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Dwesa Nature Reserve

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Natural Paradise

If you enjoy fishing, birding, hiking and the beach then this is the place for you. We spent four... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Roodepoort, South Africa
Special place in nature

The whole Dwesa National Park is absolutely beautiful in scenery, with thick bush of big and... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Bloemfontein, South Africa
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Nature Reserve, Port St Johns, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

If you enjoy fishing, birding, hiking and the beach then this is the place for you. We spent four nights at Dwesa and it was to short. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The only negative would be the ablutions, over December there were...More

1  Thank JAKTracks
Reviewed 17 April 2018

The whole Dwesa National Park is absolutely beautiful in scenery, with thick bush of big and over-hanging trees. We camped and the campsites are under big trees, but without electricity. The gravel road was bad, because of all the rain! What a jewel of nature...More

1  Thank georgeaY8778DC
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We spent 8 days during December 2016 holiday period at Dwesa in one of the cabins. The cabins had everything we needed. We came prepared as we knew there was no electricity and no shops nearby. The roads from Willowvale were in a much better...More

8  Thank 1,00,63,994
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Not sure why trip advisor lists Dwesa in Port St Johns as it is nowhere near there. Spent eight nights there this December and was blown away by the beauty of the nature reserve. The beaches are breath-taking, and mostly empty even during the peak...More

7  Thank wanderingnubian
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Need of maintenance other wise the place wont last. But other than that great stay in the cabins. Road from N2 bad would not advice to take this on with out a high vehicle. Great beaches in the reserve.

2  Thank Snakes45
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We spent a total of 10 days holidaying at Dwesa in one of the chalets. We have been there twice in the past two years and will return in future. If you are looking for a quiet, relaxed getaway in nature this is the ideal...More

2  Thank Grant_Anna
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We only slept here 2 nights. Staff are very friendly. Had a tap that did not close and maintenance sorted it out in no time. Cleaning staff was good but did not clean the braai which would have been nice.

Thank TheWallRSA
Reviewed 24 June 2015

dreatfull road - but worth the pain - unspoiled nature - no electricity - so amazing starry starry nights - awesome rocks on the beach

Thank Beate_Durban
Reviewed 26 December 2014

We were a group of 10 camping here for 5 days. It was really lovely. The nature reserve is definitely a must see and if you have a 4x4, take the roads that are less traveled on. Everything about this place was amazing.

2  Thank Yolijvv
Reviewed 13 February 2014

We went to Dweza for the purpose of hiking the coast north to The Haven, Mbashe and then south to Kob Inn. We stayed overnight at the campsite. It is a clean and neat place behind a dune, which made it a bit hot and...More

9  Thank B0kk1e
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