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About Haggards Hilldrop B & B

Rich with Industrial Diversity, Newcastle attracts mostly Corporate Clientele. Ideally situated between Gauteng, Durban, the Kruger National Park and the Drakensberg.As the Original Farmhouse of Sir Rider Haggard, Author of “King Solomon’s Mines”, our Establishment is nestled at the foothill of the Hilldrop Rocky Range. Built in 1875 and the focal point of our Bed & Breakfast, many a Corporate and Holiday Visitor has shared the history hereof since 29 July 1995.Our rooms are inviting with crisp poly-percale linen enhanced by the rich colours of Persian and Kelim carpets. Each Bedroom walks onto a patio or balcony with Garden or Forest views. Secure parking on premises for each room makes unpacking a breeze.Our 3 Hectare Indigenous Forest hosts an array of birdlife which surrounds the Honesty Bar and Swimming Pool. The Braai Lapa is available for private use and a favourite meeting place.

Facilities

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
  • AA Superior
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Having confirmed your booking we have concluded a verbal contract and we are holding your accommodation exclusively for you whilst denying other enquiries the opportunity to occupy and hence the prospect of re-letting it. Cancellation often involves our not being able to re-let the accommodation at all and there is obviously an economic cost... Having confirmed your booking we have concluded a verbal contract and we are holding your accommodation exclusively for you whilst denying other enquiries the opportunity to occupy and hence the prospect of re-letting it. Cancellation often involves our not being able to re-let the accommodation at all and there is obviously an economic cost involved. A Deposit / Travel Agency Voucher / Company Order or Credit Card Number serves as an incentive for the guest to fulfill his/her obligations under this contract. No Refunds for Early Departures. We take no responsibility for any inconveniences caused through acts of God and any load shedding or electrical interruptions caused by Eskom. see more

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Reviews for Haggards Hilldrop B & B

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Laurent Robert, Mauritius
11 March 2015

Nice place to stay, Beautiful garden, great Honesty Bar, Family room fully furnished with Kitchen and bathroom, a little oldish style though.

Bernd Siems, Germany
04 February 2013

Nice place in a beautiful setting.Friendly host.

Haggards Hilldrop B & B Map

Haggards Hilldrop B & B is 4.4km from the centre of Newcastle , the nearest airport 173.8km (Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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