Cathedral Peak, Drakensberg

golfing at Cathedral Peak

Cathedral Peak offes adventure activities

Cathedral Peak offers family activites

Conference at Cathedral Peak

Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu Natal

Just 250km from Durban and 400km from Johannesburg, the famous Cathedral Peak Hotel is easily accessible to its many visitors from all over South Africa and abroad.

Cathedral Peak Hotel is set in the beautiful Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park (World Heritage Site) surrounded by the majestic Drakensberg mountains in uninterrupted natural beauty.

Whether you are with us on holiday, conference, or to enjoy an unforgettable honeymoon after your romantic wedding in our chapel, our service and hospitality assure you a comfortable and memorable stay.

In addition the Hotel offers a unique conference centre seating up to 200 delegates, a quaint stone and thatch chapel, reception venues and honeymoon suites ideal for that country style wedding and/or honeymoon.


Cathedral Peak Hotel offers a wide variety of accommodation. The comfortable en-suite standard rooms and standard thatched rooms are ideally situated in the beautiful hotel gardens and can accommodate between 2 & 4 guests.

Very spacious deluxe suites have a private verandah and garden and the Interleading family deluxe rooms are able to accommodate up to 4 guests in either twin or double beds. All hotel rooms provide tea/coffee making facilities, heaters, telephones, televisions and en-suite bathrooms with both bath and shower.

The well-appointed executive/ honeymoon rooms are set in secluded gardens. Each suite has been individually decorated to enhance its appeal and create a luxurious, intimate ambience. These suites all boast a large four poster bed, television, telephone, mini bar fridge, electric fireplace, underfloor heating, spa bath, and private verandah with breathtaking mountain views.

The Mponjwane Presidential Suite boasts a fireplace, spa bath, steam bath, under floor heating, two televisions with full DSTV, air-conditioning, electric curtains opening onto a private verandah with spectacular mountain views. The suite is decorated in warm textured hues with high quality finishes and sophisticated lighting. The natural surroundings are introduced into the décor and the guests will have the use of a private golf cart for the duration of their stay.

Facilities and Recreation:

The Hotel's many recreational facilities include:

9 hole - 18 tee golf course, free daily guided hikes to bushman paintings, horse-rides, mountain bike and

jogging route, tennis, squash, bowls, beach volleyball, table tennis, badminton, floodlit mini-adventure golf, 10m climbing tower, heated and cold swimming pool, fly fishing and 9 hole - 18 tee golf course

Cathedral Peak Hotel is also a welcome family retreat with a host of children's facilities including pony rides, a children's park, jumping castle, heated paddling pool, trampoline, games room and separate children's dining room. Babysitters are available on request.

Guests can relax and indulge in a massage or be pampered with one of the many other treatments available from Peak Performance Vitality Centre. Alternatively, enjoy a work out in the fully equipped gym with both strength and cardiovascular training equipment or simply relax in the steam bath.
The elegant dining room offers an extensive buffet of superb culinary creations, personally overseen by the hotel's team of top-class chefs.

After dinner, enjoy pool, darts or sport on the big screen in the well-known Harry's Bar or relax in the comfort of Albert's Cocktail Bar with the ambience of a roaring log fire.

Cathedral Peak offers family fun with quad bikig and the hotel has Wi-Fi internet connection.


Cathedral Peak Hotel's immaculate 9 hole golf course was opened in 1996 and offers alternate tees for an 18-hole game.

The new club house boasts rest rooms, lounge area, pub (Philip's Pholy) and a terrace with spectacular mountain views - the perfect 19th hole. The length of the course is 5542m and the course is graded a par 70.