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Isandlwana Lodge

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Isandlwana Lodge offers twelve luxury rooms all en-suite and tastefully decorated in a mixture of traditional and modern styles. The Lodge is carved into the iNyoni rock formation on top of which the Zulu commander stood during the battle of Isandlwana on 22 January 1879. Enjoy unparalleled views from the crisp early light of a sparkling Zulu dawn to the splendor of the African sunset.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Great View
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Full view
Getting there
Louis Botha Airport148 km
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All reviews rob gerrard rorke's drift two nights battlefield tour stunning views zulu wars wonderful experience battle field story telling dining room local guide private balcony hot water bottles dirt road attention to detail high standard log fire
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wish we had had more than two nights here. You could spend a day just sitting on the terrace watching the birds and enjoying the view. Food and wine was excellent. Our bedroom was comfy, spotless and had a great view. We felt at home...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank LindaH7071
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lodge is far away form everything so one should be interested in the Battlefield history otherwise there are better places to get away from the city buzz. Poorly signposted best to follow Isandlwana Battlefield signs. Location of the lodge is on a ridge offers nice...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Frogy007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Isandlwana Lodge is a super place to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This lodge is peaceful and secure, with great service from management and staff. Great views of the battlefields. Thanks Shane and Roz.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Peteradavey
Reviewed 30 October 2018

After visiting the battlefield our group came to the lodge for lunch. It involved an uphill walk from an African village below to an international standard hotel. The lodge overlooks the battlefield and many miles more of open countryside. The quality of furnishings etc in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank George P
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The welcome and hospitality we received at Isandlwana Lodge was simply superb. Friendly personal service, nothing was too much trouble. The view from all bedrooms and reception rooms is simply stunning and the tour of the Isandlwana and Rorkes Drift Zulu battlefields, conducted by Dalton,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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LindaH7071
24 November 2017|
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Response from graemeallover | Reviewed this property |
drinks were a fair price,service was top draw and we had no security issues
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Casata2014
12 March 2016|
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Response from caleb07 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alan, we were on a tour and only stayed two nights, you usually do Islandwana in the morning as it is close to the hotel and then Rorke's Drift in the afternoon as it is about 20 minutes or so by road. If we had had... More
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Response from 12jillm2015 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunatly you will need a car to get to Isandlwana you may be able to get a driver + car to take you there maybe from Durban.Its a magical place and well worth a visit+ the Battlefields etc.
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Room Tips
"All the rooms are front facing and individually designed"
SteveM45
18 Sep 2018
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"All the rooms have the best views of the battlefield"
Mambushu_10
29 Aug 2018
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"All rooms are have a good view"
SuenBrianSolihull
25 Mar 2018
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"Room 1 was quite delightful"
222jeanp
20 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$516 - US$525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
isandlwana hotel isandlwana
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalIsandlwana
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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