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Dumbe Cottages

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Scheepershoek, Oliviershoek Pass area, Bergville, South Africa
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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

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

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The setting is beautiful and the view magnificent. I do however feel that the furnishings and bed linen were not quite four star as it is advertised. The interior is mediocre. The fire place warms up your chalet in a minute. We stayed in chalet...More

Thank fiona k
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We spent a lovely weekend in Dumbe 3. The views are fantastic and the cabin is perfect for two people. Very romantic with the hot tub except the hot water ran out :( Perhaps some candles may be a nice touch? Fireplace in the rooms...More

Thank cezanne s
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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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