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Drakensberg Mountain Retreat

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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible1%
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“wild horses”(28 reviews)
“honesty bar”(8 reviews)
Free Internet
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All reviewswild horseshonesty baroff the beaten trackfull size snooker tableenjoyed our staydirt roadstunning viewshiking trailsrelaxing staycomfortable roomindoor poolwarm hospitalitylovely placeenjoyed every minutedietary requirementstwo nightshome away from home
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

It was a the night before the Berg and Bush MTB 3 day Race: we stayed in Alex as the Hotel was full : I was great value:,it really poured with rain so mud and slush everywhere: great view: no one else around: I will...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Guest Relations Manager at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded October 23, 2017

We value your review on your visit to our Lodge at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat and are glad you enjoyed your stay in spite of the weather! The beautiful views and surroundings make for very pleasant mountain-biking / trail-running so hope it won't be too long...More

Reviewed October 13, 2017

We were very happy to be greeted by friendly staff, and a beautiful view of the Drakensberg. Our rooms were clean and the food was delicious, the coffee was also lovely. I would recommend however, checking first with visitors, as we were placed in a...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Guest Relations Manager at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded October 17, 2017

Thank you for the feedback following your stay with us at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. We value your many positive comments. Our policy, in line with legislation, is to prohibit all smoking inside the Lodge. As Room 3 is often preferred by guests as a "family...More

Reviewed October 12, 2017

Stayed over night before the Berg & Bush Mountain Bike race. Easy location from event. Directions provided and booking process was simple, quick and spot on Great value, team made allot of effort to ensure nourishing 3 course meal the night before and was willing...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Guest Relations Manager at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded October 23, 2017

The complimentary review of your "Over night stay" at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat is much appreciated. Management and staff go out of their way to ensure that our guests' special needs/requests are taken care of, whenever possible, so that they leave with pleasant memories of their...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017

This place s simply amazing. We had a fantastic, relaxing long weekend during which we experienced all four seasons. The Estate Managers keep the facilities in a spotless condition. Breakfast, lunch and dinner was of exceptional quality and our room (no 3) was very spacious....More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Guest Relations Manager at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded October 8, 2017

Thank you for the complimentary review of your stay at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. Management and staff aim to ensure that our guests enjoy the time spent with us at this unique "Get-away" so they can return home satisfied, happy and relaxed. We hope it won't...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017

Our stay was out of the books! The food was amazing and the couple who runs the place is absolutely FANTASTIC. Attention for detail! We have a baby of 4 months and when we arrived our room was setup with a camping cot, baby towels...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Guest Relations Manager at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded October 8, 2017

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat and thank you for your complimentary review. Our aim is to ensure that all our guests' needs are taken care of so that they leave with fond memories of the time...More

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"Room 5 has a fireplace and sunset views with veranda"
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"Upstairs rooms have better views"
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"Some of the rooms offer a small lounge with a fireplace and have a bath overlooking the mountains."
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"Rooms are all close together so there is a bit of noise but not unbearable"
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