"A totally awesome experience with the most gracious of hosts and outstanding food. Go there to be spoilt and enjoy the Underberg experience."
"Great Place to Relax with great hosts that are keen to share their knowledge of the area, Brent has extensive knowledge on wine and we enjoyed listening to him during some wine tasting. Trudie is a great cook and the food was always prepared meticulously and tasted amazing. "
"The food and hospitality were excellent. Very peaceful. If you just want to relax and get away from a busy lifestyle, you would enjoy this place."
"Thank you Brent and Trudy for a warm welcome, and being such great hosts. We had such a great time at the Amazian Mountain River Lodge. The food was awesome. Will definitely return."
"Thanks so much to Brett and Tridie for the warm welcome and fantastic stay!
The meals were 'magnifico' and the accommodation very comfortable - the scenery stunning! We will definitely be back. We will have to try the lunch at the Winery!"
"This is a great place with well-appointed rooms, a scenic river view, gourmet food, and a unique concept wine cellar. Affordable 5 Star luxury.
You must do the tubing adventure down the river. A must visit for everyone visiting the area. I have travelled extensively and have to say that this..."
"We had a good rest and were ready for the New Year and its challenges. The view was picture perfect and the food divine. Brent and Trudie handled us like royalty and nothing, no matter how small, was too much effort for them. The rooms were of high quality and very clean and comfortable. The variety..."more
"We had the most amazing time at the Amazian Mountain River Lodge. The location, food, hospitality and overall experience was awesome. I would definitely recommend Amazian Mountain River Lodge to anyone."
"Need I say more. This experience was just what we needed. Far away from hard working lifestyles and close to mother nature. The food was heavenly every single night and the rooms were definitely in a 5 Star condition. The hosts, Brent and Trudy, are the most amazing Amazians, the creators of their o..."more
"The stay was amazing. My wife and I enjoyed the hospitality thoroughly and would recommend Amazian to anybody who wants to break away for a few days. "
"Our stay at Amazain Mountain Lodge was fantastic. We really enjoyed it. The owners were very friendly and the food was great. The accommodation was clean, neat and very beautiful. We will definitely be going back and I would recommend this place to everyone."
"Everything was perfect. There was really nothing that we could find wrong with it. The food is first class, the room always neat and clean. The hosts are very friendly. We will definitely recommend it as a must.
Alles was perfek. Daar is regtig niks wat ons kon verkeerd vind nie. Kos is eerst..."
"An excellent nights' stay breaking the long journey from Durban to Amazian Mountain River Lodge. Comfortable surroundings and a friendly atmosphere welcomed us in from the start. Special Brett and Judith fast and efficient check-in and a lovely room. Breakfast and dinner was excellent. Thanks, we..."more
"The hosts - Trudie and Brent, were wonderful, they went out of their way to ensure that we were well taken care of. Thing was too much trouble. Trudie is excellent in the kitchen. Every meal is well prepared, and beautifully decorated and always on time. The waiters and cleaners were very friendly a..."more
"Cliff and I had a lovely time. The place is really beautiful with stunning scenary. The accommodation is very good and comfortable and all your needs are catered for. Trudie and Brent are wonderful hosts and Trudie is a great cook. The Lodge is very relaxing and friendly.
We went up Sani..."
"We enjoyed it tremendously. No bed should be smaller than a super king size bed. The food was excellent. At last one place that could cater for my appetite. "
"WOW!!! That was all Michelle and I could say when we arrived at Amazian. We were warmly greeted by Trudie, then Brent, and throughout the whole weekend, they both made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed.
Trudie sure knows her way around the kitchen, because those meals wer..."
"We had a lovely time at Amazian. It was exactly what we wanted for our honeymoon. Brent and Trudy are wonderful hosts, the food was DIVINE and the portions very big, the rooms were beautiful, the activities were great and we did something different every day and of course the Underberg landscape mad..."more
"We had the most relaxing, rejuvenating and awesome time at the 'Amazian Mountain River Lodge Drakensberg'"
"This is an awesome **** Lodge !! Highly recommended to those that need to relax and feel spoilt !
Brent and Trudie welcomed us with open arms and we were escorted to our beautiful room. All was neat and tidy and very classy. Clearly somebody's been paying attention to detail.
"We had a wonderful experience at Amazian. We were very well looked after by our hosts, Manie and Gail.Food was good, accommodation was good,wine was good. Would recommend Amazian to any couple looking for a special treat."
