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Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We have a week of timeshare at Mountain View within the Drak Gardens resort, and have been visiting regularly for the past 21 years. We have seen the place go through cycles, but are very pleased to see the effort that has gone into the...More

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Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Rodney, Thank you for the great advertisement on TripAdvisor - your comments make what we do all the more worthwhile. We have been extremely focused on adventure and outdoor facilities recently, with our new rope course to be completed by the end of June....More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

We have a week's timeshare at Fairways which falls in the first week in May. The trees all have wonderful autumn colours and the views of the 'Rhino' peak and surrounds are spectacular. The staff at reception are welcoming and the self catering units are...More

Thank Tony C
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 29 May 2017

Dear TonyC, It is always a pleasure hosting our regular Timeshare client at Drak Gardens. Thank you for your lovely review, and it is very pleasing, and a privilege, to see that you enjoy our resort as your holiday destination every year. I hope you...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

We stayed at Drakensberg Gardens over the Easter Weekend and were very impressed at how much it had improved since we were last there 5 years ago. There is so much do there for the children that we didn't see our kids unless they were...More

Thank Terri P
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 26 April 2017

Dear TerriP, Thank you for the lovely review, a great advertisement for our property. We have invested fairly substantially in our facilities and activities over the past 5 or so years, focusing on families and the outdoor experience. Your family's experience as mentioned is a...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stayed at Fairways for 4 nights!!! Wish it was longer. Most beautiful resort and in the most perfect setting. So much to do for a family. Staff is exellent and accomodation beautiful. Pool area stunning for kids. Will defn go again.More

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Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 20 April 2017

Dear karinleroux, What a lovely review, with many thanks. It is fantastic that your family enjoyed it, and that there was "so much to do." I am sure the kids loved the new slides, along with the multitude of other activities here. That really has...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous location. So many activities to do I do not know where to start. I can see the resort realy pay attention to the smaller details that makes a stay so much more memorable. For example, the chocolates and weather view for the following day....More

Thank Marine S
Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 17 April 2017

Dear Marine S We are extremely happy you found our resort a wonderful holiday destination, and that our efforts into providing the multitude of facilities and activities for the whole family are appreciated. I look forward to your return in winter time, with the snow...More

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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Spa
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Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Refrigerator in room
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Heated pool
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US$108 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$108 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Quinton J
18 October 2017|
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Response from Peter M | Property representative |
Good Morning, We charge a rate of R65 per person per day for use of the gym facility, and strictly No Under 16s allowed in the Wellness Centre at any time. There is also a refundable cover charge at the gate, per... More
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Desiré V
8 August 2017|
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Good Morning, Yes, we do have heating at the slide pool, as well as "the Cove", an outdoor heated pool, free for all to use. It can be a challenge in winter to maintain high temperatures here though. The Wellness Centre... More
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luv2travel323
3 July 2017|
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Greetings - GDay is quite right. Around 45 / 50 minutes to the bottom of the pass. You must have a 4X4 to be allowed through, with passports. No complications for vehicle access as Lesotho is landlocked, and kids no... More
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