Situated on the historic "Battlefields Route" only 3,5 hours drive from Johannesburg and Durban, Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort offers you a host of leisure activities plus 9 hot and cold mineral water pools.
The invigorating and healing qualities of hot mineral waters have been known for centuries. The waters that are found at Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort have the added benefit of being "Triple Waters" i.e they contain carbonates, chlorides and sulphates and have a temperature, at source, of 40 degrees C.
Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort is set in 800 acres of beautiful KwaZulu bushveld with access to +/- 4 kms of the magnificent Bivane River that flows through the property and lends a sense of tranquility to the surrounds.
The gardens are lush with lawns, trees and shrubs and together with the riverine system, these ideal habitats have given rise to bountiful bird life. Nearly 100 species of bird have been identified.
Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort is known for its cuisine - our "farm-style" breakfasts are inclusive and you have a choice from our extensive and sumptuous a la-carte menu in the evening. A superb carvery buffet is also sometimes on offer.
Accommodation at Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort:
Natal Spa has 57 large, comfortably furnished en-suite bedrooms – these include 16 Twins, 30 Family Rooms, 3 double rooms, 8 luxury King Size Rooms and 23 Self Catering Units.
Each hotel room has a private bathroom and a TV. In-room coffee and tea making facilities are provided.
Each room has a TV offering 11 channels including M-Net.
Dining at Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort
Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort is known for its cuisine – “farm-style” breakfasts at the dining room and terrace, light meals at The Bistro.
The Raptors Restaurant bar (open from 10 am until late) and the Boulders Bar alongside the heated pools are perfect spots for sundowners.
• Bistro - max seats of 30, light meals during the day.
• Ematsheni Amakhulu (The Big Rock) - main dining room, max seats of 150, buffet breakfast, conference lunches, buffet dinner.
• Raptor’s Bar - big screen tv, open from 10h00 to late.
• Boulder’s Bar - big screen tv, open from 10h00 to 18h00.
Wellness Centre & Spa
Treat yourself to an oasis of tranquility with breathtaking views, unsurpassed natural spoils and the serenity of luxurious Spa treatments.
The popular Wellness Centre consists of a sauna and plunge pool, two Jacuzzis, two steam rooms, a 24 jet hydrotherapy bath (heated) as well as a fully equipped gym with cardiovascular circuit, weight training and juice bar.
The Wellness Centre also includes CelluBeauty Wellness Retreat, which offers 3 treatment rooms (booking is essential).
Conferencing at Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort
To host fantastic conferences, events and wedding receptions, Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort offers three well-equipped conference rooms which can accommodate between 10 – 120 delegates. A stylish and scenic boardroom is also available for smaller meetings up to 10 delegates.
For team building activities/leisure time a variety of activities are offered Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort.
Location of Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort:
Situated between Vryheid & Paulpietersburg on the Battlefields Route, approx 3.5 hours north of Durban International Airport (4 hours from Jhb North).
Approximate travelling time to Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort:
Johannesburg (North): 4 Hours
Johannesburg (South): 3.5 Hours
Durban: 3.5 Hours
Facilities & Services:
Children under 12 years
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Parking (open and off-street)
Fireplace on the Premises
Hiking / Walking Trails
Gooderson Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort Activities:
There are many recreational activities available for your enjoyment at Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort:
• Super Tube
• Quad Biking
• Mountain Biking
• Hiking Trails
• Table Tennis
• Pool Tables and Darts
• BMX Track
• Adventure Golf
• Horse Riding
We also have 2 demarcated hiking trails for the walking enthusiast and Bushmen paintings can be seen in close proximity to the hotel.
• Ntombe Battlefield
• Egode River Monument
• Kruger Bridge
• The Village of Luneburg
• Fort Clery in Luneburg
Gooderson Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort Map:
Gooderson Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort Guest Reviews
Average Guest Rating:
out of 5
based on 28
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The kids loved the activities and everything very clean and neat. Will definitely go again.
Rating: Reviewed by Esther van Zyl on 1 April 2014
Rating: Reviewed by Mrs Natasha Ramlal on 13 January 2014
This has been my very best visit ever, enjoyed my stay. Keep up the good hospitality and treatment to all visitors.
Rating: Reviewed by Sizwe Hlophe over a year ago
Our stay at the resort was a really enjoyable experience, my wife and I would recommend Natal Spa to any one who wants a relaxing and pleasent break.
Rating: Reviewed by Roger Macaskill over a year ago