PRICE (pp sharing):
from R 450
Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge provides accommodation in the Drakensberg for hikers, climbers, adventure travellers and families. It is located at the base of the Drakensberg's Sentinel Peak. At 2286 m above sea level, the lodge is the highest in the Northern Drakensberg.<br /><br />The lodge offers a number of comfortable bungalows and chalets. All bedding and towels are provided, and heaters are available as evenings on the mountain can get chilly. The bungalows are circular buildings with three units per building. Each unit comprises two bedrooms which share a bathroom and offer a stunning view.<br /><br />A central restaurant provides breakfast, and lunch and dinner are offered on an la carte basis. The pub is open to all guests, and there are a number of activities to be enjoyed in the area including hiking, mountain climbing and trout fishing. This area is home to the threatened bearded vulture, for the birdwatchers to enjoy.