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Dumbe Cottages

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Scheepershoek, Oliviershoek Pass area, Bergville, South Africa
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“gravel road”(2 reviews)
“escarpment”(4 reviews)
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Scheepershoek, Oliviershoek Pass area, Bergville, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Dumbe number 5 for ten days. We had the best time. The unit is perfectly equipped with everything you need and more! Breathtaking views all around and the fire place and Jacuzzi was a winner!! We will definitely be back!

2  Thank Fredette v
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Dumbe Cottages offers secluded accommodation at a moderate price. Each of the cottages have a jaccuzi bathtub, perfect for couples to relax and spend time together. The cottages are well equipped and have breathtaking views. We enjoyed our stay at Dumbe Cottages very much!

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

I booked dumbe number 5 for our wedding anniversary! it was a surprise for my husband. Luckily I read the reviews before we left JHB, as we have a very low profile sporty car, and it would NEVER have made it on the 12km sand...More

1  Thank Alarick J
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Nice and clean chalets with nicely equipped kitchen. View is sensational and perfect for a romantic getaway. Take with games and books to keep busy. Lack of info regarding hiking trails. Gravel road suitable for sedan just take note that you have to use chalet...More

Thank Leandre S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was our third visit to Dumbe Cottages. First time August 2015. Then May 2017. This time Dumbe 4 in July 2017 for my sixtieth birthday. Only myself and my wife. Dumbe is one of our favorite destinations and can be highly recommended. Dumbe is...More

2  Thank tjhmeyer
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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
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"Cottages 2-5 - because of spa baths"
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"Dumbe nr 3 had perfect views and was very private"
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"Although all chalets are very private, chalet No 4 offers more solitude as it is further from the others."
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"All three cottages are very secluded and have amazing views. Dumbe no 1 is bigger, while 2 and 3 are ideal..."
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