We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Drakensberg Sun Resort

Share
Traveller (379)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (16)
Overview
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
Reviews (1,194)
There are newer reviews for Drakensberg Sun Resort
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,176 results
Traveller rating
608
363
137
38
30
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
608
363
137
38
30
Show reviews that mention
All reviews blue grotto tsogo sun canopy tour kids entertainment horse riding the ground floor self catering great holiday hiking trails family holiday heated pool world class whole family dinner buffet zip lining trout all ages
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1,156 - 1,160 of 1,176 reviews
Reviewed August 30, 2011

Spent 2 nights in winter - wasn' t very cold that particular weekend. Rooms are good sized with good sized bathrooms. We went on a BBD package - the food was great at all times. Just a great place to relax - fire places were...More

Thank jeszn
Reviewed August 14, 2011

What a wonderful family hotel. Food was exceptional (sadly my tummy too small, would have liked to have tried everything). Entertainment for children was lovely. Boat rides at no extra cost, rooms are comforable (though not large) and it is well maintained with staff that...More

1  Thank KerryLang
Reviewed August 11, 2011

We stayed from the 5th to the 9th of August. We booked in as 4 couples looking for a fun getaway out in nature and we were not dissapointed. The accomodation is clean, comfortable and you have all the amenities you need on vacation. The...More

1  Thank 2DOZENWHITEROSES
Reviewed June 23, 2011

We spent several wonderful early Winter days in the Champagne Valley, based at the Drakensberg Sun. The staff and managers were particularly friendly, always helpful and for us provided really good advice on activities at the hotel as well as the surrounds. Our primary aim...More

1  Thank AshwellGlasson
Reviewed June 20, 2011

My fiance and I went to this hotel for a midweek break and thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the hotel. The rooms are somewhat old fashioned and a refurbishment would take the hotel to excellent level. Having said that the service was wonderful and all...More

Thank ingsim004
View more reviews
About
Description
The Drakensberg is one of South Africa’s most acclaimed tourist destinations and it is little wonder why. Set in the breathtaking Cathkin Peak area of the Drakensberg Mountains, the Drakensberg Sun not only More offers guests panoramic views of the region but some of the best resort facilities and amenities imaginable. If you’re interested in visiting the Drakensberg during your next holiday, the Drakensberg Sun resort is the accommodation offering for you. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$109 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Hotel Winterton
,
Drakensberg Sun Hotel
,
Drakensberg Sun Resort South Africa/Winterton
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$109 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Hotel Winterton
,
Drakensberg Sun Hotel
,
Drakensberg Sun Resort South Africa/Winterton
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
Photos
Traveller (379)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Champagne Sports Resort
404 reviews
4.60 km away
Champagne Castle Hotel
1,135 reviews
4.62 km away
Inkungu Lodge
72 reviews
4.79 km away
The Nest Hotel
707 reviews
7.69 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 16 nearby restaurants
Dragon's Rest Restaurant
38 reviews
1.84 km away
Valley Bakery
366 reviews
6.17 km away
Bingelela Contemporary Classic Restaurant and Pizzeria
113 reviews
34.09 km away
Hartford House
133 reviews
55.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 21 nearby attractions
Drakensberg Boys Choir School
216 reviews
2.09 km away
Drakensberg Canopy Tour
460 reviews
.75 km away
Drakensberg Mountains
167 reviews
4.47 km away
Drakensberg Scootours
27 reviews
1.82 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
nataliasH8167MP
June 17, 2018|
Answer
Response from sbhoosen | Reviewed this property |
Hello Natalias I paid R100 per person for use of the jacuzzi.Don't think we paid for the sauna.Hope you have a fun time.
0
Votes
YusufPeer
October 13, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Candice21 | Reviewed this property |
If you are staying in the hotel they would not allow it however if you stay in the self catering units they have lovely braai facilities for you and all the equipment and utensils you would need. Much better option
1
Vote
adrts
August 10, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from komalb228 | Reviewed this property |
You can fly to Durban International airport from Jhb and drive to Drakensberg, its about a 2 hour drive but beautiful scenic drive :)
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for a mountain facing room"
Wart7
1 week ago
Read review
"Ask for a room with mountain views"
paulj930
1 week ago
Read review
"Most rooms have a view of the lake and surrounding mountains. Better views from the top floors though."
NomadsNature
4 weeks ago
Read review
"Rooms on top floor have a shared balcony"
Vacation798181
Sep. 12, 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing