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Montusi Mountain Lodge

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  • Excellent79%
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“horse riding”(30 reviews)
“dining room”(22 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Taughtfull the litle notes in the room, the wheater for nexr day, the welcom. Diner was fine. The staff was briljant. They worked with plesure and hard. The horseride was lovely. The horses are well treaded and healty.More

Thank Natalie H
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Hi Natalie, Thank you very much for sharing your positive Montusi Experience! We are so happy to read that you enjoyed your time here and felt the warmth and welcome of our staff and environment. Thanks also for noticing the happy horses:) All the best,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lodge offers a wonderfully relaxing environment with views towards the Drakensburg mountains. The service and food were excellent. Guided walks were free, and available each morning. Or you could do self-guided walks along well marked trails. A nice swimming pool. All in all, a...More

Thank Ann H
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ann, Thanks for your lovely review of your time at Montusi. We are so happy to read that you enjoyed it. We hope to welcome you back again one day for more relaxation against the backdrop of the stunning Amphitheatre mountain! Kind regards, Lindsay

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Staying in Montusi lodge exceeded all our expectations. First of, the setting is stunning, with fantastic views on the splendid Drakensberg with the famous amphitheater in the background from basically anywhere in the lodge (our balcony, bedroom, dining area and swimming pool). The staff was...More

Thank bestregards f
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this awesome review of your time at Montusi. We are so pleased that you found it a warm and hospitable place - exactly what we strive for! The mountain biking and hiking is indeed expcetional. We are very lucky to...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018

Our three night stay at Montusi was an exceptional finale to a two week road trip through KwaZulu-Natal - now our new favorite destination in RSA after having exhausted Mpumalanga. The lodge has a beautiful setting in front of the mountains, with the Amphiteatre at...More

Thank Mohnomishe
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you so much for this awesome review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. It is an honour to share special times with our guests, particularly Christmas and New Year:) I must apologise that we failed to offer you a...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Set high on the hillside the cottages of the Lodge have wonderful views of the Amphitheatre and surrounding mountains. Sadly on two of our three days they were covered in mist and rain but it is a mountain venue and you should be prepared to...More

Thank Drew F
Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Drew, Thank you very much for sharing about your time at Montusi. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us, despite the very English weather! I too recommend a more-than-two-night stay as there is so much to do and not do...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
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US$286 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$286 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (9)
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Neuwe M
1 May 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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W C
15 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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