|Address:||A World Heritage Site, Drakensberg Gardens, Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa|
Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort
With breath taking views of an awe inspiring mountain range, the Resort is a
one of kind retreat for guests to rekindle, relax and unwind. With the natural
healing power of the mighty Southern Drakensberg, coupled with crisp mountain
air, rejuvenating clear streams and azure blue skies; Drakensberg Gardens Golf &
Spa Resort is a fantastic holiday escape and an ideal location to host
Conferences and Golf events.
Accommodation throughout the Resort includes spacious and comfortable standard hotel rooms and deluxe rooms. Each room has a private bathroom, television, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities and heaters for those cold winter days. Another option is our four, five and six sleeper self-catering units. These fully equipped self-catering units are ideal for guests who wish to cater for their meals whilst also having the option to dine at any of the restaurants available at the Resort.
Equally celebrate are the Resorts star dining facilities, Eagles Roost
(buffet) / VineKnot (self-serving) / Glengarry Country Club and Bar (light
meals) / Bergview (a la carte) / The Bistro (light meals)
* 1 x Buffet Restaurant open daily for Breakfast, for Evening Buffet enquire at reception on opening nights.
* 2 x Day Time Bistro-type Restaurants, Glengarry Country Club and Bistro Terrace Cafe.
* 2 x Evening A la Carte Restaurants, Bergview Restaurant and the Vine Knot, enquire at reception for opening nights.
Also on site are three bars, Glengarry Country Club Bar, Wildcat bar and Buck & Trout Bar.
Drakensberg Gardens offers a long list of sport and recreational facilities for a fun filled holiday or teambuilding adventure , including the famous, one and only, 18 hole golf course in the Southern Berg (NGU), tennis, bowls, squash, volleyball, badminton, fishing, hiking and horse riding, canoeing, adventure golf, trout fishing, a kids entertainment room, a mini-zoo, snooker, table tennis as well as an entertainment programme for the whole family. The hotel also offers equipment for hire such as tennis rackets, board games, fishing rods and all the necessary golfing apparel.
Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort holds a 3-star rating by the Tourism Grading Council.
Southern Drakensberg, 240 km from Durban, 34 km from Underberg
80 Guest Rooms, 1 Double paraplegic, 11 Self Catering Rooms, 40 camp sites
Restaurants / Bar:
Eagles Roost (buffet) open daily for breakfast and dinner; Bergview Restaurant & Bar; The Bistro Terrace Cafe (light meals); VineKnot Restaurant (A la Carte); Glengarry Clubhouse & Bar (light meals); Wildcat Bar and Buck & Trout bar.
2 fully equipped Conference / Function Venues (Max 200 pax)
Rhino Room: 120 Classroom / 200 Cinema / 200 Cocktail / 100 Dinner/Dance
Mashai Room: 80 Classroom / 100 Cinema / 80 Cocktail
Golf (18-hole Golf Course) / Putt-Putt / Tennis / Action Cricket / Bowls / Volleyball / Badminton / Trout Fishing / Horse Riding / Squash / Badminton / Mountain Biking / Hiking / Walks / Swimming Pools / Indoor games room / Outdoor Play Park / Wellness Centre with fully equipped gym
- Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
- Tourism Grading - 3 Stars
- air conditioner (some units)
- babysitting service
- bar fridge (some units)
- bar/cocktail lounge
- bowls (less than 5km)
- braai / barbecue - communal
- conference venue onsite
- DSTV in room
- electronic safe
- exercise facilities (less than 5km)
- fishing onsite
- horse riding (less than 5km)
- horse riding onsite
- internet facilities
- jacuzzi onsite
- lake onsite
- laundry facilities onsite
- lock-up safe
- nature trail (less than 2km)
- nature trail onsite
- on golf estate
- outdoor pool
- parking all onsite
- phone in room
- private airfield (less than 15km)
- restaurant onsite
- rock art (less than 20km)
- sauna/steam room onsite
- spa facilities
- squash court onsite
- tea / coffee making facilities
- television in communal area
- tennis court onsite
- wi-fi / hotspot
- Payment Methods
- American Express
- Diners Club
- EFT / Bank Transfer
- Bed Configuration
- Double Room (Sleeps 2) x 5
- Room 1 - double
- Family Room (1) (Sleeps 4) x 8
- Room 1 - double, double
- Family Room (2) (Sleeps 4) x 5
- Room 1 - double
- Room 2 - single, single
- Superior Double (Sleeps 2) x 12
- Room 1 - king
- Twin Room (Sleeps 2) x 21
- Room 1 - single, single
- Special Categories
Conference Venue Accommodation
detailsAccommodates how many people?
Capacity : 180
The following apply
Exclusive / preferred service providers on call Restroom accessible Kitchen accessible Audio – visual equipment (request details) Food / beverage facilities for catering purposes Crockery and cutlery available for hire Catering done in-house Designated parking area Sufficient parking space Fully staffed (cleaning, servers etc.) Internet connection Wireless internet connection Air conditioning Good lighting that can be operated independently Liquor license Bar on-site A purpose-built and dedicated back entrance available for equipment loading and offloading Wheelchair friendly A specified area for coaches and buses to stop to allow delegates and guests to embark and disembark safely Dedicated storage space that can safely store event materials and equipment overnight Individual lockable storage available for storage of more valuable items
Fresh-Water Fishing Accommodation
detailsThe following apply
Fishing equipment for hire Can bring own fishing equipment Boat available for use Boat available for hire Can bring own boat (no petrol motors) Catch and release Catch and keep Limited number of fish per day allowed Fly fishing
Golf Estate Accommodation
detailsYour establishment is on a golf estate?
Interesting Place Accommodation
detailsWhy is your establishment interesting?
Detail description : Drakensberg Gardens is poised on a scenic 860 hectare World Heritage site. Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort is a one-of-a-kind retreat for guests to reconnect, relax and unwind. Venture into the great outdoors – hiking, horse riding, canoeing or trout fishing. Play a round of Drakensberg golf on the Southern Drakensberg’s only 18 hole golf course or simply relax beside the swimming pools.
Quad/4x4/Bike Trails Accommodation
detailsThe following apply
Bring your own bicycle Bicycles to hire Bicycle set trails Bicycle - free to explore Bring your own quad bike Quad bikes to hire Quad bike set trails Quad bikes – free to explore Bring your own off-road motorcycle Off-road motorcycles to hire Off-road motorcycle set trails Off-road motorcycle – free to explore 4x4 vehicle set trails 4x4 vehicle – free to explore
Sleeps 10 or More Accommodation
detailsYour establishment has capacity to cater for groups of 10 or more.
- Star Graded Accommodation
Wedding Venue Accommodation
Overnight accommodation for how many people? : 170
Max people allowed at the venue? : 140
The following apply
Reception area Chapel Area for wedding ceremony Undercover area for signing the register Fully catered Couple must provide own catering In house events coordinator (compulsory) In house events coordinator (not compulsory) Liquor license Fully stocked bar Cutlery and crockery rental Cleaning / serving staff Bridal suite Honeymoon suite
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