Deep within the three thousand hectare Karkloof Nature Reserve lies Rockwood. Four completely private, self catering lodges complement the beautiful surroundings - two are situated within the private nature reserve.
There are the two cottages; the smaller option has a large bedroom, where the glorious winter sun's rays stream in to keep it warm and cosy. ( The en-suite bathroom is a shower, basin and loo.)
Sugarlands Farm is 6km from the N3 in the heart of the well-known Midlands Meander. A working Sheep and Beef farm where we have two units available to share our piece of paradise with you. Both units are serviced, self-catering units with full DSTV. L
Kusane Farm Cottage is perched high above the stunning Karkloof valley, midway between Howick and Curry's Post on the Midlands Meander, with its fine restaurants and shopping.
Mission House is a beautiful home situated on a ridge with breathtaking 360* views of the Drakensberg Mountains and the rolling hills of the Midlands.
Mount West farm cottage is a 4 bedroom period style family home that has been beautifully restored as a fully equipped, self catering cottage for weekend getaways.
If your heart yearns for a tranquil blend of seclusion and luxury then Lions River Country Cottages, award winning accommodation, is your perfect escape into the solitude of the countryside.
Amberleigh Guest Farm is a working farm situated in the Kwa Zulu Natal midlands 12km outside Howick, easily accessible from the N3 highway.
Burnside Lodge is in a prime location on the Midlands meander, close to many good restaurants, Nottingham Road, Michaelhouse school and Bosch Hoek golf course. It is newly decorated, with great attention to detail. The main house has 3 queen sized ...
The pleasant drive on the R617 from Howick on a winding country road leads you to "The Hidden Valley of Beauty" accommodation in Karkloof and the surrounds.
Numerous craft outlets dot the Karkloof countryside, where visitors can purchase anything from expertly crafted, handmade leather sandals and sheepskin slippers to exquisitely decorated pottery or even a hammock.
With a bit of luck, while in the Karkloof area, you will spot the fragilely beautiful Butler Butterfly, endemic to KwaZulu Natal and found only in the Karkloof region. This rare Karkloof butterfly was chosen as the emblem of the Natal Midlands Meander Association which is a tourist initiative co-ordinating the more than 100 Natal Midlands craft outlets and home industries open to the public on a route which includes the Karkloof Valley.
Many of South Africa's Polo players either originate, or are trained here and Karkloof polo fields have seen many a South African polo player reaching Springbok status.
The Karkloof Canopy Tour was a feat of engineering to set up in this hilly and wooded terrain. Starting with an open jeep drive to a high point in the Karkloof valley and descending, via a series of foefie slides, through the treetops, the hour long tour ends with a short walk to where refreshment is waiting.
The Karkloof Canopy tours are probably one of the reasons for the demand for school group self catering accommodation or large church group accommodation in Karkloof. Farm accommodation in Karkloof makes up the majority of popular group accommodation in Karkloof and the surrounding area.
Accommodation in the Karkloof Nature Reserve also attracts much interest but those seeking rustic and affordable accommodation for School Groups or Church group holidays in Karkloof will be more successful in the surrounding Midlands.