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3.5 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Drakensberg Region, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 2 nights at Didima. the setting is absolutely magnificent. The chalets are clean and comfortable but a little sparse in equipment for self catering. Thankfully, we always take a frying pan, sharp knife and our coffee plunger. Ask for the chalets in the front row - No. 16 - 22, ours, No. 1 was near the entrance and... More

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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Didima for three nights and left totally relaxed and recharged. Accommodation is spacious, clean and the self catering chalet we had was fully equipped with all the necessities. The absence of an oven made no difference. Breakfast was included in the rate and this was more than ample to see one through the entire day. The only... More

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108 reviews 108 reviews
18 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The venue is lovely with facilities to rival good hotels in the area, but service is lacking. I assume this boils down to a lack of training and/or suitable supervision. The rooms are large, and the grounds are magnificent with a pool, tennis court and wonderful hikes. The food is adequate and breakfast is a disaster. On the two mornings... More

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Durban, South Africa
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We spent a weekend in this wonderful camp. We arrived in the dark in the middle of winter and the room itself was warm enough that we didn't need extra heating - this in the mountains in winter! The unit was spacious and very well set out, water was instantly hot, and the bed very comfortable. It seems as though... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I think that Didima deserves a 3 and half rating, but the option is 3 or 4. Didima is in a stunning location in the Drakensberg, a more beautiful place is hard to find. Price wise, Didima is much cheaper than the stunning Cathedral Peak Hotel, however it isn't necessarily cheap. We have stayed in many cheaper places that had... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Having visited most of the KZN Drakensberg camps and resorts, I can truly say that the Didima camp site is the best we have seen. The actual resort is beautiful and offers great facilities. The campsite offers electrical plug points at all sites and the camp is truly clean. Unfortunately hot water is a big problem and not always available... More

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21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This must be one of the most beautifully set places in Drakensberg, right next to Cathedral Peak Hotel, with plenty hiking around. Unfortunally we made mistake assuming that the place will be well catered due to amount of tourists it attracts - which unfortunately was not the case. Choice of food and service in restaurant was absolutely pathetic, with staff... More

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We stayed 3 weeks in SA and Didima camp was the best for us / even better than Safari etc /. We stayed there for 3 nites, came in rainy weather and even it was stunning. Private chalets with small terrace, bbq place and fire place... perfect. We enjoyed our days and nites. Went for hiking as well. Chalets are... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Located in the middle of the Drakensberge national park the camp is wonderful for day hikes. The rooms are spacious and the chalets fit beautifully into the landscape. But the service and especially food is really bad. Make sure to bring your own food and get a self-catering chalet or drive the 3km up to the Cathedral Peak Hotel. Don't... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

thou we werent looking fo tranquility at thks time,(new yrs eve) didima lodge was the place to be!we stayed there fo 4 days!guest service was great!!!security. Guards were more than willing to help!overall staff was pretty awesome! Theres out drzie stuff to do,the groul especially enjoyed quad biking up those bery filled mountainous hills! We wil def go bck if... More

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Address: Drakensberg Region, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Didima Camp 3.5*
Also Known As:
Didima Camp Hotel Drakensberg Region

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