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The Nest Hotel

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“new owners”(15 reviews)
“dining room”(26 reviews)
“course dinner”(7 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Nest is a lovely stop in the Drakensberg for a family. Lots to do - Bowls , tennis , snooker , darts and walking trails . Food exceptional. ( breakfast , tea time , lunch , tea time , dinner - all delish !...More

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Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon dgrisd942103, Wow!! Thank you for your awesome review - glad to hear you enjoyed all the delicious food we have to offer. Come back soon! Regards The Nest Hotel

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good value for money, great facilities and location and excellent service. Our room was a little dark and showering wasn't the best experience, but overall a good visit. With the full board service and facilities you would not necessarily need to leave the site. Would...More

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Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon dave893, Thank you for your review! We are disappointed to hear that you had a bit of a 'shady' room! Next time you visit, please do let us know if you have any issues as I can assure you we will try our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Nest is well situated so that you can visit the whole Central Drakensberg. We stayed in the garden family unit. It is very very small for even 3 people. It is a bird nest and can only be used to sleep in. You leave...More

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Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Petra152, Whilst we strive to accommodate all of our guests, we also realize that we cannot be everyone's cup of tea! We will be sure to pass your note onto your waitress, Ncami. Regards The Nest Hotel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent location and great value for money however food at dinner not excellent and new towels needed. upgrade of rooms needed - lasted visited around 25 years ago and not much has changed. entire hotel needs an upgrade

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Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon mirella358, Thank you for your review - we will keep your comments in mind. Regards The Nest Hotel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this venue to break up a trip from Durban to JHB. Stunning location however the rooms and hotel need to be upgraded and the family room we stayed in was not safe at all for kids due to the double story building which meant...More

Thank Richard P
Response from The_Nest_Hotel_R600, Manager at The Nest HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Richard P, Thank you for your notes. Next time you book with us, please be sure to state your childrens ages, as all of our Family Mountain View Units are duplex units. It may be best to book a Family Garden Unit. We...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$113 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$113 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Quinton J
11 October 2017|
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Response from Shelley L | Property representative |
The 6 course menu at dinner is table d'hote so is served to you. Some rondavels have showers and others have baths with showers in them.
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Pam T
28 August 2016|
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Response from Zelda B | Reviewed this property |
They’re actually quite relaxed about the dress code. Long trousers for men, but I saw many wearing jeans.
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"Mountain view rooms are the best!"
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"Mountain View rooms are very nice !"
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"Mountain view rooms excellent. But rondavels are good value for money"
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"We were in no 10 Lovely and quiet"
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