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Berghouse and Cottages

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R304 Northern Drakensberg, Jagersrust KwaZulu-Natal, Bergville 3354 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Infinity Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Housekeeping
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stayed in Berghouse Cottages for two nights. The location is perfect for visiting Drakensberg, with nice views from the property and close distance to the Royal National Park where all the best Drakensberg hikes are. We enjoyed our fireplace in the room and the...More

Date of stay: August 2017
1  Thank Wieke1
Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 7 September 2017

Hello Wieke1, Thank you for your report back, albeit too late for us to respond and make your stay as comfortable as possible. We would have sincerely appreciated a feedback instantly the next morning so that we could respond to your observations. You have made...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

The views are spectacular from every cottage at Berghouse. This is the place to stay if you want to explore Royal Natal Park or if you simply want to stay put, hike the trails on the property, feed apples to the miniature horses and relax....More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Roberta-Jayne
Response from Vaughn P, Owner at Berghouse and CottagesResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for your review and recent visit. We hope you will be back someday to enjoy the improvements, we maintain a high level of maintenance throughout the cottages, thank you for your input. With warm regards from us all at the Berghouse and Cottages.

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

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Jacques S
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.

Date of stay: August 2017
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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

Date of stay: May 2017
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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

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Description
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
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
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
19
Price range
US$89 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$89 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
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stelectrical
22 March 2018|
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Response from Vaughn P | Property representative |
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"
496lyndaj
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..."
Roberta-Jayne
23 Aug 2017
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"Ask for an intimate two-some or a spacious family unit to suit your needs."
JacquesS709
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 &..."
212janab
20 Mar 2017
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