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    Isandlwana Lodge

    Portion 20 of Reserve No: 18 No:15838 | Nqutu, Isandlwana 3005, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 202 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A hotel carved out of rock overlooking the Zulu wars battlefields.In itself an amazing hotel but add to that an attentive staff very well furnished rooms and good food and you have an A1 place to stay. One not to miss.

    Thank graemeallover
    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    After having just enjoyed an absolutely fantastic 3-day stay at the Champagne Castle in the Drakensberg, and considering that the Isandlwana Lodge was 200% more expensive, we were looking forward to a memorable stay. Unfortunately it was memorable for the wrong reasons! The Lodge has...More

    2  Thank MikeC7806
    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    This lodge is set in the heart of Zululand overlooking the battlefield. Around it on the plains there are the traditional Zulu round houses with very little infrastructure or amenities or at least to Western eyes. So this is a real oasis. The location is...More

    Thank Evelyn J
    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    A stone lodge where even the supporting columns have a history of their own, it nestles under the lee of the mountain top from where the Zulu commanders oversaw the thorough trouncing of the British military in the shock defeat. Attention to detail has been...More

    1  Thank Annakatrine
    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    Excellent Lodge in spectacular setting. Electric radiators and hot water bottles for cold evenings. Food service was slow and erratic. If two people ordered the same breakfast it wasn't necessarily the first to order that got served first.We didn't like the battle field guide, a...More

    Thank jimbells
    Response from IsandlwanaLodge, Manager at Isandlwana LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

    Thank you for your review, we appreciate your positive comments regarding our setting, which is spectacular and our winter warming ideas. We were a little surprised by your comments about our guide, Dalton as he normally only ever receives very positive feedback and guest comments....More

    Rorke's Drift Hotel
    208 reviews
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$297 - US$558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
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    Casata2014
    12 March 2016|
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    Response from JAYNE W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, yes you can do the two tours in one day, we had our own guide and did this, so yes two nights is fine.
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    734Anna
    9 February 2016|
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    Response from 12jillm2015 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunatly you will need a car to get to Isandlwana you may be able to get a driver + car to take you there maybe from Durban.Its a magical place and well worth a visit+ the Battlefields etc.
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    Gary R
    24 May 2015|
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    Response from kathy j | Reviewed this property |
    Rob Gerard may be able to help.
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    "All rooms are good"
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    "7 is under dining room - woken up by tables being dragged about for breakfast. 1 and 12 have corner views..."
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    "All rooms are on the same row, facing towards the battlefield. Great views from all!"
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    "Since all rooms face battlefield and are of a uniformly high standard it seems irrelevant to recommend a..."
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