3-5 September 2021 Join us on a 14km walk from Isandlwana battlefield along the Fugitives Trail. Hear the amazing tales of the men who struggled to escape the Zulu impi. Friday 3 September Evening at Dundee MOTH shellhole with braai, historical talks, view the museum and briefing for the next day. Saturday 4 September Talk on battle of Isandlwana, walk the Fugitives trail with expert guides. Visit Rorkes Drift battle site. Sunday 5 September Guided visit to the Gandhi museum … Read More
Tour has been postponed as need a recce to check the condition of the road. Conflicting reports have been received and with the amount of rain that northern KZN has had in the past few weeks, road conditions need to checked. Date will be advised 4 x 4 vehicles needed with skilled drivers, to get onto the top of Hlobane mountain. Friday Evening at Dundee MOTH shellhole with braai, historical talks, view the museum. Saturday Tour to top of Hlobane … Read More
Book a tour through the Ghandi Museum – contact Talana Museum or Dundee Tourism Office Mohandas Gandhi was born on 2 October 1869 in Porbander, India. Gandhi comes to South Africa In 1886 he went to England to study law. Having trained as a lawyer in London, he returned to India but found that it was impossible to practice in Bombay as it was extremely difficult to earn a living. He accepted a position in South Africa and arrived in … Read More
Kwakunje Village Bed & Breakfast – a one of a kind place! Experience the Zulu culture in traditional huts with the amenities of the modern world! All private rooms are equipped with a king-size double bed or two single beds, an en-suite bathroom, WiFi, a flatscreen TV with satellite channels, towels, linen, tea and coffee. Relax in the spacious garden with braai-facilities, campfire-sites and a view over the whole of Dundee. Kwakunje Village B&B, not just a place to sleep, … Read More
Khyber Fuels Engen 1 Plus is located at 56 Karellandman Street, Dundee. Customers can indulge their sweet cravings with freshly baked Pies, muffins, croissants, donuts as well as a bouquet of convenience offerings, including an Engen Quickshop, a trendy coffee shop (Equatorial Cofee) and an upmarket bakery (Corner Bakery). ATM machines covering major banking brands are also available. Khyber Fuels Engen 1 Plus, arguably the biggest fuel station in the area, is ideally located in the CBD of Dundee. Khyber … Read More
Talana Museum – Free Schools Weeks 6 weeks of free school visits and tours. Free visits for school groups with guided tours, work sheets and cultural activities. Contact the museum for dates for 2020: firstname.lastname@example.org
All events postponed / cancel due to the pandemic
Skirted by neatly lawned gardens that border onto spacious grass lands, Mountain View Guest House snugly rests in clear view of the Biggarsberg Mountains. Magnificent views of both the Endumeni and Mpati peaks are visible from mostly every window of this gracious farm-style house. Each of the 5 luxurious rooms opens onto spacious verandas encircling the house, offering country freshness, peace and tranquility for the revival of one’s senses. Entrance to the property is motorized and electrically fenced, ensuring complete … Read More
The Oval Boutique Guesthouse was newly built in 2009/10 with the emphasis on convenience to our guests. It is situated in the heart of Dundee, in Northern KwaZulu Natal, close to all amenities and gateway to the famous Battlefield sites. Our Boutique has 16 modern spacious rooms all en-suite. Budget rooms are also available. The rooms are equipped with DSTV, Aircon, Wireless Internet Access and Fridges on request. Rooms are fully serviced daily. An easily accessible guesthouse appeals to both … Read More
Situated 5km from the centre of Dundee, guests enjoy a country location with the conveniences of town only 5 minutes away. Located on a working farm in Dundee, Sneezewood is the perfect place for leisure visitors to explore the Battlefields of Northern Kwazulu-Natal. Famous Battlesites located within a maximum of two hours drive from Dundee include Isandlwana, Rorke’s Drift, Blood River, Talana, Ladysmith and Spioenkop – all perfect for a day trip!
Rorke’s Drift Lodge, tucked up against the Sinqindi Mountain in kwaZulu-Natal, has before it a breathtaking expanse of Zululand that visitor’s to South Africa will not easily experience anywhere else. The unique accommodation units reside in an expansive 5 hectare garden with rolling lawns on a 1000 acre property. Guests at Rorke’s Drift Lodge will find their self contained unit designed with seclusion and privacy in mind. Each unit has its own lounge-cum-diningroom-cum-kitchenette tastefully furnished along with a very comfortable … Read More
At Rorke’s Drift on the Buffalo River, visitors will be stunned by our beautiful position with imposing views and our unique architectural design. The Hotel is 45mins from Dundee and 25 mins from Nqutu and approached on good gravel roads. Guests are encouraged to spend at least two nights, and a week will still leave things undone for your next visit. Our comfortable modern facilities were completed in 2011. Rorke’s wagon drift is within our grounds, and of course there … Read More
Guests at Nxala Ranch are accommodated in a spacious thatch-roofed lodge set in tranquil park-like gardens where the only disturbances are the call of the Hadida and the Zebras’ coughing. Four spacious bedrooms, three en-suite and one with a private bathroom, allow accommodation for eight persons. The lodge is fully furnished. The living room is equipped with satellite TV and music system. The main feature though, is the spacious “stoep” (veranda) with braai (barbeque) area where meals can be taken … Read More
Kwa-Rie Resort, situated in Dundee, midway between Newcastle and Ladysmith, and only 25km from the main highway. This tranquil resort is well placed in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Battlefields. Your hosts at the Kwa-rie, Leon and Antionette du Plooy, who have grown up and lived in the area all their lives, will assist you during your stay, and will sincerely go to great lengths tomake your stopover a memorable and delightful experience.
