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Drakensberg Sun Resort

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the chalets. We were very surprised to discover that it was on 3 levels. Not having been there before we were used to chalets on one level and easy access from the car. I felt we should have been warned...More

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Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you on the Resort with us recently and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback and your comments are really appreciated and I will see that this is shared with both the Management and the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and it was wonderful I highly recommend it for a family trip or a girls trip there’s so much to do and the views are awesome. Drakensberg has a lot of activities even at the resort there’s lot to...More

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Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you on the Resort with us recently and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback and your comments are really appreciated and I will see that this is shared with both the Management and the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

22 October 2019When we booked the accommodation, we clearly requested for NON-SMOKING ROOMS ON THE GROUND FLOOR!!!!!!When we arrived at Drakensberg Sun after a stressful 4 and a half hour's travel from Johannesburg, we have checked in and what a horrible surprise!!!!!!! Two rooms on...More

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Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day Mr Marx. Thank you for taking my call and your comments following recent stay, all be it very concerning, have been dealt with internally. I deeply regret any inconvenience. You have my details and when next you are in the area please contact...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Business/ Conference packed with activities from the beginning till the end on the 12 October. The highlight of the conference was the Drakensberg boys choir on the 10th and the Conference dinner with the theme Pirates of the Caribbean meeting the Cowboys. It was a...More

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Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you on the Resort with us recently and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback and your comments are really appreciated and I will see that this is shared with both the Management and the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The resort is located 20 min drive from Winterton. There are many activities for everyone, games room for children , mini golf , easy access to the small dam where one can row one of the small boats . Bowls green, tennis court and a...More

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Response from Roger P, General Manager at Drakensberg Sun ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you on the Resort with us recently and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback and your comments are really appreciated and I will see that this is shared with both the Management and the...More

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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$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Hotel Winterton
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Drakensberg Sun Hotel
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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$238 (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
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Traveller (379)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Questions & Answers
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nataliasH8167MP
June 17, 2018|
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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.
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YusufPeer
October 13, 2017|
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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
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adrts
August 10, 2017|
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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 :)
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Room Tips
"Ask for a mountain facing room"
Wart7
2 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room with mountain views"
paulj930
2 weeks ago
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"Most rooms have a view of the lake and surrounding mountains. Better views from the top floors though."
NomadsNature
Oct. 14, 2018
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"Rooms on top floor have a shared balcony"
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Sep. 12, 2018
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