Call: +27 31 2083684
Drakensberg / KZN Midlands

Drakensberg / KZN Midlands (9)

The uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park is the highest mountain range in southern Africa and displays dramatic, overpowering natural beauty. Home to some 35 000 examples of San rock paintings, the Berg, as it is known by locals, is an area of rugged beauty which attracts thousands of travellers ever year. Between the Berg and Pietermaritzburg, the capital city of the province, lies the Midlands, an area which offers the visitor country flair amid stunning natural surroundings.

The Cathedral Peak Hotel is nestled in the unspoiled surroundings of the Drakensberg mountain range (a World Heritage Site) in KwaZulu Natal. Just 250km from Durban and 400km from Johannesburg, the Cathedral Peak Hotel is easily accessible to its many visitors from all over South Africa and abroad.
The Didima Camp, at Cathedral Peak has been themed around the art of the San people. The San Art Interpretive Centre, which opened in 2003, provides fascinating insights into the art and culture of the San and includes static displays and audio-visual presentations featuring a reconstructed cave covered with accurate reproductions of actual San Art sites.
Fordoun Hotel & Spa is situated in the green pastures of a successful Nottingham Road dairy farm, which has a history dating back to the 1800s. The original farm buildings have been painstakingly adapted into the atmospheric and gracious Fordoun Spa, Hotel and Restaurant, in a fusing of state-of-the-art leisure and spa facilities with the timeless tranquillity of bygone days.
Book here for accommodation in the Giant's Castle Game Reserve, home of eland and the majestic bearded vulture. Giant's Castle lies in the Central Berg region of the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, a World Heritage Site.
Home to the family of the last prime minister of the Colony of Natal, Hartford House is situated on South Africa’s most famous thoroughbred farm near Giant’s Castle.
Kamberg nestles in the foothills of the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, its central position ideal for visits to many other well known Berg areas from Lotheni to Giants Castle. Kamberg is a delightful spot in its own right with three attractive picnic sites near the river and trout dams which provide a relaxing alternative to the scenic attractions of the many well maintained walks in the area.
Montusi Mountain Lodge offers genuine hospitality in the tranquility of one of the most beautiful settings in southern Africa. Space, comfort and peace are what you will find when you treat yourself to the natural splendour and peaceful, romantic ambiance of this Drakensberg haven.
Moorcroft Manor Country House is situated amidst rolling green hills and breath-taking sunsets on the outskirts of the country village of Himeville, 8km from Underberg in the Southern Drakensberg.
Royal Natal Park - Thendele Camp, boasts some of the most splendid mountain scenery in Africa. The main feature is the world famous Amphitheatre, a rock wall approximately five km in length, and 500m high. Part of the Drakensberg Mountain Range. 

Far and Wild Safaris logo

Book With Confidence

Featured Lodges