We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Giant's Castle Camp

    P/Bag X7055 | Estcourt 3310, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in uKhahlamba-Drakensberg ParkSee available hotels in uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
    Traveller (202)
    Room & Suite (60)
    Dining (7)
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton
    236 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Pietermaritzburg
     
    The Nest Hotel
    578 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Winterton
     
    Cathedral Peak Hotel
    621 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Giants Castle Game Reserve
     
    Everglades Hotel and Conference Centre
    50 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dargle
     
    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good52%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “mountain view” (13 reviews)
    “main caves” (10 reviews)
    “self catering” (23 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Free Wifi
    All hotel details
    Offers from Giant's Castle Camp
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton
    236 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Pietermaritzburg
     
    The Nest Hotel
    578 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Winterton
     
    Cathedral Peak Hotel
    621 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Giants Castle Game Reserve
     
    Everglades Hotel and Conference Centre
    50 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dargle
     
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    Reviews (185)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 129 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Giants castle camp is one of the best lodges available in the Drakensberg. The cottages are well kitted out and the location is simply stunning. The last review does it no justice, people like this are the problem not the accommodation.Vanessapdb an "insect in the...More

    Thank Constant N
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I'm writing this while I'm still here which hopefully reflects how bad the situation really is. We arrived yesterday and found a made in our bed. In the other room a family member found a plastic candy wrap under his pillow. This morning I had...More

    Thank Vanessapdb
    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    This is a lovely place. clean mountain air, clear flowing stream, beautiful scenery, great walks , Bird watching, history and floral species. Ancient Bushman (San)paintings. Thatched Cottages are basic but very comfortable, with a feeling of privacy. Staff pleasant and helpful.

    Thank sms481
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Giants Castle is incredibly beautiful, if you are a nature lover and enjoy hiking do not think twice. We did two long hikes over a long weekend in Giants Castle, 25km on the first day and 12km on the second day. The hike up to...More

    Thank EVI576
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    We took one of the six bed family units for a long weekend. The unit was very comfortable and well-equipped, with heaters in every room and a spectacular view. We had a couple of maintenance issues with the unit, which had just been rethatched, but...More

    Thank AlanBS1969
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton
    236 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Pietermaritzburg
     
    The Nest Hotel
    578 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Winterton
     
    Cathedral Peak Hotel
    621 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Giants Castle Game Reserve
     
    Everglades Hotel and Conference Centre
    50 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Dargle
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 43
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
    • Also Known As
    • Giant`s Castle Camp Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (202)
    Room & Suite (60)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (128)
    Bathroom (5)
    Nearby
    Everglades Hotel and Conference Centre
    50 reviews
    52.45 km away
     
    The Nest Hotel
    578 reviews
    33.47 km away
     
    Cathedral Peak Hotel
    621 reviews
    47.42 km away
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton
    236 reviews
    81.37 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Dragon's Rest Restaurant
    22 reviews
    29.43 km away
    Valley Bakery
    232 reviews
    32.69 km away
    Hartford House
    109 reviews
    40.86 km away
    Rosetta Hotel Restaurant
    44 reviews
    44.37 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Falcon Ridge Bird of Prey Centre
    225 reviews
    27.30 km away
    Drakensberg Canopy Tour
    403 reviews
    31.72 km away
    Westline Aviation
    42 reviews
    39.05 km away
    Sani Pass
    458 reviews
    41.46 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Giant's Castle Camp staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "The garden rooms are very nice but the mountain cottages are amazing."
    Read review
    "They all are in a garden setting, most with views of mountains. Can be chilly in the evenings"
    Read review
    "Chalets with mountain views are perfect. It is a bit crowded to stay in the gardens"
    Read review
    "Try for a mountain view chalet."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing