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Berghouse and Cottages

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R304 Northern Drakensberg, Jagersrust KwaZulu-Natal, Bergville 3354 South Africa See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Infinity Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Situated in the Northern Drakensberg mountains,KwaZulu-Natal,South Africa,all cottages enjoy spectacular mountain views.Offering bed and breakfast as well as dinner.All cottages are fully More equipped for self catering.Halfway between Johannesburg and Durban.Numerous activities offered on site.Centrally situated and in close proximity to other famous hiking routes and destinations of interest in the Drakensberg. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$84 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
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R304 Northern Drakensberg, Jagersrust KwaZulu-Natal, Bergville 3354 South Africa
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Pietermaritzburg Airport171 km
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

This premier, mountain-top Drakensberg resort has not only upgraded its accommodations but has added a spectacular new cottage called Tula Tula to its selection of comfortable, view-to-die-for units. Set spaciously apart from one another with vehicle parking at each doorstep, the cottages embrace the iconic...More

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Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words and recent visit. We enjoyed hosting you and look forward to your return visit someday, hopefully, our newest cottage called Thula Thula will be available for your visit. With warm regards from us all at the Berghouse and Cottages,...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely cottages, well-equipped! Great food, very friendly and helpful manager. Hikes around the property and plenty activities. Bring loads of carrots and apples to make friends with the miniature horses. No pool (yet) but still fine with children! We'll definitely go back.

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Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We enjoyed hosting you and your family! We hope to see you all back in the Drakensberg again.Warm regards.

Reviewed 11 June 2017

The long uphill road was was rough but fine, except in wet weather when a ford could be impassable. The owners were helpful and the food we ordered was tasty. The views towards the Drakensberg mountains was superb. The only heating was a wood burning...More

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Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you for your review and recent visit. The 6-meter wide 3 km unpaved driveway to which you refer has all cars in all weather conditions reach us without difficulty. We do however understand that some folks have never driven along an unsealed road before,...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Magical! This is not a word that we ever really use much in our vocabulary but that is simply what the Berghouse and Cottages is. When you arrive it is as though stumbling upon a secret garden/ or a village in the Shire out of...More

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Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you for visiting our "little mountain paradise", we thoroughly enjoyed meeting you both as well as hosting you. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and experiences of travel with us, we have found this invaluable. Your kind words in this review are most appreciated,...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

What a perfect spot for a peaceful family getaway. Rustic but well appointed self catering cottages with a view that is unsurpassed. Hosts Chantal and Vaughn were great. What a great time. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone.More

Thank Bigfoot148
Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 22 May 2017

We appreciate your feedback and look forward to hosting you and your family again.The weather was perfect, was a treat that the Drakensberg Mountain vistas were on show for you all. We are pleased to have you join our Berghouse & Cottages family of ambassadors!...More

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Good day, Thank you for your interest. We are self-catering. No, we are unfortunately unable to accommodate pets. Kind regards Vaughn
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"All units have terrific views"
06 Dec 2017
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"If you are a couple be sure to request new Cabin #4-- it is gorgeous and has the BEST view of all the..."
23 Aug 2017
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"Ask for an intimate two-some or a spacious family unit to suit your needs."
22 Aug 2017
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"Since the next village is quite a drive away, I would definitely recommend to book the dinner, bed &..."
20 Mar 2017
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