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Drakensberg Sun Resort

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Newcastle Kwa Zulu Natal
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time, the food was excellent and the variety was such that nobody will go hungry, the staff is very friendly and help full, the chefs are great. The room was spacious and clean and the beds were comfy. Lots to do even if you are not a hiker. We had a wonderful time. The spa treatment...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After the daily housekeeping and cleaning, towels in the bathroom were not replenished immediately. On all 3 days, we had to call Housekeeping to replenish all towels. Also, drinking glasses were removed from the bathroom, and not replaced in the room. The entertainment around the pool is boring. Everyday its a game of general knowledge quiz and Bingo. Perhaps its...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a couple of days vacation with family and had a great time. The hotel is a bit older but they have done some upgrades to the rooms and other facilities. The rooms are quite nice and the views are stunning. The food is quite varied and of extremely high quality. The pool area is very well...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Drak sun is our home away from home. We always have an awesome stay. The food is always of a very high standard and the staff are warm and friendly. They go out of their way all the time. I want to thank the following people in particular: Makhosazane Hlophe, Rugardt and Buhle who were absolutely amazing. Thank you guys

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Always one of the best family destinations. Renovations improved the rooms noticeably and the facilities for a long weekend for the family are wonderful. Food is plentiful and top notch. The "Drak Sun" is a favorite for us.

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Pretoria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Drakensburg Sun Holiday Resort is a magnificent Hotel in a tranquil Drakensberg World Heritage Site to enjoy business or family trip right in the centre of RSA. The resort's staff are friendly and efficiently and they make your stay memorable.

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Pennington, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place! We meet as a family - us from the South Coast, our families from Johannesburg and Howick get together here once a year and are never disappointed. Wonderful setting, Great accommodation and delightful staff. Looking forward already to next year!

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Ballito, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

As the hotel we spent our honeymoon at and always wanted to share with our kids, we found it disappointing. The kids section was not good, the kids dinning area was a dark hole with a TV. The first night there were chairs stacked in the kids dinning area. The advertised nanny service was a rip off and the staff...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I just spent 6 nights at this resort on vacation from the Netherlands. The price including a buffet breakfast and buffet dinner was very reasonable and the food was excellent. The large grounds include several sports were maintained beautifully. We had a rented car. The surroundings were spectacular and there was a great deal to do, including...

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Pretoria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eventhough it was a special, I do not feel that it was value for money. The food are very good, but the rooms are below standard. I had problems with the airconditioner in the one room and was relocated, or rather downgraded to a worse room. The staff's little children are taking the place over and made terrible noise on...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Drakensberg is one of South Africa’s most acclaimed tourist destinations and it is little wonder why. Set in the breathtaking Cathkin Peak area of the Drakensberg Mountains, the Drakensberg Sun not only offers guests panoramic views of the region but some of the best resort facilities and amenities imaginable. If you’re interested in visiting the Drakensberg during your next holiday, the Drakensberg Sun resort is the accommodation offering for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Drakensberg Sun Resort

Address: R600 Central Drakensberg | Cathkin Valley, Winterton 3340, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
Price Range: €194 - €312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Drakensberg Sun Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Hotel Winterton
Drakensberg Sun Hotel
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