Self Catering Cottage Accommodation
in Drakensberg Gardens, Southern Drakensberg,
KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Nestled at the foot of the majestic Southern Drakensberg mountains,
surrounded by shady trees and meandering streams . Ambleside is a truly
magnificent berg experience. The property boasts an elevated position on a 10
acre estate with amazing views of both Rhino and Garden Castle. Wander
down pathways and discover mountain pools and bushman caves, the Drakensberg at
it's best. Safe, comfortable and restful. Peace and luxury for the whole family. Ambleside offers two self catering options, The Cottage and The Lodge. Both are
very private and enjoy their own braai and entertainment areas, gardens and
places to relax in. When staying at Ambleside you can enjoy:
A stocked trout dam for fishing, swimming and tea and scones or a sun downer
under the gazebo.
Day hikes from Ambleside including to '3 Pools' (45 mins) and bushman paintings
an hours easy walk.
Many games for chilly nights in
Both houses serviced daily
Washing machines in both houses
Towels and linen provided
Modern well equipped kitchens
Top quality beds (everyone remarks on how well they sleep at Ambleside)
Fireplaces in both houses
Dstv with full bouquet packages
Sani pass for your 4 x 4 experience to Lesotho one hour away
Free entrance to the Drakensberg Gardens Hotel (3KM), where you can enjoy golf
at resident's rates, a health spa, beauty clinic and many restaurants.
2 country supermarkets within 3 km
Probably the most luxurious self catering on offer in the Drakensberg. Built a
few years ago with no expense spared. From the designer kitchen with integrated
appliances, to the 'Out of Africa' verandah with 360 degree views, The Lodge is
your most elegant accommodation possible, definitely suited to the executive
needing to relax. The accommodation sleeps up to 6 people. Wooden floors in the
lounge/ diningroom area, a Scandinavian fireplace, hand made linen, a sound
system from the verandahs to the main bedroom and en suite, a small gym with
treadmill and a complete indigenous garden are only some of the aspects that
make The Lodge so special.
The accommodation offers:
Main bedroom with king size bed, en suite bathroom with separate large shower
and large jacuzzi bath.
2nd bedroom en suite with queen size bed.
3rd bedroom with 2 x single beds - separate bathroom.
A thatched, picture postcard retreat, with a lovely homely feel. Refurbished
recently to provide modern comforts with the berg feel. The cottage sleeps up to
10. It has a lovely lounge with cosy fireplace and comfortable furniture. Off the diningroom is an undercover verandah with a weber braai and outdoor
furniture. The renovated kitchen is extremely well equipped with gas/electric
stove and oven, and plenty of cupboard space
The layout of the Cottage is:
Main bedroom with queen size bed.
2nd bedroom with 2 single beds.
3rd bedroom with 2 sets of bunk beds - sleeps 4.
Separate cottage en suite with 2 single beds.
10 guests can be comfortably accommodated.
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