Drakensberg Mountain Retreat

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Scheepershoek Farm, Northern Drakensberg, Bergville, 3350, South Africa
4.5 out of 5 rating 40 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Drakensberg Mountain Retreat in Bergville, you'll be 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Drakensberg Mountains and 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from Driekloofdam Pier. This 4-star guesthouse is 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from Eskom Drakensberg Visitors Centre and 19.9 mi (32 km) from Kilburn Dam.


Make yourself at home in one of the 9 guestrooms. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an indoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. This guesthouse also features complimentary wireless Internet access, an arcade/game room, and wedding services.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Vergezient Lodge serving guests of Drakensberg Mountain Retreat. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 9 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, dry cleaning/laundry services, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Bergville? This guesthouse has facilities measuring 1291 square feet (120 square meters), including a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Drakensberg Mountains - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve - 14.4 km / 9 mi
Driekloofdam Pier - 14.8 km / 9.2 mi
Eskom Drakensberg Visitors Centre - 15.7 km / 9.8 mi
Kilburn Dam - 32 km / 19.9 mi
Royal Natal National Park - 38.6 km / 24 mi
Harrismith Memorial Park - 45.7 km / 28.4 mi
Harrismith Country Club - 46.4 km / 28.9 mi
Thebe District Hospital - 47.6 km / 29.6 mi
Lion's Park - 48.8 km / 30.3 mi

The preferred airport for Drakensberg Mountain Retreat is Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 317.3 km / 197.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving outside regular check-in times must contact the property in advance using the contact information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December.

  • A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee

  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Children's pool
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 120
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 1291
  • -Express check-in
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking