusi Self-Catering Cottages. We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your visit and made use of the activities on offer. The horse-riding is a great way for non-hikers to see...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2015

    amazing place very well set out with really smart staff friendly and good food, the family/owners are hands on and really lovely people to talk to, I could not fault this place from buildings to surroundings all wonderful .. good luck girls with your future...More

    Thank Thebones766
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

    Such a smile on our faces from reading your review of Montusi. It was an absolute joy to meet you both and share our mountains with you. Thanks very very much for firstly including Montusi in your itinerary, secondly enjoying it and thirdly sharing your...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

    A cozy fireplace in a large and clean hut, good food and friendly people. Great to do a short hike from here or go into the very close by park for longer hikes. No internet in the huts but wireless is available near the reception.More

    Thank Wolfgang N
    Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

    Dear Wolfgang, What a lovely piece to read! We are always delighted to receive positive feedback and really appreciate you taking the time to post this review. We do pride ourselves on the cleanliness of our lodge and it is great when people notice this!...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$248 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
    • Also Known As
    • Montusi Mountain Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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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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    "Cottages at the front like number 9 have uninterrupted views"
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    "Near the main lodge is nice when walking to the restaurant in the dark"
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    "All seemed the same high quality"
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    "All rooms are in beautiful suite cottages which are set apart and no noise at all!! Almost too quiet!"
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