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    The Nest Hotel

    On the R600 road, Winterton 3340, South Africa
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good47%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
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    Tennis Court
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 574 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Small hotel in the Champagne Valley. Hotel is a bit outdated, older rooms or rondavels are cold in winter and small, you will have to venture off the property in order to entertain the kids especially over the colder monthsMore

    Thank Tammydurban
    Response from Shelley L, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good afternoon Tammydurban, While Berg winters are especially icy, all of our rooms are equipped with underfloor heating for your comfort. Our hotel boasts a number of activities, such as tennis, volleyball, badminton, swimming, hiking, bowls & table tennis, as well as a full entertainment...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Our hosts recommended us to have 6-course traditional dinner in The Nest. The dining room was a very inpersonal convention-style room. Service was quick but not very friendly or personal. Only the toast with smoked salmon and the tiramisu dessert were fine. Main course was...More

    Thank RBR-66
    Response from Shelley L, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Good afternoon RBR-66, While we strive to accommodate all of our guests, we do realise that we cannot be everyone's cup of tea! We thrive on being a wholesome country-style hotel with traditional food & values, this seems to work for us as our return...More

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    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    The hotel setting is nice however rooms are dated the beds and linen poor quality . The food and service is shocking .From water soup to hot meals served cold after long delays waiting for service we were very disappointed .The owners did put in...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Shelley L, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 7 August 2017

    Good afternoon, Thank you for the constructive review - although it has come as quite a shock as we have never received any comments even remotely similar. Alas, we take the good with the bad & try to learn from it. The Bridge Clinic received...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2017

    We would highly recommend The Nest. The staff were very helpful and the food was excellent, Rooms were clean and everything provided. Came home feeling well rested and de-stressed. We would definitely go back.

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    Thank peteredouardb
    Response from TheNestSouthAfrica, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 31 July 2017

    Good morning peteredouardb, Thank you so much for such an awesome review! I am sure we will see you back again soon for even more good food & memories! Regards Claire

    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    The hotel is a bit dated but we loved it. Love the "old fashioned" way of still having a set menu. We ate so well - food was absolutely fantastic - compliments to the chef. Your staff in restaurant and bar were so friendly. Will...More

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    Thank 475alisonl
    Response from TheNestSouthAfrica, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 28 July 2017

    Good afternoon 475alisonl, We strive to keep the traditional feel of the hotel - it really is what we're famous for! If it's not broken - don't fix it! Come back soon for more good food & even better memories! Regards Claire

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 55
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Drakensberg Region >
    • Winterton
    • Also Known As
    • The Nest - Drakensburg Mountain Hotel Winterton
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    Traveller (110)
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    Hotel & Grounds (75)
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Response from Zelda B | Reviewed this property |
    They’re actually quite relaxed about the dress code. Long trousers for men, but I saw many wearing jeans.
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