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Rorke's Drift Lodge

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average2%
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“self catering”(19 reviews)
“spiral staircase”(12 reviews)
“honesty bar”(8 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent 2 nights stay. Well looked after by the staff who served us high quality food in our well equipped rooms. Peaceful location with breathtaking views with lots of birds and wild life around. Very comprehensive battlefields tour with Paul will leave lasting memories. Overall...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 19 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review. We always hope our guests will be comfortable and enjoy their experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 9 November 2016

Lovely, warm & friendly place. Only stayed 1 night as husband wanted to see the area, but 2 nights would have been even better. Lovely comfortable apartment. They catered for me (gluten free) which was fab. Nice walks around the property too. Would have liked...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 19 November 2016

Thank you for this great review. A three day stay is probably the best minimum stay period. Then you can take in the Battlefields, take a walk or ride our great horses and maybe even catch glimpses of our 140 species bird count. We hope...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016

We spent a night at the lodge after other business in the area What a great place, in the heart of Africa.......nature and silence surrounded by beauty The accommodation was great, with a little difference having to negotiate a spiral staircase to the ground floor...More

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Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 19 November 2016

Thank you for a great review. This month we have also had some kudu appearing on the lawn early in the morning and the birds are absolutely revelling in the rain that has finally fallen. Thank you too for mentioning the road - it remains...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016

We (family of 4) stayed for two nights in Kune. The rooms were immaculate and clean and all amenities were provided ... there was nothing we needed. The staff were always on hand to help, provide advice, sort things out for us. I cannot praise...More

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Thank Dominic M
Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 19 November 2016

Thanks so much for the review. And we are really sorry your car suffered on the drive. We do warn our guests that low slung vehicles are not suitable and that is what a BMW is - really low slung especially with its usual low...More

Reviewed 6 November 2016

quiet, peaceful, nicely appointed chalet with all I needed and pleasant view. Staff friendly and helpful. The overhead bedroom fan must work as the freestanding one is not sufficient. filter coffee with bodum in chalet would have been nice to have. I left 200 in...More

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Thank Jane B
Response from christine l, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded 19 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. That overhead fan unfortunately is one of those "things" that become a real problem. They unfortunately are now manufactured in China and the quality has deteriorated considerably. We are probably going to have it...More

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US$97 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$97 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Dear Mel, Thank you for contacting us about your planned holiday.I take it the ages of the children is their future age and not their present age. Our self catering unit Kune would most likely be the most suitable if you... More
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"Ask for a room with a view"
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"We stayed in Lodge 5 which ahd panoramic views of the surrounding countryside"
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"All have good views ,one has spiral staircase down to loo"
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"Do not use a sports vehicle that has a low suspension!"
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