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About Woodridge Country Estate

Set in beautiful surroundings on the rolling hills of Balgowan, this highly sought-after wedding, conference and leisure venue is completely unique. The Woodridge Country Estate exudes quite elegance with heartfelt hospitality.

Set in beautiful gardens with stunning views, the establishment offers luxury accommodation in 10 Luxury Suites, five Family Cottages and 12 Forest Suites, each tastefully decorated.

All rooms feature en-suite bathrooms with a bath, basin, toilet and separate shower and are equipped with heaters, hairdryers, TVs with selected DStv, electric blankets, natural home-made bath and body products, as well as tea and coffee-making facilities with oven baked biscuits.

Take refuge from the stresses of modern day life at our Touch Spa, a tranquil environment conducive to relaxation and indulgence offering an enticing spa menu for men and ladies. Other facilities include a picturesque chapel, conference venue and wildlife nature reserve - providing the perfect backdrop for local and destination weddings. Enjoy excellent cuisine and diverse activities on offer both on site and in the surrounding Midlands Meander.


Safari: Woodridge boasts a 65-hectare nature reserve stocked with indigenous plains game including zebra, blesbuck and smaller antelope, which can be viewed on foot.

Spa: Our Touch Spa provides a variety of treatment rooms as well as a pedicure station, sauna and natural spring swimming pool.

Wedding Venues: Woodridge has executed 500 successful weddings in 11 years, and is recognised as the leading wedding venue in the KZN Midlands.

Conference Venues: Woodridge offers a conference venue with a thatched roof and glass window surrounds, providing amazing views of the surrounding Balgowan Valley.

  • Type: Hotel
  • Sleeps: 0
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 1 Reviews


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
  • Afrikaans


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

Woodridge Country Estate Rooms

Reviews for Woodridge Country Estate

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Richard Smart, South Africa
23 July 2012

I would like to thank all the staff for making our stay very pleasant. The staff went out of their way to be hospitable and to attend to all our needs.The food was superb and more than fufilling regarding portion sizes. Each meal was elegantly prepared and perfectly plated. A real enjoyment.If there was 1 thing that stopped me giving it a 5 star rating was that our room was slightly cold. I think it is due to the fact that the sun does not manage to get onto the face of the room R10, but the room itself was imacualte andmore than we expected. The linene was clean and neat and the room was well...
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Woodridge Country Estate Map

Woodridge Country Estate is 1.6km from the centre of Balgowan , the nearest airport 119.9km (King Shaka International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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