Drakensberg Accommodation

Accommodation is available in the Drakensberg in every accommodation category. Luxury 5 star hotels and game lodges or, to suit the more budget conscious traveler, small hotels, lodges and inns, private game parks, luxury tented safari camps, guest houses, bed & breakfast (b&b) establishments, luxury and budget self catering facilities and caravan parks and camping sites can all be found in the Drakensberg region. Reservations for the following Drakensberg accommodation establishments can be made online with the establishment via our affiliate SafariNow.com and offer a good selection of available Drakensberg accommodation. A full list of  accommodation available in the Drakensberg is listed below including our comments.  


Price per person

Establishment Name and Description


Beechwood Place ( Holiday House \ Rental Accommodation )
Location : Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Upmarket, self-catering simplexes in a quiet residential area in Estcourt. Excellent security. Own lock-up garage. Private garden. Own "braai" facilities. Tw ...


Rietvlei Country House ( Guesthouse \ B&B )
Location : Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Shaun and Jane Renton are your hosts at Rietvlei Country House. Shaun is the fifth generation owner of the original pioneer homestead dating back to 1 .. 


*** Highly recommended - Honestly the nicest place and greatest value I have ever seen ***
Antbear Guesthouse ( Country Bed and Breakfast / Guest house )
Location : Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Stay in this delightful guesthouse in the foothills of the Drakensberg. This cottage is a charming and romantic retreat for any visitor with itís thatch and wooden interiors. Comfort & hospitality are part of the experience. A uniquely different place to stay with a perfect recipe for relaxation. Andrew and Conny make the place perfect with their easy going and hospitable style.


Orchid Valley Lodge ( Luxury Lodge )
Location : Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Three comfortably appointed double bedrooms, each with ensuite bathrooms. We are also pleased to announce the recent completion of a stunning honeym ...


Eagles' Rock Mountain Retreat ( Guesthouse \ B&B )
Location : Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

SELF-CATERING, with the option of BED AND BREAKFAST We welcome you to Eaglesí Rock, our beautiful piece of Godís creation set in the magnificent Sou ...


Orion Mont-Aux-Sources Resort ( Northern Drakenberg Resort )
Location : Northern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Nestling in the warm foothills of the majestic Drakensberg Mountains and surrounded by the Royal Natal National Park, lies the peaceful Orion Mont-Aux ...


Cayley Lodge ( Hotel )
Location : Winterton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Cayley Lodge is set in 286 acres overlooking the magnificent Cathkin Peak and Champagne Castle mountain ranges of the Central Drakensberg. From Cayley ...


Little Switzerland Hotel ( Luxury Drakensberg Resort )
Location : Northern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Little Switzerland Hotel is an unforgettable experience enhanced by the peace and tranquility of the majestic Drakensberg mountains. Savour the breath ...


Jean-Lee Bed and Breakfast ( Guesthouse \ B&B )
Location : Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Cosy accommodation to suit your needs and pocket. Laundry, evening meals and self-catering facilities available. Easy Access to N3 Highway and CBD. ...


Catherderal Peak Hotel ( Drakensberg Mountain Resort )
Location : Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Cathedral Peak Hotel is famous for warm hospitality, luxurious accommodation and excellent cuisine. This award winning resort has achieved the perfec ...

 R320 - R430

Sandford Park Resort ( Country Hotel / Retreat )
Location : Northern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Set in a picturesque English country garden with lake and parklike surroundings. Sandford is a farm style country retreat under thatch, situated at th ...


*** Recommeded choice for the Southern Drakensberg ***
Penwarn Country Lodge ( Guesthouse, B&B )
Location : Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Penwarn Country Lodge is a country retreat in the Southern Drakensberg of South Africa, just outside Underberg. We offer full-board, and B&B, and lot 

R150 to R250 

*** A seriously romantic experience ***
Sycamore Ave. ( Guesthouse )
Location : Mooi River, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Live life out on a limb!! Stay in a secluded Treehouse for two. Watch the sun rise and set over Giants Castle in the Drakensberg from your sculpture ...


Treks, Trips & Trails ( B&B / Self-catering Cottages )
Location : Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Nestled in the Central Drakensberg with spectacular views of the Cathkin Peak range you find a perfect location for a peaceful country get-away. We h ...


Tumble In ( Bed & Breakfast )
Location : Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Tumble In B&B is situated on the edge of Underberg Village in a 3.5 acre park-like garden. Sunsets and snow-capped peaks are part of the panoramic vie ...


Sani Pass Hotel and Leisure Resort ( Resort Hotel )
Location : Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The Sani Pass Hotel and Leisure Resort is situated in the Southern Drakensberg region Ė recently proclaimed a World Heritage Site, approximately 220km ...


