Last Post B&B has a 3 star TGSA grading. Opening for business in January 2010, Last Post is in Strathmore Park on the outskirts of Dundee, KZN `The Gateway to The Battlefields`.
Strathmore Park is a quiet suburb of Dundee that is close to all the local shops, restaurants, banking facilities etc in the town, which is located a few minutes drive away.
Adjacent to the guest accommodation is an entertainment area which includes a swimming pool & thatched lapha. The lapha houses braai (barbecue) facilities, fridge, microwave, indoor games & full DSTV. Also available for guest use is a full size table tennis table with bats etc.
There is ample secure parking located within the property, access to which is via electric gates with a controller provided to guests to allow convenient entry & exit. On site there is Internet access, including Skype, available for guest use.
The B&B accommodation consists of three units, all of which are en suite, that are located separate from the main house. Two of the units (Kudu & Buffalo) are under a thatched roof. Kudu has a king sized bed - which can be converted to twins & Buffalo has twin beds.
The beds in Kudu & Buffalo are all extra length. The third guest unit (Garden Room) houses a double bed. All units are equipped with high quality beds & bedding to ensure an exceptional nights sleep.
Every room is equipped with a flat screen television, complimentary tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, digital safe, cooling fan & radio. During winter the rooms are also provided with heaters & electric blankets.
Last Post B&B Activities:
In close proximity to Dundee & readily accessible, are dozens of battlefield sites from The Anglo Zulu War (Rourke's Drift, Isandlwana, Kambula etc) The Anglo Boer Wars (Talana Hill, Seige of Ladysmith, Spion Kop, Majuba etc) & Boer/Zulu conflicts (Blood River, Bloukrans etc). Guided tours to all battle sites can be arranged through Last Post B&B as Norman is a qualified Battlefield Tour-guide & we offer guided tours, at discounted rates, for Last Post guests.
In addition nearby there are also a number of quality game reserves (including 'Big Five'), excellent fishing, bird watching, cycle routes, canoeing, bowls etc. There are also a number of excellent 18 hole golf courses in the area, including Dundee GC which is less than 5 minutes drive from Last Post B&B.
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Health & Climate:
Dundee & the surrounds are not in a malaria area.
I will rate the room good, the breakfast excellent, the service very good and Norman was very friendly and supportive. I will certainly stay there again
Rating: Reviewed by Piet Pretorius over a year ago
Norman & Barbara are the most accommodating hosts. Not only did they ensure my stay is homely, but Norman made sure to give me valuable travel tips to ensure I arrive there safely. The establishment is the neatest I've seen to date, especially the bathrooms, it's spotless! The pool is sparkling (I just didn't have time to enjoy it). As rooms are not in the house you have your privacy. I would recommend Last Post to any person who wants the "home away from home" experience.
Rating: Reviewed by Leola Nyoka over a year ago
Everything was the very best! Thank you so much!
Rating: Reviewed by Monika Goldammere over a year ago
Very nice guest house with warm and caring owners. Very good breakfast.
Rating: Reviewed by Oliver Noelken over a year ago
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