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J&B Lodge

8 Reviews
Sleeps 2 in 1 room

J&B Lodge is a charming self-catering unit situated 1 km outside Underberg, on the Swartberg Road. The unit has beautiful mountain views...
J&B Lodge is a charming self-catering unit situated 1 km outside Underberg, on the Swartberg Road. The unit has beautiful mountain views looking onto Hodgson’s Peaks and Sani Pass.

The unit consists of one bedroom, a private bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen and an open-plan living area with full DStv access. The lounge area leads out onto a sunny deck with lovely views. There is under-cover parking available with a separate entrance.

Relax by the fireplace in the lounge area on a cold winter’s night. Enjoy a sundowner on the deck while watching the sun fade behind the mountains. The Underberg Country Club is only a short drive away for a round of golf.

Regrettably no pets permitted.
from R640

Fairbairn Guest Farm

13 Reviews
Sleeps 14 in 4 rooms

Nestled within nature’s paradise, Fairbairn Guest Farm is situated between the beautiful mountains of Maclear. Come indulge in a list of...
Nestled within nature’s paradise, Fairbairn Guest Farm is situated between the beautiful mountains of Maclear. Come indulge in a list of fun and exciting outdoor activities or enjoy the days lazing around.

Spoilt for choice between the Main House, Little Rondavel, The Cottage or Big Rondavel, we offer six luxuriously comfortable rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms that overlook the snow-capped mountain tops in the winter and rolling green hills in the summer. There is a kitchen and lapa with fully equipped braai facilities and DStv. Meals are available on request. We also offer conference facilities.

Single or sharing, groups or families, Fairbairn Guest Farm provides homely comfort to all.
from R650
30 % Off
Special Deal

Stone Cottage

Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

JW Cottages Winter Special   Stone Cottage is situated in the wondrous Underberg in Kwazulu-Natal.

The cottage has five bedrooms and three separate...
Stone Cottage is situated in the wondrous Underberg in Kwazulu-Natal.

The cottage has five bedrooms and three separate bathrooms. There is an open-plan living room and a kitchen, with a cosy wood fireplace. The spacious garden has views of the surrounding mountains and there is an outdoor braai area.

The little town of Underberg is set in Southern Drakensberg. It is based at the foot of the world famous Sani Pass, which borders The Kingdom of Lesotho. Underberg offers visitors a wide range of activities such as hiking to Giant’s Castle, bird watching, canoeing, fly fishing, horse riding or just relaxing at one of the many great restaurants.
from R3120

Fairways Holiday Accommodation

3 Reviews
Sleeps 18 in 3 rooms

Fairways offers self-catering accommodation in six- or eight-sleeper cottages, which are situated...
Fairways offers self-catering accommodation in six- or eight-sleeper cottages, which are situated in the Drakensberg Gardens Golf and Spa resort, bordering on a World Heritage Site. It has the only 18-hole golf course in the Southern Drakensberg.

The cottages have fully-equipped kitchens, including microwaves, washing machines and tumble dryers, limited DStv access, individual braai facilities and telephone facilities. The cottages are serviced daily. Recreational facilities include golfing, fishing, bowls, tennis, putt putt, hiking trails, horse riding and much more. Children are catered for with a mini animal farm, pony rides, trampolines and a playground. They can also join in the fun of the daily entertainment programme or enjoy indoor arcade games, snooker, table tennis or videos.

There are four restaurants on site, which offer dining experiences such as a la carte, buffet/carvery, club house and a bistro for the lighter meals. There are a number of pubs, which include a sports bar for snooker, darts and a big screen TV. There is a mini superette on site as well as a convenience store situated 3 km from the resort's entrance.
from R2195

Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast

2 Reviews
Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

Champagne Valley is an area of outstanding beauty situated in the Central Drakensberg, a World...
Champagne Valley is an area of outstanding beauty situated in the Central Drakensberg, a World Heritage Site, and only two hours’ drive from Durban and three and a half hours from Johannesburg. The two highest peaks, Champagne Castle and Cathkin Peak are to be found in this region of the Central Drakensberg.

Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast is conveniently situated, opposite the Drakensberg Sun Resort, in the heart of Champagne Valley and is in close proximity to all local attractions and restaurants, with many hikes starting from the cottage. It is a mere 4 km drive from The Champagne Sports Resort, with Cathkin Farm and Champagne Castle Hotel also in close proximity.

Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast is intimate and offers warm hospitality with comfortable accommodation in well-appointed rooms, all en suite. Each room comprises tea and coffee-making facilities, a mini-bar fridge and is fully serviced daily. The added luxury of down duvets, and cotton percale and sateen bed linen, and fluffy towels makes your stay even more comfortable. The rooms are equipped with fans and heaters and should you require interleading rooms, these are available.

A varied breakfast menu is on offer to cater to your specific tastes. You will find that as you enjoy these delicious breakfasts on our patio, whilst taking in the view, you will wonder at the magic of it all.

Whether you choose to lie at the pool and read or get out and about exploring; you will find this beautiful place induces great peace and relaxation. Rejuvenation is not an option but just a natural process whilst visiting Cathkin Cottage Bed and Breakfast, in the Champagne Valley.
from R1100

Ama Casa Self-catering Cottages

34 Reviews
Sleeps 10 in 3 rooms

Break away from the stress of modern life and surround yourself with picture perfect panoramic...
Break away from the stress of modern life and surround yourself with picture perfect panoramic views of the Central Drakensberg. Ease back and relax in your own private Jacuzzi and rejuvenate body and mind as you enjoy breathtaking views of the Champagne Valley Peaks. Welcome to Ama Casa.

Ama Casa offers one three-bedroom six-sleeper unit with en-suite bathrooms and two loft-style two sleeper self-catering cottages. Each cottages has a full kitchen, private Jacuzzi, DStv, fireplace, and underfloor heating.

For that relaxing break, honeymoon, anniversary or fun time with special friends, Ama Casa Self-catering Cottages offer the ideal secluded getaway in the Central Drakensberg.

Please note that we do not have facilities for children under the age of 13.
from R1200

Elands Rust

15 Reviews
Sleeps 4 in 2 rooms

Elands Rust is a tastefully decorated stone cottage set high in the Southern Drakensberg mountains. The cottage offers luxurious...
Elands Rust is a tastefully decorated stone cottage set high in the Southern Drakensberg mountains. The cottage offers luxurious self-catering accommodation for six guests looking for a peaceful, charming, exclusive retreat.

The cottage is decorated with period pieces and collectables from all over South Africa. The mood throughout is both nostalgic and tranquil.

The warm cottage offers a large living space with a kitchen, a dining area and a lounge. The lounge has twin Jet master fireplaces and under-floor heating. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and features all modern appliances and granite counter tops. All bedding, bath towels and toiletries are provided. Elizabeth will be your host and will ensure you settle in. She will also service the cottage on a daily basis.

For those who choose to fly in, there is a one kilometre grass landing strip approximately 500 m from the bottom of our property. Hangar facilities are available. Please arrange for more details before you arrive.

Our intention is to create a retreat for clientele who will appreciate the dream we have created and cherish the facilities and accommodation we have established. This is our home away from home and we welcome you to share in that.
from R1500

Aaah What More

5 Reviews
Sleeps 6 in 3 rooms

This is a beautiful self-catering house situated in Underberg, in a small and secure estate which borders the country club golf course and...
This is a beautiful self-catering house situated in Underberg, in a small and secure estate which borders the country club golf course and farmlands.

The house consists of three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with laundry facilities and an open-plan living area with a TV and a gas fireplace. There is an entertainment area with a braai area, a dart board, a Ping-Pong table and some sports equipment. Wi-Fi is available at cell phone data rates.

There is a sunny patio area with a small swimming pool and outdoor furniture. Parking is available for three vehicles. Activities in the area include fishing, hiking, golfing, cycling and horse riding.
from R800

Silver Hill Lodge

9 Reviews
Sleeps 41 in 9 rooms

Silver Hill Lodge is a privately owned estate situated in the beautiful Kamberg Valley of the Central Drakensberg, a mere 35 minutes from...
Silver Hill Lodge is a privately owned estate situated in the beautiful Kamberg Valley of the Central Drakensberg, a mere 35 minutes from Nottingham Road and Mooi River. The Little Berg mountain range, with Mount Cleopatra, Mount Erskine and Mount Lebanon, provide the backdrops of the estate comprising a Bed and Breakfast Lodge and two self-catering units.

