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Drakensberg Sun Resort

4.0 of 5 R600 Central Drakensberg | Cathkin Valley, Winterton 3340, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Walvis Bay, Namibia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed here for a week in April, in one of the chalets. Breathtaking views and lots of activities. The resort is well equipped for family holidays with lost of activities for kids as well. We enjoyed driving around, going on hikes (the waterfall was worth the hike but icy cold though!!), horseback riding and the highlight of the entire... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Drakensber Sun is a Beautiful Family Resort, Lovely gardens,Excellent food,was really happy with the vegetarian options,even at pool cafe. Entertainment was excellent,even kids entertainment. Just the room had a musty smell now and then.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is great for families with children. If you don't have kids mealtimes may be a bit manic and one should only have dinner after 9. The views are awesome and there is lots to do. The food is very average and gets boring after 7 days. There is a serious problem with bees at the pool. One is... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second visit to this Hotel and will definitely go back again. The setting is beautiful, tranquil and peaceful. The food is of a good standard and the variety sufficient. Was surprised to find a whole section dedicated to vegetarians. Not something that you always see at Hotels. We stayed in an executive room on the ground level but our room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The facilities were good - gym requires a little work though. Plenty of activities for the kids which was good. Restaurant was average. Rooms were refurbished and unexpectedly good. Only complaint is lack of maneuverability for babies - no lifts so prams have to be carried everywhere. Will def come back though 👍

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, perfect facilities; tons of activities for young and old, good food and ideal beautiful setting. Enjoyed horse riding, rowing on the pretty lake, walking trails, volley ball, swimming pool, entertainment, zip lining, white water rafting, etc. Fun holiday for the whole family.

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Richards Bay, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful experience and can't wait to go back,the hotel and staff were professional and excellent. The room was neat and tidy and also the food at the restaurant was out of this world. The omelette was the cherry on top,

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

Did not cater for Muslim community. .restricted to veggies and seafood. Charged extra for minor kids for dinner. Facilities need upgrading esp. gym area. Staff friendly. Safe environment.kids entertainment charged separately.

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Pretoria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice refurbished self-catering unit, and overall very happy with all, only three gripes to speak of. Which, if resolved, would make the experience excellent. 1. Parking is too far from the chalets, making loading & unloading the car extremely difficult. 2. No air conditioning units in the chalets, in summer it gets very hot in the Berg. During the... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me try breaking this down as much as possible. First some basic info - we travelled to the Drakensburg Sun from 7th to 9th Dec, family of 4 incl 2 kids. Location - in my opinion one of the best locations you can come across. Completely surrounded by the majestic berg range, a lake, a dam and lush green... More 

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Address: R600 Central Drakensberg | Cathkin Valley, Winterton 3340, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Winterton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Drakensberg Sun Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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