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Overview
R600, Winterton 3340 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Free Internet
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Tugela river lodge is an ideal place to visit if you want to get away from technology, connect with nature and enjoy quality family time with peace and quiet. Spoen and Bheki were very helpful and accomodating hosts. Linen was clean and comfortable. Toilets and...More

Thank Merissa D
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We spent a wonderful few days with family over Christmas at the main lodge and cottages. As other reviewers have noted, the accommodation is very rustic but quite comfortable (the beds are so comfortable!). It is so quiet and dark at night that we had...More

Thank Desre S
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

If you're expecting 5 star luxury then this is not the place for you! In fact I think a 5 star resort would be out of place In this setting! We visited as a large family group and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. It takes a bit...More

Thank moki786
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Wanting a break from the hustle & bustle of the city life, I decided to book at Tugela River Lodge & it was a great idea! We booked the Hideaway, a spacious 6 sleeper chalet, with its private braai area & kitchen. The bathroom could...More

Thank Faai10
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived at Tugela having travelled all day. We were greeted with a beautiful thatched lodge on the banks of the river - pure bliss. Runs along the tree lined river banks, canoeing on the river and the most beautiful chorus of birds I have...More

Thank Barryshawlewis
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About
Description
Tugela River Lodge is a self catering bushcamp on a working game and cattle farm on the banks of the Tugela River. Situated between Johannesburg and Durban, it provides an ideal meeting place for groups More of friends or families who wish to get together in rustic, private and comfortable surroundings. It sleeps 18-24 guests in 4/5 cottages. Solar lighting, gas appliances and donkey boilers compete the African experience. Tugela River Lodge is a mountain biking mecca for enthusiasts who like natural, cattle and game tracks on a private estate. Guests are looked after by Bheki, our camp manager and his wife Thoko, who make up your evening fires and service your rooms daily. Experience a true bush experience with no electricity or TVs and enjoy a million stars at night on this affordable game farm in the Central Drakensberg. Minimum rates apply. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
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Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (9)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"The main lodge and cottages are situated on the river with beautiful views."
desres2015
2 Jan 2018
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"For a family of 4-6, book the Hideaway. However, all chalets are based on the banks on the river"
Faai10
27 Dec 2016
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"They're all on the river with great views. The only factor is how many people will be joining you."
HeloiseAlexandra
20 Jan 2016
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"All the cottages are great but choose the one on the extreme right facing the river - nice and quiet"
GavinM701
18 Oct 2013
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