Set in the beautiful bushveld of the Natal Midlands, 10kms from Estcourt and the N3; Slievyre - A private nature reserve provides the...
Set in the beautiful bushveld of the Natal Midlands, 10kms from Estcourt and the N3; Slievyre - A private nature reserve provides the perfect place for family reunions, quiet holidays, romantic getaways or just an overnight stop
The camp is situated in one hectare of fenced mature lawned gardens and consists of five traditionally built stone and thatch chalets.
The camp comfortably sleeps fifteen people and extra beds can be arranged if required. Three of the chalets are twin/double, one sleeps three people with the fifth being a six bed family chalet. All have private/en-suite shower rooms and the kitchens are equipped with all self-catering facilities. Catered options are available if you prefer. Our meals are home cooked and we try to use as many homegrown ingredients as possible.
Fresh bedding and towels are provided for every guest and the chalets are cleaned daily. Two lapa adjoin the chalets, both have tables and chairs and built-in braai area, they are cleaned daily and the firewood is restocked
Slievyre extends to 1 000ha, 2500 acres and is classified as bushveld. Whilst out walking or driving on the farm, animals you will encounter include Giraffe, Kudu, Waterbuck, Zebra, Wildebeest and numerous smaller antelope. The farm is also home to more than 200 species of birds.
Guests are welcome to fish free of charge, just bring your tackle. All residential guests are welcome to join us for a game drive or sundowner. Guests staying two nights or more will receive a complimentary game drive. Other activities including off road motorcycling and horseback game viewing can be arranged.
On Slievyre we have swimming pool with adjoining children’s pool, walking trails, fishing, bird watching, game drives, 4x4 trails, horseback game viewing, jungle gym, night drives, board games, quad trails, camping, lawn games and TV/DVD film library.
Nearby places to visit is Weenen Game Reserve 15 km, The Battlefields 45 km, and Central Drakensberg g 50 km, Midlands Meander 45 km, Howick Falls 75 km, Wagendrift Dam 15km and Fort Durnford 10 km.