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About Durnford's Lodge

Set in a tranquil garden setting, we at Durnford are dedicated to customer service and wish to make your stay, be it short or long, as comfortable as possible.

Durnford's Lodge is well situated in Ladysmith, close to the CBD, yet away from the drone of everyday shopping and traffic.

In addition to bed and breakfast, or dinner bed and breakfast, we also cater for guests who need an extended stay in Ladysmith, at reduced rates.

Our capacity to host small to medium conferences, sales meetings, office parties, special functions and Christmas parties has been greatly increased by our new conference hall, and negotiable prices are available.

Wedding Venues: We cater for office parties, special occasions and Christmas parties.

Conference Venues: Small conference and meeting area available with air-conditioning, TV, video, flip chart and overhead projector.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 5 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 30
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 9:30 AM
  • Reviews: 1 Reviews


  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Conference Venues
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • AA Highly Recommended
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Rooms Sleeps 2 Includes: D B & B Rooms / Units: 15 Accommodation consist of fifteen double rooms, equipped with en-suite bathrooms fans, heaters, a TV, and tea and coffee... see more Features:  Queen beds, King beds, DStv, Private bathroom, En-suite, Mountain views see more Queen beds, King beds, DStv, Private bathroom, En-suite, Mountain views, Air-Conditioning, Balcony/patio, Fan, Heater, Television, Satellite TV, Radio, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Wi-Fi, Internet Connection, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms, Hair Dryer, Swimming pool views, Garden views
    from R1200 For 2 guests
    • Rooms Adults

      Reviews for Durnford's Lodge

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      Melanie Goldstone
      07 September 2018

      We stayed here while attending a wedding in Ladysmith. We were allowed to check in early on account of the wedding starting at the check in time. The staff were lovely and accommodating, and the room was very comfortable.

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      Durnford's Lodge is 1.3km from the centre of Ladysmith (KwaZulu-Natal) , the nearest airport 186.8km (Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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