Plum Tree Lodge ( Guesthouse \ B&B )
Location : Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

We are a very small country village below the Southern Drakensberg Mountains - a very beautiful part of Natal. Tours are offered via the Sani Pass, an ...


Acorn Cottages ( Self Catering Cottages )
Location : Winterton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Two self catering cottages. Location - Winterton/Champagne Valley Central Drakensberg KwaZulu Natal SA. Situated on a peaceful small holding. This is a nicely furbished and comfortable stay and is also great value

Rooms from R780

*** This is the Choice for Conferences ***
Alpine Heath Resort ( Three Cities Hotels) ( Hotel )
Location : Northern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Imagine a tapestry of towering mountain peaks and air that's literally as fresh as the mountain breeze. Imagine the tinkling of crystal clear strea ...


Woodcroft Guest Cottage ( Guest cottage on Midlands Meander )
Location : Lions River, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Our charming thatched guest cottage lies next to a succession of rapids and pools on the Lions River close to Michaelhouse school at the heart of the


Mulberry Hill Guest House ( Country Guest House )
Location : Currys Post , KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Mulberry Hill Guest House is set on an 80 acre Estate in Currys Post on the Midlands Meander. The Guesthouse consists of six large comfortable be ...

R200 - R300

Swiss Manor House ( Guesthouse \ B&B )
Location : Mooi River, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The Manor House overlooks the beautiful, lush farmlands punctuated with trout streams and dams for the purist fly fisherman. Each of the ten en-suite b ...


Location : Colenso, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

An upmarket country hotel set in very quiet tranquil surrounding in the heart of the Natal Midlands. 


Drakensberg accommodation Listing

The following is a comprehensive list Bed & Breakfast establishments, hotels, guest houses and other tourism accommodation in the Drakensberg. The Drakensberg Accommodation Booking Agency "Amakuhlu Central Reservations" also offers a free accommodation reservation service and can suggest places that fit your expectations and pocket.

