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Montusi Mountain Lodge

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“horse riding”(30 reviews)
“dining room”(22 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

A cozy fireplace in a large and clean hut, good food and friendly people. Great to do a short hike from here or go into the very close by park for longer hikes. No internet in the huts but wireless is available near the reception.More

Thank Wolfgang N
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

Dear Wolfgang, What a lovely piece to read! We are always delighted to receive positive feedback and really appreciate you taking the time to post this review. We do pride ourselves on the cleanliness of our lodge and it is great when people notice this!...More

Reviewed 26 September 2015

This was one of our top 3 accommodations in South Africa. We booked last second with Montusi Mountain Lodge since it was weather depending for how long we wanted to stay in Drakensberg. Unfortunately Montusi was fully booked so we could only stay for one...More

Thank Kevin M
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 5 October 2015

Dear Kevin, Thanks you so much for your review of the Montusi Self-Catering Cottages! The cottages are actually private holiday homes that we let out on behalf of the individual owners. They work very well as the owners use them often and so keep them...More

Reviewed 17 September 2015

Montusi is in the most stunning location with superb views of the Amphitheatre and very close to Royal Natal Park. We were upgraded to a two-bedroom suite which was very comfortable and we loved the small outside area. The pool is beautiful with great views...More

Thank lazygirl78
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 September 2015

Thanks for taking the time to review your time at Montusi. We are glad that you enjoyed the upgraded suite, location, hiking and pool. We are looking forward to the summer months when the pool will provide a perfect refresh after a nice hot hike....More

Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a beautiful, spacious self-catering lodge at Montusi Mountain Lodge; the kitchen was also well-equipped. It was so quiet and peaceful, and everyone was friendly and helpful. We even had a chance to go on a guided hike to Bushman Cave for a...More

Thank Joanna60419
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 September 2015

Dear Joanna, Thanks for posting this lovely review of the Montusi Self-Catering Cottages. We are very happy that you enjoyed your time at Montusi and that the cottages ticked all your boxes:) The guided hike is indeed a highlight of any visit to Montusi (Lodge...More

Reviewed 5 September 2015

My wife and I stayed four nights in one of the two new Mountain View cottages with exquisite views. The accommodation was excellent - tastefully appointed. The meals were also absolutely outstanding. My wife and I prefer quality to quantity, and were anxious about a...More

Thank Anthony B
Response from Lindsay C, Manager at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 24 September 2015

Dear Anthony, Thank you very much for spending your extended break at Montusi. It was great to have you with us and we really appreciate your positive comments! We are so pleased that you found the Montusi Experience a joy, despite the "breeze" (quite wild...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
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USD 289 - USD 405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 289 - USD 405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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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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