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Castleburn Leisure Resort

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“fly fishing”(15 reviews)
“trout dams”(3 reviews)
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All reviewslakeview restaurantfly fishingtrout damsmain lakeoutdoor entertainmentbottle of champagneamazing venuehighly rateactivities plannedphotographic opportunitiespleasant and helpful staffserviced dailyputt puttcream sconeswonderful family holidayindoor fireplaceexcellent facilities
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Top-draw accommodation. Myself and my family from the USA stayed at this Lodge in spacious, thatched cottages for six nights. The Lodges have beautiful views over-looking the lakes and surrounding foothills of the Drakensburg mountains. The name of “Castleburn” derived from the combination of the...More

Thank LAURA R
Response from Gwyn V, General Manager at Castleburn Leisure ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear Laura All we can say to your amazing review is thank you very very much. we have always strived to give our guests only the best and its fantastic to see that we have managed to gain a new Castleburn family member. we look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like Trout Fishing - this is a must, but there are other activities. The country side is beautiful and conducive to long walks/rides. Plenty of games provided for indoor or outdoor entertainment. Lawn Bowls close by at Drakensberg Gardens. Little shop 3 km...More

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Thank Lesley H
Response from Gwyn V, General Manager at Castleburn Leisure ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lesley Thank you very much for your wonderful comments. I will most certainly let all the staff know that you had a great stay with us. We have always strived to satisfy all our valued guests and we are glad to hear that they...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife Gill and myself have been timeshare owners at Castleburn for 22 years now, and we have exchanged points for other resorts throughout SA, but Castleburn is still one of best resorts that we have been to. When we talk to our kids about...More

Thank brooksclyde
Response from Gwyn V, General Manager at Castleburn Leisure ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr Brooks, thank you for taking the time to complete your review, as always it was wonderful to see you and your family again! Kind regards Gwyn

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Castleburn is a wonderful resort that offers value for money. The wonderful peaceful resort is for all nature lovers. Variety of birds can be seen. The gardens are very tidy and a variety of fun activities are available free of charge like mini golf, hiking...More

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Thank HCCStruwig
Response from Gwyn V, General Manager at Castleburn Leisure ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr/Mrs Struwig, thank you so much for your wonderful words. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Castleburn.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning scenery, gardens and Trout dams. Good entertainment facilities, enjoyed the canoeing on the dam, walks and fly fishing. Units are comfortable and well equipped for a self catering holiday. Did not make use of the restaurant so cannot comment on food.

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Thank 738sumayam
Response from Gwyn V, General Manager at Castleburn Leisure ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

I will make sure to pass on your wonderful words to our staff. Safe travels!

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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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jaytalk2u
3 November 2017|
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Response from Gwyn V | Property representative |
Dear Traveler We can do boutique weddings where the numbers are 20 or less. There are some larger venues nearby. Please call our reception on 033 701 1405 and we can assist you further. Thanks for the inquiry.
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jerrygunner
25 September 2016|
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Response from Gwyn V | Property representative |
Dear Mr Gunner Please contact us at the resort on 033 701 1405 and our F&B department will be very happy to assist you with all your needs. Regards
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Coenpret
16 September 2015|
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Response from Gwyn V | Property representative |
Dear Traveller Yes we do provide fly fishing equipment on the resort for hire. The rods are rented at a daily rate of R50 per rod which excludes the fishing permit. We will be purchasing new Bikes at a later stage but for... More
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"An of the Lakes Chalets have stunning views"
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"Winter sheets are appropriate during the colder months but a bit scratchy! Heaters in the bedrooms and a..."
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"Wonderful place to relax with nature and peacefull relaxation"
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"Try to get he units facing the big dam and the mountain view"
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