Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, in its awesome setting with splendid views of the mountains and running with crystal clear streams and waterfalls, is the ultimate in peace, tranquility and solitude.
It is ideal for its intended purpose as a restful refuge with professional yet understated service and most of all a gourmet experience to remember.
All the ingredients are in place for a complete treat at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse:
* warm snug beds with mohair blankets and crisp, fresh cotton sheets
* a spectacular view of the mist covered mountains emerging from the early morning sun
* the aromas of a country kitchen tempting hunger heightened by the brisk mountain air
* loving meals of hearty soups
* vegetables, freshly caught trout, local cheeses and homemade breads
* bundles of fresh herbs and vegetables just picked from the kitchen garden
* a friendly dining room filled with the quiet buzz of contented conversations
* a roaring fire in the lounge, cantilevered over a trout-filled dam.
Choose just the right wine from the underground wine cellar and prepare your senses for the tastes and flavours for the food. Passion and dedication are the keywords in the Cleopatra kitchen.
PLEASE NOTE: we do not accept kids under 12 yrs old.
Accommodation at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse:
We have developed a gourmet getaway with six luxurious en suite double/twin rooms, 2 spacious suites with queen beds and separate lounges and one luxury suite with his and hers bathrooms, dressing room and fireplace in the lounge.
All rooms have TV, separate bath, separate shower and separate loos with cotton sheets, mohair blankets and heated under blankets and heated towel rails.
Tea and coffee with homemade biscuits are also available in the rooms. Attention to detail is evident everywhere.
Clothing and Accessories:
Our attitude to clothing is very relaxed and ranges from the informal to smart casual for dinner.
Please remember to bring good walking shoes, hat and sun screen.
Rain gear is advisable during the summer months.
Warm jackets are recommended for evening wear during the winter as we often sit round the outside fire.
Health and Climate:
As we are situated in the Drakensberg, summer temperatures may range from 20° C to 30° C during the day, often with dramatic afternoon thunderstorms.
Winter daytime temperatures range from 10°C to 25°C and the night temperatures can drop to below 0° C.
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is tucked away in the beautiful Kamberg valley close to Giant's Castle Nature Reserve, and all the normal mountain pursuits such as swimming, walking and hiking are available.
More than 28 days prior to arrival : 10% Cancellation fee
From 22 - 28 days prior to arrival : 25% Cancellation fee
From 15 - 21 days prior to arrival : 50% Cancellation fee
From 08 - 14 days prior to arrival : 75% Cancellation fee
Less than 7 days prior to arrival : 100% Cancellation fee
Kindly note that cancellations or amendments to reservations must be made in writing.
Any refunds on the deposits are at the discretion of management and are dependent on the ability to re-let the room.
Facilities & Services available:
24-Hour Room Service
Bar on the Premises
Parking (off-street - covered)
Hiking / Walking Trails
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is a Guesthouse in Central Drakensberg KwaZulu-Natal South Africa