This area is a favourite with nature lovers, hikers and fisherman alike, and if you simply enjoy the peace and tranquility of the mountains, then this is the perfect place for you. There are many activities to keep the energetic going such as hiking, fly-fishing, boating, volley ball, and a 300-metre golf driving range. For the more relaxed, simply sit and absorb the surroundings, as for the children, there is a play area that includes a swimming pool, trampoline and a jungle gym.

Enjoy trout fishing in our dams or in the rivers and streams that run abundantly through the estate. Small waterfalls cascade in the higher grounds of the mountain slopes and little springs pop up in unexpected places. There are five dams on the estate which also boasts its own mountain and natural forest.

Enjoy a picnic or sundowners on the banks of the river, around a wood fire or enjoy the sounds of the river gushing over the rocks into rock pools where in summer this is a fun spot for a quick dip to cool off or swim. Take a stroll down to the wetlands or along the many trails on the estate or take a hike up the mountain and enjoy the beautiful views of the Kamberg Valley. Along the way there are numerous types of flora and fauna, animal life, buck and eland to look out for.
from R1200

JW Cottage

Sleeps 4 in 2 rooms

JW Cottage is situated on a private farm close to a river, just outside of Himeville. The cottage offers self-catering accommodation for...
JW Cottage is situated on a private farm close to a river, just outside of Himeville. The cottage offers self-catering accommodation for four people.

The spacious cottage has two bedrooms with two bathrooms and an open-plan living area. The cosy lounge has a fireplace and a TV with DStv. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering. Step out onto a covered patio area with views of the private fenced garden.

Get away from the city and completely unwind with a hike in the beautiful landscape.
from R1300
20 % Off
Special Deal

Annasrus Mountain Cottage

Sleeps 6 in 3 rooms

Last days of Winter Special   Annasrus Mountain Cottage offers a peaceful country-style cottage, situated in the heart of the Central Drakensburg. The cottage offers...
Annasrus Mountain Cottage offers a peaceful country-style cottage, situated in the heart of the Central Drakensburg. The cottage offers comfortable self-catering accommodation, ideal for families.

This two-bedroom cottage is set on a farm and is fully furnished. There are two lovely rooms, one bathroom, a comfortable lounge with a fireplace, dining area and small library of books for your enjoyment. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes all cooking facilities, cutlery and crockery. A TV is available with a DVD player. The cottage has a dish but only local channels can be viewed. Guest are welcome to bring along their own decoder if they would like watch satellite channels. In addition the unit has an automatic washing machine for that inevitable laundry day.

Outside guest will find a large patio area with braai facilities. This is the ideal accommodation for outdoor enthusiasts, nature lovers and anyone wanting to get away to the country side. Please note the rate displayed is for two people sharing, and is therefore subject to the number of guests staying, hence we advise guests to request the appropriate tariffs.
from R500

Berg Retreat Self-catering Lodge

4 Reviews
Sleeps 6 in 3 rooms

Berg Retreat Self-catering Lodge situated in Himeville has pleasant mountain views and overlooks...
Berg Retreat Self-catering Lodge situated in Himeville has pleasant mountain views and overlooks the Himeville Nature Reserve. The house offers ultimate beauty, tranquillity and privacy for a comfortable stay in this beautiful part of the Drakensberg Mountain.

The house consists of three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a spacious living area with a fireplace and TV and a large veranda with braai facilities. There is underfloor heating throughout the house for those chilly winter nights.

All linen, bath towels, cooking utensils and cutlery are provided. Guests need to bring their own DStv card if they wish to watch TV. There are plenty of activities to do around the area which will suit both adults and children.
from R1100

Cedarwood Cottage

8 Reviews
Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Cedarwood Cottage is situated in the picturesque Champagne Valley in the Central Drakensberg. It is a cosy self-catering cottage located in...
Cedarwood Cottage is situated in the picturesque Champagne Valley in the Central Drakensberg. It is a cosy self-catering cottage located in a tranquil setting with magnificent views of the surrounding valleys and mountains. The fully equipped cottage offers four bedrooms sleeping eight people, two rooms with queen beds and an en-suite shower and a toilet, and two rooms with two single beds in each and a bathroom with a bath and a toilet. The cottage is fully furnished with a fridge, a stove, a microwave, a dishwasher, and a TV with a DStv decoder. Levy charge for the use of the decoder is R25 per day.

