"We stayed here because it was close to the Spionkok Battlefield and the Royal Natal Park. Hospitality,meals and service was great. The only problem we had was finding the hotel from the directions given on the website. The roadside signing and directions supplied needs to be improved.Access road may..."more
"The mountain and nature view from our Balcony. The reception and assistance from the staff. Wow our stay was very comfortable especially The room that has so much space to move around including the choice in their bathroom (shower & bath tub). We had a wonderful stay."
"staff was well responsive in making our stay fine. They were able to quickly attend to an issue as well. Just a little more attention to detai, I feel is needed in ensuring that the rooms are properly cleaned. Otherwise...Thanks for everything."
"Accommodation was adequate with all in working order. Dinner was not the best, but this can be expected when ordering from a set menu at an establishment that does not have huge numbers coming through the doors. Breakfast was good and freshly prepared with a good continental spread.
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"Very nice. Staff were excellent. Lovely gardens."
"Rooms are a little 'tired' but are clean and have all the necessities. The hotel is a little dated, but the staff are incredibly helpful and attentive. Dinner was affordable and good quality. Breakfast was more than sufficient and pleasant. Most of all I did not feel feeling cheated or ripped-off. A..."more
"We enjoyed our stay at Sandford Park Country Hotel. I can agree with some of the comments made about having a bar fridge in the rooms. In general our stay was very nice. The hotel should attend to cleaning their carpets in the rooms on a regular basis. Our room's carpet was very dirty, we realised t..."more
"I really enjoyed my stay at Sandford. The executive room was neat but could use some improvements like a bar fridge and more dstv channels. The staff were friendly especially Ntokozo who made our stay exceptional. I would definitely visit again."
"What a lovely hotel! We had the nicest stay at the Sandford Park Country Hotel. The staff were friendly, the food was good, just an all round GREAT STAY! The rooms are spacious and very tidy! I cannot say how much we enjoyed our stay. I would recommend this hotel ANY DAY!!!"
"We enjoyed our stay at Sandford. The staff is friendly and helpful. Good food and a good value for money option. "
"I booked a couple's package and both me and my wife had a pleasant stay at Sandford Park. The property is very beautiful and the rooms are quite spacious and well ventilated. But, the best part of the stay was the friendly staff and the large layout of breakfast. Will definitely visit again!"
"The staff VERY helpfull and friendly. Rooms need and clean. Farm Like feeling, peacefull. Enjoy and will go back."
"Friendly staff, food was good except Hindu meals were not catered for Sunday's dinner. High noise level from the bar on Sat night until 4.30am on Sunday morning. I had to call manager at 3.30am to complain. Cupboards were not clean. A pleasant stay overall. Thank you!"
"The experience at Standford was very satisfying and soothing. The location and ambience was heavenly and true stress buster. The staff and their service were wonderful and caring. Its worth your money."
"Great, relaxing 2 night stay! Will be recommending to friends and family."
"A lovely place to stay for an ideal weekend. It has access to all the sites of Drakensberg. The staff were very friendly and the environment was superb and mesmerizing."
"All the staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. Rooms very comfortable. Menu very tasty and good selection. Will gladly recommend to our friends and hope to see you soon."
"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Sandford Park. Staff excellent,food good and views fantastic. General maintenance of buildings inside and out need attention."
"It was a splendid vacation. A destination that was filled with warmth and understanding. It is central to tourist attractions. A definite return. I believe though that the rooms can be uplifted a bit. You could also have organized tours for guests. The food was great, especially at Christmas. The fa..."more
"We spent two nights at Sandford and found the staff and facilities excellent. It is an ideal weekend destination to get away from Johannesburg. I would recommend it."
"We were returning after having stayed there previously, several years back. we loved the hotel and surrounding area and always said we would go back one day.It still has that appeal for us and i am sure we will return again. The rooms ,food and service were superb. To finish the day in the cosy pub ..."more
"Lovely setting , great room and the bathroom very upmarket !
We skipped supper (had a wedding) , but had an awesome breakfast.
Staff was very helpful and friendly.
Will definitely stay here again. "
"my wife is 7months pregnant with our first child and I wanted to take her somewhere special as this will be our last time on our own for a good few years. We could not have asked for a better venue we had a wonderful relaxing weekend. I have never came across such pleasant staff everyone is genuinel..."more
"We arrived early, on our way back from Cape Town, with the intention of spending the day and night, resting, before continuing home. Unfortunately my girl friend wasn't feeling well and wanted to just get home, so we cut our stay short and left in the early afternoon. We will certainly be back."
