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About Eagles' Rock Mountain Retreat

The Saunders family welcomes you to Eagles’ Rock, our beautiful piece of God’s creation set in the magnificent Southern Drakensberg Mountains near Underberg and Himeville. We are only 7.7 km out of Underberg on the Drakensberg Gardens Road.

Eagles’ Rock is spectacularly positioned on a mountain plateau overlooking the Umzimkulu river and farmlands with the Giants Cup flanked by the mighty Hodgeson’s peaks in the background. Enjoy the tranquility of our 25 acres of land, with pure spring water and lovely views. Take the Duiker, Thimble or Kingfisher trail, or spend a day hiking in the berg. Birdwatch and add to the checklist of over 100 bird species. Cast a fly into our well stocked trout dams. Swim in the river, the dams or filtered splash pool. Canoe, paddle ski or row. Tube the river, ride horses, visit San rock art sites, take a 4X4 trip up Sani Pass or simply relax. The options and possibilities here are endless.

Enjoy winter evenings in front of a cosy log fire. All cottages are comfortably furnished, fully equipped, and serviced from Monday to Saturday.

  • Response Rate: 90%
  • Response Time: 7 hours
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 52
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 77 Reviews

Facilities

  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hiking
  • No Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

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

Important Information

No cancellations or refunds will be allowed and it is subject to availability. Rates featured are based on a “from” price and will be subject to increase according to the number of beds.

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Reviews for Eagles' Rock Mountain Retreat

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Lilian Nyandoro, South Africa
10 August 2016

wonderful place and very cheerful owners

Shelley Moor, South Africa
08 August 2016

We arrived and were greeted by very friendly and hospitable owners/managers and a gorgeous and friendly kitty.Our stay was lovely - cottage was cosy and deliciously warm when we got the fire going. Just sad we didn't get any snow :( - maybe next time! :)

ina Zietsman, South Africa
30 June 2016

Wish we stayed longer!!

vassie Nayanah, South Africa
11 August 2015

 Hi We stayed at the sparrow Hawk lodge and it was neat and tidy and mostly back to basics. This a  real farm venture that you would not experience in any of the more upmarket resorts. This brought back a lot of memories ofdays gone bye. This is a place to take stock of life. The Saunders family are very warm and hospitable they get a five star rating

Remy Kloos, South Africa
07 April 2015

We stayed in the most beautiful Log Cabin and enjoyed every minute of our stay. The views were absolutely breathtaking and the owners made evey effort to make our visit a great one.We will be back to stay during the next Splashy Fen festival for sure.

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Eagles' Rock Mountain Retreat Map

Eagles' Rock Mountain Retreat is 6.7km from the centre of Underberg , the nearest airport 186.1km (King Shaka International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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