Family-Friendly Cottage Rental in the Heart of Nature in Drakensberg, South Africa

Winterton, KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
1 unit
6 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Barbecue

Glampers are invited to spend their next vacation in this welcoming cottage rental that boasts a prime setting in the heart of the Drakensberg region in South Africa. There is space to sleep four adults in the cottage's two queen-size beds, while the sleeper sofa can sleep two children if guests are traveling as a family. All of the beds are fitted with cotton linens and feather duvets to ensure glampers enjoy a peaceful sleep. There are also two ensuite bathrooms in the cottage, one of which has a shower while the second offers a combination tub/shower.

In the spacious kitchen, guests will find everything needed and more to cook up a storm. There is also complimentary tea and coffee provided to keep guests energized for exploring the surroundings. A traditional braai is available for when guests fancy trying their hand at some traditional South African cooking. In the lounge, the comfy couches offer a great spot for relaxing in the evenings and there is also a fireplace to keep guests cozy during the cooler months.

Outside, the garden and the deck are wonderful spots to appreciate the gorgeous views on offer of the surrounding mountains. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Electricity
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Cell service
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Safe box
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Double bed
  • Child's bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Stove
  • Fireplace
  • Washer
  • Dining table
  • Toiletries
  • Desk
  • Highchair
  • Fire pit
  • Television
  • Satellite/Cable

Thanks to the many amenities on offer inside the cottage, guests will have no trouble making themselves at home. Deluxe linens and towels are provided and there is Wi-Fi available. In addition, the hosts provide many books for a quiet afternoon spent relaxing in the sunshine or guests can keep cool inside while watching a movie.

Parking is available.

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Guest Services

  • Front desk service

Location + Surroundings

  • Supermarket
  • Museums
  • Shopping

The amazing location of this glamping cottage means that guests will find themselves centrally located to all that there is to see and do in the scenic Drakensberg region in South Africa. Set in a quiet garden that boasts 200-year-old trees and abundant bird life, this is a wonderful spot for guests to come and enjoy feeling away from it all for a while. The cottage's lookout deck set a couple of feet from the veranda ensures that the amazing views on offer will be easy to appreciate.

Located just a short distance from the famous peak of Giant's Castle in KwaZulu Natal, guests will have access to incredible trails for hiking that are enhanced by breathtaking panoramic views of the area. Despite the secluded location, there are several charming mountain towns where guests will be able to pick up supplies and enjoy dining out, with Cathkin park located closest to the cottage. Read More


  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Wine tasting
  • Feeding animals
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Climbing
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Whitewater rafting

Guests will be able to spend plenty of time enjoying the outdoors during a stay in this cottage owing to its rural location. Hiking in this area is truly second to none as there is an extensive network of trails waiting to be discovered. Glampers can expect to find towering peaks, hidden rivers, and incredible panoramic views along the way. Of course, there are also unique animals waiting to greet guests on their adventures. The trails can also be explored on horseback with a visit to one of the local stables.

Guests will find golf courses located nearby and there are also many fishing spots if they are keen to spend a relaxing afternoon in the shade with their rods. During their vacation, guests should be sure to find time to visit Cathedral Peak Wine Estate for a luxurious experience or they can catch a thrill while enjoying any of the many activities offered at the nearby Four Rivers Rafting & Adventures.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • As long as you cancel at least 7 days before check-in, you will receive a full refund minus our service fee.
  • If you cancel within 7 days of check-in, you will receive a refund for 50% of the stay, minus the first night and service fee.
  • If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion (and will not include the service fee).
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Additional Information

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets are permitted with prior arrangement.

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