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Mnweni Cultural and Hiking Centre

5 reviews
Bergville, South Africa
5 reviews
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
10 Apr 2017
“Good base to hike from”
26 Feb 2017
“Sadly NOT the peace you would expect.”
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We did a 5 day hike up Mnweni pass and down Rockeries pass. We camped at Mnweni the first night and stayed in the rondawels the last night. The camping area is large with good grass en places to braai. The rondawels are basic but...More

1  Thank Stephan T
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Hi all, We sadly had to cut our holiday short due to continues loud music by various local inhabitants right on the border of this campsite. We hardly had peace and quiet or any sleep , they just refuse to turn their music down. What...More

2  Thank Sumari L
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The facilities at the Centre are good for an overnight stay. Kitchen with microwave, stove, fridge and utensils. Experienced guides. We hiked for 4 days with Mlayo, a guide, and Jabulo, a porter. Magnificent mountains. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Brian K
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We used one of the guides form the Mnweni Center, May. We had a wonderful time learning about his culture while surrounded by the beauty of the Drakensburg mountains. While we didn't stay at the center (becasue we didn't know they had facilities), both my...More

1  Thank Sue N
Reviewed 24 February 2015

This is somewhere different to stay if you are in the Drakensberg area. It is in the heart of the wildest most unvisited part of the Drakensberg and is run by the local community members. There is the option of a campsite or small "rondavels"...More

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South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
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Anna M
22 May 2017|
Response from Stephan T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, did not see this. They difficult to get hold of. SMS might be your best option. Take a good guide if you not familiar with the Mountain! It is winter!
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