"Food was great - staff very friendly , nice area"
"We had a truly memorable experience at Amazian for our Honeymoon !! Brent and Trudie are amazing people !!! You like part of the family rather than guests at their lodge. I cannot begin to describe how great all the meals were....'simply out of the world'.
The tubing down the river is an ..."
"My husband and I had the most amazing stay at the Amazian Lodge .The staff were friendly and the food was out of this world.Special thanks to Brent and Trudie for their hospitality. we will definitely come back"
"Wonderful Stay - Trudi's Food is to die for! "
"Brent and Trudie are great. Best of all our accommodation (and the others were good!). Will definitely return!"
"We had an awesome time!! The food was the best and we loved the calm, relaxed feeling of the rooms. The hosts were stunning and we would like to thank both Trudy and Brent for their hospitality."
"We stayed at Amazian Lodge for 6 nights on our Honeymoon and it was really fantastic. The view onto the hills around the lodge and down onto the river are fantastic and you have the constant soft rumbling of the river. The food is great, large portions and beautifully prepared.
The hosts are ..."
"Trudi and Brent were fabulous hosts...
Everything was fantastic from the moment we arrived, spectacular location, friendly and helpful hosts and staff, exquisite food. The room had an unforgettable view and luxurious feel.
We will definitely be back!!!"
"Amazian is rated as a 4* but are definitely worth more and should be rated as a 5*+ without a doubt. The warm hospitality and superb food, beautiful views and accommodation that caters for absolutely every need you can think of (including chocolates in your room) makes Amazian the best place we hav..."more
"Brent and Trudie were awesome...we went to relax and did just that...
thank you very much.
Kerry & Gary"
"It was absolutely perfect. Brent & Trudie are excellent hosts and the food is divine.
After you have eaten, you already start to wonder what the next meal is going to be.
The views are beautiful and you can sit next to the pool and enjoy your surroundings, while sipping on a glass of w..."
"Brent and Trudie are excellent hosts. They really went out of their way to make our stay as enjoyable as possible. We will definitely go back again."
"Home away from home,truly fantastic. We were made to feel welcome from the time we arrived. Our room was fantastic with breathtaking views of the mountains and the river. The Staff were very friendly and what ever we asked for was sorted out with efficiency and a smile.
Food was great and th..."
"Thank you to our Hosts - really made us feel at home, fantastic hospitality. Food was great, beautiful view and comfortable rooms."
"Excellent all around - great accommodation, great food, great facilities, fantastic hosts, friendly cats. Weather was not great, but this is no fault of the lodge!"
"The purpose of this trip was purely for rest and relaxation - and that is exactly what we got.
My husband and I were both very very pleased. The room was cosy and romantic. The jacuzzi added that something extra that u look for on a romantic getaway. The best part of the trip for us though..."
"Jessy and I really enjoyed Amazian, Trudy and Brent are great hosts. The food was excellent and the venue was outstanding. The archery was good fun, so was the quad bike picnic... I'd love to go back, maybe in summer so that we can hop in the jacuzzi and also go tubing!"
"My stay at the Amazian mountain river lodge was like being on another planet where the people were beyond friendly, the food better than any restaurant and the view i thought only appeared in dreams.
This is the perfect get away from the concrete jungle, to appreciate what the true meaning of..."
"It was Awesome. the best food and great way of relaxation...
Trudie and Brent are the friendliest people i met and also go about there work professionally. .ensuring cleanliness and ensuring our stay was the best..
The food is absolutely fantastic never tasted food so great before...
"Our stay was absolutely superb in every way! The rooms are gorgeous and comfortable, the spa bath an absolute treat and the FOOD!! What can I say about the food that my scale isn't saying for me already, delicious! You are an amazing couple that offer a fantastic service and we absolutely loved it, ..."more
"Very pleasant stay, people, rooms and food was excellent. The staff was also very friendly and helpful. Better service than most upper-class hotels. Enjoyed every moment of it!"
"The owners of the establishment were very welcoming and went out of their way to make us feel at home. The room was superb and the food excellent. We will visit Amazain again."
"Brilliant, beautiful, no words can explain."
"Gourmet cooking at its best!"
"The rooms were absolutely stunning and the view out of this world. Brent and Trudie are fantastic and makes one feel at home but very private. "
"Great food and great company - we are going to bring the family next time! Thank you for an amazing break - just what we needed.
Chris and Wisty Raleigh"
"Trudy and Brent, thank you for sharing your piece of heaven with us. We will definitely be back again!"
"The relaxing atmosphere of Amazian is like an anti-depressant. The delightful food & spa baths at night were better than any doctors prescription. Thanks to our friendly hosts Brent & Trudie. Will definitely return to this tranquil spot on the banks of Umzimkulu River."
"My husband and I were there from Monday to Friday and had a wonderful time. The weather was perfect and we had lots of opportunity to rest and see the local sites. The food was absolutely amazing (especially the breakfasts) - Trudi you're the bomb! Brent, thanks for all the entertaining stories.
"Trudy and Brent are wonderful hosts and the food is truly amazing. We were blown away by the quality (and quantity) of Trudys' offerings and will revisit just for the food alone....And thats a long way from us as we live in Perth....The rooms too are really excellent and I wont hesitate to recommen..."more
"What a awesome place. The rooms are very stylish and everything is so perfect. The food is better than five star every meal was so tasty and the presentation was beautiful. What I really liked was the smaller personal touches that Trudy and Brent do for you , things that you don't see at hotels, lod..."more
"We had a fantastic two nights at the river lodge. The owners were friendly and insightful to talk to, our room was well thought out and beautifully decorated. The food was wonderful in fact we battled to finish. We recommend going up Sani's Pass especially for foreigners as it is a very unique exper..."more
"My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed Trudie and Brents hospitality. The meals were outstanding, accommodation super comfortable and the conversation great! Thank you for sharing your little piece of heaven with us."
"The attention to detail and focus on the small things really makes the place great. I will have to return in the summer to see the area all greened up again."
"My husband and I have just gotten back from our amazing honeymoon at Amazian. I do recommend you try it, if you are looking for great food, loving hosts, and complete peace and relaxation. Can't wait to go back again. "
"We enjoyed the stay at Amazian Mountain River Lodge with the hospitality shown, Accommodation and food very good. "
"Thanks to Brent and Trudie for their passion for making are 'Mid Week' stay a FANTASTIC experience. The Sani's Pass and the nature in the area can be rated ten out of ten. Thanks"
"The best holiday we have ever had!!! Brent and Trudie are excellent hosts, we left Amazian feeling like we have known them our whole lives. Trudie is an awesome cook! Sani pass trip is a must. We'll definitely be back soon!"
"Thanks Trudes and Brent for a fantastic weekend! Was sad to leave our new home from home... Thank you for the fantastic meals (Trudes, yr curry's a winner!), the quad biking picnic, and especially the aromatherapy massages! Your hospitability was faultless and the lodge amazing! We'll be back to c..."more
"It was a great experience. The hosts are wonderful and take care of all your needs before you even ask.
I can't even begin to describe the food. It was some of best meals we have had, even comparing it to international standards.
Realy worth while to visit them!"
"It was really a lovely experience. Brent and Truddie are very warm and friendly people and we felt so welcomed and comfortable at the lodge."
"Trudie and Brent are amazing hosts. It felt as if we went to visit them rather than go on holiday. They made us feel so welcome and at home. They waited on us on hand and foot. Fantastic scenery, and a really awesome experience.
Thank you guys a lot. We will definitely come again.
"Amazian Mountain River Lodge is beslis 'amazing'. Ons het 'n wonderlike tyd gehad. Brent en Trudie voel soos ou vriende. Hulle is great mense. Die kos was fantasties. Ons sal verseker weer soontoe gaan. "
"By far one of the best holidays we have experienced. Not a single one of us was lookng forward to returning to Joburg. Brent, Trudie, and Gran were all very accommodating and they really go out of their way for their guests. Our meals were absolutely awesome. We really enjoyed just making the most o..."more
"Amazian is a great place to unwind and take in the great views of the Drakensburg. Brent, Trudie and their staff were very friendly and made the stay very pleasant and comfortable. Thank you for a wonderful weekend!"
"It was fantastic"
"It was an incredible weekend. So spiritual and special. The food was five star status. Trudie and Brent were like old friends."
"Brent and Trudy are excellent hosts. It is a beautiful venue with an amazing view and the food was delicious. It met all our expectations and I can recommend it to anyone with confidence."
"Our stay at Amazian was absolutely lovely.
The accommodation and scenery is beautiful and the hosts Trudie & Brent are warm and friendly couple who make you feel most welcome.
The food was outstanding.
We will definitely be visiting again. "
"We spent 3 nights at Amazian as part of our honeymonn and really had a great time. Brent and Trudy are great hosts. The lodge is fantastic and we couldnt have asked for anything more. The food was too die for. Would recommend it to anyone."
