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    Isibindi Zulu Lodge

    52 Osborn Road | Isibindi Eco Reserve, Rorke's Drift, South Africa
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    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    With only 6 lodges in a lovely location this should have been idealistic, but it was such a disappointment, no choice for dinner, very regimented as soon as dinner was over the bar was closed and that was it,no atmosphere. One night we were the...More

    1  Thank Sally537977
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Isibindi Zulu LodgeResponded 30 September 2015

    Dear Sally537977 It is a great disappointment to us to hear that you found your stay at Zulu Lodge not up to your expectations. The Managers do apologize for not having given you the option at the time to dine alone on your last evening....More

    Reviewed 3 September 2015

    Beautiful setting. Individual rondavels in Zulu style are comfortable and delightful. We had a wonderful guided tour of the local Zulu battlefields with local guide Mike Nel. The second day our hosts took us out for a game drive and a picnic. Very relaxing place...More

    Thank cliveandanne35a
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Isibindi Zulu LodgeResponded 30 September 2015

    Dear cliveandanne35a Thank you for your wonderful comments about your stay. We are delighted to hear that you found the picnic lunch so enjoyable. It certainly is a lovely reserve to enjoy. We will pass on your compliments to Mike. He is a fantastic guide!...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2015

    Our stay was fantastic.The staff were great. The traditional Zulu meal was interesting!! The bedrooms and bathrooms were wonderful. Ask to do the Blood River and Zulu cultural tours with Mike Nel - well worth it - he was awesome!More

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    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Isibindi Zulu LodgeResponded 30 September 2015

    Dear 305guestp Thank you for your compliments about the food and staff. It is always very encouraging to have lovely feedback from our guests. We will certainly pass your compliments to the team and to Mike as well. Have a lovely day, Best Regards, Barbara...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2015

    It was great being faraway from the hustle and bustle of the cities. Peaceful, scenery is just beautiful for those nature lovers. Ideal for some quality time with your partner. amazing!!!! i would definitely go back again.More

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    Thank lucky832
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Isibindi Zulu LodgeResponded 25 August 2015

    Dear Lucky832 Thank you for your post on your stay at Zulu Lodge. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with you. We certainly would very much look forward to your return again one day! Have a lovely week ahead, Regards, Barbara...More

    Reviewed 5 August 2015

    The person who run the place was very nice, also the staff was very friendly. The place has seen better times and has become a little old. Overall it was a good experience, especially because of the culture evening.More

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    Thank 956eva
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, General Manager at Isibindi Zulu LodgeResponded 6 August 2015

    Dear 956eva Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review on your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable time. We are currently in talks of a long awaited revamp of the lodge and...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$341 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Rorke's Drift
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    • Isibindi Zulu Lodge South Africa/KwaZulu-Natal
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