We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Amazing Views

We did not have a guide the day that we were there, but we were able to walk around and marvel at... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Siphiwe D
Johannesburg, South Africa

This place is awesome. I love the view. If you have a thing for mountains and heights. You will get... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Pontso T
Read all 44 reviews
All photos (17)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“on site”(2 reviews)
Maseru is an ideal base from which to explore the western region of Lesotho with its magnificent scenery, rich history, culture and crafts. A made-made phenomenon in this area is the Mohale Dam, which was completed in 2003, situated 91km from...more
Maseru 100, Lesotho
+266 2293 6217
Improve This Listing
Reviews (44)
Filter reviews
39 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews breathtaking views on site worth the trip tour guide beauty lodge dam drive africa braai destination mountains construction roads gravel project information
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 39 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This place is awesome. I love the view. If you have a thing for mountains and heights. You will get the best views here. Be weary of those curves though, take energy drink if you feel nausea. Take lots of pics. The food is also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pontso T
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This was an awesome afternoon spent after staying at the lodge! For 30 Rand per person, our group went to the dam information center had a short but informative briefing on the history and construction of the dam and then we went to the dam...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank derechos
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is where Mother Nature was at her best. One of those eye catching places on Earth, magnificent. You won’t regret driving up here, lot to explore

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank setlhomor
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Worth the drive, the place is heavenly beautiful. Be prepared for a long drive though. As you drive through you pass through curvy road with breathtaking views. I have never seen so many beautiful mountains in one place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank beatricebanda
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a very lovely hotel and the self catering units are well equipped and luxury. The staff and management are very friendly and helpful. The food was very delicious and at budget prices.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank rudmana
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The place is nice and a breath of fresh air right in the mountains. Staff and tour guide were on point.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MoliehiT2
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We did not have a guide the day that we were there, but we were able to walk around and marvel at the size and beauty of this human construction. The drive there through the mountains was worth the trip all by itself.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Siphiwe D
Reviewed 22 January 2018

A very large dam supplying power and water mainly to South Africa. Well constructed and maintained with good access to damside

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ian S
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This dam is the second in the series of 5 dams that were proposed for the Lesotho Highlands Water Project. A magnificent structure in which an entire mountain was broken down to be used as a rock fill behind its concrete face. The visitors center...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank nadara859
Reviewed 18 August 2017

the dam is so great, well constructed and the atmosphere is so cool and fresh. one can take a cruise around the dam with its beautiful clear water. friend can even opt for a braai after touring the dam and just enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank mosaek
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mohale Dam staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines