Our Facilities

Each of the 9 rooms/units come with the following amenities:

  • panel heaters
  • electric blankets
  • hairdryers
  • hospitality fridge
  • teatrays
  • Dstv commercial bouquet
  • free wifi
  • wallfans
  • ironing facility
  • information folders (read more below)
  • microwaves, toasters, crockery & cutlery
  • full kitchenettes/lounge/dining areas for the four fully self-catered units

Information folders show:

places of interest, restaurants and activities in the area. We have a selection of brochures in the hallway of the guesthouse as well.

We have four fully self-catered units & the rest of our rooms are provided with semi self-catering facilities .

You will find 7 restaurants & local village shops within 1km of us & easy access with the N3 highway 2kms away.Pietermaritzburg city centre 10kms.

For guests who wish to eat in, we offer a delivery dinner service from one of our excellent local caterers: a tray is brought to your room with main course + side dishes & dessert.Orders need to be made 24 hours prior &
please let us know of any specific dietary requirements.

A choice of either a full health & delicious, traditional English breakfast

or a substantial health option is served in the conservatory on the deck of the main house.Open between 7 to 9am Monday to Saturday & 7.30 to 9.30am Sundays.If guests require an early start, please give us 24 hours’ notice & we will provide either a health breakfast tray or a packed breakfast to your room. Packed lunches can be organised too with prior notice.

Other conveniences available are

  • laundry service (24 hour turnaround)
  • braais/barbecues (both charcoal & gas)
  • fax facility
  • all credit cards accepted
  • children welcome
  • pool & trampoline, spacious garden
  • onsite parking with own gate access provided
  • auto on & off generator if needed
To be found in the surrounding area:
  • Restaurants, cafes, pubs & local village shops
  • Gyms
  • Health Spas
  • Golf courses
  • Private schools of Hilton, St Annes & Grace Colleges, Cowan House Primary
  • Hilton Life Hospital
  • Nature reserves
  • Blue Crane Conservancy
  • Nelson Mandela’s Capture site with museum
  • Howick & Karkloof Falls
  • Karkloof Canopy Tours
  • Troutfishing
  • Cycling
  • Ango-boer war memorabilia – Howick.
  • Casino
  • Quad-biking
  • Wedding venues & conferencing

Tours can be booked with qualified guides on a variety of topics of interest
including:

. Historical Pietermaritzburg
. French presence in Pietermaritzburg
. Wildlife, gameparks, ecotourism, avifauna, nature, ecology, botany, forest ecology, birding.
. KZN general
. Durban
. Culture

Come & enjoy a relaxing stay with us in a beautiful setting!