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    Cavern Drakensberg Resort & Spa

    End Of D 119 Road 3350 | Amphitheatre, Northern Drakensberg, Bergville 3350, South Africa
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    What an absolutely fantastic place! Did a lovely hike up to the Cannibal Cave with our guide Mike showing us all the different flowers. The food was amazing, we really enjoyed our stay at the Cavern and we will definitely be back.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Had the most wonderful impromptu one night stay here. Spa treatment was awesome. Dinner was an absolute treat and the whole experience was extremely restful! Although not a boutique resort, one certainly is made to feel at home and there is something for everyone. Is...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very disappointing, the only place in South Africa we weren't offered a welcome drink on arrival. It was a bit like I imagine Center Parcs to be, lots to do for children an quite interesting if you like hiking, but not for retirees.The room was...More

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    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & Spa

    Dear Chris. We see that you also stayed at the 5 star Oyster Box (their cheapest room is R3100 per night bed and breakfast) and Leopard Hills (their cheapest stay is R13 800 per person per night) before staying at our hotel. I am flattered...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Standard rooms are nothing fancy, but are clean, comfortable and recommendable. The food and service is unbeatable with an interesting little pub and wine cellar below. The only thing that needs a little maintenance are the nature trails that are showing signs of neglect. We're...More

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    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & Spa

    Dear 957tripper Thank you for your lovely review. The upkeep of the paths is a mammoth task but our guides have worked hard to clear where necessary and add logs to help with erosion. It is an ongoing operation and after all our lovely rain...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I spent 3 nights at this resort last week. We had booked a Superior room and expected to have a relaxing stay. Unbeknown to us there were unit renovations being carried out in our section of the resort resulting in us being...More

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    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & Spa

    Dear Martin Thank you for taking the time to write and be in touch. As I have explained in an earlier email to you I am sorry that you have not had a relaxing holiday and can only apologise for this situation. Each year we...More

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    How much does a massage cost
    10 February 2017|
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    Response from dentiStockton | Reviewed this property |
    Soory, don't know. Paul.
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    I've been onto their web-site and can't see whether tea / coffee making facilities are available in all rooms. Would you happen to know please?
    13 January 2017|
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    Response from lesley542015 | Reviewed this property |
    We had tea and coffee making facilities in the room. There are however teas/coffees at mid morning and mid afternoon and also at every meal.
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    I've been onto their web-site and can't see whether tea / coffee making facilities are available in all rooms. Would you happen to know please?
    13 January 2017|
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    Response from Makzim | Reviewed this property |
    Yes tea and coffee making facilities (kettle, coffee, teas, sugar and milk) are in all the rooms. These are replaced daily.
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    "The quieter rooms up and behind the main building (32-36). Elderly people may request rooms on a lower level..."
    957tripper, 13 days agoRead review
    "Find out if renovations are taking place near your unit and avoid like the plague."
    Martin S, 16 days agoRead review
    "Try to reserve a room where we were No. 67 was our room number."
    Lillian P, 22 days agoRead review
    "Our room was a 5 min walk up hill from the main lodge. Inquire about accessibility."
    vacagirl, 1 month agoRead review
    "this is not suitable for people with walking difficulties, it is spread over a hillside."
    vap88, 1 month agoRead review
    "We had a room with a view away from the main hotel complex. Not for those who have mobility problems."
    lesley542015, 1 month agoRead review
    "Superior rooms and superior suites are excellent with unbelievable forest views for total relaxation."
    Lalitha R, 2 months agoRead review
    "Ask for the four poster bed."
    dentiStockton, 4 months agoRead review
    "There are a few rooms facing the kitchen building that should be avoided if possible"
    travellingjrr, 5 months agoRead review
    "Most rooms have good views, upstairs rooms have greater balcony privacy as the paths go past the ground floor..."
    Makzim, 6 months agoRead review
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