About Birdsong Cottages Number Nine Poplar Drive
Birdsong Cottage is nestled into the side of the hill overlooking the forest and the lower reaches of the mountain. The centrally located Champagne Valley is a superb holiday destination situated just two hours from Durban and three to four hours from Johannesburg.
There are three bedrooms with private bathrooms. The main bedroom has a sliding door that opens onto a short wooden deck. The dining and lounge areas open onto a large wooden deck overlooking a lake, forest and the rolling hills of the lower Berg. There is a modern kitchen with a dishwasher and fine crockery. There is a daily cleaning service for your comfort and there is full DStv in the lounge, as well as a DVD player, a selection of books, games and playing cards for your enjoyment. During the winter months, the Jetmaster fireplace quickly heats the living area to a cosy level of comfort. The bedrooms have fans for the summer and radiators for the winter.
During the early mornings and evenings, bushbuck and duiker may be seen from here. Other animals found in the immediate area include, serval, porcupine, jackal, baboon, vervet monkeys and several species of mongoose as well as the Cape clawless otter. A nearby Vultures Restaurant ensures frequent overhead sightings of the Cape vulture.
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Birdsong Cottages Number Nine Poplar Drive Map
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Things to do in and around Bergview
(0.8 km from Bergview)
Experience nature like never before as you slide through the forest canopy and enjoy a unique birds-eye view on the world around you. Set within the magnificent Blue Grotto Forest, the Drakensberg Canopy Tour is guaranteed to take your breath away....
(3.5 km from Bergview)
The Monks Cowl Nature Reserve is located in the Ukhahlamba Darkensberg Park. It is named after the peak located between the scenic mountains of Champagne Castle and Cathkin Peak. There are numerous hiking routes that pass through the magnificent...
(4.1 km from Bergview)
The trail over Champagne Castle via Gray's Pass is an extreme but blissful 19 km trek in hiking paradise. This route ascends the Mhlwazini Valley between Champagne Castle and Monk's Cowl. Knockout views are ample reward for the physical effort...
(4.7 km from Bergview)
The easy circular walk to Champagne Pools starts 1 km from the main gate. Popular with picnickers, the route offers secluded pools for swimming and fishing. Duration: 1.5 hours Difficulty: Easy Distance: 4 km