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Drakensberg Mountain Retreat

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Although we only spent one night here we were most impressed. Lodgings, service and food excellent at this unique characterful venue with a magnificent view of the berg range. Only gripe was the 15 km untarred road to the lodge which is in a shocking...More

Thank Gordon K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thank you for providing an out-of-this-world experience - from the food to the trails. It was just me and the mountain...and one pesky blue-@r$ed fly. Some constructive criticism - 1. I do agree with a previous reviewer that there is no sign on the main...More

Thank ashram22323
Reviewed 6 days ago

The whole experience for me and my wife was extremely pleasant. The staff were very helpful and the food was out of the top drawer. We will definitely return for another visit and will recommend it to all our friends.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I were pleasantly surprised with our stay at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. The venue is very clean and the staff and owners very friendly. The food was excellent. Will definitely go back there.

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Thank nivenm745
Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Trustee at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Niven. We thank you for, and value the positive feedback on your recent stay with us at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. Our Management and staff aim to ensure that guests enjoy a relaxing and memorable stay, and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 30 April 2018

When you are on the main road R74 there is no sign that shows you where to off ramp. We got lost and that was frustrating. The gravel road to the hotel it's just very long No warm reception from the host, we didn't feel...More

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Response from DrakensbergRetreat, Trustee at Drakensberg Mountain RetreatResponded 12 May 2018

Dear Noks Ntuli, we value your feedback after a recent stay at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. Firstly, all feedback, whether positive or negative, is of vital importance to us as it is the aim of Management and staff to ensure that guests leave with pleasant memories...More

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Breakfast included
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"Room 5 has a fireplace and sunset views with veranda"
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