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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    “horse riding” (30 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    For some reason I cannot put my finger on Montusi surprised me. The location was utterly beautiful set in an advantaged position looking across to the Mountains. I stayed in Room 9 one of the cottages at the front of the property and it was...More

    Thank Michelle J
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Michelle, It was such a treat to host you at Montusi and share our mountains with you. Thank you for seeing the value in our Space, Comfort and Peace. Well done on all your hiking adventures and for taking on the unknown of travelling...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My wife and I stayed at Montusi in late October, mainly to do some walking in the Drakensberg. Overall it was a very good experience. The lodge is beautifully positioned with dramatic scenery all around. The accommodation, in detached small chalet/lodge with sitting room, bathroom...More

    1  Thank BJCDublin_Ireland
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for your comprehensive review of your time at Montusi. I'm so glad you found it to be as beautiful and peaceful as we do. We really do love Montusi and are most fulfilled when our guests do too. I am also pleased that our...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    Like to explore a total different kind of landscape than normally associated with South Africa - well try the Drakensberg area and stay at this lodge. It's an oasis of peace and beauty. Tasty meals are served, weather depending inside or out, the staff is...More

    Thank RGerman
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for sharing this lovely review of your time at Montusi. It was a great pleasure to host you and your group and we are so happy that you enjoyed it. South Africa is indeed a hugely diverse country with so many contrasting...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    We recently stayed at Montusi Mountain Lodge for 3 nights in a Garden Lodge. The setting is really spectacular, in the middle of nowhere with just the sound of birds and horses. We did a guided walk up Montusi peak the first morning and our...More

    Thank travellers1411
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 10 October 2017

    What a treat to read your review of your Montusi Experience! We are so chuffed that you found Montusi and our area so rejuvenating. The walks on offer do demand time that few guests have so I do hope youwill return to explore the mountains...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • USD 254 - USD 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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    • Montusi Mountain Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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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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    827wilnac
    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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