Situated within a secure waterfront estate on the banks of Albert Falls Dam, just outside Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu Natal, Orangewood is a holiday home nestled in a large indigenous garden with an abundance of bird life and is surrounded by orange groves and sugarcane.
Self Catering Accommodation
Orangewood offers comfortable self catering accommodation for up to 10 people.
The double volume open plan lounge and dining room has wooden floors and there is a fireplace in the lounge. Concertina doors open up onto the large verandah where there is ample seating to take in the stunning panoramic views.
The pub also leads onto the verandah and the outside braai facility. The pub has a TV and bar fridge. A Weber is also provided. The kitchen is fully equipped with stove, microwave, fridge and chest freezer and all crockery and cutlery.
The White Room:
This room is furnished with a Queen extra length bed and has an en suite bathroom with French doors leading onto the verandah. Beautiful white linen is provided and the room has wooden floors and a ceiling fan. There are beautiful views of the dam through the large windows.
The Stone Room:
This room has a double bed and a cot with a stable door leading onto the verandah. The room has underfloor heating and a ceiling fan.
The Blue Room:
This upstairs loft bedroom has two twin beds. This room is carpeted and also has a free standing fan. A window looks out onto expansive dam views.
The Green Room:
This upstairs loft bedroom has two single beds and a bunk bed. This room is a favourite for kids. The floor is carpeted and there is a free standing fan.
Services & Facilities
The lodge is serviced daily and all linen is provided except for swimming towels. The large garden is surrounded by an electric fence and has an electric access gate. There is ample parking available for guests.
Attractions & Activities
Enjoy fishing, bird watching, walking or just chilling on the verandah. For the more active, mountain bike riding, canoeing and waterskiing are an option. There is a wonderful picnic facility, shaded by large trees where you can spend a restful afternoon.
The Albert Falls Dam is a haven for the keen birder, the game enthusiast and the water sportsperson and is rated as one of the best bass fishing dams in the country. It has also become a favourite art lure fishing destination. Fish species include bass, tilapia, bluegill, carp, barbel and scalies.