We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cathedral Peak Hotel

Save
Traveller (524)
Room & Suite (121)
Pool & Beach (24)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cathedral peak”(176 reviews)
“horse riding”(50 reviews)
View all reviews
What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
4* family-owned Cathedral Peak Hotel offers unrivaled access to the Drakensberg Mountains within a World Heritage Site. The resort hotel caters for leisure, conference and weddings and offers an exceptional leisure experience, sumptuous buffet meals & warm hospitality. Accommodation is...
Offers from Cathedral Peak Hotel
Special Rate: Best Rate Book Direct
View all hotel information
Location and contact
Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park | Cathedral Peak Hotel, Winterton 3340, South Africa
Hotel website
View nearby attractions and restaurants
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
29 Jul30 Jul
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$240.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Winterton hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "53501c4983ef4bb2a4cc84d2880fea64", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":299886,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[52748132],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":7,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":240,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"53501c4983ef4bb2a4cc84d2880fea64","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":251,"lowestMetaPrice":240,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":251,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":251,"lowestMetaPrice":240,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":251,"hotelName":"Cathedral Peak Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjUzNTAxYzQ5ODNlZjRiYjJhNGNjODRkMjg4MGZlYTY0IiwiQUlLIjoiMGU3NDYwMmZlODI4NDNiNTkzZDQ0MDFlZGQ3OGFlNmUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "29/07/2018", "checkOut": "30/07/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$240", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"52748132":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (742)
Filter reviews
712 results
Traveller rating
378
235
61
26
12
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
378
235
61
26
12
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscathedral peakhorse ridingbreakfast and dinnerdining roomdrakensberg mountainsgolf coursebuffet stylesouth africastunning viewsstir fryhoneymoon suiteout of this worldmorning and afternoon teatroutmini golfall agessuperior room
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 712 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

stunning setting for a visiting Canadian - just gorgeous, green rolling hills and mountains. beautiful gardens on the hotel grounds, lovely pool, great service and phenomenal buffet!! spacious room and so much to do and see at teh hotel and in teh area.More

Thank _jonom77
Response from CathedralPeakHotel, General Manager at Cathedral Peak HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review jonom77 It's always a treat welcoming guests from other countries to Cathedral Peak Hotel. It's even more of a treat to know they enjoyed their stay and found the environment 'gorgeous', especially when visiting from a country as beautiful as...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stayed over a weekend when the hotel was hosting a wedding - which looked incredible - but which meant the hotel was very full. We also were celebrating a special occasion on a much smaller scale. At very short notice the hotel organised a...More

1  Thank jpjones
Response from CathedralPeakHotel, General Manager at Cathedral Peak HotelResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you for your review, jpjones I'm so glad we were given the opportunity to ensure you had an incredible experience during your stay at Cathedral Peak Hotel. Thank you for allowing us the opportunity to shine. It seems as though it was a weekend...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been going to Cathedral Peak for over 50 years -- as a kid I was always blown away by the warm hospitality and the incredible location.I am now a lot older, and am still blown away. The hotel runs like a well oiled...More

1  Thank mandycassel2016
Response from CathedralPeakHotel, General Manager at Cathedral Peak HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review Mandy, and thank you for passing Cathedral Peak Hotel and a love for the mountains on to your daughter We are fortunate to be located where we are. Mountains surrounding us in a World Heritage Site. It makes for spectacular...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite out of the way but a nice place in the area to stop off and pick up provisions if you are staying nearby. The grounds are well kept and the scenery is fantastic, I can imagine the rooms are great with magnificent views.

1  Thank KirstenLM11
Response from CathedralPeakHotel, General Manager at Cathedral Peak HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Kirsten Thank you for stopping in for a visit. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay next time Bruce Botes General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our brief stay iat this hotel n the Drakensberg mountains, with a wide variety of walks to keep us occupied. However there were a number of niggles such as the view from our room being obstructed by unkempt shrubs/hedges, and the buffet...More

1  Thank SFED
Response from CathedralPeakHotel, General Manager at Cathedral Peak HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review SFED We are fortunate to be located in this World Heritage Site, surrounded by mountains. It does allow us to offer the many marked trails that you mention in your review. The road to Cathedral Peak Hotel does wind it's...More

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf course
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$217 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$217 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (524)
Room & Suite (121)
Pool & Beach (24)
Dining (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Lisa000007
20 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from caroliney527 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, thatched can be dump in winter, I would opt for a superior room with under floor heating.
0
Votes
Christine B
26 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Sandra D | Reviewed this property |
The variety and different vegetable dishes every day were fabulous! I am not vegetarian but hardly ever ate meat because the veg selection was so tempting.....
1
Vote
Nozuko M
7 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from peterjohn17 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the hotel offers an extensive list of daily activities both for adults and children. I suggest that you forward your query directly to them
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Views from the rooms vary widely, with some well poisiitioned whilst others are are obscured by shrubs..."
Read review
"The rooms in the 200 series seem to be the best with superb views and generally quiet."
Read review
"All good outlook and comfort"
Read review
"Take a garden lodge for the best views."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing