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Champagne Castle Hotel

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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average6%
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“wellness centre”(23 reviews)
“scones”(37 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ten years of frequent visits and still enjoyable. Nice views and excellent buffet lunches and dinners. Don't forget to have tea and scones on the patio. Have snowed in once before. What an experience.More

Thank BBKSouthAfrica
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, BBKSouthAfrica We're always grateful for returning guests. I'm so glad you had another fantastic stay with us. It's not often that guests have been snowed in, and you're right, it is quite an experience. Thank...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

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...More

5  Thank Buckvis
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 17 April 2017

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...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a two night stay, in a very comfortable well appointed room overlooking the mountains.The food served buffet style was well cooked and well presented. We went here to break the journey between Durban and JNB airport, nice break but next time we will...More

Thank Brewersfriend
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, Brewersfriend I'm so glad you decided to break your journey with a stay at Champagne Castle Hotel. Hopefully as time goes on, you'll reconsider your decision to fly and we'll be able to welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Champagne Castle Hotel is in a breathtaking part of the world and the despite, unbelievable thunderstorms and rain, we had an amazing time. The rooms are comfortable with wonderful views of the mountains, the staff were helpful and friendly and the food, excellent.More

Thank ged h
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, ged h The thunderstorms can be very dramatic in this part of the Drakensberg. They create a completely different experience for our guests. Of course being so close to the mountains does mean that the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Champagne Castle surpassed all our expectations! The hotel is excellent the setting just magical. Our rooms very spotless and the staff were efficient, friendly and nothing was too much trouble they even packed us "padkos" for our journey home. The food was delicious with so...More

Thank Elaine C
Response from Georges_Romarin, General Manager at Champagne Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, Elaine We are fortunate to be located in this World Heritage Site, tucked in beneath such incredibly beautiful mountains. I'm glad to hear that you were able to walk out onto the mountain. It is...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Outdoor pool
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US$187 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$187 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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cailey698
29 August 2017|
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Response from MandR50 | Reviewed this property |
No. You may be able to get an included buffet breakfast and dinner and leave out lunch, but they do not do a la carte meals. Self catering is fine, but sometimes the hotel restaurant is not available to self catering... More
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Traveldeon
17 May 2017|
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Response from Georges_Romarin | Property representative |
Hi Traveldeon We certainly are not satisfied with the smoke that has recently been experienced in the lounge. We are working to fix it urgently. Thank you for taking the time to ask this.
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lovetotraveldotcom
18 March 2017|
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Response from BarrieBramley | Property representative |
There is one block (a new one) that has inter-leading rooms. It's the 300's block if you ask while you're doing your reservation. My favourite rooms in the hotel
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"All rooms appear to have good views, 1st flor probably slightly bette"
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"All rooms are good but mountain facing rooms were superb."
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"All rooms are good. Mountain views are best"
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"Mountain view rooms are very nice."
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