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Humbeek, Brabant, Belgium
Reviewed 27 July 2016

If you want to get away from it all this is the place. Peace & quiet, beautiful view, no wifi, great meals, fantastic hosts that had great knowledge of nature & surroundings, beautiful hikes of which the stoney pass and vulture hide are unforgettable. The cottages offer bedrooms with a fireplace and a bathroom. All meals are taken in the...

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Borne, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

The stay was part of a tour through South Africa with Drifters. We had a great stay. Just in the middle of nowhere. Nice woodfire in the bedroom. Nature was perfect. Each building jas two bedrooms and one basic bathroom.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

This lodge is another unique drifters lodge; located at/close to the bottom of the Drakensberg and away from everything. The owners have been great hosts from preparing great, delicious meals, stories about the area and information about activities. A must-go!

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Brussels
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Yes, part of me has remained there. I cannot imagine a better setting: mountains, horses, a lake...I might have well been part of a fairy tale, so surreal and beautiful this place was. The food was exceptional and you can spend a nice romantic time by the fire place when the lights go down. It is magic. And don't forget...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2014

We booked out the entire lodge for a birthday weekend away. The lode is really in the middle of nowhere and is perfect as a true getaway. Rozan and Shaun, the hosts were very accommodating and friendly. The cabin lodges are basic but comfortable. The views are breathtaking! Only accessible by 4x4, and no electricity. Everything is solar and gas...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We were doing a horse riding tour of the area and spent our second night at Drifters. Our hosts were wonderfully welcoming and helped bring all their guests together. We had our own private cabin set with the fabulous mountain backdrop, but the social aspects of our stay took place in a central building. We relaxed in the sofas with...

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Durban
Reviewed 8 April 2013

This little Inn is designed as part of a range of drifters accommodation that is used for a "contiki" tour of South Africa by mainly European tourists. This its not ideal romantic setting, but is amazing for adventurous people wanting to hike and explore. As mentioned by other reviewers, only accessible through alpine heath by 4x4. The accommodation includes breakfast...

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Sydney
Reviewed 23 December 2011

4WD access only gets you to this charming property. Designed primarily for the more adventurous traveler the property affords spectacular views of the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains. Activities include hiking and visiting the nearby national park (Parts of the classic Zulu movie with Michael Caine were filmed in and around this area). Certainly worth investigating.

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Address: Rock Cliff Farm near Alpine Heath Resort, Drakensberg 0000, Bergville, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Bergville
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Drifters Drakensberg Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Drifters Drakensberg Inn South Africa/Bergville
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