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Cavern Drakensberg Resort & Spa

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We'll be back! Walks around are beautiful, Amphitheater is only 20min drive away. With the kids corner we can relax and be together at ones. No cooking, only enjoying each otherFood is very good but be careful not to eat to much. Wine and alcohol...More

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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Real-Mother What a lovely review! We all need a little time out, even as parents. It is lovely that you enjoyed the meals, the wine cellar and the kiddies area but still felt that there was quality time to be a family together. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to like about the location, facilities the thatched roof units. But an unforgivable fault is the late 7:30 breakfast. This resort promotes the outdoor activities. In spring and summer you can have really hot days with afternoon thunderstorms. On hot days for safety...More

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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Giant Bird Thank you for taking time to review us. We are quite taken by your heading. Thank you for calling us excellent and we are pleased that you like the location, the thatched rooms and the abundance of activities. Cannot recommend is a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I liked the Cavern. Its fairly rustic, its not pretentious, its in a great setting, there's loads of things to do, and kids will love the place. But you need to know upfront what you're getting into. My wife and I have a 4 year...More

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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kevin Thanks so much for taking time to review The Cavern. It is always tricky trying to tick all the boxes and as a result we do have to compromise but essentially we are committed to providing comfortable accommodation and wholesome meals to our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fantastic place. Easy drive from DBN or JHB. Perfect for kids and for adults. The drinks are very reasonably priced, with an excellent wine selection. Beautiful location. We will definitely return.

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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Richard Thank you for your great review and hope to see your family again soon. Kind regards Hilton and Megan

Reviewed 15 October 2018

We usually visit the Cavern as a family of four however with Run The Berg being our reason for visiting this weekend with the kids busy with school sports it was just my wife and I and we enjoyed our time at the Cavern every...More

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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear X You certainly did have a busy time with our MTB trails, hikes and horse riding. Glad you enjoyed RuntheBerg. Kind regards Hilton and Megan

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About
Description
The Cavern Resort & Spa welcomes you to the adventures of mountain holidays. The Cavern, named after the “Cannibal Cavern”, is situated on 3000 hectares of private mountain reserve adjacent to the Drakensberg More Amphitheatre World Heritage Site.This holiday offers you daily guided hikes to bushman paintings and rock carvings. For the more energetic, walks are organised to the Tugela Gorge, the second highest waterfall in the world, and to the top of the Amphitheatre (3100m). An extensive range of recreational facilities, from a forest spa, horse trails, trout fishing and mountain bike trails are available. This stunning resort has won numerous accolades. Honeymoon suites, superior suites and standard accommodation are available with spectacular views of the surrounding valleys, indigenous forests and mountains. Honeymoon suites are complete with four-poster beds and fireplaces for cool evenings. The superior accommodation is set away from the resort, in tranquil gardens, with magnificent views of the surrounding mountains. The reserve is home to abundant wildlife including leopard, baboon and eland and over 200 species of birds and 150 species of trees.The Forest Spa, set high up in the indigenous forest, is a relaxing space to unwind in whilst being treated by our therapists. Afterwards the unique Cave Bar is the ideal place to meet for a sundowner while looking over the valley below. Just over three hours from Gauteng and Durban it is the ideal area to spend some time in the mountains. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
55
Price range
US$169 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Cavern Drakensberg Hotel Bergville
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
55
Price range
US$169 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Cavern Drakensberg Hotel Bergville
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
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Room & Suite (81)
Pool & Beach (25)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Avashnee N
25 April 2018|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
Trout for sure.
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Jill K
1 May 2017|
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Response from LME88 | Reviewed this property |
I'd say you'd need to hire a car and drive. Or call the resort and ask if they can arrange a transfer for you.
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sallyhwright
9 February 2017|
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Response from dentiStockton | Reviewed this property |
Soory, don't know. Paul.
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Room Tips
"The rooms vary. Not all have views, but all have beautiful decor. The superior rooms are worth the extra..."
4Jones29
17 Sep 2018
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"Upstairs for better views."
ChezzaGaz
19 Jun 2018
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"The superior suites are a must.."
Ivor287
15 May 2018
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"We prefer rooms facing the bowling green in close proximity to hotel amenities"
TheSkiNovice
30 Apr 2018
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