Nestled in the unspoiled surroundings of the Drakensberg mountain range (a World Heritage Site) lies Cathedral Peak Hotel, one of South Africa’s premier resort hotels.
Since the hotel first opened to guests in 1939, the van der Riet family has succeeded in offering warm hospitality, combined with exceptional service and value for money.
In addition the hotel offers a quaint stone-and-thatch chapel, reception venues and honeymoon suites ideal for that country style wedding and/or honeymoon.
Whether your aim is a relaxed family holiday or a romantic mountain getaway, the hospitable staff and management look forward to welcoming all guests to an unforgettable Drakensberg experience.
Situated in the heart of the majestic Ukahlamba Drakensberg mountain range, KwaZulu-Natal, a World Heritage site.
Just 250 km from Durban and 400 km from Johannesburg.
All rooms offer en-suite bathroom, television (selected DSTV channels), telephone, heater and tea/coffee making facilities. Presidential Suite and Executive/Honeymoon rooms are equipped with a bar fridge, spa bath, fireplace and underfloor heating. The Presidential Suite, Executive Honeymoon rooms, 8 standard rooms and thatched rooms are all thatched rooms. A “turn down” facility is given in all rooms.
Standard Rooms (42)
Standard Inter-leading Rooms (14)
Standard Thatched Rooms (18)
Superior Rooms (22)
Executive Honeymoon Suites (7)
Presidential Suite (1)
Free daily guided hikes (including walks to Bushman paintings and beautiful waterfalls).
18 different walks and hikes, ranging from gentle river-side ambles suitable for the whole family to the challenging hike and climb to the summit of Cathedral Peak itself.
Bird-spotting enthusiasts can tick off some of the 121 resident species recorded.
Archery, horse and pony rides, mountain bike trails, a marked jogging route, tennis, squash, bowls, outdoor chess, beach volleyball, badminton, floodlit mini-adventure golf, a 10m climbing tower, heated & cold outdoor swimming pools and, fly fishing, quad & mountain bike riding, archery and helicopter sightseeing flights are available nearby.
9-hole golf course, with alternate tees for an 18-hole game. The length of the course is 5542m and the course is graded a par 70.
Variety of children's facilities including pony rides, children’s playground, jumping castle, heated paddling pool and trampoline.
Table tennis, a games room, fully equipped gym and a spa.