Discover the Enchanted World of Hogsback

Web Ref #: 553
Price: From R 660 - R 750 per night
Location: Hogsback

A world of mountain streams and waterfalls, majestic scenic sights, mist and snow and cosy fireside nights. A world of walks and trails in dappled forest light. A magical world of unexpected delight.


Restore peace and tranquility to your mind and body.


The property is situated in Upper Hogsback, tucked away in an avenue of Maple Trees, 3 km from the village centre, offering rustic luxurious and affordable self-catering accommodation.


Unwind in these peaceful surroundings punctuated only by the sound of nature.


Spend quality time with loved ones and do as much or as little as you desire.


Enjoy the energetic hiking trails, take one of the leisurely forest walks or meander along the paths.


In summer relax in the garden overlooking the Maple Trees and in winter curl up in front of the log fire with a good book.


The Cottage offers the following Facilities:


A studio cottage comprising an open-plan bedroom, lounge and kitchen area with separate full bathroom

Accommodates 2 adults and 2 children

Double bed with electric blanket

Stack-beds, ideal for 2 children



DSTV is an optional extra and can be activated on request (R 50 once-off activation fee plus R 25 per day).

Fully equipped kitchen with fridge / freezer, under-counter hob and microwave

Portable braai / bbq facilities

All linen and towels provided

Children are an additional R 50 each per night

No pets allowed

Area Activities:


Outdoor enthusiasts will find avast array of challenging activities, including Nature walks, Hiking, Photography, Mountain biking, 4x4 Trails and Bass fishing


On request, your hosts will gladly arrange any of the following activities for you:


Golf at Katberg Estate, Fort Beaufort or Cathcart Country Clubs (approx. 1.5 hours away)

Horse riding, a short drive away at a nearby farm

Trout fishing, per kind permission of local farmers

Guided Nature walks with a Birding enthusiast

Historical tours of Hogsback


Other places of interest:


Waterfalls – Madonna and Child, Swallowtail, Kettle Spout, 39 Steps, Robertson Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and Tyumie Falls

Big Tree


Private Show Gardens

The Labyrinth

Tor Doon

St-Patricks-on-the-Hill Chapel

Mirrors Photographic Gallery

Starways and Mafika Pottery

The Fairy Realm

The Candle Factory

Moonshine Art Studio

Fort Hare Art Gallery (35 kms)

Double Drift Game Reserve (50 kms)


A choice of 3 hotels, various bistro’s, coffee shops and restaurants are available for guests who do not wish to self-cater.


Listing TypeHoliday Homes
# of Single Bedrooms 0
# of Double Bedrooms1
Bathrooms 1
En Suite1
Wheelchair FriendlyNo
Sea ViewNo
Mountain ViewYes
City ViewNo
Off Street Parking1 cars
Garage Parking0 cars
Swimming PoolNo
Entertainment AreaYes