Drakensberg & Surroundings Accommodation


Little Switzerland Accommodation


Holiday Resort in Little Switzerland

Little Switzerland

Little Switzerland
Location & Contact Details
Address: Oliviershoek Pass
Little Switzerland
KwaZulu Natal
South Africa
Contact : Alenor Ruiter
Local Tel : 036-4382500
INT Tel : +27-36-4382500
Local Fax : 036-4382517
INT Fax : +27-36-4382517
For a little bit of heaven in a very special land, visit Little Switzerland Resort on the slopes of the mighty Drakensberg. A jewel set in a 3000 hectare private reserve of rolling hills, indigenous forest, mountain streams and breathtaking views.

Rise with the sun to view the majestic grandeur of the Amphitheatre in one of her many guises...clad in clouds, shrouded in snow, mellow in mist or crisp and clear.

For those who love privacy and a combination of creature comforts and independence, the comfortably furnished chalets are a world apart. All have magnificent panoramic views of the amphitheatre or lush surrounding forests. Please note that all accommodation is Non-smoking

Check-in time is from 15h00 onwards and departure before 11h00.

Quick Shop
We have a conveniently situated "Quick Shop" at our entrance which stocks coldrinks, sweets, chips, bread, milk, a selection of vegetables, some meats, tinned foods, tea, coffee, cereals, cheese, cold meats, selected toiletries etc.
Operating Hours: 8am to 17:00

Coyote Cafe (closed for renovations)

Should self-catering guests wish to enjoy a meal at our restaurant - Coyote Cafe has a wide range of dishes cooked to perfection to tantalize your tastebuds.

Operating Hours:(Brunch Lunch)
10am to 5pm
Dont miss out on a taste of
Drakensburg cuisine and hospitality.

Petrol Station

Our petrol station is situated outside our main gate on the R74. It stocks 93 Unleaded and Diesel. Operating Hours: 8am to 5:00pm

Hotel Dining Room / Patio

BREAKFAST 07h30 - 11h00
LIGHT LUNCH 11h00 - 17h00

Bed & Breakfast.

All rooms are en-suite and have a colour television ( SABC 1/2/3; M-Net, Movie Magic, e-tv, Supersport 1 & 2; Discovery; Kiddies Channel) tea & coffee making facilities.

Our luxury Executive Suites are beautifully appointed and have never-ending views of the Drakensberg. These Suites have underfloor heating, a bath and walk-in shower (2 of these 6 luxury suites have jacuzzi baths), a mini-bar fridge, a safe and glass sliding doors leading onto a wooden deck with seating area.

Our Honeymoon Suites are as beautifully appointed, just slightly smaller - all 4 Suites with jacuzzi bath and a walk-in shower, underfloor heating and a mini-bar fridge, leading out onto a tiled patio.

Our Deluxe Rooms have mountain views and have either 2 separate 3/4 beds, a queen & 3/4 bed or queen bed. Bathrooms are equipped with a bath and walk-in shower.

Our Standard Rooms have 2 separate 3/4 beds; 2 of these rooms have a queen & 3/4 bed. Standard rooms have a garden or pool view. Bathrooms are equipped with a shower over the bath, with the exception of our 6 family rooms which have a bath & walk-in shower.

Standard family rooms have Queen Bed, 1 x 3/4 bed, a room divider and 2 single beds for children.

Self Catering 6 and 4 Sleepers

All chalets have a colour television in the downstairs lounge ( SABC 1/2/3; M-Net, Movie Magic, e-tv, Supersport 1 & 2; Discovery; Kiddies Channel)

There is underfloor heating in the bedrooms and a fire place downstairs in the lounge.

All units are fully equipped with a stove, microwave, fridge, crockery, cutlery, bedding etc. units have a private braai area outside on the patio and a fire place inside the lounge. We provide wood @R20.00 per bundle.

a 4-Sleeper Chalets has one bedroom with 2 separate 3/4 beds (UPSTAIRS), as well as 2 separate single pull out beds (not sleeper couches) in the downstairs lounge. A bathroom with bath & walk-in shower ( ENTRANCE LEVEL). These chalets sleep maximum 2 adults & 2 children .

a 6-Sleeper Chalet has two bedrooms - the main bedroom (UPSTAIRS) has 2 x 3/4 beds pushed together, the other bedroom (ENTRANCE LEVEL) has 2 separate 3/4 beds and 2 separate single pull out beds (not sleeper couches) in the DOWNSTAIRS lounge. There are 2 bathrooms; 1 with a bath and the other with a walk-in shower. These chalets sleep maximum 6 guests regardless of age.

From Johannesburg
Take the N3 to DURBAN / HARRISMITH. Take the second off-ramp at HARRISMITH - BETHELEHEM N5 (NOT Wimpy - Bergview Complex ). Turn right towards BETHLEHEM and bypass HARRISMITH. Travel 4.5km and turn left onto the R712, QWA-QWA / PHUTHADITJHABA / BERGVILLE Road â?? ALTERNATIVE ROUTE to DURBAN. Travel a further 8.5km and turn left onto the BERGVILLE R74. Little Switzerland Resort is situated a further 27.6km on the right hand side of the OLIVIERSHOEK PASS.

From Durban
Take the N3 to JOHANNESBURG. Turn off at the COLENSO / BERGVILLE R74 off â?? Ramp (This is the first off-ramp after the Estcourt Shell Ultra City). Turn left following the signs to WINTERTON. Travel through WINTERTON and BERGVILLE to Little Switzerland Resort. The Resort is situated 36km from BERGVILLE on the left hand side of the OLIVIERSHOEK PASS. There is a BP Garage and a Quick Shop at our Entrance.

From Bloemfontein
Take the N1 from BLOEMFONTEIN to WINBURG. At WINBURG, take the off-ramp to SENEKAL / BETHLEHEM / HARRISMITH. Approximately 4.5km before HARRISMITH, turn right onto the R712 â?? ALTERNATIVE ROUTE TO DURBAN (BERGVILLE turn-off). Travel a further 8.5km and turn left onto the BERGVILLE R74 (Alternative route to Durban). Little Switzerland Resort is situated a further 27.6km on the right hand side of the OLIVIERSHOEK PASS.
  • Payment Methods
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Facilities
  • babysitting service
  • bar fridge
  • bar/cocktail lounge
  • bowls (less than 5km)
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • conference venue onsite
  • DSTV in room
  • electronic safe
  • fireplace
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • horse riding onsite
  • internet facilities
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • lock-up safe
  • microwave in unit
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • phone in room
  • remote security
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • restaurant onsite
  • rock art (less than 20km)
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • tennis court onsite
  • tumble dryer onsite
  • washing machine onsite
  • water skiing (less than 10km)
  • wi-fi / hotspot
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