Drakensberg Sun - Southern Sun Hotel & Resorts

Accommodation in Royal Natal Area

Star Rating:4

Situated high in the glorious Cathkin Park area of the central Drakensberg Mountains, the Drakensberg Sun is set in a dramatic landscape, offering visitors breathtaking views and fresh mountain air.

Extensive use of natural materials, polished wood and rich earthy colours make the Drakensberg Sun one of the most striking country resorts in South Africa. With the accent on comfort, the luxury rooms and suites offer uninterrupted mountain views. The restaurant overlooks the resort's private lake and offers an excellent buffet and a la carte menu. Light snacks and drinks can be enjoyed at the Poolside Terrace throughout the day.

The Drakensberg Sun has a proven track record for hosting seminars, conferences, banquets and intimate special occasion functions. The resort offers a wide range of activities from boating, sundowner cruises on the lake, pitch " putt, tennis, squash, volleyball, as well as spectacular mountain hikes, guided hikes and mountain biking. The excellent Champagne Sports Golf Course is nearby and the hotel has two outdoor swimming pools. The accent at the Drakensberg Sun is on personal service and guests are assured of a most relaxing and memorable stay.

Room Description at :

Guest Room Facilities: Air conditioned. Cable/satellite TV. Direct dial telephone. Coffee/tea maker. Hairdryer. Iron/ironing board (on request). Private bathroom. Separate wardrobe. Work desk with lamp.
Guest Room Voltage - 220V


Inclusions / Exclusions

Rates include:
Accommodation, breakfast 14 % VAT and Tourism levy

Rates exclude:
Optional excursions


Extra information

Conference: The hotel has a large conference/function room, which divides into three sections. The largest room, Summit Room, can seat 250 delegates cinema-style, 180 schoolroom, 190 banquet or 170 dinner/dance. In addition, the hotel has 2 boardrooms, each accommodating 12 people.

Dining: Lakeview Restaurant: Serves buffet breakfast & dinner and a la carte lunch.

Lake-View Veranda: Serves snacks, cocktails and drinks throughout the day.

Poolside Terrace: Serves snacks, cocktails and drinks throughout the day.

Hotel Facilities: Concierge services, Gift shop / newsstand, Curio shop, Laundry/valet, Safety deposit box, Wake-up calls, Turndown service, Beauty salon, Guest relations desk, Hospitality lounge.

Business Services: Secretarial services, Facsimile service available, Executive floors/rooms, PC/printer service available.

Children's Services: Babysitting on request. Special children's programmes during weekends and school holidays. Video games/table tennis/ action cricket/paintball/pony rides/pool tables/tubby boats/jungle gym.

Check-in - 14:00   Check-out - 10:00