Luxury Accommodation - Book NowRelax, Unwind, RechargeMountain Biker's ParadiseKarkloof Private Nature ReserveFamily FunCreate your own adventure

Luxury Accommodation - Book Now

Four self-catering lodges

Relax, Unwind, Recharge

Move in time with nature

Mountain Biker's Paradise

Trails from your doorstep

Karkloof Private Nature Reserve

Escape to indigenous forest and grassland

Family Fun

Freedom of the farm

Create your own adventure

Cycling, hiking, fishing, birding, more

FLOWERING PLANTS FOUND ON RECENTLY BURNT AREA OF ROCKWOOD Acalypha peduncularis Albuca setosa Anthericum cooperi Asclepias cucullata Aristea cognata Aster bakerianus Clutia cordata Crassula perforata Cyanotis speciosa Dierama igneum Dipcadi viride Eriosema salignum Eriospermum ornithogaloides Eriosema distinctum Erisema salignum Eulophia hians Euphorbia guenzii Euphorbia sp. (very small fls, round, red rim) Gerbera ambigua Helichrysum aureonitens…

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The indigenous forest of the Karkloof Nature Reserve is home to a variety of bird and mammal species, like those you’ll find on our bird and mammal lists over on our Activities page. We have set up a trail camera on our MTB trail near the hidden waterfall which is in the heart of the…

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Rockwood Forest Lodge is available for this 3 day staged trail run. This 3-day track and trail run will see participants cover just over 100km in 3 days, staged out of a single base camp in the Karkloof area in KwaZulu-Natal. The run will incorporate roads in and around the Karkloof Nature Reserve, and you can expect easy…

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Thank you to all our guests who have taken the time to review their stay on TripAdvisor – you helped us achieve a Certificate of Excellence! TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence award programme, now in its 7th year, recognises top establishments in a particular area. To be eligible, an accommodation provider must consistently retain a “bubble…

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This family-run cheesery, based in Lion’s River, KZN, produces the most indulgent dairy products! We are proud to offer our self-catering guests the opportunity to now order cheese platters from The Gourmet Greek. Each platter will have a selection of 4-5 different cheeses, each weighing up to 250g and can be pre-ordered at the time…

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The beauty of a self-catering holiday is that you are free to do as as you please. Want to sleep in and not worry about missing breakfast? Sure you can. Want to enjoy that breakfast for lunch rather? No problem! Want to explore your surroundings at a time that’s convenient for your family? Absolutely! We…

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Self-Catering holiday accommodation just got the added bonus of “choice”! We’ve always strongly believed that our guests should be able to “Choose their own Adventure” while staying with us. From hiking to birding to the popular Karkloof Canopy Tour and more, we’re all for enjoying options. And now, we have made it possible for our…

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