Rocky Mountain Lodge Underberg Guest House, Drakensberg

Rocky Mountain Lodge

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at Swartberg Road, Underberg, Drakensberg, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Rocky Mountain Lodge

Experience the classic love of trout country near Underberg in the heart of the Southern Drakensberg. Book our Self Catering Log Cabin or Stone Cottage on this private estate. From the stilted deck watch the evening settle over the most spectacular mountain range in South Africa.

Rocky Mountain Lodge offers accommodation in a double-storied, alpine log cabin or the pet-friendly stone cottage on our farm near Underberg in the heart of the Southern Drakensberg. You and your family will find the stresses of city life forgotten as you slip into the gentle rhythm of country life.


The Log Cabin
The double-storey Log Cabin has 4 double rooms, plus 4 extra single beds for children. All bedding is provided, the kitchen is fully equipped. The cabin is serviced daily by our friendly local staff. Accommodation is on a self-catering basis. Enjoy a glass of good wine by the roaring log fire, breakfast out on the deck, and enjoy our ever-changing weather.

The Stone Cottage (Pet-friendly)
This secluded, fully fenced cottage has a log interior and a special ambiance all of its own, looking down onto the Amanzanyama river. It has 4 double bedrooms (and 4 single beds), a fully-equipped kitchen, large covered veranda, lounge and dining room. It is also serviced daily. Enjoy the rolling expanse of our uninterrupted view from the comfort of this truly special retreat.

Please note our cottages have a farm road access.

Trout Fishing

Guests can enjoy fly-fishing our regularly-stocked trout dams and natural streams, making this a trout fisherman’s paradise.

Attractions & Activities

Enjoy natural swimming in clean mountain rivers, bird watching and wonderful walks through the farmlands. Experience farm life first hand.

Take a day trip up the famous Sani Pass into the tiny Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho, and experience the harsh beauty of this remote world. We are close to the villages of Himeville and Underberg where you can shop for local crafts, eat out in restaurants and tea gardens, or visit the local museum.

The country club offers squash and golf to visitors, in addition to two other scenic golf courses in the district. Horse riding can be arranged. Visit the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park, a World Heritage Site, and hike up into the main Berg or go on a guided San Rock Art Tour.

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Find out more about Underberg or view things to do in Drakensberg. Please let us know how you enjoyed your stay by leaving a review.


In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.811583333333335
Longitude: 29.44044444411111

Children policy
Children of all ages welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 12h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in / out times can be arranged, please enquire. However, please avoid arriving after dark.

Listed on
November 2005 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

We stayed for only 1 night on our way back from Mozambique. The log cabin is great and has wonderful views. The bath is deep and the water steaming hot! ...

Colette Riley, Hout Bay 7806 Cape Town Travellers' Rating


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