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Drakensberg Mountain Retreat

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Breakfast included
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All reviewswild horseshonesty barfull size snooker tableenjoyed our staystunning viewsdirt roadoff the beaten trackhiking trailsrelaxing staybeautiful placeindoor poolwarm hospitalityenjoyed every minuterooms are spaciousgreat hikestwo nightshome away from home
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Celebrated a 60th birthday with 25 family members over 3 days. It has everything you need, comfortable, enough space for everyone to kuier together in once space, as well as enough space for privacy. Incredible surroundings. We also spent a few days here in 2013...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Trustee at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded yesterday

Dear Sam and family. We are pleased you enjoyed your return visit to Drakensberg Mountain Retreat (on this occasion a large family get-together in celebration of a 60th birthday!) and thank you for your complimentary review. The Retreat's unique location with spectacular views of the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

When looking for information the staff are very helpful and ready to answer any questions. In the end, we decided not to book this retreat for itinerary reasons. However their friendliness and helpfulness warrants a positive review!

Thank vasyir
Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Trustee at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded 3 days ago

Dear Vasyir, we value, and thank you for the positive feedback of our Management and staff's willingness in assisting you with enquiries in a friendly and helpful manner! We hope that some day we will have the pleasure of welcoming you as guests too!!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Drakensberg mountain Retreat was amazing... The management, hosting, staff, food, rooms, hiking...everything there was the best...just wanted to stay longer...definitely booking for new years...see you soon...More

Thank Michelle V
Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Trustee at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded 3 days ago

Dear Michelle, we value and thank you for your complimentary review following a recent stay at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. With the Lodge's location "off the beaten track" offering peace and tranquility, spectacular views of the Northern Drakensberg and surrounds, interesting hiking trails, friendly hospitality and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to the UK from a trip to South Africa. We had planned to spend two days at the Draakensburg mountain retreat as part of our trip .After checking reviews and photographs thought it would be a good place to stay . The room...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Trustee at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded 3 days ago

Dear Danielle, the Trustees of Drakensberg Mountain Retreat value feedback of your family's recent stay at the Lodge prior to your return to the U.K.. Firstly, you have our assurance that concerns raised regarding the room will be brought to the attention of our Maintenance...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From making my booking to checking out Drakensberg Mountain Retreat was an amazing experience. This retreat truly has the most amazing view of "the berg". my only regret is that I only stayed for a short period but next time I will be sure to...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, other at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Youlanda, we value and thank you for the complimentary review of your recent stay at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat, and must agree that the unique setting of the Lodge provides guests with spectacular views of "the Berg" and the necessary tranquility to provide "Food for...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$93 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$93 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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"Upstairs rooms have better views"
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"Some of the rooms offer a small lounge with a fireplace and have a bath overlooking the mountains."
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"Rooms are all close together so there is a bit of noise but not unbearable"
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"don't go there"
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