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The Cavern

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Certificate of Excellence


#1 of 4 hotels in Bergville
Certificate of Excellence
The Cavern Resort & Spa is nestled in the mountains beneath the rugged sandstone cliff-line of the Drakensberg. This is the great outdoors; a valley of captivating beauty and a site of conservation significance. The Cavern welcomes and nurtures families, it can be a quiet retreat for couples or an energetic getaway for those seeking time in the hills. There are a variety of activities and attractions. The Forest Retreat Spa is a tranquil escape for relaxation. Each day there are guided morning hikes and horse rides. A swimming pool, tennis courts, 100km of MTB trails and dams for trout fishing extends the offerings for activity. The resort has standard & superior accommodation. Rooms are set in landscaped gardens where a mix of vibrant indigenous plants attracts hundreds of birds and the evenings are filled with the sounds of crickets, frogs and other friendly creatures. Superior rooms & suites overlook the indigenous Fern Forest where you can relax in the sun and unwind in peace.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Tennis Court
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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End Of D 119 Road 3350 Amphitheatre, Northern Drakensberg, Bergville 3350 South Africa
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Moshoeshoe Intl Airport99 mi
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Spent four nights with the family, wonderful rooms, lovely staff and great food. Lots of activities to keep everyone occupied, during the day and night. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for a getaway with the family.
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Response from meg1402, Owner at The Cavern
Responded 6 days ago
Dear CraigM Thank you for the recommendation! No time to be idle when there's much on the go! With kind regards, Megan & Hilton
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Hotel's Favorite
Every time one of my friends living abroad asks where to visit in South Africa I always say The Cavern Berg Resort as I’ve only heard good things about it. Well this past weekend I had the privilege of being a guest at The Cavern and I can safely recommend this establishment as
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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at The Cavern
Responded Jan 21, 2019
Dear Alleycat Fabulous that you have eventually visited us to check up on the recommendation you keep making! And best is that you enjoyed your time! Thank you for the wonderful review and we look forward to welcoming you once more.... you do still need to visit our special Forest Retreat Spa! Til next time, our best wishes, Megan & Hilton
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I have nothing but praise for the place. From the moment we checked in and were shown around the resort by the manager, I knew that I will be returning and everyone is our group is in agreement. The location is great, a quiet and tranquil place. The food - everything about the
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Response from meg1402, Owner at The Cavern
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Nkelza Thank you for your comprehensive and wonderful review. Our Cavern team will be thrilled to read your comments and it is lovely that you enjoyed your stay in the berg. We do look forward to welcoming you once more. With our best wishes, Megan & Hilton
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Its not often when you leave a hotel wondering how do they offer such an amazing experience for such a low price. Everything is just perfect from the time you arrive to the time you leave. The staff are super friendly and helpful, the meals are delicious and generous. The
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Response from meg1402, Owner at The Cavern
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Angela Thank you! That is just the most lovely review. We are so grateful to the many people that visit us time and time again. The changes and the updates keeps our work interesting and meaningful! We look forward to seeing you back for a happy return. Very best wishes, Megan & Hilton
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I booked a standard room for my daughters, they enjoyed their stay and the views as it was their first time at the Cavern. Lots of pictures were taken for their social media profiles. They had fun and will come back again, on their own.
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Response from hiltondavid, Owner at The Cavern
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Odyssey So glad you had a fantastic time with your family - its a special moment when families spend holidays together. See you again soon. Kind regards Hilton & Megan
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$178 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the cavern drakensberg hotel bergville
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDrakensberg RegionBergville
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