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Champagne Castle Hotel

Booking.comUS$ 162*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 162*
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US$ 162*
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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

If you are South African, you can never get tired of the gem that is our Drakensberg. I've been to the Berg many times since childhood, and each time I come it's a totally different experience. It was our first time at Champagne Castle...from the reviews I didn't build my expectations too high but knew if anything I would get...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

All I can say about our third return visit is that this place is divine!. The rooms, the staff the food and the amenities are all out of this world. Great place to relax and just chill or to visit some of the lovely hikes in the area. My wife and I like to hike and the hiking trails at...

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Myself, wife and adult daughter spent four nights here and it was most enjoyable. We had a deluxe family room, our daughter being downstairs with her own en-suite and we were upstairs also with en-suite. The rooms were serviced daily by helpful efficient staff. Although we were not directly facing the mountain, they are so high there is always a...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This has to be my favourite hotel in the Champagne Valley. Lovely large rooms, stunning views, first class facilities, delicious meals. First class hospitality and friendly staff. A perfect destination for a honeymoon, relaxed holiday or family get-together. There is now a beautiful chapel on site so for those looking for a wedding venue, look no further. You won't be...

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Thank Lorj03
Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfort,service,cleanliness,helpful staff,all in a beautiful location. A perfect holiday destination for families and couples. There are great walks,bowls,tennis,swimming to mention a few activity opportunities. There is a conference centre and a spa/wellbeing centre. An animal farm appeared to be a hit with the younger guests. The meal options were varied,numerous and excellently prepared.

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Thank Baxi2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely wonderful place. The setting, the facilities, the friendly staff, the food. It is all excellent and so worth a visit. We have returned 4 times and look forward to the next visit. Thank you so much for making our holiday so memorable!!

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Kempton Park, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were asking ourselves "Would we experience the same high standard of hospitality on this our third visit"? The answer to this is an emphatic YES. We thoroughly enjoyed the homely atmosphere, well appointed and modern rooms, excellent food, peace and quiet and the friendly staff. All-in-all another return has to be on the cards.

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Thank peterjohn17
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to the Drakensberg for us as family. Wanted somewhere impressive to settle into our holiday around SA. Chose Champagne Castle for the setting, price and primarily the location. As a family we really enjoyed our stay. A particular highlight was the food! Three daily buffets with plentiful choice, good quality and friendly service. The hotel itself is nicely...

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Thank Buckvis
Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post your review, Buckvis It's always fantastic to hear from guests who take advantage of the activities at Champagne Castle Hotel. Of course we don't think any less of anyone who chooses to spend their time lying by the pool or sitting on the veranda :-) It seems your family was very active....

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a KZN circuit for a school holiday, including Imfolozi and Cape Vidal. Champagne Castle was by far the best accomodation. We visited with family from Australia who were also impressed. The self catering chalets were well equipped with an awesome view. The staff were polite and helpful. We hiked, horse rode, played games, petted bunnies, fly fished and...

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Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post this review, Tammy P It's always great to hear from guests who made use of so much of what Champagne Castle Hotel has to offer during their stay, including the beauty of the mountains, which of course, isn't our doing. Thank you for bringing your family to visit. It's always good to...

Bicester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights to go walking.The room we had booked (a family room) was not appropriate so we moved the next day with no fuss.This room was lovely.Food is very good.The pool is brilliant and all the staff warm and friendly. Special mention for Terri reservations and Metosha restaurant manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Champagne Castle Hotel is nestled below the second highest peak in South Africa, Champagne Castle (3377m), part of the main escarpment within the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg mountain range, the highest mountain range in South Africa. Due to its diversity of plant, bird and insect life and the richest collection of San rock paintings in Africa, it has been declared a Mixed World Heritage Site. For visual impact, recreational variety and luxurious splendour, Champagne Castle Hotel is pretty close to being an ultimate experience. Your stay will be characterised by the proximity you gain to the most dramatic and immediate views of the Drakensberg Escarpment and the 'Barrier of Spears'. Whether you walk or hike, trout fish or horse ride, play golf or tennis, swim or bowl, everything here has been configured to embrace this unparalleled setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Champagne Castle Hotel

Address: Route R600 | Champagne Valley, Winterton 3340, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Drakensberg Region > Winterton
Price Range: ₹ 9,952 - ₹ 13,227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Champagne Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 71
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“Try the mountain view rooms”
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beenztx, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you have children, then the ground floor rooms will suit you best. Almost all the rooms have the most stunning views.”
Lorj03, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room with a view is best”
209nicolam, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Luxury Mountain Facing Room”
peterjohn17, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a first floor mountain view - fantastic views of the mountains”
Buckvis, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
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