Wyford Farm is situated in a pretty mountainous area off Van Reenen Pass (N3) and has a rich recorded history being built in the 1870's as a Trading Store on the route between Johannesburg and Durban
Ambleside Cottage is situated on the banks of the Little Tugela River, which rises at the head of the Injasuti Valley on top of the Drakensberg Mountains. Ambleside Farm is a working farm, with animals and crops being produced for food production
Tugela River Lodge is a self-catering Eco Lodge, located on a private cattle and game farm on the banks of the Tugela River, near Winterton, KZN, South Africa. We use solar power and gas to run our lodge and are completely off the grid.
Little Switzerland really is something special, from the beautifully manicured grounds, to the main building with authentic thatched roofing and local wood framings and furnishings, each with stories of their own.
MacFarlanes' picturesque setting on the bank of a large lake offers self catering accommodation for up to 14 guests. Warm hospitality and a beautiful countryside await our guests and their pets.
G's Accommodation & Adventures bring guests together with Gina's Lodge, which is situated in the quaint village of Geluksburg, Kwazulu-Natal, at the foot of the Middledale Pass.For the adrenaline junkie and for peace and tranquility...
The Cavern is set in a secluded valley beneath the massive sandstone cliffs of the Northern Drakensberg. The thatch accommodation and facilities blend beautifully with the natural surroundings of the area. The Cavern is home to numerous Bushman paintings,
Situated in the village of Swinburne, just 1 km of the N3 highway. This is the ideal spot to overnight or spend a few days discovering the back roads of the Drakensberg Highlands.
Only one self catering cabin high up in the mountains on an easy 4x4 track. You are assured privacy in an unspoiled part of the berg. Indigenous forests, cape vulture nesting site, fly fishing, crystal clear streams, rock pools, unsurpassed views
All the cottages are individual standing units with en-suite bathrooms. Two thatched cottages with shower and one bedroom (one double bed and two singles) - maximum 4 guests. Two thatched cottages with shower and one bedroom (one double bed and ...
The Ultimate in peace and tranquility! Perfect for a romantic hide-away, a stop over, or a break-away from every day's responsibilities.Indulge yourself in our quaint and romantic units.In the central Drakensberg, a World heritage site, B&B and s
Shady Pines is a beautiful home situated in spacious gardens with full views of Platberg. Seven spacious bedrooms are available plus two self-catering units - all equipped with modern amenities. Home cooked meals and unbound hospitality...
Sungubala is a Mountain Lodge situated in the Northern Drakensberg of KwaZulu-Natal. This unique Lodge of 3 self catering cottages and a Bush Camp, is situated on 500ha of pristine wilderness.
Dumbe- where the Voortrekkers entered Natal on their trek to the Drakensberg - an escarpment of history. This stone and thatch 2-sleeper lodge offers accommodation with breathtaking views of times gone by. (One double bed.) Eskom Power is provided...
Accommodation is in two comfortable rooms in the cabin which is environmentally friendly. Power and hot water are derived from a solar generating system and cooking is on clean gas stoves. There are lovely outside lapa's for braai's, one at the ...
Van Reenen is situated on the summit of Van Reenen's Pass, on the border between KZN and the Free State. Passing the village a short distance from Van Reenen's Pass to the south, visitors to the area will find Windy Corner, a viewing place with a magnificent panoramic view over Van Reenen's Pass.
Van Reenen is home to the smallest Roman Catholic church in the world, The Llandaff Oratory. This 8 seat church in Van Reenen was built by a father, in memory of his son who died in a mining accident.
The nearby Sandspruit Conservancy offers excellent opportunities for hiking. The Sandspruit Conservancy Reserve offers an abundance of wildlife, including the largest herd of black wildebeests found in any South African private reserve. Zebra, blesbuck, kudu, impala, eland, red hartebeest and blue wildebeest can also be seen here, as well as leopard together with other large cats. Sandspruit Conservancy Trails vary in length from day hikes to longer two day, and even three day trails passing through patches of indigenous trees, crossing several streams and passing a few dams.
The Van Reenen area is also ideal for bird watching, offering a wide variety of species, an impressive number of raptors. Other attractions in the Van Reenen's area include the Golden Gate National Park with its majestic sandstone cliffs; Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park, and the Sterkfontein Dam Reserve.
Accommodation in Van Reenen's Pass consists mainly of categories like Van Reenen self catering, Van Reenen Guest house / Van Reenen bed and breakfast. Van Reenen hotels might be a little scarce but a slightly more expensive but safe option.
Van Reenen's Pass accommodation is ideally suited for travellers between Johannesburg and Durban KZN. Almost midway between Durban and JHB, Van Reenen's Pass accommodation offers perfect relief especially under extreme evening misty conditions where Van Reenen's Pass can become quite a daunting drive - Rather stay over at a Van Reenen bed and breakfast accommodation spot and continue on your travels the following day.
Although business travellers prefer the Van Reenen B&B / Guest house option, families with children will find it more affordable to stay at a Van Reenen self catering accommodation facility.
It has been known to snow at Van Reenen's pass which can create a situation regarding availability of Van Reenen accommodation If you find that the Van Reenen's Pass accommodation (Bed and breakfast or self catering) facilities are fully booked, then your best second option will be the nearby town of Harrismith. Harrismith also has an array of Harrismith B&B or Harrismith self catering accommodation.