Lords of the Manor Natal Midlands Hotel Accommodation in Mooi River

Lords of the Manor

4 Star Hotel at D487, Hidcote, Natal Midlands, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Lords of the Manor

Built at the turn of the last century and known as the 'Jewel of the Midlands', Lords of the Manor Country Estate has been restored to its original splendour and is conveniently situated just off the N3 and at the start of the popular Midlands Meander.

It is a welcoming sanctuary where guests can experience the elegance and sophistication of a bygone era, along with contemporary comforts. The sprawling lawns lined with 150 year old giant oak and fir trees, lovingly manicured gardens and olde world charm of the manor house itself invite all those who visit to relax, unwind and forget the everyday stresses of modern life.

Luxurious accommodation,à la carte restaurant renowned for fine dining and crackling log fires, cosy bar and warm hospitality are just a few of this boutique hotel’s memorable features.


Lords of the Manor is the perfect country retreat with 17 tastefully decorated en-suite rooms. Eleven of these suites are situated within the old manor house, comprising of a Honeymoon Suite, three Executive Suites, six Classic Suites and a Family Suite.

Suites vary in size, offering you plenty space to relax and unwind in the comfort of your room and some having the added luxury of a gas fireplace.They boast massive double-glazed Swiss bay windows to keep out the winter chill, or open right out to let in the fresh country air and provide pristine views of the rolling lawns and gardens below.

These rooms are equipped with all the modern facilities needed for a five star experience, including LCD TV, selected DStv channels, bar fridges, safes, tea and coffee making facilities and elegant en-suite bathrooms. The remaining six rooms make up the Garden Suites.

Located apart from the main manor house, each Garden Suite has been beautifully decorated. Furnished with TV, en-suite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities and sliding glass doors offering magnificent views and daily photo opportunities of the sun rising over a misty Hidcote Valley.


Lords of the Manor invites you to enjoy culinary indulgence with an elegantly old-fashioned fine dining experience. Enjoy the romance and luxury of a candlelit dinner and log fire whilst our chefs work their magic, bringing you classic English cuisine that incorporates all the finest local produce the surrounding Midlands farms have to offer.

Set in a sophisticated and unhurried atmosphere, service is warm and intuitive while the a la carte menu is complemented with a fine selection of wines.


Nestled in the heart of the KZN Midlands, with easy access off the N3 and just 1 ½ hours from Durban or 3 ½ hours from Johannesburg, Lords of the Manor is the ideal venue for team buildings, executive meetings, seminars and conferences.

Offering full day conference facilities for up to 60 delegates, 17 luxurious double suites, peaceful country settings and delicious gourmet food, corporate delegates are sure to come away feeling refreshed and refocused. Our Conference Room is situated upstairs within the Manor itself and is equipped with data projector, flip chart and free Wi-Fi.

A venue with a difference, this spacious, stone-walled room with fireplace and enormous Swiss bay windows offers plenty of room, natural lighting and fresh country air to keep your delegates both comfortable and alert. Our team of experienced and dedicated professionals will design a conference package to suit your specific corporate needs.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Safe for valuables
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool


  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Breakaway area(s)
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Chapel
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Decorating
  • Exhibition space
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Standard conf. equipment
  • Team building facilities
  • Wheelchair friendly

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by Lords of the Manor)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
Recommended on TripAdvisor

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.160719
Longitude: 29.922780

Closest airport(s)
King Shaka International - 181km
OR Tambo International - 431km

Children policy
Children over the age of 12 are welcome.

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