"We had a lovely time. Food was good, the people were extremely friendly and very helpful and always trying to make us feel comfortable. I loved the bar area - the best I have seen. My girlfriend loved the cats and dogs that made the odd appearance now and again - all in all, we had a good time. ..."more
"It was fantabulous and everyone made us feel absolutely welcome"
"Good - initially offered a room that was smoked in but was relocated."
"Rooms are nicely done and very comfortable. The staff was very friendly and attentive. The location is good for access to the northern drakensberg. The road leading to the hotel was so thick with mud that we almost got stuck. The food reminded me of my college cafeteria--generally bland and una..."more
"Very nice environment and view from our room."
"Lovely, fantastic food and an great atmosphere in the festively decorated pub."
"I loved so much every part of the Sandford Park Country Hotel: the bedrooms are so pretty, the dining room is so friendly. There's also a beautiful garden with a little lake, a swimming pool and a very nice conference hall. "
"We enjoyed our stay tremendously. The location is excellent the staff very fiendly and helpful. The best part however was the food and specially the dinners. The atmosphere is totally relaced and is raly a place where anyone fro 0 years to 110 years old can go and relax."
"Booked an executive room but landed up in the honeymoon suite (I think) for the three days, but it was lovely all the same."
"Enjoyed the stay thoroughly."
"This was our first visit to the Drakensberg. I was very impressed with the friendly staff at Sandford Park. The food was great and we enjoyed every meal. The bed could have been a little more comfortable. I would return any given time and the only change I would make is to book in an executive room..."more
"Although the facility isnt that upperclass type, the friendliness of the staff was very impressive. The food was good. Facility's like TV, airconditioning and music in the room was a miss."
"We had a lovely quiet, relaxing 4 days at Sandford. The staff were excellent in every way possible from our arrival, when our room got partially flooded and assisting in finding a missing piece of clothing, we could not have asked for better, more friendly staff. The old section is mostly well car..."more
"Very friendly staff and excellent service. I would just put a tv in the rooms."
"A very relaxing time and enjoyed by both of us. Service was very good and will recommend anyone to to stay there."
"We had a great weekend - the food was superb as well as the accommodation. I called ahead and asked for Champagne and chocs as it was our anniversary not only did I get choc's and champagne but strawberrys, fruit and a beautiful rose scented candle - wonderful will be back "
"Lovely cosy hotel.
Pub is quaint and cosy."
"THE WEEKEND AT SANDFORD PARK COUNTRY HOTEL WAS FANTASTIC - DID NOT HAVE TO DO A THING - FOOD WAS REALLY GOOD, STAFF EXCEPTIONALLY FRIENDLY AND THE ATMOSPHERE MADE FOR A REALLY RELAXING LONG WEEKEND. THANK YOU.,"
"A delightfully pleasant place to stay. Wonderful gardens, comfortable authentic room and very attentive staff. Perhaps the dinner menu was a little limited but that did not affect our enjoyment.
Excellent meusli for breakfast but disappointed that the swimming pool was out of action for 24hrs..."
"It was value for money.
The staff were friendly and helpful.
The food was also good although menu limited
Will reccomend it to friends.
Enjoyed our stay."
"We stayed only for one night. The garden is very beautiful and also the view to the mountains."
"Hi, only stayed there for a night by I was happy, the staff were friendly and the food quite good.
"I had a good stay at Sandford Park Country Hotel and would suggest a stay to others."
"Cosy and comfortable. Friendly staff. Neatly tucked away in the mountains. Will come back."
"Quaint hotel with a real country atmosphere, rooms were clean, great service, the staff was very friendly, food delicious. My wife and I stayed for 3 nights and would recommend it to our friends and family, we ourselves would go back again if ever we in the area."
"I would like to thank you for the excellent correspondence while I was looking for places to stay.
Sandford has a brilliant, cosy setup. Food and staff are wonderful.
"My stay at Sandford Park Hotel was very good. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I really enjoyed the breakfast. I would definitely recommend this place to my friends and family."
"Had a lovely two night stay in the hotel. Extremely helpful and friendly staff. Place has a warm and inviting atmosphere. Rooms are neat and clean and well kept.
"We had a lovely 4 days at Sanford Park Country Hotel.
The accommodation was lovely, as was the food and service. Excellent value for money, and we will use this Hotel again.
"The night stayed at Sanford was great from arrival! The staff were so friendly and helpful and made us feel very welcome.
We enjoyed the cosy Pete's Bar with a lovely atmosphere and the fun chat with the Barman watching the July Handicap.
The dinner and breakfast meals were perfec..."
"Room met all our needs. Dinner was good and well prepared - we enjoyed it. The service was friendly and quick."
"Initially I was concerned at the 3* status of the hotel. I need not have worried. The reception was warm and friendly, the room comfortable and very cosy. Meals were good and, as a vegetarian, which was undeclared at booking, the staff went out of their way to accommodate me - as my waist line will ..."more
"Sandford Park Resort has a beautiful and cozy restaurant, nice and friendly place. They have a friendly bar, nice pool and garden. Good room. Very friendly staff."
"Excellent hospitality, friendly and welcoming staff. Good food, nice atmosphere.
Entry road was slippery in the rain, difficult to drive. Basic rooms, clean and well maintained."
"Our family enjoyed a relaxing weekend at the Sandford, the room was clean and comfortable, the staff were friendly and attentative. We enjoyed our meals in the sweet dining room, with constant visits from staff concerned that our every need was met.
My 3 year old daughter had a fabulous ti..."
"We were 3 couples who decided to do a quick 2 night visit to the Drakenberg over Easter Weekend. Most resorts insisted on a 3 night booking which was impossible for us. Thank you Stanford for taking us at short notice and for the days we could stay. The rooms are roomy, comfortable and clean with a ..."more
"Loved every moment. Food and service was first class! If you are stopping over in the berg this is a first class place to stop."
"The stay was good and relaxing, It was just what a bushed individual would just need to fall dead and just relax and lazy around and take walks.
Sadly, I had hoped to go for horse back trails but they were not working over the holiday and weekends which I find to be strange as those are the..."
"We experienced good food, friendly staff and the rooms were well fitted. The scenery is beautiful, quiet and serene. There is also a nice pub."
"We found Sandford Park Resort to be an excellent place to stop on our drive from Johannesburg to Durban. It is midway and within easy reach of the Drakensburg Mountains. The resort arranged for us to have a helicopter flight over the mountains which was a real highlight of our stay. I would tho..."more
"Excellent staying in this family hotel. Ria and Greg are like a mother and father to their guests. The meals are of a high quality and the services are perfect. The premium rooms with a small terrace outside made our stay great. The cleaning team are working daily and are perfect. The meals are serv..."more
"Our stay at Sandford Park was very pleasant. The owners ensured a personal and family oriented atmosphere. The pub is very authentic and we had many good times meeting fellow guests. The staff is friendly and went out of their way to make us feel welcome and spoilt. The facilities and accommodation ..."more
"Management went out of their way to ensure that we had an enjoyable stay, the food was good, and the staff friendly and the rooms were lovely.
"Our stay was a lovely experience, from the accurate directions and signposts to the check -out and all between. The service was excellent, the food tasty and plentiful and the room was clean and more than comfortable. The views to the berg were truly breath taking and the clean, quiet air was exhila..."more
"We really enjoyed our stay with friendly faces, good service and a warm atmosphere we felt well rested on our departure. The only few small points that I would like to comment on are: The Entertainment Room, definitely needs extra care. Pool table is not well balanced and in the wrong position, one ..."more
"Very nice, food was good, service perhaps a bit slow but on the whole very enjoyable and nicely situated within the Berg with lots to do and see close by."
"I had a wonderful stay at the hotel. The service was excellent. The food was even better. I would definitely recommend the hotel to others wanting to visit the Drakensburg."
"My stay at Sandford Park was indeed pleasurable. Lovely, clean rooms, excellent food, friendly pub and professional and friendly management and staff. Oh, did I mention the nice pub?"
"Sandford Park has a great location looking onto the Drakensberg. It has a lovely, old English garden in which to sit and chill out. Accommodation was good, apart from lighting, they only use 40w bulbs.
Old fashioned table d' hote menu was very good. Only real criticism was the breakfast wh..."
"We found the gardens,...surroundings to be extremely peaceful.
The room was outstanding, we stayed in the new section. With the food excellent. Especially the home made soups served in the evenings.
An after dinner drink in the pub with the roaring fire was the highlight of the sta..."