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Hotels in Ulundi

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Hinterland Lodge
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Front desk [24-hour]
  4. Contactless check-in/out
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Room service
  7. Family room
  8. Doctor/nurse on call
6.4

Very good

4 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 41
Vikamana Guest House
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  2. Front desk [24-hour]
  3. Contactless check-in/out
  4. Room service
  5. Wi-Fi in public areas
  6. Shared kitchen
  7. Daily housekeeping
  8. Smoke-free property
10

Exceptional

1 review

Mbopha Guest House
Ulundi BA,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Front desk [24-hour]
  4. Wi-Fi in public areas
  5. Air conditioning in public area
  6. Non-smoking rooms
  7. Internet services
  8. English
8.5

Excellent

4 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 45
Matatane Camp
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  6. Game room
  7. Bicycles
  8. BBQ facilities
10

Exceptional

1 review

Avg price per night
$ 48
Thokazi Haven Guest House & Backpacker
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. BBQ facilities
  3. Tours
  4. Family room
  5. Shared kitchen
  6. Shrine
  7. Daily housekeeping
  8. Smoke-free property
Zulu Rock Private Game Farm
Ulundi BA,Ulundi - View on map
  1. BBQ facilities
  2. Car park [on-site]
  3. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  4. Laundry service
  5. Tours
  6. Wi-Fi in public areas
  7. Smoking area
  8. Security [24-hour]
Marietjies Guesthouse
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. BBQ facilities
  4. Laundry service
  5. Wi-Fi in public areas
  6. Smoking area
  7. Security [24-hour]
  8. Daily housekeeping
Valley Lodge - Babanango Game Reserve
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. Check-in/out [private]
  5. Fitness center
  6. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  7. Game room
  8. Bar
10

Exceptional

1 review

Garden Court Ulundi
Ulundi BA,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Car park
  2. Front desk [24-hour]
  3. Wi-Fi in public areas
  4. Wheelchair accessible
mFulaWozi Wilderness Biyela Lodge
Ulundi,Ulundi - View on map
  1. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  2. Spa
  3. Swimming pool [outdoor]
  4. Game room
  5. Bar
  6. Safety deposit boxes
  7. Wi-Fi in public areas
  8. Security [24-hour]

Fast facts about Ulundi, South Africa

Accommodations13 properties
Popular hotelHinterland Lodge
Popular areaUlundi
Nightly rates from$15
AirportUlundi Airport

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Frequently asked questions

What are the most famous places to stay in Ulundi?

A few of our most well-known properties in Ulundi are Mbopha Guest House, Vikamana Guest House and Valley Lodge - Babanango Game Reserve.

What are the top accommodations in Ulundi for families?

Hotels in Ulundi that are widely scored by families include Hinterland Lodge, Mbopha Guest House and Vikamana Guest House.

What are the top rated places to stay found in Ulundi intended for single visitors?

Properties found in Ulundi that are very highly rated by individual vacationers are Hinterland Lodge, Mbopha Guest House and Marietjies Guesthouse.

What are the prime properties around Ulundi for business travelers?

Resorts in Ulundi which are very highly rated by business visitors are Hinterland Lodge, Mbopha Guest House and Vikamana Guest House.

What are the recommended places to stay located in Ulundi for group travelers?

Properties around Ulundi which are very highly rated by group visitors are Hinterland Lodge, Mbopha Guest House and Vikamana Guest House.

What resorts found in Ulundi are exceptionally rated with respect to facilities?

Accommodationsin Ulundi which is well rated regarding amenities include Vikamana Guest House, Valley Lodge - Babanango Game Reserve and Matatane Camp.

Are foreign tourists allowed into Ulundi?

Foreign tourists are allowed into Ulundi, based on our most updated information. Due to evolving restrictions, we strongly recommend that you take a look at here for further information.

Is quarantine expected for fully vaccinated foreigners to enter Ulundi?

Quarantine is not required for fully vaccinated visitors to enter Ulundi from outside the country. For up-to-date and detailed information on travel restrictons, please have a look at the official websites of the travel authority or government of the country you wish to travel to, or go to here.

Is proof of vaccination needed to enter Ulundi?

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required to enter Ulundi from outside the country. For more information, please speak to local authority or go to here.

