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Dwesa Nature Reserve

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Nature Reserve, Port St Johns, South Africa
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Relaxing and away from the crowds

We spent 8 days during December 2016 holiday period at Dwesa in one of the cabins. The cabins had... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2017
Potchefstroom, South Africa
Spectacular beaches and hikes, rustic cabins

Not sure why trip advisor lists Dwesa in Port St Johns as it is nowhere near there. Spent eight... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2016
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Nature Reserve, Port St Johns, South Africa
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

We spent 8 days during December 2016 holiday period at Dwesa in one of the cabins. The cabins had everything we needed. We came prepared as we knew there was no electricity and no shops nearby. The roads from Willowvale were in a much better...More

6  Thank 10,063,994
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Not sure why trip advisor lists Dwesa in Port St Johns as it is nowhere near there. Spent eight nights there this December and was blown away by the beauty of the nature reserve. The beaches are breath-taking, and mostly empty even during the peak...More

4  Thank wanderingnubian
Reviewed January 6, 2016

Need of maintenance other wise the place wont last. But other than that great stay in the cabins. Road from N2 bad would not advice to take this on with out a high vehicle. Great beaches in the reserve.

2  Thank Snakes45
Reviewed January 5, 2016

We spent a total of 10 days holidaying at Dwesa in one of the chalets. We have been there twice in the past two years and will return in future. If you are looking for a quiet, relaxed getaway in nature this is the ideal...More

2  Thank Grant_Anna
Reviewed December 27, 2015

We only slept here 2 nights. Staff are very friendly. Had a tap that did not close and maintenance sorted it out in no time. Cleaning staff was good but did not clean the braai which would have been nice.

Thank TheWallRSA
Reviewed June 24, 2015

dreatfull road - but worth the pain - unspoiled nature - no electricity - so amazing starry starry nights - awesome rocks on the beach

Thank Beate_Durban
Reviewed December 26, 2014

We were a group of 10 camping here for 5 days. It was really lovely. The nature reserve is definitely a must see and if you have a 4x4, take the roads that are less traveled on. Everything about this place was amazing.

2  Thank Yolijvv
Reviewed February 12, 2014

We went to Dweza for the purpose of hiking the coast north to The Haven, Mbashe and then south to Kob Inn. We stayed overnight at the campsite. It is a clean and neat place behind a dune, which made it a bit hot and...More

9  Thank B0kk1e
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