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    Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort

    Drakensberg Gardens Road, Underberg 3257, South Africa
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      2 adults
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          US$102
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          Overview
          • Excellent26%
          • Very good38%
          • Average22%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible5%
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          Public Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 184 reviews

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Dinner was generally good. Staff behind the buffet weren't helpful and didn't know what was being served e.g. vegetable soup was very obviously mushroom soup. Had to ask for plates and also for teaspoons for mustards. Plates were cold. Lamb curry was excellent as was...More

          Thank ShirleyBenney
          Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 3 days ago

          Dear ShirleyBenney, Thank you for the review, a pity that 3 stars was achieved for what could have been excellent. I have addressed your comments with my chef, in order that we iron out those niggles that led to these, and I agree, in need...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed for 2 nights over the June long weekend - we were a group of 7 adults. Right from the time arrived we had a pretty average experience. The reception and front desk seemed very confused about everything and couldn't answer basic questions. It...More

          2  Thank Craig A
          Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 3 days ago

          Dear CraigA, Thank you for your review, obviously quite disappointing per your negative comments pertaining to your entire experience. I have addressed those in need with my staff, especially friendliness. If I may comment on 3 points made here. We will relook at our buffet,...More

          Reviewed 23 May 2017

          I gave it a 4 star as the food and the rooms were nice. It was a bit far for me from the room to the reception. Quite dark need a bit more light on the paths. I was on a tour and did the...More

          Thank cactus52
          Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear cactus52, Thank you for your review and rating, despite the few items of dissatisfaction. Pertaining to staff attitude, it is not acceptable having anything less than friendly and hospitable staff, for which I apologise, and have already addressed. As for WiFi, until we have...More

          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          We have a week of timeshare at Mountain View within the Drak Gardens resort, and have been visiting regularly for the past 21 years. We have seen the place go through cycles, but are very pleased to see the effort that has gone into the...More

          Thank Rodney-Durban
          Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Rodney, Thank you for the great advertisement on TripAdvisor - your comments make what we do all the more worthwhile. We have been extremely focused on adventure and outdoor facilities recently, with our new rope course to be completed by the end of June....More

          Reviewed 12 May 2017

          We have a week's timeshare at Fairways which falls in the first week in May. The trees all have wonderful autumn colours and the views of the 'Rhino' peak and surrounds are spectacular. The staff at reception are welcoming and the self catering units are...More

          Thank Tony C
          Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear TonyC, It is always a pleasure hosting our regular Timeshare client at Drak Gardens. Thank you for your lovely review, and it is very pleasing, and a privilege, to see that you enjoy our resort as your holiday destination every year. I hope you...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Tennis Court
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf Course
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$104 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 88
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          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Underberg
          • Also Known As
          • Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Leisure Hotel Underberg ,
          • Drakensberg Gardens Golf And Leisure Resort ,
          • Drakensberg Gardens Hotel Leisure
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          cactus52
          I heard they actually charge for wifi. What is the charge?
          29 March 2017|
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          Response from Taryn-Cara |
          Good Morning, Unfortunately that is correct, until we are able to get the cable infrastructure up to speed in our remote area, we are unable to support an "open" and uncoded wifi on the resort. This, due to high volumes of... More
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          Mpho L
          Does the place have a braai area? does the rate includes breakfast?
          9 January 2017|
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          Response from Marine S | Reviewed this property |
          There are so many spots around the resort that have braai facilities available
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          "Make sure you have a view of Rhino Peak, facing the mountains"
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          "There are beautiful views of the river as well as the Mountains, which are private and secure"
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          "For families River Bend chalets or Fairways"
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          "Restaurant bookings not open to outsiders"
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