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Protea Simunye Zulu Lodge

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average5%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
  • 30 Oct 2016
    “Looks like ruiens”
  • 14 Mar 2016
    “Lodge all but shutdown”
18 km from Melmoth on the D256 South Africa See on map
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

We were suppose to be picked up by an ox wagon or a donkey car, to be taken to lodge, were suppose to be accommodated in Zulu huts, with breakfast and dinner included. Outrages price, but we were willing to pay because it sounded worth...More

1  Thank yvonneloubser
Reviewed 14 March 2016

It wis with great sadness that I report that Simunye has all but closed dow. We popped in for old times sake two weeks ago, and left heart-broken There are no staff (only one really helpful chap who showed us around - Mboysi) The main...More

4  Thank VivR4
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Allthough outdated this is still a good experience to have during your trip in south africa. The people are really friendly and try to help you where they can. The trip to the lodge is 20km bumpy sandway with great views. We enjoyed the stories...More

Thank susanBoekel
Reviewed 13 September 2014

After some problems finding the lodge (after turning off the main road (sign "Simunye Zulu Lodge 12 km") keep on driving on the unpaved road until you find find the next sign ("Simunye Zulu Lodge Departure Point"; behind a fence). This is the old pickup...More

2  Thank Florian R
Reviewed 2 March 2013

We got an off-season rate of R1, 940 for the double room at Simunye lodge and thought it was really worthwhile. We stayed in a very spacious beehive hut, which had sort of an entrance area, a big comfortable bed and a very big bathroom...More

1  Thank planetbarb
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Protea Simunye Zulu Hotel Zululand
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand
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Protea Simunye Zulu Hotel Zululand
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand
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"Do not book at this lodge at all!!!!!!!!"
30 Oct 2016
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"The older, smaller rooms are nearer the guest dining pavilion. We liked our newer room very much."
22 Jul 2011
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