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Cathkin House - Luxury Self-Catering House

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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A cosy haven situated in the Northern Kwazulu Natal region. A breath beneath the Drakensberg Mountains and in the slope of a hidden valley. Majestic in appearance and elegant down to every last detail. The rooms are inspired by luxurious living and superb comfort. Cathkin House offers an experience like no other, with hiking trails & trout fishing activity on your doorstep, wild game roaming the plains and a swimming pool to end off a hot summers day or a jacuzzi to warm up in on a cool autumn's night. A self-catering unit fully furnished throughout, including a washing machine, dryer and dishwasher, it makes for the perfect midweek getaway or long summer vacation. The floors are heated for the cold winters and the house is fully air-conditioned for the scorching summers. It offers 3 bedro...A cosy haven situated in the Northern Kwazulu Natal region. A breath beneath the Drakensberg Mountains and in the slope of a hidden valley. Majestic in appearance and elegant down to every last detail. The rooms are inspired by luxurious living and superb comfort. Cathkin House offers an experience like no other, with hiking trails & trout fishing activity on your doorstep, wild game roaming the plains and a swimming pool to end off a hot summers day or a jacuzzi to warm up in on a cool autumn's night. A self-catering unit fully furnished throughout, including a washing machine, dryer and dishwasher, it makes for the perfect midweek getaway or long summer vacation. The floors are heated for the cold winters and the house is fully air-conditioned for the scorching summers. It offers 3 bedrooms and 2 full stylish bathrooms, with the master en-suite, embellished with exotic features that make person feel like royalty. The house has a de-stress atmosphere which is perfect for relaxing and reading your favourite author’s new best seller . It sleeps 6 people comfortably and 7 if you’re in need of additional space. Situation on the prestigious Cathkin Estates, it is the result of decades of vision and determination to transform a cattle ranch into an eco-estate nestled against the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site and covers over 1000 hectares of virgin grasslands, indigenous forests and crystal clear mountain streams, making it the largest private game reserve in the Drakensberg. Cathkin Estate is a privately owned and managed , with 24hr security and private entrance. Surrounding activities offer a host of to do’s that will entice any traveller to explore this unique, unforgettable location.More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:72%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2016
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Cathkin house is super elegant, spacious, clean, set in a truly beautiful location that’s very secure and safe. A perfect house for our party of 8 (5 adults, 2 children and a preschooler) we felt very comfortable, thoroughly enjoyed the hot tub and pool (even...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Gillian F
Management response:Responded 14 March 2018

It was an absolute pleasure to host Gillian and her family. We look forward to welcoming them back again soon !

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place fully equipped with everything you could need for a few days away to relax and unwind. Spectacular views over the dam and waking up with the herd of eland grazing in front of the house just amazing. We will be back...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Andrewsaunders070117
Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future !

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Cathkin House is located just above a little dam, and has a spectacular, unobstructed view of the Berg. The house, and surrounds, looks exactly like the pictures show. We especially enjoyed breakfast and supper time, eating out on the patio with the view of mountains...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank LanaWood
Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future !

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

A great self catering house in one of the best, most secure and convenient locations in the berg. Really well equipped with everything needed. Great pool, Jukuzzi, fire and gas braai's and tons of video's for a rainy day. 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms are...More

Date of stay: November 2016
1  Thank Ronald & Merle F
Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future !

Reviewed 21 February 2017

Located in a basin of mountains one disappears from the world. A really nice and quiet spot tucked behind its nice and beautiful garden. A wonderful guesthouse with all the amenities you need. Loved it here because it is quiet, peaceful, and private, yet with...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank JdreG
Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future !

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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Would you recommend this rental to someone who plans to do many outdoor activities during their trip?YesNoUnsure
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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