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Wits End Mountain Resort

R600, Winterton 3340, South Africa
Wits End Mountain Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Winterton, South Africa
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were helped by a wonderful Lady Lynette she is so accommodating, the place is clean and very friendly and a lot to do. We enjoyed ourselves thoroughly. The rooms are neat and well serviced and the only thing missing is a shop

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Best retreat to the drakensberg yet! Thanks to our amazing hostess for ensuring an exceptional break with the kids. Conveniently situated this delightful self catering Accommodation is a home away from home. My kids thoroughly enjoyed the play area, table tennis and rock pool, while we relaxed and took in the crisp mountain air and great views.

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Epping, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Stayed 2 nights as a "calmer" for us & grandchildren on an intensive tour. Very easy t find, quiet and peaceful. Fantastic views of Cathkill Peak etc. Some shopping near at Cedarwood (try the chocolate place!) also has laundrette, very necessary. Chalet well equipped and staff helpful eg new kettle in 3 minutes, lent us a DVD player. Great rock... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We were a party of four adults who shared a two bedroomed, two bathroomed chalet overlooking both the lake and the mountains. What makes this resort different is that it is small and the chalets are well-spaced apart from each other. The chalets are adequately equipped, very clean, and affordable. We are already planning to go back. The location of... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We stayed in a 2-bedroom villa (no. 10) at Wits End which was at the back of the resort, furthest from the main road. This was perfect, as we had full views of the berg and it was very peaceful. There was not much traffic during our stay but some noise can be heard from the areas closer to the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We have spent 2 very brief stays at WitsEnd ( one night each visit). We have found it very peaceful, and in a beautiful setting. The units are basic but adequate and clean. The bedding could do with being replaced, but it is adequate. There is a beautiful rockpool to swim in, with a nice braai area. Would love the... More 

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SOUTH AFRICA
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My wife and I had a most enjoyable lunch, Bev had chicken and mushroom quiche and I had caesar chicken salad, both most tasty. Reasonably priced and service was good.Worth another visit.Cappuccino was also good.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

If you plan to visit the Drakensberg Mountains, this should be your accommodation. We were there for 5 days in total with a group of 27 people. The location is spectacular and the accommodation is great. Lots of great facilities like the lapa, the pool, the lake, the braai areas, simple outstanding!

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

shame about the weather as not very hot,been before and was able to use the pool because the weather was lovely,could only sit out one evening for a bbq this time,the owner were very nice and helpful.

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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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87 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

It's a newly opened restaurant / coffee shop so they're still finding their feet with furnishings a bit sparse and decor needing sprucing up, both of which the owner assured us will happen over time. The meals we have seen and tried after several visits are great value. The owner really puts in effort to please people. An example was... More 

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