Sunbird Cottage and Sunbird House are situated on the farm Glen Athol between Volksrust and Wakkerstroom, roughly 30km from each. We offer a chance to get away from it all on a working farm offering unsurpassed views of the surrounding mountains including
Accommodation consists of 4 comfortable chalets each with its own lapa, built in braai and boma fire place for you to enjoy each other's company. Each chalet has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate 6 people.
You will be overwhelmed by a calm, comfortable, luxurious, tranquil, peaceful and relaxing atmosphere, beautifully and warmly decorated. Rooms with a view - sunrise over the mountain is inspiring and majestic!
Volksrust, Grass & Wetlands, lies just inside Mpumalanga on the KwaZulu-Natal border. Situated close to Majuba Hill - one of the key Southern Africa battle sites, Volksrust is the ideal stop-over when travelling between Johannesburg and Durban, and Volksrust accommodation is perfect for a sleep-over on your route from KwaZulu-Natal to the Kruger National Park.
First-rate Volksrust Bed & Bbreakfast accommodation can be found just 5 minutes away from the Volksrust town centre, or try Bed & Breakfast accommodation situated near the well-known "Mountain of Doves" - Amajuba. Volksrust Guest Farm accommodation will serve you a true South African feast for breakfast, or experience true 'farm-style' Volksrust Self Catering accommodation nestled in an indigenous forest, with unsurpassed views of the surrounding mountains.
While in Volksrust, take time to visit the remains of the Volksrust Convention Bridge which have been proclaimed a national monument, and if you're into crafts, Snowy’s Art Market offers a fine collection of crafts, paintings, home produce and home-made furniture. Those with more adventurous spirits can go north of Volksrust to the Tamatiesberg, which is a popular paragliding venue.
Towns closest to Volksrust are :
Wakkerstroom - which lies just 28km to the East of Volksrust, and Newcastle - about 52km to the South of Volksrust. If you're looking for Wakkerstroom accommodation, try Wakkerstroom Self Catering accommodation, and Wakkerstroom Bed & Breakfast accommodation. Being the bigger town, you'll be spoiled for choice with Newcastle accommodation, with Newcastle Bed & Breakfast accommodation, as well as Newcastle Hotel accommodation, or Newcastle Self Catering accommodation if you want the convenience of cooking for yourself, which is also more cost effective for larger parties and families.
Birding in Wakkerstroom is a must if you are an avid bird-watcher. People visit from all around the world to see the spectacular Wakkerstroom birdlife. Accommodation in Wakkerstroom should be considered long before the main birding season. The old Wakkerstroom Hotel is a good place to start.
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Suitable Volksrust accommodation can also be found in nearby towns such as : Wakkerstroom and Newcastle
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Afrikaans alternate search phrase - Volksrust akommodasie or Volksrust akomodasie.