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Fugitive's Drift Lodge and Guest House

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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a start to our South Africa adventure. Our lodge amazing, the communal areas relaxing and the food wonderful. But what brings this place to life is the storytelling, the bringing to life of the Battlefields. We had a wonderful stay and would recommend anyone...More

Thank TeacherEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An incredible history told by first rate story-tellers. Be prepared to be moved to tears. In a nutshell, a history lesson of a lifetime. Service and conversation was superb. The food, delicious! Recipes from Nicky Rattray's recipe book, Out of the fire and into the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an outstanding stay here. We were made to feel most welcome from the start - with each and every staff member addressing us by out first names we were made to feel part of a family. We liked the idea of a communal...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the outside shower, the tours of Isandlhwana and Rorke’s Drift, and the long walk we took on the Fugitive Drift property. My husband was tired after an hour’s walk but I wanted to go further so carried on alone. As there are no...More

Thank Naturelover_777983
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great stay at Fugitives Drift. We drove there, easy to find, roads not too bad and lovely welcome on arrival. Room was beautiful and lodge was surprisingly diverse with a gorgeous library, relaxing areas and a small museum to explore. The guides were very knowledgeable,...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$277 - US$713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$277 - US$713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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merrilleonwing
16 January 2018|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Either try the Lodge direct or contact Audley Travel with whom we went there. Highly recommend it.
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Diana K
17 August 2017|
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Response from NJR285 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry, yes we do use vehicles and we can do the tour from a site that requires very little walking
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rebmax
17 October 2016|
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Response from NJR285 | Property representative |
I am sorry not to have replied sooner, fir directorship this message has only appeared now! The rooms are closer to the communal areas at the Guest House, so you will be absolutely fine there Kind regards Nicky
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"All 10 rooms in the lodge are equally good I stayed in Room 4"
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"All rooms are Excellent"
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"Kwa George bungalow, private and wonderful wildlife on your doorstep. Giraffe, Zebra, wildebeest, antelope"
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"Make sure that you visit the museum and library"
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