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    Cathedral Peak Hotel

    1 Cathedral Peak Rd. | Central Drakensberg, 3340, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good33%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “cathedral peak” (156 reviews)
    “horse riding” (44 reviews)
    “dining room” (41 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    Service was excellent,prompt and very professional. Room and bathroom neat and spacious. Great views from rooms. All buffet meals were well prepared and had a big variety to choose from. Loads of activities for all aside from hiking into the mountains. Will definitely return with...More

    Thank GordonAmanzimtoti
    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    It's a 4 hour drive from JHB. The hotel is lovely, the scenery beautiful and the food delicious. The reception staff are not knowledgeable of things in the area. We had to wait for our room to be ready, although it was after check-in time....More

    Thank TravelingDutches
    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    We spent a lovely and comfortable few days in the hotel for a wedding. It's situated in a beautiful location at the foot of the Drakensberg with spectacular views. It was the ideal venue to catch up with old friends and celebrate the special occasion....More

    Thank Ludwig W
    Reviewed 23 October 2016

    We were disappointed in that this hotel has no AC and you cannot open the windows because of the baboons. It's probably the best in the neighborhood but don' t expect much beyond the basics. Food (buffet only) is good but does not change from...More

    Thank Donna B
    Reviewed 23 October 2016

    We stayed for 2 nights as part of tour around SA, Zimbabwe and Botswana. We had looked forward to a day of walks and rest from bus travel but it rained. We were advised not to do any walks although we were prepared to get...More

    Thank JacquelineK47
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$193 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 104
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Giants Castle Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Cathedral Peak
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    Heather T
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from CathedralPeakHotel | Property representative |
    Good Day, the best way to get to Cathedral is self-drive from UShaka International Aiport, via the N3 from Durban if you follow the signs towards Durban, then take the Pietermaritzburg glide-off from the N3 follow the N3 all... More
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    smrgeog
    2 February 2016|
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    Response from Clive_Stewart | Reviewed this property |
    It is absolutely awesome! As there are no large towns or cities in the vicinity, there is very little interference to detract from seeing the stars in all their glory (unless the moon is out). On a clear night you can even... More
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    MishRoy
    21 January 2016|
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    Response from CathedralPeakHotel | Property representative |
    Good Day, we have a kiddies entertainment program over all the holidays and long weekends. We have a games room for teenagers with various table games, and computer games, we also have horse-riding, putt-putt... More
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    "Best view so that they can be able to enjoy the beauty of nature"
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    "Best views are rooms 102 / 108 just a wee uphill on the way to restaurant"
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    "all rooms are great"
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    "The Executive Suites are the best! Although the Superior rooms are also very nice."
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