Champagne Sports Resort - Situated in the tranquility of the Central Drakensberg, boasting the most spectacular view of Champagne Castle and Cathkin Peak, lies Champagne Sports Resort.
This cosy hideaway`s unique combination of convenient location, country club atmosphere, luxury accommodation and friendly staff makes packing your bags to leave this eternal place a challenge.
Champagne Sports Resort is more than a hotel in the mountains, it is an experience. From the 18-hole championship golf course to the roaming herds of Blesbok and Impala and the rare bird life that inhabit the estate, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
And, with five dams stocked with either bass or trout, as well as outstanding sporting facilities and cultural activities, this enduring resort provides a balance between recreation for sports enthusiasts and tranquility for those seeking relaxation.
From the moment you arrive at our front door you will feel the stress of the city has been left far behind.
Self-contained, free standing thatched cottages provide the finest accommodation, and delectable fare and sumptuous banquets coupled with every possible creature comfort makes Champagne Sports Resort the ultimate `berg experience.
Only a three-and-a-half hours drive from Johannesburg and 2-hours from Durban, the resort is ideally situated for both relaxing leisure weekends and for corporate conferences.
Floodlit tennis courts, four swimming pools, waterpolo, basketball, badminton, table tennis, mini-gym, plus bowls and sports-putt.
Mountain biking, horse-riding from nearby stables, hiking trails, scenic walks or helicopter flips directly from the resort for the more adventurous.
And for the kids trampolines, jungle-gyms, mini-tennis, playground activities and a whole lot more.
For the wanderer, Champagne Sports Resort also has many nearby attractions.
These include the world-famous Drakensberg Choir, which holds weekly performances, to the famous Ardmore Art Studios - the nearby game reserves of Spionkop and Weenen where the mountain vulture hides, to the famous Anglo-Boer war battlefields, there is something for everyone.
The resort offers a variety of superb, fully serviced accommodation.
Find a bedroom that’s perfect for your needs. All the rooms have recently been upgraded to make your stay a comfortable one. We have a variety of rooms to suit your needs: Double and Twin Rooms, Family Suites, Inter-leading Rooms, Disable Rooms, Yellowwood Rooms, Presidential Suits or Chalets.
The hotel has wheelchair access throughout and all bedrooms are linked to the main hotel buildings by way of thatch covered walkways.
Room facilities include:
- Telephones (Direct Dialing)
- Television (SABC 1,2,3, M-Net, Movie Magic, DMX and SuperSport)
- Tea / Coffee making facilities
- Overhead Ceiling Fans
- Bureau and writing lamp with Information Folder and Stationery
- En-Suite Bathroom
Featuring wheelchair access, railings and more to ensure that every guest feels safe, welcomed and cared for.
Enjoy breath-taking views of the Central Drakensberg mountains from the comfort of your beautifully finished room.
Mountain-facing double room with 1 double bed (9 units).
Mountain-facing double/twin room with 2 single beds (78 units).
Specially designed to offer families comfort while they take in the spectacular sights of the mountain.
With 1 double bed and 2 single beds.
Luxury and tranquillity are yours in our finest suite, built to leave you feeling rested and revived with 1 king bed.
Yellowwood mountain-facing double/twin room with 2 single beds or 1 double bed.
- 90 to 120 days prior to commencement of services: 30%
- 60 to 90 days prior to commencement of services: 50%
- 0 to 60 days prior to commencement of services: 100%
Please note that your entire deposit will be forfeited in the event of a cancellation.
Travel along the N3, past Pietermaritzburg and through Mooi River.
You will pass the Wagendrift Dam on your left, and keep going until you reach the Estcourt North Giants Castle Central Berg Turnoff.
Turn left at the glide-off, and carry on through Loskop for 28kms.
Please note there are lost of cattle and animals, be careful!
You will reach a crossroads, with a sign saying Central Drakensberg, turn left. Follow this road for 11kms, and Champagne Sports is situated on the left hand side.