THE BERG HOUSE
Self Catering Accommodation
in the Northern Drakensberg,
KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Experience a mountain atmosphere with breathtaking views, described as the "IMAX Views" of the Drakensberg.
This private destination on a 1600 acre estate enables you to reunite the mind, body and soul, restore the essential "you". Relax and soak up the 270 degree views of the Drakensberg Escarpment.
Our prized feature is the world famous Amphitheatre, part of a world heritage site. View the second highest waterfall in the world during the summer; take in the breathtaking sunsets as you sit feet up, wine glass in hand.
Accommodation Awaits You:
Comfortable, rustic, stone and thatch dwellings. Thamela
cottage sleeps up to10 people, all cottages are fully electrified,4 bedrooms,2
double and 1 bedroom with single beds,1 bedroom with bunk beds,2 bathrooms with
a shower and the other with a bath. All linen, cutlery and crockery provided.
Conveniences include an open plan lounge and kitchen area, equipped with an
oven, stove and fridges. Log fire place, and a braai/barbeque facility are there
to complete the picture. Thokomala cottage sleeps up to 12 pax in 5 bedrooms,
lapa and braai ,large open plan lounge and kitchen area, fully equipped kitchen,
serviced daily in the mornings, "World Class mountain views" from the cottage.
Patio furniture at both cottages, from which to take in our unique and special
environment is there for your comfort. Firewood is available and sold per bundle
Thula Thula cottage sleeps 2, has an en-suite bathroom, a log fireplace and
queen size bed in the bedroom, fully equipped kitchenette and braai facility off
the patio.Spectacular views of the "Amphitheatre and Maluti mountains"
Thunzi cottage,2 bedroom with ensuite bathrooms, fully eqipped kitchenette, open
plan lounge and dining area, logfire place in the lounge. Braai facility off the
patio. The Berghouse can accommodate 34 guests. Ideal for those who want to rest
over for the weekend before or after tackling a walk through this world class
Thandanani cottage is a single bedroom thatched cottage with an ensuite bathroom
and open plan lounge and kitchenette area. Logfire place in the bedroom,Queen
size double bed. Patio, with braai facility off the cottage.
* A 2 bedroom cottage with a queen bed in the one room and twin beds in the
* Fully equipped kitchenette, fridge, stove and microwave.
* Spectacular views of the Amphitheatre, Northern Drakensberg
mountains as well
as the Maluti mountains, from the windows of the cottage
* Under cover braai facility
Spacious single bedroom cottage,with a Queen size double bed,ensuite
bathroom(corner bath) with a fully equipped kitchenette,large patio with under
cover braai/barbeque facility.Located adjacent to Thokozela cottage.This cottage
enjoys spectacular mountain views.
Activities you can indulge in at the Berghouse include:
horse riding, fishing, four-wheel drive routes, mountain bike trails, bird
watching, river swim, tube and canoe.
All activities offered at The Berghouse and Cottages should be arranged prior to your arrival, booking essential, to avoid disappointment.
Enjoy an evening sitting around an open fire on our mini "Stonehenge" - see adjacent photo - under the wonderful "Milky Way", listening to the unique African night sounds: jackal, owls and nightjars included at no extra cost. Take in a thunderstorm over the escarpment in summer - you have to see it to believe it!
The Berg House and Cottages is a well situated destination, only 3 hours from Johannesburg and Durban, and is in close proximity to the Royal National Park. We offer a destination that our guests love to return to! We hope you soon will be one of them.
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