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Amazian Mountain River Lodge

Luxury Accommodation in Underberg, Sani's Pass, Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Description

Break away to a Malaria free area and escape from the hustle and bustle of city life and get pampered with personalized service in the ultimate tranquil surroundings at Amazian Mountain River Lodge a privately owned lodge, situated in the Southern Drakensberg, near the uKhahlamba World Heritage site. Relax in one of our seven luxury honeymoon suites over looking the river, complete with spa baths and heating facilities. Enjoy a spectacular view whilst having -a de-stress aromatherapy hot stone or crystal stone massage treatment, - sipping champagne in our the water On sens spa/Jacuzzi, -working out in our open air gym, -lounging at our pool, -or detoxing in our steam room . Still your mind even further by going for a beautiful scenic walk to the gorge or to our Labyrinth. Go for a romantic quad bike picnic or meet our resident otter family and monitor lizard while rowing up the river on our fisherman boat. For the avid fly fisherman try you hand at catching wild rainbow or brown trout on the 3,5km of pristine river frontage. Test the river strength and rapids with our comfortable tubes on a mild 1½ hr journey – fun for all ages, or the more adventurous challenge of 4hrs for the less faint-hearted. Book an hour’s Archery lesson in Robin Hood’s little forest and get the adrenalin rush of hitting a bulls eye! Recharge and explore the beautiful mountain scenery on horseback, go on a guided Bushman’s rock art hike, hike into the world heritage site, birding, fauna and flora tours or explore the legendary Sani’s Pass – best 4x4 experience in SA and have a Maluti beer at the highest pub in Africa! For the avid birdwatcher over 300 bird species are found in the area including the Black stork, Bald ibis, Bearded and Cape vultures, Black eagle, Jackal buzzard, Black harrier, Orange breasted Rockjumper, Drakensberg Siskin, the Blue, Crowned and Wattled Crane’s and Denham’s bustard. End the day with a romantic evening savoring our chef's gourmet creations and recommended wines. Round the evening of with a lesson in astronomy learning more about our stars and planets topped with a glass of port or gluwine. The legendary Alan Paton’s Express (“Cry for me beloved country”) offers scheduled train trips reliving the past and an experience of traveling back in time in one of the only trains of its kind still operational. For the rugby or sports fanatics – Yes! Saturday afternoons the big screen LCD 42” TV gets switched on (if there is a big match) and we celebrate afterwards with a traditional “potjie” or “braaivleis” dinner. Be prepared to be overwhelmed with wonder! Due to nature of establishment & surroundings, only children over 15yrs are allowed.

Enjoy a spectacular view  whilst having

  • a de-stress aromatherapy hot stone or crystal stone massage treatment,
  • sipping champagne in our the hot water Onsens spa/Jacuzzi,
  • working out in our open air gym,
  • lounging at our pool,
  • or detoxing in our steam room

Still your mind even further by going for a beautiful scenic walk to the gorge or to our Labyrinth. Go for a romantic quad bike picnic or meet our resident otter family and monitor lizard while rowing up the river on our fisherman boat. For the avid fly fisherman try you hand at catching wild rainbow or brown trout on the 3,5km of pristine river frontage. 

Test the river strength and rapids with our comfortable tubes on a mild 1½ hr journey – fun for all ages, or the more adventurous challenge of 4hrs for the less faint-hearted. 

Book an hour’s Archery lesson in Robin Hood’s little forest and get the adrenalin rush of hitting a bulls eye! 

Recharge and explore the beautiful mountain scenery on horseback, go on a guided Bushman’s rock art hike, hike into the world heritage site, birding, fauna and flora tours or explore the legendary Sani’s Pass – best 4x4 experience in SA and have a Maluti beer at the highest pub in Africa! 

For the avid birdwatcher over 300 bird species are found in the area including the Black stork, Bald ibis, Bearded and Cape vultures, Black eagle, Jackal buzzard, Black harrier, Orange breasted Rockjumper,  Drakensberg siskin, the Blue, Crowned and Wattled  Crane’s and Denham’s bustard.

End the day with a romantic evening savoring our chef's gourmet creations and recommendations on the complementary wines. Round the evening of with a lesson in astronomy learning more about our stars and planets topped with a glass of port or gluwine.

The legendary Alan Paton’s Express (“Cry for me beloved country”) offers scheduled train trips reliving the past and an experience of traveling back in time in one of the only trains of its kind still operational.

For the rugby or sports fanatics – Yes! Saturday afternoons the big screen LCD 42” TV gets switched on (if there is a big match) and we celebrate afterwards with a traditional “potjie” or “braaivleis” dinner.

 Be prepared to be overwhelmed with wonder!  *Please enquire on our all inclusive honeymoon packages as well as weekend and mid week packages.*

 Accommodation

Rooms and units

Double rooms 7

Includes: D B & B

All our rooms are equipped with the best in luxury: ranging from twin to Super King Orthopedic beds. Two armchairs, coffee table,TV, DVD Player, spa bath, lockable safe, bar fridges, outside table and chairs and views of the mountains and river.

