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.
We visited the battlefields in September 2017, the hotel is situated right in the area. Beautiful location on the Buffalo river, right at the drift. Charles, the owner, is very knowledgable on the area and its history.
My daughter and I spent three glorious nights here at the beginning of April. I drove down from Johannesburg-a lovely drive-without any problems and easily found the hotel, following google maps. The gravel roads are fine for an ordinary hire car. On arrival we were...More
We have just spent two nights at the Rorke's Drift Hotel and I cannot recommend this hotel enough. The location is stunning on their banks of the Buffalo River just a 10 minute walk from Rorke's Drift. The staff are friendly and welcoming and the...More
This is a lovely hotel: near-excellence but not for families with children. Its location is one of the finest in Africa: an amazing view from the banks of the Buffalo River across to rural African life. The accommodation is simpler than some but that makes...More
Response from Snapsh0t, Owner at Rorke's Drift HotelResponded 27 April 2017
We are so sorry that your family did not enjoy their visit in spite of our best efforts. Some local lodges do not take children under 12 but we do not place any restriction on parents and feel that they need all the help they...More
I last visited Rorkes Drift in 2009 and the nearest accommodation was in Dundee. It was a pleasant surprise to see that a new hotel at Rorkes Drift had opened. The rooms are clean and comfortable with good views of the surrounding area. The comfortable...More
TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.
Things to do
US$178 - US$519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Non-Smoking Rooms ,
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with South African Hotels so you can book your Rorke's Drift Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Response from Snapsh0t | Property representative |
We regret that the Hotel does not have wifi but we are able to offer the use of a computer with internet connection for guests' use. We do enjoy a good Vodacom service which can access 3g for mobile comms.
Response from Nosipho M | Property representative |
You will find our standard menus on the Hotel Information listing on the Reservations page.
We normally offer a table d'hote menu for supper with the option of a choice from the a la carte for the main course.