Montusi Mountain Lodge is set in a 1,000 hectare estate in the magnificent northern Drakensberg Mountains, Kwa-Zulu Natal. Surrounded by this impressive World Heritage Site, Montusi has full and uninterrupted views of the Amphitheatre in a gloriously peaceful setting. Heading to the thatched main lodge guests have use of the restaurant, bar and lounge. These open out to the terrace which overlooks a natural pool and the dramatic escarpment in the distance. There is a swimming pool and massage treatment room for relaxation.
There are 14 tastefully decorated, individually thatched garden suites which are spaciously spread around the estate maximizing the views. Using Africa’s earthy colours suites include mostly king size beds; all are en-suite with a separate bath and shower, there is a lounge with gas operated fireplace and TV; private patio with panoramic views, tea and coffee facilities, bar fridge with fresh milk (minibar services available on request), and a car port.
The intimate restaurant (with under-floor heating and log fireplace) is renowned for sumptuous local cuisine with innovative menus. Breakfast and dinner are included for lodge guests. Light lunches and teas can be ordered separately. Awarded a Chef’s Hat in Portfolio Collection, our cuisine has been the subject of much praise.
There is a swimming pool and massage treatment room for relaxation. From the lodge guests can partake in an organized hike within the 1,000 hectare estate. The Royal National Park is 15km away for additional hiking trails (not included in Montusi rate). The surrounds offer horse riding, fly fishing, golf, mountain biking and township tours.