Kwa-Zulu Natal Activities


Mountain Splendour Eco Resort

Fresh mountain air all around! Tennis and Volley ball courts (rackets and balls are available for hire from reception). Swimming Pool with slide. Kiddies splash pond. Children’s Playground. An animal farm. Tree Climb and small kids pony rides. Plenty of open space for cricket, rounders or football (balls and bats can be hired). Indoor activities such as, table tennis, darts and TV with Supersport and SABC channels. Table tennis bats and balls can be hired from reception. Darts for hire to over 12’s only. There are short walking trails around the farm.Provided there is sufficient interest, hikes into the high berg (either from Injusuthi or Monks Cowl) are guided personally by our staff. On warm sunny days there are shady picnic sites along the river . In peak season we organise picnics at Injusuthi (provided there is sufficient interest). 10km of purpose built MTB track around the property and our trails link directly onto the Cathkin Trails. Mountain Biking Skills Park. Mountain Biking and Running Trails. If you are a keen mountain biker or runner, we are only a short distance from the neighbouring rural areas providing traffic-free cattle paths, challenging hills and superb single track riding! Kiddies MTB track located adjacent to the tennis courts. Mountain bikes for hire – enquire at the office. All bikes are hired with helmets. Well stocked MTB shop stocking a wide range of accessories and apparel, new bikes and bike servicing. Book exchange and various board games and cards to hire (enquire at reception). We arrange activities each day during holidays so please check noticeboards for most up to date information of the weekly activities.

New Castle

Vulintaba Hotel & Spa

Vulintaba Country Hotel forms part of the Vulintaba Country Estate located in the picturesque foothills of the northern KwaZulu-Natal Drakensberg Mountains just outside of Newcastle. The luxurious hotel consists of 69 rooms including 58 standard rooms, 4 Family suites consisting of 2 rooms each with interlinking doors, 3 penthouse suites, conference facilities catering for up to 400 people, and a charming wedding chapel with 120 seats.