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Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“the vine”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

There is something for everyone, from tiny tots to the more mature :) The beauty of this place is what stole my heart. I loved the cosy and classy family units and the wide open spaces where one can find such rest a restoration.More

Thank CandyMckibbin
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded today

Dear CandyMcKibbin, Many thanks for your review and happy comments on this very special place. I am very happy, as are our staff, that you had a lovely stay, and enjoyed and appreciated the beauty and variety here. We look forward to your return to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Was booked and paid for via Amoma.com; on arrival at around 22h00 was made to pay for the night again. Reception staff made us feel as though they where doing us the greatest favour ever ! If I was not travelling with kids, I would...More

Thank 125morgan
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Morgan, As per our conversation prior to this review, on 16 April 2018. I am certainly making no reference to this, or any other service provider: We would generally advise all client booking online to ensure that any agency or company being used to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

In the dark during a violent thunderstorm and lashing rain the 25km drive from Underberg to the resort seemed to go on forever so we were pleased to find a warm and efficient welcome. We stayed in the hotel itself and found the rooms to...More

Thank Philip1516
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Philip, It is really nice to see positive and warm comments on the resort. Thank you first of all for the great advertising on the views and our proximity to the mountains. I totally agree, and in my 7 years here still find the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were two couples and the main reason for booking the hotel was to play golf on the Glengarry Golf Course attached to and managed by the resort. The site is staggeringly beautiful at the end of a mountain valley surrounded by sandstone cliffs. The...More

Thank Victor B
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Victor, Thank you for the review. I will respond in short to the many comments, with respect. Late tee off times are problematic due to carts being limited, leading to client dissatisfaction for those arriving early. And further dissatisfaction from non arrivals for reserved...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed overnight on coach tour, room was fine the staff were very friendly and nice meal in the restaurant also good breakfast. Unfortunately I was going from my room in one of the chalets to the reception,missed my footing in the dark and fell into...More

Thank Len T
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear LenT, A great concern regards lighting in certain areas - we have done some walkabouts and are looking at improving certain areas where our client walks at night. Thank you Sir for the positive comments, on our staff and restaurant. It is always a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf Course
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$115 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Quinton J
18 October 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Property representative |
Good Morning, We charge a rate of R65 per person per day for use of the gym facility, and strictly No Under 16s allowed in the Wellness Centre at any time. There is also a refundable cover charge at the gate, per... More
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Desiré V
8 August 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Property representative |
Good Morning, Yes, we do have heating at the slide pool, as well as "the Cove", an outdoor heated pool, free for all to use. It can be a challenge in winter to maintain high temperatures here though. The Wellness Centre... More
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luv2travel323
3 July 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Property representative |
Greetings - GDay is quite right. Around 45 / 50 minutes to the bottom of the pass. You must have a 4X4 to be allowed through, with passports. No complications for vehicle access as Lesotho is landlocked, and kids no... More
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