Please note that due to its position and use of the eco-friendly septic tank waste system, the cottage is likely to drain much slower than it would at your own home.

There is a braai situated under a covered wooden deck overlooking the beautiful Drakensberg Mountains. We are located within easy access to all amenities and activities in the area which includes a unique shopping experience at Cedarwood Shopping Centre, fine hotels, golf, tennis, squash, bird watching, quad biking, fishing, horse riding, the Adventure Centre, Drakensberg Canopy Tours, and concerts at the Drakensberg Boys Choir, plus loads more.

The cottage is only a four-hour drive from Johannesburg and two hours from Durban, making it ideal for a weekend getaway or a longer, more leisurely stay.

As we are out in the countryside, there are no high fences, no barbwire and no security gates.
from R1500

Lilac Lodge

16 Reviews
Sleeps 36 in 10 rooms

Situated in the picturesque village of Winterton in the foothills of the Drakensberg, Lilac Lodge has a number of cottages available,...
Situated in the picturesque village of Winterton in the foothills of the Drakensberg, Lilac Lodge has a number of cottages available, ranging from a two sleeper to a ten sleeper.

All the cottages are tastefully decorated and equipped to make your stay as comfortable as possible with en suite rooms and TV. Available are braai areas, pool, and trampoline and play area for children in a lovely big garden. You can also enjoy good South African home baked foods at our restaurant 'The Purple House'. Sit back, relax and enjoy wonderful hospitality and let us spoil you.

We offer berg hikes, mountain meander arts and crafts trail, Spieonkop Nature Reserve, Cheese Farm, world-famous Drakensberg Boys Choir school, Battle Fields and historic sites and golf, which is all within easy reach.
from R600

Woodcliffe Country House

4 Reviews
Sleeps 18 in 3 rooms

Woodcliffe Country House is a scenically magnificent farm located 22 km from Maclear. Woodcliffe is the last inhabited farm before the...
Woodcliffe Country House is a scenically magnificent farm located 22 km from Maclear. Woodcliffe is the last inhabited farm before the high Drakensberg and is a destination for nature-lovers who enjoy a sense of space and mountain wilderness.

The Country House is a beautiful double-storey unit sleeping up to 10 guests in five bedrooms. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and the dining room and lounge are open plan. A fireplace and plenty of wood will keep the winter chills away. The County House also features a well-established garden with big shade trees. Woodcliffe Cottage is a thatched three-bedroom unit with one bathroom and an an open-plan kitchen and lounge area with a Jetmaster fireplace. The Garden Flat is an open-planned flat with twin beds an an en-suite bathroom, lovely north facing view of the mountain and a small kitchenette ideal for people staying overnight and wanting to have their main meals at the Country House.

Woodcliffe is graded 3 Stars by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa and is a Quality Assured establishment with the AA and they are also listed with Greenwood Guide. Spend a few days to relax, hike, trout fish and see dinosaur footprints. In addition, qualified nature guides can be arranged to take guests to world-famous rock art and rare Drakensberg orchids in the summer months.

Please note that the rates are subject to the number of guests staying, hence we advise guests to request the appropriate tariffs.
from R750

Three Cities Alpine Heath Resort

7 Reviews
Sleeps 600 in 100 rooms

Guests hoping for a tranquil escape away from the city will not be disappointed when choosing to...
Guests hoping for a tranquil escape away from the city will not be disappointed when choosing to stay at Three Cities Alpine Heath Resort. The majestic Northern Drakensberg Mountains provide a picturesque backdrop for a memorable stay.

The sprawling resort offers 100 comfortably furnished chalets, of which each has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. One of these chalets is also wheelchair friendly. Each chalet has a well-equipped kitchen and a cosy lounge with a fireplace, ideal for those chilly winter evenings. These chalets also have private patios offering picture-perfect views of the surrounding area.

The resort offers a variety of restaurants and eateries, as well as braai areas which are available on request at an additional cost. Business travellers will not be disappointed by the state-of-the-art conference facilities, while couples can start their married life together by having an unforgettable wedding at this beautiful venue.