Khaya4u has luxurious affordable accommodation, and we know you will enjoy a comfortable, cosy and relaxed stay, in our guest house. Khaya4u has a rustic charm with a modern twist. Enjoy a tasty breakfast (optional) before continuing your life’s journey.
As if growing out of the Nyoni rockface on which it is built, Isandlwana Lodge captures all the drama and texture of the area’s rich history, whilst offering total relaxation, comfort and luxury for guests. With sweeping panoramic views of the rural Zululand plains and the famous battlefield site of 1879, birds-eye views from every vantage point in the lodge, make any stay an unforgettable experience.
Fugitives’ Drift consists of three luxurious lodges: the Lodge, the Guest House and Umzinyathi House, each with its own unique ambience. Guests can stay at the original Lodge which has recently undergone a major renovation, Half a kilometre further up the hill is the old colonial farmhouse and cottages of the Guest House with its more open, savannah-like aspect, and a further half a kilometre up the hill, set back from public access in private seclusion is the luxurious self-catering … Read More
Chalets on the Park is one of the most established B&B’s in Dundee. After 15 years in the business, the owner understands his guests very well and is able to put together tailor-made tours to suit their specific needs and interests. You will discover that our rates are more than affordable. We major on independence, self-catering and security in the perfect getaway setting where there is no noise, no crime, no malaria, but only a piece of dream real estate … Read More
Blood River Outspan Lodge offers four traditionally decorated bedrooms sleeping 12 guests in total. Each room has its own en-suite bathroom. We have a fully licenced restaurant on the premises which serves breakfast, lunch and dinners on request. Our Smouswa shop sells souvenirs, postcards, books, videos, DVDs, home produce and refreshments. We also have a hall for functions and weddings, accommodating up to 500 people.
The Battlefields Caravan Park has grassed stands, 26 power points (15 amp), shady trees, campfire/braai (barbeque) facilities, lapa, swimming pool, ablution block, wash-up facilities. It is situated on a farm only 400m from a tar road. Visitors can enjoy birding, fishing and hiking (there is a hiking trail on the property though natural bush). Tents are welcome.
Battlefields Country Lodge & Sports Resort is half way between Durban & Johannesburg and situated in the heartbeat of the well known historic Battlefields in KwaZulu Natal. Accommodation comprising of 70 air-conditioned, en-suite rooms surrounded by immaculate lawns, gardens & game.
Chez Nous Bed and Breakfast is managed by owner Elisabeth Durham, who is French and is dedicated to personal attention and a qualified tour guide. Chez Nous Bed and Breakfast, meaning “at home” brings Spa, Cycad, Earl Grey, French, Japanese, Egyptian, Mauritian, African, Mali, Kenya and Madagascar family room to your door step. Our establishment truly lives up to its name with all the outstanding service and hospitality that will make you feel at home, right here in Dundee, South … Read More
This is a secluded garden cottage situated in a beautiful country garden and run by an experienced caterer – Tish Coleman, whose husband is a resident National and Specialist Battlefield Tour Guide. The cottage accommodates 4 people comfortably with its twin bedroom en-suite and a double bedroom en-suite. The recently built cottage boasts a modern fitted kitchen and comfortable living room, overlooking a tranquil garden with a variety of bird-life. The property is fully fenced with electronic gates and affords … Read More
The Lodge consists of 31x comfortable twin en-suite rooms and 2x spacious family rooms accommodating 4x guests each, consisting of a mini dining and seating area and a bath tub and shower. All rooms are equipped with tea/coffee facilities, DSTV package, air-conditioning, showers, a study desk and storage space. The lodge offers breakfast, dinner and lunch packs on request. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas/free undercover parking is offered with a night guard on duty/Braai facilities available/wheelchair friendly/ On-site … Read More
PENRYN is a gracious old home, situated in central Dundee, close to all amenities and easily accessible. It is a listed building. The house has been tastefully converted into a charming and comfortable B&B while carefully preserving its essential Victorian ambience.
The idea for Wezandla Crafts came about in 1996. The Zulu word Wezandla, meaning “with hands” was to signify the products made by hand but also the reaching out and helping each other with our hands. Most of the people we wanted to reach (women) are house bound as they have other chores to attend to such as fetching water, collecting firewood, tending to cattle and crops as well as seeing to the family needs. The idea of using their … Read More