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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Thendele camp has the most breathtaking views of the amphitheatre of the Drakensberg. The bungalows are basic and clean, but the natural beauty of the environment make up for it. There are many hiking trails and outdoor activities. The cascades walking trail is strongly...More

Thank Rudi O
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight of our trip. We stayed here for four nights and felt absolutely relaxed when we left. The view of the amphitheatre was stunning, plenty of walks for all levels, beautiful swimming spots and lots of local wildlife around the chalets. Would...More

Thank CazzThomo
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We stayed here for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the breathtaking views of the spectacular Drakensberg mountains. You can't get better than this if you want to enjoy this region's natural beauty. The accommodation was basic, clean and certainly adequate. Not luxurious, as it is...More

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The ONLY good thing about this place is the view. Based on the star rating and pricing we thought we would be in quite comfortable accommodation. The lower camp unit was very poor, with cobwebs, cockroaches, leaking shower and very cramped. The staff were quite...More

Thank Rajeev B
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We stayed in Thendele upper camp in the Royal Natal park. The park is beautiful and neat. Stunning view on the Amphitheatre, nice hiking trails directly from the camp. Baboons everywhere around the chalet :-) Chalet are basic and little bit old but everything is...More

Thank Bruno L
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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
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"choose a camp in the upper camp"
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"Avoid Chalet 14, Lower camp. Otherwise, all other chalets are excellently positioned to take full advantage..."
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"All cottages have grand views and are private."
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