• Guest Rating: (3)
  • TGCSA Grading: TGCSA 2 Star
  • Accommodation Type: Hotel
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Established in 1904, the Himeville Arms Hotel has long been a famous destination in the Southern Drakensberg.

Situated on the main road in the quaint village of Himeville, it is a pleasant drive on tar. Nestled below the towering Drakensberg mountains, the Himeville Arms, with its Old English charm and decor, welcomes you for a comfortable and enjoyable stay in two star accommodation.

The district is renowned for its natural beauty, trout waters and walks. Guests can enjoy fishing as well as golfing, hiking, horse-riding, tennis, bowls and squash and the famous Sani Pass all nearby.

Accommodation at Himeville Arms Hotel:
Our comfortable en suite rooms are dotted through the beautiful grounds of the hotel. We also have two family suites- two bedroms sharing a bathroom which each sleep four.

We can accommodate a total of 35 persons and are therefore the ideal accommodation for large tour groups. Six fully serviced Back Packer Rooms sleeping 14 persons are also available.

Our dining room and pub provide all meals and cream teas are available in the guest lounge and on the verandah. Come to our quiet country hotel to relax completely! Laze by the pool, enjoy the rich birdlife, and take in the views.


- Sani Pass trips day trips by 4x4 to top of Drakensberg
- Quad Biking Adventure trips up the Sani Pass
- Trout & Bass Fishing licences and guides
- Hiking guided and unguided trails into the mountains
- Golf 3 fine golf courses in the area
- Horseriding Trails Long overnight trails or shorter trails and riding lessons
- River Rafting Run the rapids of the area when in flood. Summer only
- Tennis The village tennis courts are situated directly below the hotel
- Bowls We can arrange this for you

Cancellation Policy:
- 0 to 15 days prior to arrival : deposit non-refundable
- 15 days or more prior to arrival : 80% of deposit refundable
- Deposits can be transferred to a later booking
Facilities & Services available:
Hiking / Walking Trails
Horse Riding
Mini Golf
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court

Himeville Arms Hotel is a Hotel in Himeville Southern Drakensberg KwaZulu-Natal South Africa

Coming from Johannesburg or Durban:
From the N3 take the Underberg off ramp at Exit 99 in the Howick area, onto the R617.
Travel 111kms to Underberg, passing through the villages of Boston and Bulwer.
In Underberg village, turn right at the T-junction following the signs to Himeville/Sani Pass.
Travel 5kms to Himeville. The hotel will be on your left hand side.

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Rooms and Units Available at Himeville Arms Hotel

Amount of similar units: 2
Sleeps 2 Adults

Garden Cottages
Amount of similar units: 2
Sleeps 2 Adults

Latest Reviews
Very old, plumbing needs some work. Dripping taps and toilet cistern took a while to fill. Beds very comfy. Breakfast good. Had a lovely stay.
Would book it again.

Mary Kavangh Nov 2010
Soap in showers would be nice!
Brigham Walker Apr 2010
I enjoy my stay at this lovely place. People of hotel are very helpful and I felt they are pleased that I was there.
Peet le Roux Apr 2009