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Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Resort

Good Hope Farm, Sani Pass Road, Himeville, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Howick, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I spent a wonderful 3 night mid-week stay while the hotel was undergoing refurbishment. The staff went out of their way to accommodate me in the garden cottage I had requested when I booked although this section was not yet open. The DBB rate, even with single surcharge was very reasonable compared to other hotels in the berg. My newly... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Spent a magical weekend at Sani Pass Hotel. Valentines dinner was superb.The staff are friendly and most helpful. Hotel has much to offer, bowls, golf, billiards,swimming in pool and river, many hikes and walks, and the never to be forgotten drive to the top of the pass. Will be back again, not enough time for all the activities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Had lovely weekend at hotel. The peace and serenity makes you forget the rush of the city. The gardens are lush and relaxing. The staff are extremely helpful and for Valentine’s evening there was live entertainment. Very enjoyable! Take your 4x4 and do the Sani Pass. On a clear day the views are breathtaking. But if you're not into that... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

this resort is perfect from the food to the people, a must see in the middle of the majestic drakensberg mountain. Lots of entertainment for the kids, the roads are tarred all the way to the resort, breathtaking scenery

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed at the Sani Pass hotel for four nights over december and really enjoyed it. We went hiking (discovered the wonderful rock san paintings), horse riding (in the mountains, through the river), swimming (big pool on the property and you can also swim in the waterfall nearby the hotel). We had a very spacious room facing the mountains -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This is a must stay hotel! The staff are excellent and nothing is too much. We got married at the Hotel and I would not trade this amazing experience for anything in the world. From the cuisine to the rooms - Top Class!! We will certainly go back there as we felt at home even though we away from home.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The resort has been bought by Premier Hotels and Resorts and apparently there will be a mayor refurb and expantion in the new year but even as it is its acceptable and warm and hospitable. The Staff are super friendly and wonderful with kids. There is a kiddies playroom and dining room as well so that those parents who like... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Our stay in this hotel was a terrible one.The room were not nice bathroom dirty and stinking of urine.For the price we paid I feel that it was a reap off.We enjoyed the outdoor more than the rooms.First time visit there but big disappointment.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We visited the hotel, specifically as a base for a trip up and down the pass. While it is evident that there is a renovation programme underway, the hotel rooms we stayed in was nicely updated, the hotel remains one of those old midland / berg facilities.... The dining was of a high standard, although I felt a bit pricey,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Spent one night only after the Sani Pass experience. Our room was spacious, the bathroom renovated and all one would need, but by no means luxury. Friendly staff added to a pleasant stay, but best was the location and the views of the mountain.

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