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Drakensville ATKV Holiday Resort

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3.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   South Africa
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Drakensville ATKV Holiday Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Pretoria, South Africa
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90 reviews 90 reviews
33 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had high expectancy of this resort as I made this a half way stop from KZN South Coast to Gauteng. Used the B&B option and also had dinner. The dinner and breakfast was terrible and not prepared by a chef - the food was prepared from packets and not fresh ingredients and not even properly warmed up. I will... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I have found this to be the most value for money child friendly venue in the Drakensburg. With its heated pools, supertube, animal farm, playground, putt putt etc etc the children never run out of things to do. Whether you're camping or staying in a chalet, the facilities are very nice and are cleaned very frequently. The staff is friendly... More

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Roodepoort, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Me and my wife and friends had a very enjoyable stay at ATKV Drakensville. The staff are friendly and very helpfull. They organised us a guided tour to the boesman tekeninge in the hills above the resort about 8km hike to the rockart and back. The shop has a little restaurant with the best double thick milkshakes by far. The... More

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Newcastle, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Holidaying in South Africa with friends and family we booked 3 nights in two cabins over Easter, which proved to be a disappointing experience for all concerned. The cabins were of a very basic standard and the poorest accommodation of our whole S.A. holiday. It was however one of the most expensive. Our shower blocked after day one, flooding the... More

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

My family of consisting of 5 people visited this resort. We visit different resorts annually in Drakensberg but this resort is the worst. Upon arrival we were given a welcome booklet which was only in Afrikaans. We had no idea of what was on offer at the resort. We asked for an English version and was told that they don't... More

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Durban, South Africa
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64 reviews 64 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Well laid out with many facilities for families and day facilities are perfect. This resort is one of the best in the area as it caters for almost any type of groups and can host any functions with the facilities provided. Staff are very helpful and cordial.

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Broome, Australia
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65 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

By comparison, this takes first place in extensive services to holiday makers. There are all levels of accommodation and our BnB rooms were spacious, clean, comfortable and with views to the mountains. Walls were somewhat thin so get an end room. I met caravaners who stay here for the mountain air for lengthy periods. There are three magnificent pools for... More

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Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

With one of the most amazing backdrops in the world, this resort is situated at the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains - a 200-kilometre-long mountainous wonderland and world heritage site, with a wealth of biological diversity and medicine for the soul. We took a group of children from school to the resort and I was pleasantly surprised with service provided.... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Nice place to go with a group or with your family. The camping and caravan site is excellent and the chalets are very comfortable. This resort has three big pools and one of them is heated, just perfect for winter vacation. There is a good restaurant in the premises and a grocery store where you can buy any thing you... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I was a little bit worried about camping in the middle of nowhere but my fears soon faided when my family and I (8 of us) arrived for a week in our Caravan. The resort is located within a beautiful setting surrounded by mountains. So many activities to keep you busy or just relaxing in the beautiful surroundings. A definite... More

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Address: South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal
Hotel Class:3 star — Drakensville ATKV Holiday Resort 3*
Also Known As:
Drakensville ATKV Holiday Resort South Africa/KwaZulu-Natal

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