St Ives Lodge and Venue is situated in the heart of the Lions River Valley in the KZN Midlands. This 140-hectare family owned & managed estate offers something for everyone. The estate boasts a luxury lodge with wild animals roaming the grounds & picturesque dams, a BOMA food bar with breath taking views, relaxed light meals (both with kids play areas), a unique and elegant Wedding Venue on raised decks overlooking the lake, with an in house Wedding Planning Team to assist in making your every dream a reality, as well as Conference and Functions Facilities. This amazing culmination is a recipe for great success and a place where our guests can retreat to and call Home. Be sure to visit soon!

*Other activities include:

  • Fishing
  • Bird Watching
  • Braai & Picnic Spot
  • Kids Pump Track and Walking/Hiking Trails - Please inquire with reception

* Nearby Attractions include:

  • Piggly Wiggly Shopping
  • The Nelson Mandela Capture Site
  • The Midland Meander
  • The Karkloof Canopy Tours
  • Epic Karting and a Large Number of Local Businesses to explore.

The Most Relaxing Breakaway in the Midlands with that Special Country Feel.

 

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Recommended
  • Tourism Grading - 4 Stars
Facilities
  • air conditioner
  • air conditioner (all units)
  • bar fridge
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • braai/barbeque (some units)
  • conference venue onsite
  • DSTV in room
  • DSTV in unit
  • electronic safe
  • fireplace
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • fishing onsite
  • fridge in unit
  • generator
  • hair dryer
  • internet facilities
  • kitchenette (some units)
  • kitchenette only
  • lake (less than 5km)
  • lake onsite
  • lock-up safe
  • microwave in unit
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • radio in room
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • restaurant (walking distance)
  • restaurant onsite
  • serviced
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • water skiing (less than 10km)
  • wi-fi / hotspot

Directions

DIRECTIONS TO ST IVES FROM DURBAN

1. From N3 , take Howick/Tweedie Off ramp Turn left at top of Off-ramp and continue to T-Junction

2. Turn Right at the T-Junction onto R103 towards Nottingham Road

3. Stay on this road for approximately 6 kms

4. St Ives will be on your right hand Side

Approximate Travelling time will be an Hour


FROM JOHANNESBURG

1. From the N3 take the take Howick/Tweedie Off ramp

2. Turn Right at the top off the Off-ramp and continue to the T-Junction

3. Turn Right at the T-Junction onto R103 towards Nottingham Road

4. Stay on this road for approximately 6 kms

5. St Ives will be on your right hand Side

Approximate Travelling time will be 4.5 Hours