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Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Good Hope Farm, Sani Pass Road, Himeville, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Durban, South Africa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Sani Pass Hotel as a family from 12 to 13 April 2014. During that time members of my family rode horses and quadbikes. The horses were too thin and needed proper professional care. The quadbikes have never been serviced and were constantly breaking down. The bike I rode could not even get up the hills without... More

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently spent a night at this hotel, and although it is one of the older ones,we had a most enjoyable stay.The hotel rooms have been renovated and are spacious with amazing views of the mountains.The gardens were so pretty and well maintained.The food was good,but the most outstanding thing was the staff.Every staff member from the receptionists, barmen,waiters ,room... More

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Braine-l'alleud, Belgium
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Our stay was so relaxing and a wonderful experience for the kids in our group (a special thanks to Happy who entertained them)... The bungalows were slightly dated but very clean and comfortable. Splendid view and overally a very relaxing stay.

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Ghent, Belgium
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

we, a family stayed over for 3 nights. we were spilt into garden rooms and rooms inside the hotel. the difference was very BIG. outside garden rooms were old, dated, not clean, smelly… the rooms inside the hotel were nice, clean… the staff at reception was very helpful and friendly, food was average… outdoor activities can be better… in general,... More

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Tienen, Belgium
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16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

the good: -great staff -refitted bathrooms (at least ours) -great location -price/quality ratio the less good: -odours in the room (probably from the fixed carpet); rooms still need renovating like the bathrooms have gotten -i think they could make more of this place by upscaling it a bit more in all areas, but I understand that in process

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

My family with 2 children enjoyed it tremendously. The views, the activities are we lovely. Playing tennis and hearing the river rushing in the back ground is a rare experience.The food is delicious and the service superb. The childrens' program is helpful. Within in 20 minutes walk there is a spectacular waterfall. One gets to enjoy nature in a safe... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Although expensive for very ordinary interiored hotel rooms with no finesse, the staff are outstanding! From the first internet booking with Khany to the changing of rooms and the final check out, she and the rest of the reception is absolutely first class. One knows the waiters by name and are all looking after you in a special way -... More

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

I love the Drakensberg but had never been to this hotel before. Travel with 2 little kids is always slightly daunting and I usually check guest reviews before travelling. I was a bit apprehensive after reading the reviews but, thankfully, found that they were mostly unfounded. We stayed at the hotel for 4 nights and loved it. The views are... More

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Maidstone
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14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We stayed here for two nights as we wanted to go up the Sani Pass. The hotel is in a lovely location with far reaching views. The rooms are large but the décor is tired and drab, could do with maybe white and bright colours to brighten up rather than everywhere in beige and browns even the bedding and towels.... More

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Alberton, Gauteng, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Stayed for one night, before a trip up Sani Pass, food was average, the hotel was very empty only a few Dutch tourists, they left early in the morning so my husband and I were the only ones in a huge dining room for breakfast! Service not bad, but I think more supervision would not be a bad idea! The... More

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Also Known As:
Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure
Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Himeville
Sani Pass Hotel And Leisure Resort
Address: Good Hope Farm, Sani Pass Road, Himeville, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Himeville
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Himeville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Resort 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sani Pass Hotel is located at the foot of the Notorious Sani Pass (Gateway between South Arfica & Lesotho). The hotel has been a home away from to many generations since it opened its doors in 1958. The hotel played host over the years as best destination for a family holiday. We provide a variety of facilities & activities to meet all family members needs, from Wellness Center, 9 holes Golf Course,2 Tennis courts, Volley Ball court, Quad bikes,Swimming pool, Horse rides, hikes and kids entertainment to a selection of Bars & Food outlets (Cigar Lounge, Sports Bar, Mountain View Restaurant, Sun Lounge Terrace & Pool Bar).Our staff are well known for being very friendly & always going the extra mile to ensure the guest comfort and our food is famous for it's quality & delectable taste.Our rates include Dinner, Bed & Breakfast per person per night.Nevertheless, the charming mountain views & natural waters falls on the premises positions the hotel as the terminus of the best natural scenery in the Drakensberg consequently the most romantic getaway for couples & honeymooners. Our comfortably furnished bedrooms, personalized service and exquisite food says it all. ... more   less 
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