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    Drakensberg Sun Resort

    R600, Winterton 3340, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “blue grotto” (29 reviews)
    “canopy tour” (24 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Spa
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 847 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This resort met all my expectations. The scenery was beautiful and the place was so relaxing. The staff was always friendly and helpful. It is a great environment and the food was lovely. The activities on the resort kept people busy and there was no...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We really enjoyed our stay at this Resort. it was very relaxing and both my kids loved it. they didnt want to go back home :) Staff were very friendly and helpful, and the meals were delicious. lovely entertainment for kids. i will definitely visit...More

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    Thank komalb228
    Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded yesterday

    Lovely to read that you and your family enjoyed a memorable and relaxing break with us and your comments on the staff are really appreciated. Thank you. We look forward to seeing you here again soon and until then, Take care and best regards Roger

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We were celebrating our first wedding anniversary while at the hotel. I made a few calls in advance to find out if the hotel offered any special event packages but nobody was able to tell me if any options were available, I left my details...More

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    Thank Ashlin P
    Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 2 days ago

    I am delighted that you chose to spend your anniversary occasion with us and that you left with such great memories. We look forward to seeing you here again soon and until we meet again, Best regards Roger

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I am very impressed with all the improvements in the grounds, units & attitude of all the staff so helpful and friendly. The food in the restaurant both dinner & breakfast has improved a lot and will go back there. The Tuesday Braai was great...More

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    1  Thank johnbarryh2017
    Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Your loyalty to the Resort is much appreciated and I am grateful for the comments following your stay marking the improvements to our product and the service we offer. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you here again...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This hotel is still a firm favorite of our family's and we visit atleast a couple times a year. There is always lots of activities during holidays to keep the kids busy and the views from the rooms are spectacular. The dinner buffets are what...More

    1  Thank DaneSalmon
    Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded yesterday

    It is always such a pleasure having you and your family on the Resort with us and your loyalty to the property is truly appreciated. Thank you for your lovely feedback following your visit and if ever I can assist you when next you are...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$214 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 78
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Drakensberg Region >
    • Winterton
    • Also Known As
    • Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Hotel Winterton ,
    • Drakensberg Sun Hotel ,
    • Drakensberg Sun Resort South Africa/Winterton
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    Traveller (290)
    Room & Suite (43)
    Dining (15)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (248)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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    Gillian S
    23 December 2015|
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    Response from JonathanSuch2013 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they have TV in the rooms and it is a mixture of hotel area and chalet area.
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    Desinagar
    12 March 2015|
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    Response from AnnaQueenBee |
    The vegetarian options are haalal for sure.
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    "It is steep from the bottom of the hill to the hotel so if stairs etc are a problem then either use the hotel..."
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    "Choose the chalets if you want to be away from the busy main hotel."
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    "view are fabulous"
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    "Ground floor away from the pool if you have kids, it's nice to just run out onto the lawns and the view..."
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