Waterwoods Nottingham Road Self Catering Accommodation Natal Midlands


Self Catering / Wedding Venue at Waterwoods Farm, Fort Nottingham, Nottingham Road, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Waterwoods

Waterwoods is set on a lush and beautiful farm on 75ha in the historic Fort Nottingham area of the Natal Midlands. The breathtaking beauty of the countryside amidst farmlands is a favourite tourist destination and provides for both nature lovers and shoppers who enjoy the many farm stalls and home industries in the area.

Bird life on the property is abundant including fish eagles and crowned cranes. The property is surrounded by huge trees and offers beautiful walks along the river, dam and forested hill from where one can enjoy splendid views of the area.

Self Catering Accommodation

Our seven self catering cottages are new, fully equipped, luxuriously furnished and have braai facilities. In addition, there is a rustic log cabin available that sleeps eight. The cottages are either twin or double and two of them include a sleeper couch for small children. A cot is also available on request. Most units have fireplaces and all have electric blankets on the beds. Firewood is available on the property.

Secure parking is provided and there is 24 hour security on the property. Children are welcome. The cottages are graded as Highly Recommended by the AA.

Activities and Attractions

Nottingham Road is known as the heart of the KwaZulu Natal Midlands and travelling along the Midlands Meander one is invited to experience a myriad of shops, restaurants and farm stalls that offer just about everything from antiques and pianos to candle making, cheese, chocolates and pancakes.

The Midlands is well known for fly fishing and this is supported by two fly fishing shops located in Nottingham Road. In addition, the area offers a museum at Fort Nottingham, health hydros, golf courses, numerous wedding venues and a micro brewery. Not to mention the legendary and haunted Nottingham Road Hotel.


Waterwoods is located in a lush setting on one of the most beautiful farms in the Midlands.

Situated close to Nottingham Road, it is a “must see” for any couple who desire the ultimate setting on their wedding day.

The venue has been created to ensure that your wedding day is the ultimate experience for the wedding couple as well as their guests.

Waterwoods can host both intimate as well as large weddings both indoors and outdoors in a charming and beautiful setting.


Waterwoods is on the Midlands Meander route and only 12 km’s away from Nottingham Road. We are 30 minutes away from Howick and 45 minutes from Pietermaritzburg. Travelling time from Johannesburg is approximately 4 hours and 1.5 hours from Durban.

Whether you enjoy hiking, cycling, fishing or simply enjoying the view, Waterwoods is your home away and central to the enjoyment of this unique and scenic part of South Africa.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

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

Accreditations (as claimed by Waterwoods)

AA Quality Assured Accommodation Highly Recommended

Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.433286
Longitude: 29.933617

Closest airport(s)
King Shaka International - 200km
Pietermaritzburg Airport - 50km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on SA-Venues.com
January 2013 - 7 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Very nice place to stay. Quiet, clean, surroundings are beautiful. Price/quality was good. We really had a great time...

Tine, Rotterdam

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Credit cards are not accepted at the establishment. EFT payments only, at this time.

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