Planning a weekend getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city to the picturesque scenery of the Drakensberg Mountains? Well think about a stay in a luxury cave near to Giants Castle in the Central Drakensberg.
Antbear Drakensberg Lodge offers a base from where the is the best of the Drakensberg Mountains on your doorstep.The lodge is a collection of thatched cottages and a really special and unique option to stay in a luxury cave. Relax on the deck of your cave in a hammock chair. The cave is glassed in and has a lounge with a fireplace as well as a jacuzzi bath and a king size double bed. And ask for the private dining option where you can be served dinner on the deck of your cave by starlight and candlelight. Romantic. Romantic. Romantic!
And while you are there check out the well preserved bushman rock at at Game Pass Shelter in the Kamberg and hike the dramatic mountains at Giants Castle. Experience the foothills on horseback or go and explore the quaint little arts and craft shops on the Midlands Meander. For the adrenalin junkies there is the Drakensberg Canopy Tour or take a scenic flight in a helicopter for some of the best views without the effort of hiking.
Next on your itinerary could be a historical trip the well documented Spionkop Battlefield. Three world leaders are said to have been on one site – Winston Churchill, Louis Botha and Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi