South Africa
  • Gauteng (Johannesburg & Surrounds)
  • KwaZulu-Natal (Durban)
  • Western Cape (Cape Town)
  • Eastern Cape
  • Mpumalanga
  • North West
  • Free State
  • Northern Cape
  • Limpopo
Rest of Africa
  • Nigeria
  • Mozambique
  • Kenya
  • Zambia
  • Tanzania
Middle East &
Indian Ocean
  • Seychelles
  • United Arab Emirates

Natural Landscape
fun for the whole family all year round
a valley surrounded by mountains
hosts up to 250 delegates
a choice of 78 stylish rooms

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News & Awards

Certificate of Excellence 2016

Certificate of Excellence 2016

Drakensberg Sun Resort has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence for superior service.

Travellers' Choice Award 2016

Travellers' Choice Award 2016

Winner in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice 2016, in the Family Hotels category in the region, Africa.

Travellers Choice Award 2015

Travellers Choice Award 2015

TripAdvisor

Certificate of Excellence 2014

Certificate of Excellence 2014

2014 - TripAdvisor

Diamond Status with Heritage

Diamond Status with Heritage

2013 Diamond Status with Heritage

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards

Certificate of Excellence 2013

Certificate of Excellence 2013

2013 - TripAdvisor

Certificate of Excellence 2012

Certificate of Excellence 2012

2012 - TripAdvisor

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Overall Environmental Management System 2011

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Single Resource Management Programme - Energy - Waste - Water 2011

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards

Best Practice

Best Practice

Best Practice - Economic Impact 2011

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards

Interval International Select

Interval International Select

Interval International Select Resort: Sunswop at Drakensberg Apartments – Providing high quality vacation experiences 2009.

Resort of the Year 2009

Resort of the Year 2009

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Resort has also won Resort of the Year 2009.

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Single Resource Management Waste 2009

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Finalist in best single resource management waste 2009.

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Single Resource Management Energy 2009

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Won best single resource management energy 2009.

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Overall Environmental Management System 2009

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Won best overall environmental management system 2009

Platinum Status with Heritage

Platinum Status with Heritage

2009 Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Platinum Status with Heritage

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Single Resource Management Programme - Waste 2008

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Finalist in Best Single Resource Management Programme - Waste 2008.

Resort of the Year 2008

Resort of the Year 2008

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Drakensberg Sun Lifestyle Resort won Resort of the Year 2008.

Imvelo Tourism Award

Imvelo Tourism Award

Overall Winner of Imvelo Tourism Award

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Overall winner of Imvelo Tourism Award

Interval International Member

Interval International Member

Interval International Member Resort

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Imvelo Responsible Tourism

Best Overall Environmental Management Programme tage SA 2008

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards - Best Overall Environmental Management Programme tage SA 2008

Interval International Member

Interval International Member

Interval International Member Resort

Interval International Member Resort: Sunswop at Drakensberg Sun Chalets – Commitment to Quality and Excellence for membership 2008.

RCI Gold Crown

RCI Gold Crown

2007 - RCI Gold Crown

AA Quality Assured

AA Quality Assured

AA Quality Assured – Superior Status

2006 - Other Awards - AA Quality Assured – Superior Status

A New Refreshing, Invigorating Look

A New Refreshing, Invigorating Look

A New Refreshing, Invigorating Look for the Drakensberg Sun Resort – Combining All The Things Guests Love!