Ihophe Cottage Champagne Valley Self Catering - Drakensberg
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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests6
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

About Ihophe Cottage

Nestled in the peaceful Champagne Valley of the Central Drakensberg in KwaZulu Natal you will find Ihophe ("Turtle Dove") Cottage. The double storey thatched cottage boasts unrestricted views of Champagne Castle, Cathkin Peak, Dragons Back and Sterkhorn, second to none.


The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms (one has a double bed) and has two bathrooms.

The kitchen is well equipped including stove and microwave oven.The comfortable lounge has a TV. Please bring your own Smartcard for DSTV.

There is a braai for those summer evenings or wintery afternoons.

Please no smoking in the cottage.

Attractions & Activities

Bushmen painting caves are not far away, or major hikes starting from close-by Monks Cowl Parks Board Station.

A falconry farm is close by with regular displays and trout fishing at the Bell Park Dam. Several good restaurants are in the valley as well as a number of interesting curio shops, boasting among other things candle-making and rug weaving. Helicopter flights are also available.

An 18 hole golf course is situated at the Sports & Racket Hotel.
The world famous Drakensberg Boys' Choir is a stones throw away. Regular concerts are held each Wednesday evening in the school auditorium during term.

Enjoy the complete peace of the moody mountains, the brilliant starry skies at night, wonderful bird-life, summer storms and winter snows. Why not pay a visit to this beautiful World Heritage Site - the Drakensberg, a holiday memory to last all your life!

Children 13 years and older are welcome.
No smoking in the cottage, please.

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Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

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Rooms & Rates

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Ihophe Cottage

The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms (one has a double bed) and has two bathrooms.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

8 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Amazing!! What a spot! The views are outstanding and what a cosy cottage! All we neded and much more. Il be back soon, Thanks Carole

March 2018

Stephen (London)

Verified reviewexcellent

Breath Taking ! Never knew places like this existed. Warm days and cold nights. The views are Magnificent !! The cottage is cosy and everything one will dream of. I would be back.

July 2013

Samantha (Mount Edgecombe)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren 13 years and older are welcome.

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since March 2007

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