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It was so impressive. We arrived in the dark and had a wounderful surprise when we looked out of the window the next morning. We had a spacious holiday cottage without fancy stuff, but with a unique view! And the cottages are arranged in a...More
Much as I love Thendele, our unit was overun by ants..
We had to place EVERYTHING edible in the microwave, or the oven, to keep them away. Our cleaner Simon was amazing though. He tried his best and brought us some spray.
We did advise...More
Simple but comfortable self catering cottages is what you can expect in Thendele. The cottages are clean and well maintained with a well equipped kitchenette. We stayed in the lower camp and loved our views of the amphitheatre and surrounding mountains. Very peaceful and the...More
The setting is what it's all about here and lovely walks for the whole family. Hard to beat for its natural appeal and as mountainous as SA accommodation gets. Wonderful views from the chalets. We stayed in the lower camp 4 bed and it is...More
We first went to Thendele 50 years ago as young kids. It has always been my favourite part of the Drakensberg and this last visit was no different. The camp has grown somewhat since we were last there and although some of the units have...More
Response from SmileySussex22 | Reviewed this property |
The main shop is near the entrance to the park about 5km from Thendele. It stocks most consumables; meat, bread, milk, firewood etc. also a reasonable selection of 'clothing' and tourist memorabilia. Thendele shop is smaller... More
The main shop is near the entrance to the park about 5km from Thendele. It stocks most consumables; meat, bread, milk, firewood etc. also a reasonable selection of 'clothing' and tourist memorabilia. Thendele shop is smaller and stocks essential items but not perishable foods. Bring your major meat items with you and store in your refrigerator.