Woodridge Country Hotel and Spa
is located in beautiful gardens, situated in an 89 ha Nature Reserve, on the rolling hills of Balgowan. This is the heart of the KZN Midlands.
Quiet elegance, heartfelt hospitality, excellent cuisine and service are enhanced by the on site Spa and diverse activities in the area. This highly sought after wedding, conference and leisure venue is completely unique.
The hotel is situated 1.5 hours from Durban and King Shaka Airport and 4 hours from Gauteng and Oliver Tambo Airport. By air you can also access the hotel from Oribi Airport in Pietermaritzburg.
Restaurants and Cuisine: Isibaya A La Carte Restaurant
Our menu is inspired by the riches of the African continent. Isibaya is open daily for dinne, lunch and breakfast.
A truly outdoor African eating extravaganza within the Nature Reserve. Food is prepared on open fires including various options such as a traditional SA Braai, Potjies and other exciting options.
Woodridge TOUCH Spa
Take refuge from the stresses of modern day life at our TOUCH Spa. A tranquil environment conducive to relaxation and indulgence.
TOUCH spa has an enticing Spa menu for Men and Ladies, utilizing the relaxing benefits of blissful treatments that leave you feeling fabulously indulged and totally de-stressed.
Woodridge Country Hotel and Spa offers tailored Conference packages to meet your individual needs. Packages include the facilitation and organisation of team building activities on or off site.
Our facilities cater for between 60 - 120 delegates and full internet facilities are available in the Conference Room.
Woodridge Country Hotel offers a choice of 3 venues for weddings, all tastefully themed and decorated.
Other facilities on site include:
- boma in the nature reserve
- picturesque chapel
- 10 seater jucuzzi
- eco spring water swimming pools
- soap beauty products shop - products are made onsite in the old French tradition
- soap making courses by prior arrangement
Accommodation at Woodridge Country Hotel and Spa:
Beautiful gardens and stunning views, provide the backdrop for the comfortable and varied accommodation.
Choose from 10 Deluxe rooms with Spring Water pools, 5 Garden Cottages or 15 Forest Suites.
All rooms have on suite bathrooms, with separate bath and shower.
All rooms are equipped with heaters, hairdryers, televisions ( with selected DSTV channels), electric blankets, homemade eco friendly bath and beauty products as well as tea and coffee making facilities.
Good cellphone reception available from all the rooms and internet connectivity in the main hotel.
Facilities & Services:
- Children under 12 years
- Honeymoon Couples
- Pets only by Arrangement
- Babysitting Service
- Laundry Service
- Limited Room Service
- Special Meals on Request
- Conference facilities
- Wine Tasting
- Wedding facilities
- Team Building
- Dining room
- Bar on the Premises
- Cots available
- Petrol on site
- Curio Shop
- Internet Access
- Tourism Information Desk
- Fax & Photocopy Machine
- Fireplace on the Premises
- Parking (off-street - open)
- Xhosa / Zulu
- Hiking / Walking Trails
- Communal Television
- Swimming Pool
- Communal Satellite TV
Woodridge Country Hotel and Spa Activities:
The hotel is situated in the heart of the Midlands Meander Arts and Crafts Route - an excellent base from which to explore. Well situated close to numerous Top KZN Schools and only 1 Km from Michaelhouse School.
Ideal for complete relaxation, Good Food, Tranquil Spa Treatments, Walks in the Nature Reserve - Unwind and revitalise.
Close to 3 Top Golf courses, Kanopy Tours, Battlefield Tours and the exciting Midlands Meander.
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Clothing & Accessories:
Come prepared - we recommend for all seasons, that you bring a warm jacket and some warm clothing, a swimming costume, a rain coat or umbrella, comfortable walking shoes and a track suit for the Spa.
Dress code for breakfast and lunch is casual and for dinner smart casual is perfect.
Health & Climate:
We are in a malaria free area and there are no heath warnings for this area at any time of the year.
Winter days are normally warm and sunny getting cold in the evenings and early mornings.
Spring is a beautiful season - full of blossoms and warm to hot beautiful blue sky days. Rain can occur.
Summer days can be hot with clear blue skys but the weather can change suddenly and become wet and cold.
Autumn is magnificent as the Plain trees, Liquid Ambers and Oaks turn to stunning autumn colours. Warm days are normal with evenings being chilly.