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Offering a warm welcome and beautifully appointed accommodation. Pennygum has some of the most magnificent views in the Southern Drakensberg Mountains – a World Heritage Site – and is set in peaceful, unspoilt surroundings in beautiful grounds with apple orchards. Our four cottages are perfectly equipped for self-catering.

We are also Pet Friendly. Wi Fi is available on site.

Pierre & Jacqueline Horn
Contact: 082 544 8627
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Ripon Country Cottage


Ripon Country Cottage (4 bedrooms ,sleeps 11) and Granny Smith Cottage (2 bedroom, sleeps 4), are modern recently renovated cottages situated in the magnificent Umkhomazana Valley below the Sani Pass.

Each cottage has Wi-Fi and DSTV. Here you can freely walk amongst the Nguni herd and get a hug from Odette the Cow, braai and bass fish at the dam or just chill at your cottage.

Contact:               Erika Smith + 27 82  688 6759

Contact:  Erika Smith +27 82 6886759,


Elgin Guest house is set on a magnificent farm in Underberg, with view of green lush farmlands and mountain views. We are located 2km along the Drakensberg Gardens Road, with access to river frontage & The Olde Duck Restaurant. We offer B&B or self-catering options.

Jeannine & Ian Bonsma
Contact : 0828831627

Drakensberg Accommodation

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