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    Rorke's Drift Lodge

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    Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

    What a lovely place to stay! At the end of the bumpy farm track, you rightly feel like you are perched on the edge of civilisation, and the view you get from the lodge out onto the neighbouring landscape of bergs and plains is unforgettable....More

    Thank Kevin W
    Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded June 12, 2017

    Thank you for this great review giving so much feedback. We really appreciate the time you took to write it. We hope that at some time in the future we can welcome you back.

    Reviewed April 8, 2017

    We came to visit the battlefields and surrounding countryside and stayed for 3 nights. The Lodge is slightly further away from the main battlefield sites, but not by much. The grounds and the setting are excellent, with magnificent views and provide a relaxing and stimulating...More

    Thank jeff_pj29
    Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded April 8, 2017

    Thank you for a great review and for taking the time to write it. We hope that we will see you again sometime.

    Reviewed April 5, 2017

    Views and gardens at the lodge are beautiful. The room and amenities was very comfortable. Meals were served on our veranda and were delicious.The staff were friendly and happy and the battlefield tour led by Paul who owns the lodge was very interesting and well...More

    Thank lizianp
    Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded April 8, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Thank you too for highlighting some of the challenges of visiting Africa. This is why it is essential that our guests read all our information provided in our information sheet - arrive in...More

    Reviewed April 4, 2017

    We have long wanted to visit The Rorkes Drift battlefields and our time arrived last weekend.....We chose the self catering option and the lodge we had been given had amazing views was well stocked with very good utensils the bar fridge was well stocked and...More

    Thank Annian90
    Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded April 8, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Glad you enjoyed your relaxing stay. The African stars are unrivalled and when you sit around a fire it all becomes quite spectacular. We hope we will see you sometime again.

    Reviewed April 4, 2017

    Great place to stay for a real rural African experience. We stayed in the best unit Kune I think its called and it has plenty of space and facilities. Only improvement would be a king sized bed as the room is plenty big enough. The...More

    Thank paul15341
    Response from RorkesChris, Owner at Rorke's Drift LodgeResponded April 8, 2017

    Thanks so much for this great review. Confident drivers always manage our road easily and thanks for pointing that out. We are pleased that you enjoyed more of our facilities than most folks do...the horseriding certainly gives you a different perspective of the area. We...More

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    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • $78 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    Response from Rorke's L | Property representative |
    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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    "We stayed in Lodge 5 which ahd panoramic views of the surrounding countryside"
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