Overview of Fugitives’ Drift Guest House

Situated on the stunning Fugitives’ Drift property, the award-winning Fugitives’ Drift Guest House offers an extraordinary retreat in KwaZulu Natal’s most evocative region – the Battlefields. This family-owned guest house reflects the owners’ love of South Africa, its people and the area.

Enjoy expertly led and narrated tours with a professional guide through the the battlefields of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift. Grab the opportunity to go fishing on the nearby Buffalo River.

Highlights & Activities

What's on offer whilst on this itinerary?
  • Located on a Natural Heritage site right in the middle of the historic Battlefields
  • Get to know South Africa's rich history with experts - the Rattray family
  • An original homestead, beautifully preserved
  • Beautiful cottages with sweeping views
  • Experience superb cuisine
Day tours

Day tours

Fishing

Fishing

Guided walks

Guided walks

Historical tours

Historical tours

Mountain biking

Mountain biking

Rooms at Fugitives' Drift Guest House

Unwind and relax, in your own private luxury
  • Fugitives' Drift bedroom

    En-suite Room

    Six spacious, individually designed cottages are available at Fugitives Drift Guest House, each with an en suite bathroom and commanding views of the surrounding area from a private veranda.

    General Facilities

    Fugitives’ Drift Guest House has a stunning swimming pool, just outside the farmhouse, that offers views of Isandlwana and the mountain ranges beyond.

    Children's club

    Children's club

    Laundry service

    Laundry service

    Swimming pool

    Swimming pool

    Dining

    The original farmhouse has been converted into the dining room and there is also an outside eating area with a haunting view of the Isandlwana in the distance.

    Expert Opinion

    We know because we go
    Jessica Robertson

    Jessica Robertson

    Africa Safari Expert

    A more affordable option than its sister property, Fugitives Drift Lodge, but with the same high standards. Very good value for money and the comfortable feeling of home with some of the best guides in the area.

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