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Champagne Castle Hotel

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R600 Champagne Valley, Winterton 3340 South Africa See on map
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Breakfast included
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The location of the hotel is superb and unbeatable. The service is excellent and a real gem to visit while you in the Berg. It is a place where you just can relax and enjoy the surrounding sounds and views.More

Thank Daniel M
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, Daniel We are fortunate to be located in this World Heritage Site, so close to the mountains, in this part of the Drakensberg. It does give our guests the most incredible views, as well as...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in March as part of an extended trip in SA. We have stayed in the Drakensberg previously, but not at this hotel. Wow!! This will not be our last visit to Champagne Castle. We stayed in a deluxe mountain...More

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Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded May 11, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, Kate I am almost certain you are the first person to describe their stay with us as a land locked cruise. As Captain of the ship, I am glad we were able to do our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed 1 night-weekend for our wedding anniversary. It took only 2 hours from Durban. Location was very good with a view of Drakensberg Mountains. Breakfast and Dinner buffets are fabuluous with many options. Our room is clean and large enough and the view is...More

Thank Esra H
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded yesterday

Hi Esra Firstly, happy anniversary. I hope it was a special celebration. It seems that you stayed at Champagne Sports Resort and not Champagne Castle Hotel. Champagne Castle Hotel is 8km past Champagne Sports Resort, up against the mountain. We don't have a golf course...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my second visit to Champagne Castle Hotel. This time was an even better experience than the first. I last stayed here 4 years ago and rated it 4 stars with my only complaint being that the food was sometimes not up to standard....More

Thank Neriyan N
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, Neriyan We're so glad you decided to come for anther stay at Champagne Castle Hotel. It was a great pleasure reading your review to the team at our daily management meeting. One of our key...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

In 1968 we married and had our honeymoon at Champagne Castle Hotel. last week we celebrated our 50th (Golden Anniversary) and decided to return to the hotel for our anniversary. Best decision ever, we had a wonderful 4 days and on the evening of our...More

Thank stockland
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, B & Rob What an incredible celebration. Thank you for coming back to spend it at Champagne Castle Hotel. You must have so many incredible memories of the hotel and these mountains. They are truly...More

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Champagne Castle Hotel is nestled below the second highest peak in South Africa, Champagne Castle (3377m), part of the main escarpment within the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg mountain range, the highest ...More mountain range in South Africa. Due to its diversity of plant, bird and insect life and the richest collection of San rock paintings in Africa, it has been declared a Mixed World Heritage Site. For visual impact, recreational variety and luxurious splendour, Champagne Castle Hotel is pretty close to being an ultimate experience. Your stay will be characterised by the proximity you gain to the most dramatic and immediate views of the Drakensberg Escarpment and the 'Barrier of Spears'. Whether you walk or hike, trout fish or horse ride, play golf or tennis, swim or bowl, everything here has been configured to embrace this unparalleled setting. Less
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Free Parking
Room Service
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$134 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Champagne Castle Hotel South Africa/Winterton
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
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August 28, 2017|
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Response from MandR50 | Reviewed this property |
No. You may be able to get an included buffet breakfast and dinner and leave out lunch, but they do not do a la carte meals. Self catering is fine, but sometimes the hotel restaurant is not available to self catering... More
May 16, 2017|
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Response from Georges_Romarin | Property representative |
Hi Traveldeon We certainly are not satisfied with the smoke that has recently been experienced in the lounge. We are working to fix it urgently. Thank you for taking the time to ask this.
March 17, 2017|
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Response from BarrieBramley | Property representative |
There is one block (a new one) that has inter-leading rooms. It's the 300's block if you ask while you're doing your reservation. My favourite rooms in the hotel
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"Mountain view or mountain facing rooms are recommended for the stunning views"
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"Hotel faces the Drakensburg Mountains so rooms generally have wonderful views"
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"if you want a quit stay, book a selfcatering lodge, these are apart from the hotel."
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