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Champagne Castle Hotel

4.0 of 5 Cottage   |   Route R600 | Champagne Valley, Winterton 3340, South Africa
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 6 weeks in South Africa on a vacation of a life time. Rooms are better than the best Hilton we have stayed in on our travel and business trips. Food is like the made me a king and the saft was the same on our whole stay. The trails are very nice to walk and ride a horse... More

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a conference. There was excellent service, a comfortable and clean room. The food was very good and always more than enough. The conference held more than 150 people, with many requiring lifts at different times to airports, without a hitch that I was aware off. Lovely views and very quiet. Ask for a room with a... More

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Western Cape, South Africa
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and myself recently visit Champagne Castle Hotel for a break away holiday on the recommendation of a friend. And were our expectations exceeded...!!! Not only does the hotel offer the most breathtaking views of the mountains with meandering hikes which takes you high up into the mountains so that you can have a bird’s view of the valley,... More

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109 reviews 109 reviews
14 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two days here. We were in one of the two thatched suites. It was quite stunning. Even though we did not self cater it was very well equipped even with a nespresso machine. The spaciousness wonderful, it has a large covered balcony overlooking the trout dam with stunning views of the mountain. Very private - away from the... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a trip to South Africa. We started in Kruger and heading south to Cape Town. Having travelled this route before, I wanted him to experience not only the national parks but also the splendour of the mountains of South Africa. And what better mountains to experience than the Drakensberg. And if you... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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80 reviews 80 reviews
21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Champagne Castle for 5 days and 4 nights at the end of June 2014. It was really good, the area breathtakingly beautiful, the hotel comfortable and the food excellent. There was, however, two things that put me off the hotel. The most important thing was the mess the hotel made of our booking. I asked the hotel... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We have just returned from a short stay at Champagne Castle Hotel, which is situated in the central part of the Drakensberg mountain range. We try to visit this hotel every year in the winter months, when the crisp clear winter days sharpen the magnificent mountain scenery that sits right before you. The Champagne Castle Hotel has every comfort. Warm... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Check in quick and efficient and the staff at reception were just loverly. The grounds here are wonderful and the scenery is just fantastic. Get up early and look at the Surounding mountains as the sun comes up it is a sight worth losing a few hours sleep for, believe me we are from Wales and we have a few... More

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We had a great time staying here. The location is perfect, especially for hiking. The hotel provided a list and description of hiking trails that were all accessible from the main hotel trail. We stayed in a suite, which was a nice size and recently updated. The food is awesome. We couldn't believe the quality and options at the buffet... More

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Lendelede, Belgium
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

After several stays in the Drakensbergen at different locations we decided to stay at the Champagne Castle hotel. We loved it from the very first moment. All personnel are highly skilled and they treat their guest in a very good way. The buffets are very tasty. The location of the rooms is superb with stunning views. A place to come... More

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Address: Route R600 | Champagne Valley, Winterton 3340, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Winterton
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Hotel Class:4 star — Champagne Castle Hotel 4*
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