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    Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort

    Drakensberg Gardens Road, Underberg 3257, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good39%
    • Average20%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible5%
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    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Golf Course
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    The resort location is spectacular ! There are so many activities for the children that this resort is perfect for a family getaway. We loved the addition of the heated pool and water sides. We stated in room 67 eagles nest and we can not...More

    Thank ursula L
    Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 7 February 2017

    Dear ursula L, Thank you for your kind words and review of our hotel. We are delighted that your family had a great time with us, and more so that you will be back. It is with great pride that we have client such as...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Not staying at the hotel, staying out, but wanted to come to the restaurant. A friend is out from Australia and last time we took her to the buffet dinner at Drakensberg Gardens, she loved it and wanted to go back. I phoned to make...More

    Thank forever-a-nomad
    Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 2 February 2017

    Good Day, I will address the telephone etiquette of our front office staff, with apologies. We are blessed with high levels of business currently, and our restaurants and facilities need to be made available for our client staying on the resort. Thank you for your...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    We traveled from the Bulwer side of Underberg to Drakens Gardens, because the kids wanted to river raft and putt putt and so on, so 6 kids and 6 adults and over an hours drive in the heat we get there to be turned away...More

    Thank atheliah
    Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 27 January 2017

    Good day Atheliah, You have very unfairly and unacceptably given our resort a negative review, with being neither a guest, nor experiencing the facilities of our resort. Our property and facilities are reserved for the use of our client that spend a lot of money...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    I own 2 restaurants on the south coast so for our family holidays with hit the berg. We first went there 6 years ago and are not able to find a better place for our family to enjoy the rare precious time to enjoy together....More

    Thank Julienlerendezvou
    Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 23 January 2017

    Dear Julien, Thank you for your review of the resort, it is a great privilege having loyal, returning clients such as your family. We all know you, quite right, and it is a massive reward for us that everyone in your family is kept entertained...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    Tranquil picturesque setting in the southern Drakensberg was the perfect getaway from the Durban for my family. The adventure park was perfect for my sons to entertain themselves during our stay there. We stayed at the Fairways Time Share section which was astoundingly clean and...More

    Thank sundren2016
    Response from Peter M, General Manager at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa ResortResponded 18 January 2017

    Dear Sundren, It is great to hear your family experienced both the tranquility and adventure / entertainment that our resort has to offer. We certainly know that our facilities keep all ages happy and busy, with more coming, starting this February. I look forward to...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$ 103 - US$ 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 88
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    • Underberg
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    Desiré V
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Peter M | Property representative |
    Good Morning, Yes, we do have heating at the slide pool, as well as "the Cove", an outdoor heated pool, free for all to use. It can be a challenge in winter to maintain high temperatures here though. The Wellness Centre... More
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    shaming2014
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Peter M | Property representative |
    Greetings - GDay is quite right. Around 45 / 50 minutes to the bottom of the pass. You must have a 4X4 to be allowed through, with passports. No complications for vehicle access as Lesotho is landlocked, and kids no... More
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    cactus52
    30 March 2017|
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    Response from Taryn-Cara |
    Good Morning, Unfortunately that is correct, until we are able to get the cable infrastructure up to speed in our remote area, we are unable to support an "open" and uncoded wifi on the resort. This, due to high volumes of... More
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    "If you are travelling with your children, ensure you communicate exactly how many beds your require before..."
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    "Some rooms had late sun in the evening so it's worth asking about this as there is a lot of shade from..."
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    "All Fairways rooms are good"
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    "we stayed in room 134 the room was good in winter but there was not air con so not good for summer"
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