Accommodation Establishment Name


Accommodation Type


Caterpillar and Catfish Cookhouse (036)438 6130 Bed & Breakfast Situated in the Northern Drakensberg overlooking the Oliviershoek Pass. The Cajun cooking is tops.
Cathkin Cottage (036)-468 1513 / (082)-4018672 Self catering & Bed & Breakfast Central Drakensberg. Beautiful, in short a perfect location. The rooms a re a little small
Drakensberg B&B - Heart's Ease Farm (036) 468 1603 B&B Central Drakensberg
Drakensville Berg Resort (036)4386287 Self Catering Resort A family resort with budget rates. 
Rose Cottage (036)488 1049 Self catering  
The Berg House & Cottages (036)438 6707 Self Catering Very average accommodation.
Ardmore Guest Fram   Guest House Homely atmosphere. Home cooking. The rooms are average
Tower of Pizza (036)438 6480 Self / B&B / DB&B If you stay here you have got to eat the pizza
Ntenjwa Bush Camp (036)4481280 Bush Camp  
Tugela River Lodge (036)4881264 Bush Camp  
KZN Wildlife - Cathedral Peak (033)8451000 Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Cobham and Vergelegen (033)8451000 Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Highmoor (033)8451000 Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Injisuthi (033)8451000 Self Catering cottages, Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Lotheni (033)8451000 Self Catering cottages, Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Mahau and Rugged Glen (033)8451000 Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Monks Cowl (033)8451000 Caravan & Camping  
KZN Wildlife - Spioenkop (033)8451000 Self Catering, Caravan & Camping  
Sungubala Mountain Camp (036)438 6000 Caravan & Camping  
Antbear Guesthouse (036)3523143 Guest house  
Cathedral Peak Hotel (036) 488 1888    
The Cavern Berg Resort (036) 438 6270   The family hotel with varied activities. The 'resort of many happy returns' is a 'berg favorite for families.
Champagne Castle Hotel (036) 468 1063   Stunning Location. Food is great. This is a very old hotel and that only add to its character.
Champagne Valley Resort (036) 468 1063   Excellent time share. If only I could learn to like the concept.
Champagne Sports Resort Hotel (036) 468 1088   Predictable and reliable with value put on that professional polished image. Stunning location. Food is just a little boring.
Little Switzerland Resort (036)438-6220   Very organized with high standards
Orion Mont Aux Sources Resort (036)438 8000    
Cayley Lodge (036)468 1222 Country Lodge Above average. Its a little hotel that has kept a beautiful ambience and not become too impersonal
KZN Wildlife - Didima Camp Cathedral Peak (033)8451000 Mountain Lodge  
Acorn Cottages (036)468 1674 or 0824905202 Self-Catering  
Alpine Heath Resort and Conference Village (036)438 6484    
Berghaven Holiday Cottages (036)4681212    
Champagne Cottages (036)4681210    
Drakensville Resort (036)438 6287    
Dragon Peaks Mountain Resort (036) 468 1031    
Kelvin Grove Farm (036)488 1652    
KZN Wildlife - Didima Camp Cathedral Peak (033)8451000    
KZN Wildlife - Giants Castle (033)8451000    
KZN Wildlife - Thendele (033)8451000    
KZN Wildlife - DiDema (033)8451000   Brand new - I call it the South African version of the Sydney Opera House. The staff till need a bit of training but I think that's only teething problems. If you don't stay here then its worth popping in for a cup of tea as the view is spectacular
The Berg House & Cottages (036)438 6707    
Wyford Farm (058)671 0025    
Amphitheatre Backpackers cc (036)438 6106 Youth Hostel / Backpackers  
Drakensberg International Backpackers Lodge (033) 263 7241    
Inkosana Lodge and Trekking (036)468 1202    
Barretts Country House (033)2344752 Bed & Breakfast  
Giants Cup Wilderness Reserve (033)7011511    
Sani Manor (033)7021139    
Taylors B & B (033)701 2011    
Tumble In (033)701 1556    
Dragons Peaks     Conveniently situated even for an overnight stay. The new B&B cottages are lovely
Robin's Nest (033) 7021039 Guest House  
Pennygum Country Cottages   Self Catering Amicable hostess all in all a pleasant stay
Valemont Country Inn   Hotel/Motel/Inn Very comfortable and spacious. Extra length bed available
Moorcroft Manor   Guest House Very up market No children allowed
Ashtonvale Guest House   Guest House Southern Drakensberg. Prices are excellent but the beds are not really comfortable
Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Leisure Resort (031) 3374222 Hotel/Motel/Inn  
Everglades Hotel and Conference Facility 033 234 4233    
Himeville Arms Hotel (033) 7021305    
Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Resort (033) 7021320    
Underberg Inn (033) 7011412    
Blue Haze Country Lodge cc (036)352 5920 Lodge(Bush/Country)  
Orchid Valley Lodge (082)9028970    
Penwarn Country Lodge (033)7011777    
Valemount Country Lodge (033)7011687    
Abingdon Country House (033)702 0103 Self-Catering  
Bentwood Inn (033)7012920    
Cailleagh Croft (032)525-8350    
Curragh Lake (039)747 4550    
Eagles Rock Mountain Retreat (033)7011757 B&B, Self Catering  
Ekuthuleni (033)701 1747    
Mountain View Self Catering Chalets (031)3685642    
Riverlea (033)7011145    
Sani Top Chalet (033)702 1305    
Splashy Fen Guest Cottage (033) 7011932    
The Fairways (031)3685642    
Sani Lodge (033) 702 0330 Backpackers  
Montusi Mountain Lodge 036 438 6243 Bergville Luxury Lodge with expansive 'berg views. Superior service, excellent cuisine and luxury units.
Cleaopatra Mountain Farmhouse   Guesthouse Luxury Guest House situated in the Mountains of the Kamberg valley in the Southern Drakensberg
Drakensberg Sun      
Hartford House     Upmarket and glitzy. For those who like that sort of thing you will have to go a long way to find something better. Food is superb infact better than that. Its the best I have ever eaten.
Drak Shack     Good views, lovely home. The decor is a little conservative but the location more than makes up for it 
The Nest      
Sungubala Mountain Camp     The Bush-camp in the mountains. For those who enjoy the outdoors, this destination is set in the mountains, ideal for hiking etc.
Hlalanathi Drakensberg Resort     The Resort overlooking the Thukela, with Self Catering cottages, a restaurant, and a caravan park. Also the home of the Amphitheatre Golf Course

I have not been able to try every place myself so if you have stay at one of these places please let me know what your experiences were. Good or bad. If you have an accommodation establishment in the Drakensberg Region and you would like it listed on this page for free then mail me your details. I would like to list every Drakensberg accommodation establishment that I can find.

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Hotels, game lodges, small hotels, private game parks, guest farms, luxury tented safari camps, guest houses, bed & breakfast (b&b) establishments, guesthouses, rustic cottages, log cabinsresorts, luxury, upmarket and budgetself catering facilities, caravan parks and camping sites, Guest houses lodge accommodation health and beauty, exclusive lodge accommodation, guest houses with fireplaces can all be found in the Drakensberg. Also check out Valentines Day Specials, easter specials, christmas specials 

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