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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm friendly atmosphere. The rooms are large and well appointed. The beds very comfortable. The quality of the food is impressive. All the staff are just so welcoming and helpful. Every effort was made to make our stay as good as possible.

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1 Thank ExplorerZA2602
Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your lovely review and high scoring. You are so encouraging to us and to all of the staff. This is what makes us carry on and love what we do. Bless you. More 

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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for four nights. My room had an amazing view of the mountains, a huge bathroom and its own living area. I found the bed comfortable. The dinner service was amazing and I was adequately catered for. I didn't really enjoy the breakfast (I'm vegetarian) but I'm not a breakfast person either do I might be just me.... More 

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1 Thank Simamile N
Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Simamile, I must apologise for the fireplaces not working on your visit. I'm afraid getting maintenance work done in the country can take time and your visit slipped in just before the maintenance crew could get here. Thank you for understanding and giving us such a lovely review notwithstanding. The good news is that your next visit will be... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Inkungu Lodge. The views are amazing and the hosts are so gracious and welcoming. They even organised a Birthday cake for my special day. The dogs and the fireplace made it super homey. The food was fabulous too. Loved every second. Thank you guys so very much!!

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1 Thank Michelle H
Kerry N, Manager at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Such a pleasure my dear. We enjoyed having you stay and look forward to catching up on your next visit. Warm Regards from us all, Kerry, Anton, Hans and staff More 

Krugersdorp, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Stunning views and pure beauty. The food and wine was superb and rooms very comfortable. The hosts really made you feel welcome. Will definitely return for another visit. Maybe in the summer to try the pool.

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1 Thank Riaan S
Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Riaan, Our pool is sparkling with anticipation of summer coming. Thank you for scoring us so generously. Our staff are delighted and we very much look forward to your return. Bless you and thanks again, Kerry, Anton and Hans and staff More 

Sheffield, S Yorks
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34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We had 2 nights at this beautiful place.Stylish bedrooms with breath taking views of the mountains. Superb stay. First class food and great choice of wine. This is a must if you are visiting the Champagne region.

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1 Thank Shebashful
Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Shebashful, What a charming review. Thank you so much. Bless you looking forward to your return. Kerry, Anton, Hans and staff More 

Haddington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

2 night stay in the Drakensbergs, and this was a great choice of hotel. The others in the area all seemed to be enormous resort hotels which wouldn't have suited us. Incredible situation, with views to the hills and lovely swimming pool. Great walks nearby, and try hard to be there on a Wednesday to go to a concert by... More 

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Kerry N, Manager at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Priscilla, thank you for your lovely words. It was lovely meeting you and we look forward to your return visit some day soon. Warm Regards, Kerry and Team Inkungu More 

Durban, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Inkungu lodge is situated in central drakensberg near the new cathkin peak estates. Private upmarket safe and breathtaking views of the drakensburg. A home away from home with the frills of being treated like royalty. Spacious lounges outside ever room, antique furniture luxury decor and fabulous 5 star attention. We booked for three couples.i stayed in the presidental suite which... More 

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Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Zora and family. It did really feel as though you were all a lovely happy family and were such a pleasure to have. Looking very much forward to seeing you all again soon and watching those little darlings grow up. Thank you for choosing Inkungu Lodge. Warm Regards, Kerry, Anton, Hans and John More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I arrived for dinner having booked a few hours earlier. I casually mentioned to the host that i would not have the bread roll with my soup as I had recently discovered i was gluten intolerant. He then spoke to the chef, who told me there was flour batter as well in the sauce for the main course. He specially... More 

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Thank pwl2016
Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there, I'm delighted that you had such a good experience. It really matters to us that you are satisfied with the service and meals provided at Inkungu Lodge/Mistyque Restaurant More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

The lodge and rooms are fantastic. The decor is gorgeous, the view spectacular but above all the hosting was second to none. Our hosts went above and beyond what was required to make sure we had a brilliant stay, including helping us to organise all of our day and evening activities. We left feeling like we had stayed with old... More 

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Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Some people are just so easy to host. Thank you for such a lovely comment. We are very much looking forward to your return to our lovely spot on the way to heaven. Kerry and Anton, Hans and John More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We were received very warmly by John and Hans, the friendlyness en cossyness of the lodge is truly amazing. Dinner at Inkungu is highly recomended, you will not regret it at all, the meals are delicious and the staff very friendly and high level of service. Even better is having breakfast and dinner outside. We were very impressed and glad... More 

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Thank Johan B
Kerry N, Owner at Inkungu Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Johan, We certainly are very fortunate in our management team and thank you for your lovely accolades. Delighted that you had such a wonderful stay. Warm Regards from all at Inkungu Kerry More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inkungu Lodge is nestled in the heart of Champagne Valley, and is set against the magnificent backdrop of the Drakensberg mountain range. A boutique hotel that offers visitors an exclusive escape from the rest of the world, Inkungu Lodge specialises in luxury getaways, berg weddings and conferences. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inkungu Lodge

Address: On Road D19 Off R600 | Champagne Valley, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region
Price Range: $95 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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