About Silo Cottage
Silo Cottage is a lovely self-catering cottage beautifully located with the Umzimkhulu River a mere 100 m from the doorstep. As the name suggests, it was originally used as a silo to store grain, but after extensive renovations in 2001 it is now a stunning holiday cottage situated in the picturesque Bamboo mountain valley on a working beef and horse stud farm.
The cottage can comfortably accommodate up to 8 guests and comprises three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a kitchen, and a lounge area. The master bedroom contains a double and a single bed and boasts an en-suite bathroom and a walk-in closet. The second bedroom contains a double bed and is located upstairs, in the silo section of the cottage and also features an en suite. This room boasts spectacular views of the berg, farmland and the river. The third bedroom contains three single beds, and is downstairs with a bathroom.
There is a comfortable lounge area with a TV with DStV capability, The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering with a stove top and oven plus a microwave, two fridge-freezers, and a walk-in pantry. The dining room is located off the kitchen and seats 8 comfortably at a large round table.
Enjoy the peace and tranquilty of the berg on the large social veranda, with sundowners and a braai as the sun sets. The garden offers ample space for the kids to explore and play safely. The cottage is serviced daily.
Guests must bring their own DStv smart card.
Reviews for Silo Cottage2 guest reviews Reviews of
5 out of 5 stars
Silo Cottage Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Underberg
(4.6 km from Underberg)
Have a blast in the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg. Situated 4 km from the country village of Underberg, Sani Spoors is the ideal mountain biking and trail running venue. The diverse trails range from single track through pine forests to...
(27.8 km from Underberg)
Garden Castle Nature Reserve is situated in the Ukahlamba Drakensberg National Park and 25 km from The Old Hatchery. The reserve offers a number of stunning hikes ranging from short and easy to long and challenging. The caves, rivers, natural...
(5.5 km from Underberg)
Pennygum Country Cottages offer rafting and tubing down the Umzimkulu River in season. Trips range between 1 to 4 hours depending on the level of the river. Adventures can relax watching wildlife while tubing down the river or use a bit of skill to...
(0.2 km from Underberg)
The Funky Cow is a quaint, eclectic little shop rooted in Underberg opposite the local Spar. Its well worth a visit as it sells gorgeous traditional Basotho blankets (since they’re on the border of Lesotho and the famous Sani Pass). You’ll also find...