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

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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To all guests who voted for us in SA Tourism’s Lilizela Tourism Awards, we are very grateful! We’re delighted to announce that we are a provincial winner in the self-catering accommodation award category. Thank you also to our team of service-orientated staff who go out of their review to ensure a guest’s pleasant stay. Doing…

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Easter is a special time for many families and if you’re celebrating and have booked your holiday with us, we’ve got you covered! Our team will hide some tasty chocolate eggs around your lodge on Easter Sunday morning. Feel free to enjoy your very own forest or farm Easter Egg hunt with your family! You’re…

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Guests often ask “What can we do?” while staying at Rockwood Lodges in the Karkloof, KZN Midlands. As the long weekends and school holidays loom, we share the inside scoop of what’s best to do during those lazy days… Rockwood Farm House and Farm Cottage Itinerary: Day 1:  Arrive and unpack (our friendly staff will…

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