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    Cavern Drakensberg Resort & Spa

    End Of D 119 Road 3350 | Amphitheatre, Northern Drakensberg, Bergville 3350, South Africa
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    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    My wife and I spent 3 nights at this resort last week. We had booked a Superior room and expected to have a relaxing stay. Unbeknown to us there were unit renovations being carried out in our section of the resort resulting in us being...More

    1  Thank Martin S
    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 16 March 2017

    Dear Martin Thank you for taking the time to write and be in touch. As I have explained in an earlier email to you I am sorry that you have not had a relaxing holiday and can only apologise for this situation. Each year we...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    Our room was nice - the bathroom a bit small though. There was only a tiny strip of under carpet heating so we found our room very cold (in the middle of summer!). There should be more heating available. The staff were excellent. The food?...More

    1  Thank Lillian P
    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 11 March 2017

    Dear Lillian Thank you for your review. Sorry that it rained but we do need the rain after the worst drought in 100 years. Its good for our farmers and good for the country. You are probably correct - we are not the Resort for...More

    Reviewed 2 March 2017

    The Cavern Resort is in an absolutely stunning situation. The hotel is best suited for the 40+ age group as it is somewhat old fashioned. Food is good and the superior suites are beautiful. Activities are varied and well organised. Staff are excellent. The best...More

    Thank Twickenham_12
    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 13 March 2017

    Dear Twickenham_12 It is lovely that you enjoyed so many aspects of the Cavern. The resort has provided holidays to young and old for more than 75 years and we welcome many families who really do cherish what the outdoors has to offer. Holiday seasons...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

    We arrived after a very wet drive down from Pretoria and it then rained for the next 60-odd hours without let up (which is apparently very unusual) and I still think the Cavern is a great place and offers great value! We stayed on a...More

    Thank Paul H
    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 13 March 2017

    Dear Paul It is just lovely reading your very comprehensive review of the Cavern. We have had an incredibly wet February but are so grateful after a terrible drought last year. The rivers are full and after each down-pour little waterfalls appear along Surprise Ridge....More

    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    One of our favourite resorts with lots to do. tennis, bowls, fishing, horse riding and not to forget the walks The food is amazing and the rooms comfortable .The staff very friendly and helpful. For those wishing to play golf it is a short drive...More

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    Thank Geoffrey M
    Response from hiltondavid, Owner at Cavern Drakensberg Resort & SpaResponded 13 March 2017

    Dear GeoffreyM Many thanks for summing it all up so well - plenty to do, and we're thrilled to be a favourite! With our best wishes, Megan

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
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    • USD 161 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 55
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
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    • Bergville
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    • The Cavern Drakensberg Hotel Bergville ,
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    Jill K
    1 May 2017|
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    Response from LME88 | Reviewed this property |
    I'd say you'd need to hire a car and drive. Or call the resort and ask if they can arrange a transfer for you.
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    10 February 2017|
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    Response from dentiStockton | Reviewed this property |
    Soory, don't know. Paul.
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    Response from lesley542015 | Reviewed this property |
    We had tea and coffee making facilities in the room. There are however teas/coffees at mid morning and mid afternoon and also at every meal.
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