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Rorke's Drift Hotel

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  • Excellent74%
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All reviewsthe rivermain buildingking shakaan excellent hosthotel is situatedzulu warsperfect locationwell stocked bartwo nightsstunning viewsthis lovely hotelmine hostbattlefield guideother guestsbattle sitesthatched roofshort drive
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A thoroughly enjoyable experience. Excellent ambience and thoroughly unforgettable. Charles is an excellent host and his staff are friendly and efficient. Hotel overlooks Rorke's Drift and the battlefield is just around the corner. A severe lightning storm made our visit that much more memorable. Ask...More

Thank PeterM123
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Whether you are interested in the Battlefields, biking or hiking the Rorke's Drift Hotel is a charming place to stay. Couldn't get enough of the stunning views from wraparound terrace overlooking Rorke's Drift itself. A great place for star-gazing too. The main building feels very...More

3  Thank Boatbum40
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We enjoyed our stay here for 2 nights whilst we were on a tour. The weather can be all seasons in one day in South Africa, and on the day we arrived it was very cold. The bedrooms are based on round traditional Zulu huts...More

3  Thank juliaelizabethann
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We stopped here for an excellent buffet lunch after visiting the battlefield of Isandhlwana and Rorke's Drift. The food and service were very good with a triangular table arrangement which was good for our group of 30. We were then entertained by the owner who...More

1  Thank Jeanette S
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We had a very comfortable stay with good rooms, nice reception area and excellent food. We organized a trip to the battlefields and were pleasantly surprised with the knowledge of the history and the battles themselves. Quite a challenge to reach on the roads but...More

1  Thank BillybobToronto
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$214 - US$567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$214 - US$567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Malrantoo
7 March 2017|
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Response from Snapsh0t | Property representative |
We regret that the Hotel does not have wifi but we are able to offer the use of a computer with internet connection for guests' use. We do enjoy a good Vodacom service which can access 3g for mobile comms.
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Joan W
25 December 2016|
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Response from Nosipho M | Property representative |
You will find our standard menus on the Hotel Information listing on the Reservations page. We normally offer a table d'hote menu for supper with the option of a choice from the a la carte for the main course.
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smrgeog
3 October 2015|
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Response from Nosipho M | Property representative |
Our published rates on the website are per person sharing, or single occupancy if required. The overnight rate is half board, which includes dinner. we confirm all rates at the time of booking.
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"Try and get a room with a river view."
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