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Isandhlwana Road, Rorke's Drift 3016 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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All reviews the river an excellent host main building hotel is situated zulu wars perfect location two nights his team well stocked bar stunning views family room limited choice fabulous place battle sites rooms are spacious thatched roof other guests
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Reviewed today via mobile

We are recommended this hotel by our guide who was taking us on all the battlefields The rooms were absolutely lovely, the setting was bliss and the friendliness,service and food was outstanding. Will definitely go back and recommend this to all. Charles the owner is...More

Thank nobels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We returned to Rorke’s drift Hotel for the second time this year to stay and use as a base while competing in the Impi Enduro motorbike race that takes place at Elandsheim in October. We found it as good as the first time! Charles and...More

Thank Angela Lee B
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We came to this charismatic hotel from the town of Dundee which meant driving 20 km along an unpaved road. The hotel was definitely worth the effort!! It sits beside the Buffalo river overlooking Rorke's Drift (a shallow crossing point). The main reception, dining and...More

Thank sandylindsay
Reviewed 22 October 2018

I had a very good lunch whilst on my battlefield tour here and the location and views are superb. It was a pleasure to sit for a while with the owner and enjoy the company. The views of the river are beautiful. Its a perfect...More

Thank Scottkjs
Reviewed 13 October 2018

We stayed two nights in order to visit the battlefields. If you are interested in the Zulu wars, Rorke's drift is the place to stay. The owner lives on site, his staff are friendly courteous, knowledgeable about the battles, informative and very professional. The rooms...More

Thank Geoff W
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Description
At Rorke's Drift on the Buffalo River the Hotel (estd 2011) commands scenic views acrpss the river to the hills of Zululand. Our open plan public building has impressive space to encompass lounge, dining and bar More which lead from the welcoming reception. Fifteen ensuite double or twin rooms are in two separate circular buildings and each has its own small deck, and five single rooms are in addition. Guests often enjoy a short walk on arrival down to the river bank and more extensive routes from the hotel grounds are up the mountain behind us; across the river to Masotcheni (hill of the soldiers); to The Cliffs beauty spot or to the Rorke's Drift museum and battlesite. Isandlwana and Fugitive's Drift are just 25 and 15 minutes drive away, and Blood River an easy 45 minute journey. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$206 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rorke's Drift Hotel South Africa/KwaZulu-Natal
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Rorke's Drift
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$206 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rorke's Drift Hotel South Africa/KwaZulu-Natal
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Rorke's Drift
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Traveller (170)
Room & Suite (52)
Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (11)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Questions & Answers
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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 NosiphoM15 | 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 NosiphoM15 | 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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Room Tips
"We stayed in the room named CHARD, and had wonderful views of the river, see photos."
geoffw663
12 Oct 2018
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"All rooms seem the same view of the river and mountains in the distance."
heroditus2011
13 Sep 2018
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"The only hotel in Rorkes drift"
roydodo
6 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a river view"
airforcewife98
12 Aug 2018
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