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Contact Details:
Reservations
Tel: 086 127 6237
Int. Tel: +27 51 924 0585

Attractions

Still your mind by going for a beautiful scenic walk to the gorge or to our Labyrinth. Go for a romantic quad bike picnic or meet our resident otter family and monitor lizard while rowing up the river on our fisherman boat. For the avid fly fisherman try you hand at catching wild rainbow or brown trout on the 3,5km of pristine river frontage.

Test the river strength and rapids with our comfortable tubes on a mild 1½ hr journey – fun for all ages, or the more adventurous challenge of 4hrs for the less faint-hearted. Book an hour’s Archery lesson in Robin Hood’s little forest and get the adrenalin rush of hitting a bulls eye!

Recharge and explore the beautiful mountain scenery on horseback, go on a guided Bushman’s rock art hike, hike into the world heritage site, birding, fauna and flora tours or explore the legendary Sani’s Pass - best 4x4 experience in South Africa and have a Maluti beer at the highest pub in Africa!

For the avid birdwatcher over 300 bird species are found in the area including the Black stork, Bald ibis, Bearded and Cape vultures, Black eagle, Jackal buzzard, Black harrier, Orange breasted Rockjumper, Drakensberg siskin, the Blue, Crowned and Wattled Crane’s and Denham’s bustard.

The legendary Alan Paton’s Express (“Cry for me beloved country”) offers scheduled train trips reliving the past and an experience of traveling back in time in one of the only trains of its kind still operational.

For the rugby or sports fanatics - Yes! Saturday afternoons the big screen LCD 42” TV gets switched on (if there is a big match) and we celebrate afterwards with a traditional “potjie” or “braaivleis” dinner

Activities on the Premises
Teambuilding

Activities Nearby
Trout Fishing, Bird Watching, Fishing, Golf, Canoeing / Kayaking, Caving, Climbing - Traditional, Fishing - Fly, Fishing - Freshwater, Hang Gliding, Health & Fitness, Horse Riding, Paddling - Canoeing, Paddling - Kayaking, Paragliding, River Rafting/Expedition, Rowing, Walking, Hiking / Backpacking, 4 X 4 Trails

Nearby Attractions

Sani's Pass25.0 km
Drakensberg Park World Heritage site25.0 km
Natal coast100.0 km
Hiking0.0 km
Wedding Venue0.0 km
Ixopo Budhist Retreat70.0 km
Bushman Rock Art Paintings25.0 km
Labyrinth0.0 km
Lesotho 65.0 km
Midlands Meander60.0 km

 

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Facilities

Facilities and Services
Fax, Photocopy Machine, Internet Access, Airport Shuttle Service, Wheelchair Enabled, Parking Available, Laundry Service, Garden, Bar on the Premises, Swimming Pool, Communal MNet, Gymnasium, Library, Off Street Parking, No Pets Permitted, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Fireplace on the Premises, Communal Satelite TV, Internet, DVD, Alarm/Security, Boma Fire, Credit Card Facility, Spa Treatments, Splash Pool, Hospitality Bar

Facilities in Rooms/Units
Television in Rooms, No Smoking in Rooms, Fan in Rooms, Tea and Coffee in Rooms, Heater in Rooms, MNET in Rooms, Bar Fridges in Rooms, DVD, Jacuzzi, Mosquito Net, Two - pronged plug point Available

Conference
Overhead Projector Available, Whiteboard Available, Television Available, Conference Venue <25 People, DVD Player Available, Flip Chart Available, Pens Supplied

Dining

End the day with a romantic evening savoring our chef's gourmet creations and recommendations on the complementary wines. Round the evening of with a lesson in astronomy learning more about our stars and planets topped with a glass of port or gluwine.

 

Special offers


Weekend Wine & Food Pairing Jubilee Friday Evening: Food & Wine pairing evening at our new Wine Gallery Emporium Saturday: Brunch: Champagne tasting brunch on the deck. Mid-Afternoon: Archery and Hanepoot Martini’s Dinner: Braai, Bon-Fire and Sundowners around the pool under the milky way Sunday: Country Breakfast Price from R 2995 per couple – Limited availability Valid 15 Oct - 12 Dec 10

Directions

In the Southern Drakensberg very close to the famous Sani?s Pass. Take Main High way between Durban and Johannesburg. Take the Howick / Underburg turn off. Follow the road signs clearly marked Underburg. Travel for plus minus 96km from turn off. Look out after Bulwer plus minus 22.5km for the first. Coleford Road turn-off. Take the turn off to the left and follow the dirt road (well maintained) for plus minus 7.35km. AmaZian is on the right-hand before the Umzimkulu River.

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