Is pre-departure covid test mandatory for fully vaccinated travelers to enter Ulundi?

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is not required to enter Ulundi. For updated and detailed information on travel restrictons, please visit the official websites of the travel authority or government of the country you wish to visit, or go to here.

What vaccines are recognized in Ulundi?

All vaccination types are currently acknowledged and approved by the national health authority of the country that includes Ulundi.

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More about Ulundi

Discovering Ulundi: Fun Facts and Reasons to Visit

Ulundi is a small town located in the northern part of KwaZulu-Natal province in South Africa. It is known for its rich cultural heritage and historical significance. The town was once the capital of the Zulu Kingdom and served as the residence of King Cetshwayo. Today, Ulundi is a popular tourist destination for travelers looking to immerse themselves in Zulu culture and history. One of the most interesting facts about Ulundi is that it is home to the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature, which is the provincial government of KwaZulu-Natal. The legislature is housed in a building that is a replica of the Royal Palace of King Cetshwayo. The building is a must-visit for anyone interested in the history and politics of South Africa. Another interesting fact about Ulundi is that it is the gateway to the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, which is the oldest game reserve in Africa. The park is home to the Big Five (lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, and leopard) and is a popular destination for wildlife enthusiasts.

Getting to Ulundi: Tips and Travel Guide

The best way to get to Ulundi is by air. The closest airport is the Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport, which is located approximately 30 kilometers from Ulundi. The airport serves domestic flights from Johannesburg and Durban. Another option is to take a bus from Johannesburg or Durban. The bus journey takes approximately 6-8 hours, depending on the route and traffic conditions. Once you arrive in Ulundi, the best way to get around is by car. There are several car rental companies located at the airport, and it is recommended that you book your car in advance. Alternatively, you can hire a taxi or use ride-hailing apps like Uber or Bolt.

Top Things to Do in Ulundi: A Traveler's Guide

There are several things to do in Ulundi that are sure to keep travelers entertained. One of the top attractions is the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature building. The building is open to the public and offers guided tours that provide insight into the history and politics of South Africa. Another must-visit attraction is the Ondini Cultural Museum. The museum is dedicated to the history and culture of the Zulu people and features exhibits on traditional Zulu attire, weapons, and music. The museum also hosts traditional Zulu dance performances that are a must-see for anyone visiting Ulundi. For wildlife enthusiasts, a visit to the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park is a must. The park offers guided game drives and walking safaris that allow visitors to get up close and personal with the Big Five and other wildlife.

Experience Ulundi: Best Season and Where to Stay

The best time to visit Ulundi is during the dry season, which runs from May to September. During this time, the weather is mild and dry, and the wildlife is more visible. However, it is important to note that the park can get crowded during peak season, so it is recommended that you book your accommodation and activities in advance. There are several hotels and guesthouses in Ulundi that cater to all budgets. Some of the top-rated hotels include Mbopha Guest House, Vikamana Guest House, Thokazi Haven Guest House & Backpacker, Valley Lodge - Babanango Game Reserve, and Hinterland Lodge. All of these hotels offer comfortable rooms and excellent service, making them the perfect base for exploring Ulundi and its surroundings.

Indulge in Ulundi: What to Eat and Where to Find It

Ulundi is known for its traditional Zulu cuisine, which is a must-try for anyone visiting the town. Some of the top dishes to try include isijingi (a traditional Zulu stew made with beef or mutton), amadumbe (a type of root vegetable), and umngqusho (a dish made with maize and beans). One of the best places to sample traditional Zulu cuisine is at the Zulu Hut Restaurant, which is located at the Valley Lodge - Babanango Game Reserve. The restaurant offers a variety of dishes made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients, including game meat and fish.

Book Your Ulundi Hotel with Agoda: Hassle-Free and Affordable

Booking your Ulundi hotel with Agoda is the best way to ensure a hassle-free and affordable trip. Agoda offers a wide selection of hotels and guesthouses in Ulundi, ranging from budget-friendly options to luxury resorts. With Agoda, you can easily compare prices, read reviews, and book your accommodation in just a few clicks. Plus, Agoda offers excellent customer service, ensuring that your trip to Ulundi is a memorable one.