There are many nearby activities for the more active guest to enjoy. These include mountain- and quad biking as well as paintball. On-site activities include hiking, swimming and horse riding. Other attractions also include visiting the Royal National Park, the Tugela Falls and Falcon Ridge. Guests can rest assured that there will be plenty to do to make their stay a memorable one.
from R2560

Yellowwood Cottage

Sleeps 9 in 4 rooms

Yellowwood Cottage is set at the foothills of the picturesque Southern Drakensberg, in the town of Himeville. Because of it high altitude...
Yellowwood Cottage is set at the foothills of the picturesque Southern Drakensberg, in the town of Himeville. Because of it high altitude the area offer a spectacular scenery and offers visitors a true getaway from the city life.

The hosts welcome guests to their comfortable three-bedroomed cottage. There is a fully equipped kitchen however guests are welcome to request breakfast. The lounge has a fireplace and has DStv access. Sip a sundowner, or simply relax with a view of the mountains in front of you from the lush garden. The cottage has its own entrance and parking area.

Himeville is well-known for fly fishing and many other water activities such as canoeing and river rafting.
from R640

Ouma se Opstal

1 Review
Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Ouma Se Opstal is a beautiful, historic residence constructed in 1902. This 100-year old homestead is situated at the foothills of the...
Ouma Se Opstal is a beautiful, historic residence constructed in 1902. This 100-year old homestead is situated at the foothills of the majestic Drakensberg Mountains. It is surrounded by a lush garden offering a tranquil setting for families and groups to relax and unwind.

The house can comfortably sleep eight adults in four bedrooms with a selection of double and single beds. There are four bathrooms that service these rooms, of which one is en-suite. The house is fully equipped for self-catering with a modern kitchen equipped with a microwave, stove and all cutlery and crockery. Adjacent to the kitchen is a cosy breakfast nook, where the family can enjoy meals together. The spacious dining room offers a large dining table seating six, and looks onto the living room with comfortable seating and ceiling fans. A lovely veranda surrounds the house and is acceptable from the bedrooms.

The large garden has ample place for children to play. A number of hiking trails and historical sites surround the area, ready for you to explore and enjoy.
from R2250
10 % Off
Special Deal

Moya Cottage

Sleeps 4 in 2 rooms

Midweek Special   Moya Cottage is a cosy cottage situated in the peaceful Underberg village, in the heart of the Southern Drakensberg. The cottage is fully...
Moya Cottage is a cosy cottage situated in the peaceful Underberg village, in the heart of the Southern Drakensberg. The cottage is fully equipped for self-catering and can comfortably sleep a family of four or reps and contract workers.

The cottage has two bedrooms, with one double bed and two singe beds. The rooms share one bathroom with a shower. The cosy kitchen is well equipped for self-catering and has a breakfast bar looking into the living room. The lounge has a Jetmaster fireplace and a TV with DStv. The cottage opens out onto a covered veranda with braai facilities.

Ideally located, the cottage is close to all amenities and the perfect place to start exploring the Underberg, Himeville and the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site.
from R460

The Old Hatchery

26 Reviews
Sleeps 34 in 12 rooms

Affordable B&B and self-catering accommodation, set in a tranquil country setting just 10 km from Underberg in the Southern Drakensberg. ...
Affordable B&B and self-catering accommodation, set in a tranquil country setting just 10 km from Underberg in the Southern Drakensberg. We provide free parking and fabulous meals off an a la carte menu in our restaurant. Located near horse riding trails, mountain biking trails, hiking routes, golf courses, trout fishing waters and of course the infamous Sani Pass.

We are situated 1 hour from Howick on the N3, 1 hour from Kokstad, making Underberg the ideal location from which to explore the majestic mountains of the Southern Drakensberg. We are on the route between Johannesburg and seaside resorts of the South Coast and Wild Coast making this the ideal location to stopover for the night.

We offer bed and breakfast, room only, self-catering and full board options in our various units.

Reasons to come to Underberg include guided Sani Pass 4x4 trips, birding, flower walks, Drak Challenge, canoeing, Drak 250, off-road racing, equestrian events, Splashy Fen, golf tours, San rock art, and really just autumn, winter, spring and summer. Notice how it's all about the outdoors. We don't have TVs in any of our bedrooms, we want you to hear the sound of the water flowing and the jackals talking to each other at night.

Bring your passport for your trip up Sani Pass into Lesotho.
from R490
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