Haggards on Hilldrop B&B

  • TGCSA Grading:
  • Guesthouse, Bed & Breakfast
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Rich with Industrial Diversity, Newcastle attracts mostly Corporate Clientele. Haggards on Hilldrop B&B is nestled at the foothill of the Hilldrop Rocky Range, and is ideally situated between Gauteng, Durban, the Kruger National Park and the Drakensberg.

As the Original Farmhouse of Sir Rider Haggard, Author of “King Solomon’s Mines”, built in 1875 and the focal point of our Bed & Breakfast, many a Corporate and Holiday Visitor has shared the history hereof since 29 July 1995.

Our rooms are inviting with crisp poly-percale linen enhanced by the rich colours of Persian and Kelim carpets and mostly wooden flooring. Each Bedroom walks onto a patio or balcony with Garden or Forest views. Secure parking on premises for each room makes unpacking a breeze.

Our 3 Hectare Indigenous Forest hosts an array of birdlife which surrounds the Honesty Bar and Swimming Pool. The Braai Lapa is available for private use and a favourite meeting place.

Facilities at Haggards on Hilldrop B&B:
- Carwash
- Outdoor Pool
- Wireless Internet
- Laundry on Request
- Honesty Bar / Pool Table
- Secure Parking at all Rooms
- Breakfast Served 7 Days a Week
- Dinner Served by Arrangement Only
- Electronic Entrance to Premises for Security
- Generator Back-up from 5:30am to 22:00pm

Accommodation at Haggards on Hilldrop B&B:
Our comfortable and spacious non-smoking rooms have been designed to accommodate all our guest’s needs, whether on business or holiday. Our rooms surround our National Monument with:
- Wardrobe
- Airconditioned
- En-suite Bathroom
- Desk / Workspace
- Poly-Percale Linen
- Double / King / Twin Beds
- Private Entrance / Balcony
- Coffee / Tea / Hot Chocolate
- Television with DSTV Hotel Package

Our Lodge Offers the following accommodation as per 4 Star Grading:-

2 Triple Rooms
2 Historical Rooms
24 Luxury Double Rooms
5 Standard Double Rooms
1 Self-Catering Family Unit
1 2 Bedroomed Family Unit

Whether you choose the comfort and privacy of our beautiful rooms or to relax on your verandah or at our Pool, we can assure you will enjoy your stay with us.


Newcastle lies amongs some of the most famous Battlefields.

See our Website for our Rich History.

Cancellation Policy:

- Non arrival, no refund
- Early departures, no refund
- Less than 7 days notice, no refund
- 1 to 2 weeks notice, 25 % refund

Facilities & Services:

Children under 12 years
Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Ironing Service
Special Meals on Request
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Dining room
Fireplace on the Premises
Parking (off-street - open)
Parking (off-street - covered)
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool
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Units and Rooms

Double Room
En-Suite Room with Double Bed
Count: 28
Max Persons: 2
King Size Roo,
En-Suite Room with King Size Bed
Count: 4
Max Persons: 2
Triple Room
En-Suite Room with 1x Double and 1x Single Bed
Count: 2
Max Persons: 2
Self Catering Unit
En-Suite 2 Bedroomed Unit Fully Self CateringKing size Bed and Double Bed
Max Persons: 4
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