10 Country stays in KwaZulu-Natal

Last updated: Aug 29, 2017

Enjoy a breath of fresh air with 10 of our heavenly country stays around KwaZulu-Natal.

Midlands – The Lodge @ Currys Post, From R440 per person

The Lodge @ Currys Post

The Lodge @ Curry's Post is located in the heart of the majestic Kwazulu-Natal Midlands. Enjoy many activities available on the farm in this peaceful and tranquil surroundings.

Midlands – Amanzi Country Manor, From R2000 per unit

Amanzi Country Manor

This gracious, two level, open plan stone home offers all the modern conveniences that make a home comfortable in a timeless, unforgettable setting. It’s the perfect place to hike, fish, go for game drives, bird watch and canoe or sit back and do nothing at all.

Midlands – Brahman Hills, From R875 per person

Brahman Hills

This picturesque country stay is situated in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, in the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains. Having evolved from the old Windmills Hotel and having undergone an extensive renovation, Brahman Hills makes for an authentic country escape.

Winterton – Champagne Castle Hotel, From R1200 per person

Champagne Castle Hotel

Situated in the heart of a World Heritage Site, Champagne Castle Hotel offers you the opportunity to recharge body and soul. With various accommodation types scattered throughout the beautifully landscaped gardens, all with magnificent mountain views, there is something to suit every need and any budget.

Dargle – Everglades Country Hotel, From R520 per person

Everglades Country Hotel

The Everglades Hotel is situated at the foot of the Inhlosane Mountain, deep in the southern foothills of the Drakensberg Mountain Range. There are numerous art and craft places of interest to visit, ranging from lavender farms, wrought iron works, to thirst quenching breweries. Children are catered for too: animal farms, candle dipping and delicious homemade ice cream, so your days in our beautiful valley will be memorable.

Balgowan – Granny Mouse Country House & Spa, From R1815 per unit

Granny Mouse Country House & Spa

South Africa at its best, Granny Mouse Country House and Spa, is situated in the heart of the KwaZulu Natal Midlands. This Midlands Gem is positioned at the gateway to the Drakensberg foothills, offering upmarket accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis.

Midlands – Hawklee Country House, From R795 per person

Hawklee Country House

Set in 5 hectares of undisturbed scenic beauty near the charming village of Nottingham Road. Hawklee Country House is an informal and friendly haven idyllically positioned on the banks of the tranquil Lions River. At Hawklee Country House you are invited to escape big city life and simply unwind.

Dargle – Lemonwood, From R410 per person


Lemonwood is in the heart of the peaceful Dargle Valley and is part of the newly formed Dargle Nature Reserve. For those in need of a less active stay, just relax by the solar heated pool, take in the spectacular views and breathe in the beauty of the Dargle.

Underberg – Penwarn Country Lodge, From R270 per person

Penwarn Country Lodge

The Penwarn Estate lies in a beautiful valley traversed by two rivers.Zebra, wildebeest and antelope roam free across the plains, while the blue heights of the Drakensberg rise up to the west. Options are endless; unparalleled fly-fishing, horse riding and game drives.

Underberg – The Birches Country Lodge, From R800 per unit

The Birches Country Lodge

The Birches Country Lodge, B&B and Self-catering is situated on an exclusive 6-hectare estate with superlative mountain views and river frontage on the beautiful Umzimkulu River. Appointed in sheer luxury and set within a private garden, the Birches guarantees hospitality of the highest standard in an incomparable setting.