A quality, affordable holiday for the whole family with old- world hospitality. "Hill" family owned and run for four generations offering comfortable accommodation. Arrive as a guest a leave as a friend.
A 38ha adventure playground set on a spectacular bend of the Umzimkulu River. A stocked 2ha dam and 2,5km of river which culminates in Thrombosis gorge rated as one of the best stretches of fly fishing and kayaking rivers in South Africa.
The Old Hatchery offers self-catering options with a full a la carte restaurant, set in a tranquil country scenery just 10km from Underberg in the Southern Drakensberg. Located near horse riding trails, mountain biking trails, hiking routes, golf courses,
Nestled in the scenic foothills of the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Mountain range, you’ll find Lythwood, a 4-Star country hotel right on the Midlands Meander. If you are looking for a relaxing all inclusive weekend away or a short midweek break, away from the
Kamdun Lodge is situated on 26 hectares of land at the base of Mount Lebanon in the beautiful farming community of the Kamberg Valley, 40Km from Nottingham Road, near the Giant's Castle area of the Central Drakensberg.
The Mountain View self-catering chalets are situated on the Drakensberg Gardens Golf and Leisure Resort hotel grounds set in the southern Drakensberg mountains.
Enjoy a break in the beautiful Natal Midlands with rolling green valleys close to the Drakensberg at Crags Cottage - open all year round.
The lodge accommodates a maximum of nine people and all four rooms have slate lined en suite bathrooms. Detached from the main lodge is the 'honeymoon suite' (room 4) which has the most incredible view from the king-size bed.
Rivermead is a magnificent thatched house situated on a 120ha dam just outside Himeville. The house offers self catering accommodation for up to 13 people. It sleeps 8 people in four bedrooms and a further 5 in a huge loft room.
Dieu Donne Cottage and Farmhouse are situated at the foot of the Sani Pass Road in the Southern Drakensberg. An ideal relaxing self catering getaway for families or groups of friends - choose between the cottage on the dam that sleeps 8 in 2 large bedroom
All cottages are self catering and fully equipped, including linen, pillows and blankets. Bring your own towels. The kitchen is equipped with an electric stove and fridge / freezer, plus all crockery, cutlery and utensils. Braai facilities are ...
This beautiful self-contained holiday house is set in the foothills of the stunning Southern Drakensberg Mountain range. This little piece of paradise is situated overlooking a lake just 5 minutes outside of the quaint mountain town of Underberg. Lake Vi
The cottages run along side the Lions River with beautiful views and gentle riverside walks. The midlands Meander arts and crafts route offers various local products and produce
Nestled in the rolling hills of the KZN Midlands, Whispering Waters offers several accommodation options surrounded by lush pastures and glistening dams. Enjoy excellent trout fishing and the ultimate in countryside relaxation. Whispering Waters offers y
In a valley among the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg lies a secluded lake, a natural sanctuary far from the distractions of modern life.
Maluti Vista is a four bedroom contemporary Cotswold downs style home, sweeping verandahs with beautiful views. All four bedrooms are ensuite, the big bedrooms have private balconies and Flat screen TV's with DSTV and views of the mountains.
Waterwoods is set on a lush and beautiful farm on 75ha in the historic Fort Nottingham area of the Natal Midlands. The breathtaking beauty of the country side amidst farmlands is a favourite tourist destination.
If you're looking for tranquility amidst a park-like setting, then welcome to Meadow Lane Country Cottages. Five self-catering cottages are surrounded by beautiful old trees, lively birds and our 5 peacocks that love to display their colours!
The picturesque village of Bulwer is towered over by the mighty Magwaqa Mountain, which means "frowning one" in Zulu. Bulwer is the centre of a large forestry industry, with the tourism industry a close second.
The slopes of the Magwaqa Mountain are rated as one of the best paragliding and hang-gliding sites in South Africa. Wild Sky Adventures, offers para-gliding, while Ride the Wind - Kwela uMoya runs a Hang-gliding School. Both companies offer visitors the opportunity for tandem flights with qualified professionals, as well as and fully accredited training courses, and a variety of equipment on sale.
Bulwer is also home of the Yellowwood Church, built in 1885 along the old Wagon Road which was the main road from Pietermaritzburg to Himeville. The church is built entirely of hand sawn Yellowwood, with a corrugated iron roof. Church services still take place on the first Sunday of the month - all visitors are welcome.
For nature enthusiasts there is the nearby Impendle Nature Reserve with it's deep gorges, waterfalls, rocky pools, and peaceful forest. Various species of lilies, irises and orchids can be seen on the rocky hills and grasslands, as well as along the banks of the stream. There are also nine small perennial earth dams and a number of springs in the reserve.
Since snow can occur in Bulwer throughout the year it is advisable to pack some warm winter woollies, "just in case". Charming country accommodation is available both in the village and the surrounding area.
Activities in and around Bulwer:
- Mountain biking
- Tubing, rafting and kayaking
- Bird watching
- Horse riding
- hiking trails