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Meadow Lane Country Cottages
Location & Contact Details
Address: Drakensberg Gardens Road
Underberg
Southern Drakensberg
KwaZulu-Natal
Contact : Lesley Williams
INT Fax : 086-5093230
Cell : 064 7337 980
Five self-catering cottages are surrounded by beautiful old trees, lively birds and our peacocks that love to display their colours! The gem of Meadow Lane has got to be the beautiful dam, home to ducks and geese and is stocked with bass. FREE CATCH AND RELEASE FISHING WELCOME! Spot the otters that swim between the dam and the stream.

Enjoy a visit from our ponies and our sweet little donkey, Rosie while enjoying breakfast on your veranda

Meadow Lane has its own airstrip, ideal for a weekend fly-away for light sport aircraft. The runway is 430meters long and the runway elevation is 5335 feet. The runway heading is 01 and 19. We do have a hangar but hangar space is limited so advance bookings are essential.

Meadow Lane is owner managed with the family on-site to provide a personal touch.

Grace Cottage - 6 sleeper, 1 main bedroom, 1 loft
This gorgeous thatch cottage offers 1 main bedroom with a queen bed and a loft with 1 queen bed and 2 single beds. There is a proper staircase to the loft. All with electric blankets. The spacious bathroom has a shower and bath towels are provided. The living and dining area are open plan with a cozy fireplace We provide a complimentary basket of firewood and additional firewood can be purchased at Meadow Lane. There is a TV with DVD player and we have over 600 DVD’s for hire at the reception. We do not have SABC or DSTV channels.This kitchen has a microwave, stove, a bar size fridge/freezer and an excellent supply of crockery and cooking utensils. The outside veranda is great for braais and beautiful views over the property.

Love Cottage – 2 – 4 sleeper, 1 bedroom, 2 double sleeper couches
Love Cottage is a new, standalone cottage, ideal for couples or a couple with 2 children. The cottage offers 1 spacious bedroom with queen bed and electric blanket. There is a cosy, private veranda off the bedroom for couples to enjoy. The en-suite bathroom has a large corner bath as well as a shower. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering with an open plan living and dining room that opens onto a deck with a braai facility. The lounge offers 2 double sleeper couches. There is a TV with DVD player in the bedroom and we have over 600 DVD’s for hire at the reception. We do not have SABC or DSTV channels.

Faith Cottage - 4 sleeper, 2 bedrooms
Bedroom 1 has a double bed and bedroom 2 has twin beds all with electric blankets and bed linen. The bathroom has a bath and shower. The living room, dining room and kitchen are open plan with a romantic log fireplace. A complimentary box of firewood will be waiting for you to enjoy the cosy fire. There is a TV with DVD player and we have over 600 DVD’s for hire at the reception. We do not have SABC or DSTV channels. The kitchen has a microwave, gas stove/oven, fridge/freezer and an excellent supply of crockery and cooking utensils. Enjoy a braai on the veranda overlooking the dam.

Hope Cottage- 4 sleeper, 2 bedrooms
Bedroom 1 has a queen bed and bedroom 2 has twin beds. All have bed linen and electric blankets. The bathroom has a shower and bath towels are provided. The living room, dining room and kitchen are open plan with a romantic log fireplace.We provide a complimentary basket of firewood and additional firewood can be purchased at Meadow Lane. There is a TV with DVD player and we have over 600 DVD’s for hire at the reception. We do not have SABC or DSTV channels. The kitchen is a fully equipped self-catering kitchen with a microwave, gas stove/oven, fridge/freezer, crockery and cooking utensils. Enjoy a braai on the veranda with the dam in your sights.

Joy Cottage - 2 sleeper studio cottage
This small but cozy studio cottage has a double bed with all bed linen and an electric blanket. The bathroom has a shower and bath towels are provided. There is a small dining table onto the kitchenette which is well equipped with microwave, gas stove/oven, fridge/freezer and an excellent supply of crockery and cooking utensils. There is a TV with DVD player and we have over 600 DVD’s for hire at the reception. We do not have SABC or DSTV channels. A heater is provided in this cottage. Enjoy a braai on the veranda while taking in the tranquil scenery

Activities

Activities within 6 kms:
  • Bass fishing (on the property)
  • Trout fishing (3kms)
  • Horse riding (1km)
  • Walking trails along the river (800m)
  • Mountain bike trails (800m)
  • Tubing (800m)
  • Canoeing (4kms)
  • Golf (5kms)
  • Tea garden (3km)
  • Small animal farm with tea garden and play area (2km)
  • Gym (6km)
  • Health and beauty facilities (6kms)

