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Overview
600 On the R road, Cathkin Park 3340 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

As usual, I had a very special time at The Nest. Very friendly, welcoming staff, delicious food (and plenty of it), and gorgeous view. A very tranquil place...I left feeling refreshedTo be highly recommend.

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Ericawille
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had such a lovely weekend with the BMW Club Stewart & Shelly really care about their guests & spoiled us - we had Baked Alaska for dessert . They arranged bowls which was great fun & also a Tea tasting of Liptons new range...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank SiobhanShy
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were last at The Nest 15 years ago and decided to go back for our 25th Wedding Anniversary. Based on our last visit, we went this time with high expectations especially of the fine dining and were not disappointed in the least. The food...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 3 days ago

Good afternoon Safari40401652072, A lovely review, if there ever was one! Please don't wait another 15 years before paying us another visit, we can't wait to have you back! Kind Regards The Nest Hotel

Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely atmosphere, great food at all meal times, friendliness, friendly owner who showed us how to play bowls. All in all, a great weekend away. The group I was with, certainly enjoyed themselves. The tea tasting was a new experience for me as well, thoroughly...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 3 days ago

Good afternoon Departure27624612522, Thank you for your lovely review of our hotel, we are always happy to hear that we have met (and exceeded!) expectations! We cannot wait to welcome you back again in 2019! Kind Regards The Nest Hotel

Reviewed 6 days ago

I organised a weekend for the BMW Central Club at The Nest. We can only compliment the owners Stuart and Shelley Longmore for a most enjoyable weekend. The venue, the food and the staff were excellent. Really good value for money. All meals, morning and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank NicoMartins1952
Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 3 days ago

Good afternoon Nico, We are so amazed at your awesome review. We are just all so happy to welcome you back, year after year - what a pleasure! It is always a jam-packed, fun weekend whenever you are with us - we wouldn't have it...More

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About
Description
Exquisite views over the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg World Heritage Site, an area rich in history and adventure, makes The Nest Hotel a unique and much loved destination for so many tourists and families from far More flung places. ESCAPE FROM THE HUSTLE AND BUSTLE Set in acres of beautiful park-like gardens, our rooms offer a peaceful escape from busy city life. All rooms are neatly appointed and comfy, with bath/shower and toilet en suite, radio, telephone, coffee/tea making facility. HEARTY COUNTRY CUISINE One of the few Resort Hotels offering a sumptuous Table d’Hote included in your tariff. Wholesome six-course traditional dinners, full hearty breakfasts, light country-style lunches and morning and afternoon teas. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
55
Price range
US$100 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Nest - Drakensburg Mountain Hotel Winterton
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Cathkin Park
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
55
Price range
US$100 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Nest - Drakensburg Mountain Hotel Winterton
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Cathkin Park
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Pool & Beach (4)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
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QuintonJ27
October 11, 2017|
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Response from Shelley L | Property representative |
The 6 course menu at dinner is table d'hote so is served to you. Some rondavels have showers and others have baths with showers in them.
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Pam T
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Zelda B | Reviewed this property |
They’re actually quite relaxed about the dress code. Long trousers for men, but I saw many wearing jeans.
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Room Tips
"Rooms facing the mountains are recommended."
NicoMartins1952
6 days ago
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"The bed was hard, the decor uninspired, literally the only negative. *Stay for Sunday lunch, a treat to..."
n0mpil0x
1 week ago
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"We always stay in a garden rondavel, but the mounnain view chalets are stunning"
V8674PVlindaf
Sep. 17, 2018
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"The single rondavels will be quieter but the Mountain View rooms have a fantasic view"
vanasp
Aug. 27, 2018
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