Lovely part of the world, fantastic food, good hospitable hosts, clean and modern rooms, great for honeymooners less so for families. overall one of our best stays of many. Memorable with lots to do and see. Good quality throughout especially linen - I would recom..."
"Our stay at Amazian was truly wonderful and very relaxing. We had extremely good service throughout our stay, and will definitely pay a visit again."
"Our stay at Amazian was for our honeymoon and it was an enjoyable and relaxing experience. The rooms were very well laid out and the views were stunning. The food was 11 out of 10. We found Brent and Trudi to be very good hosts and they where always available and ready to answer any questions that w..."more
"We had a wonderfull time, Brent and Trudie are very nice people and the food, view and overall enjoyment was wonderful.
We will definitely be going back there."
"Fantastic. Good food, friendly people"
"Amazian River lodge was more than we expected. Beautiful views, Private rooms, 5 star food, and a variety of exciting activities. All in all it is the perfect place to unwind, recharge and spoil yourself!"
"We enjoyed every minute of our stay and will definitely go back. Our host was only concerned about our needs and still had to run the rest of the lodge. If you need to get away from the rush of every day this is the place to go to. If you like large portions of food you will definitely like the meal..."more
"Yes We had the most amazing stay. Spectacular views and a hugh Thanks to our Hosts for making us feel soo comfortable.
Also thanks to Trudy for the most incredible food."
"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Amazian Mountain River Lodge near Underberg in the southern Drakensberg. The lodge has been refurbished to a remarkable standard of comfort and the owners Trudie 7 Brent Snymans are just superb hosts. Lots to do in the area - we added an unscheduled extra night ..."more
"The name Amazian fits perfect. When we initially contacted the Sani Pass Hotel, but there was no reaction from them. As the 2 nd choice we selected Amazian. The reaction was immediate; so we took a chance and booked. We had a wonderful time at Amazian. Whilst in the area, we visited the Sani Pass Ho..."more
"Location and view - excellent
Room facilities - superb
Bathroom facilities - spa bath a big plus
Breakfast - good
Dinner - menu very good
Service - Very good
Entertainment facilities - outdoor entertainment excellent
This is a new establishment so we ..."
"Our stay was excellent and we enjoyed every hour."
"Amazian was excellent, a real family-, at-home feeling. Our hosts and their staff are wonderful. The view from lodge is beautiful. The Underberg region is a pleasant surprise. We left with a request that we be contacted whenever some snow falls - we will be back to Amazian at the drop of a hat!"
"To anyone looking for a place to stay in the Drakensberg - Amazian isn't just a place to put your head down, it is an experience! Even during the dry winter months the scenery is still breathtaking! Your hosts are brimming full of entertaining stories & have vast knowledge across many differing fiel..."more
"It is the best place to stay if you want to visit sani pass and the beautiful countryside!
Trudy is an excellent cook and she will cook for you whatever dishes you like, also: good wine cellar and very helpful owners.
They even taught us how to play Yatsu :)
PS: Be careful: the cats are ..."
"Definitely a worthwhile weekend away! Was a wonderful and enjoyable weekend at a lovely lodge. Food & accomodation was great, extra activites were great fun too! All round an enjoyable and to be repeated experience."
"We had a most enjoyable and pleasant stay at the Amazian Mountain River Lodge. It is both a mountain and river lodge with beautiful scenery all around and a river on the property. The service was fantastic and the hosts welcoming and friendly. The rooms were very comfortable and the food excellent, ..."more
"Amazian is a great establishment with great facilities and good service. The food is great and the activities available are great fun and enjoyable. The hosts Brent and Trudy are very friendly and helpful and can guide you to other worthwhile activities available in the area. A truly great breakaway..."more
"Brent & Trudy run a beautiful lodge with nice views, where we were treated to excellent food and hospitality throughout our stay. The accomodation was very comfortable,relaxing and also romantic - perfect for a getaway weekend. They were very helpful in organising activities for us such as horse rid..."more
"The accommodation was lovely and once the mix up about dinner was sorted, we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We were a bit disappointed that the cocktail evenings do not exist anymore- we were told that the barman who had been making them was no longer working at the establishment."
"The Amazian Mountain River Lodge is a beautiful resort and the attention to detail throughout is extraordinary. On arrival we received a warm welcome and were taken to our room. The chalet was impeccable and very luxurious with stunning views across Underberg and the Umfolozi River.
"I've been to many places that I've booked through RoomsForAfrica, and this was my best experience. Friendly people, exceptionally great food and magnificent views. If you want a break from the city life then this is the place to go and unwind!"