Directions
Directions: 29°44’56.45”S 29 °26’36.69”E

Coming from DURBAN

  • Take the N3 past Pietermaritzburg towards Howick
  • Just before Howick take the off ramp to the left marked Underberg / Bulwer R617
  • Follow the signs all the way to Underberg (approximately) 110kms
  • Go through the town of Underberg still on the R617 Kokstad Road
  • ± 4 km outside Underberg turn right at the sign to Drakensberg Gardens Resort
  • Drive 3.7kms along the Drakensberg Gardens Road and turn right at the Meadow Lane Country Cottages board
  • Follow the signs for 800m until you reach Meadow Lane Country Cottages
  • Follow signs boards to your cottage

Coming from JOHANNESBURG
  • On the N3 coming past Howick, take the exit marked Underberg/Howick South
  • Turn right and drive under the bridge and carry on straight on the Underberg/Bulwer Road R617
  • Follow the signs all the way to Underberg for (approximately) 110kms
  • Go through the town of Underberg still on the R617 Kokstad Road
  • ± 4 km outside Underberg turn right at the sign to Drakensberg Gardens Resort
  • Drive 3.7kms along the Drakensberg Gardens Road and turn right at the Meadow Lane Country Cottages board
  • Follow the signs for 800m until you reach Meadow Lane Country Cottages
  • Follow signs boards to your cottage

Coming from KOKSTAD

  • When you reach Kokstad follow the sign through Kokstad to the R617
  • Continue on that road for 42kms and then turn right towards Underberg
  • Stay on the R617 for another 60km
  • As you near Underberg you will cross over the Umzimkulu bridge and you must turn immediately left at the Drakensberg Gardens Resort sign
  • You are now on the Drakensberg Gardens Road
  • Drive 3.7kms along the Drakensberg Gardens Road and turn right at the Meadow Lane Country Cottages board
  • Follow the signs for 800m until you reach Meadow Lane Country Cottages
  • Follow signs boards to your cottage
  • Payment Methods
  • EFT / Bank Transfer EFT / Bank Transfer
  • Sorry, Credit cards not accepted Sorry, Credit cards not accepted
  • Bed Configuration
  • Faith Cottage - 4 sleeper cottage (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - double
    • Room 2 - twin
  • Grace Cottage - 6 sleeper cottage (Sleeps 6) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
    • Room 2 - single, single, single, single
  • Hope Cottage - 4 sleeper cottage (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
    • Room 2 - twin
  • Joy Cottage - 2 sleeper studio cottage (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - double
  • Love Cottage - 2 - 4 sleeper cottage (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen, double sleeper couch
  • Facilities
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • canoeing (less than 5km)
  • fireplace
  • fishing onsite
  • golf (less than 5km)
  • horse riding (less than 5km)
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • microwave in unit
  • parking all onsite
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • rock art (less than 20km)
  • serviced
  • squash court (less than 5km)
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • Special Categories
  • Fresh-Water Fishing Accommodationdetails
    The following apply
    Fishing equipment for hire
    Can bring own fishing equipment
    Boat available for use
    Boat available for hire
    Can bring own boat (no petrol motors)
    Catch and release
    Catch and keep
    Limited number of fish per day allowed
    Fly fishing
  • Interesting Place Accommodationdetails
    Why is your establishment interesting?
    Detail description : Meadow Lane has its own airstrip, ideal for a weekend fly-away for light sport aircraft. The runway is 430meters long and the runway elevation is 5335 feet. The runway heading is 01 and 19. We do have a hangar however hangar space is limited so bookings are essential.

  • Quad/4x4/Bike Trails Accommodationdetails
    The following apply
    Bring your own bicycle
    Bicycles to hire
    Bicycle set trails
    Bicycle - free to explore
    Bring your own quad bike
    Quad bikes to hire
    Quad bike set trails
    Quad bikes – free to explore
    Bring your own off-road motorcycle
    Off-road motorcycles to hire
    Off-road motorcycle set trails
    Off-road motorcycle – free to explore
    4x4 vehicle set trails
    4x4 vehicle – free to explore
  • Sleeps 10 or More Accommodationdetails
    Your establishment has capacity to cater for groups of 10 or more.
    Yes
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