WoodStay Lodge is self-catering accommodation on a small equestrian estate on the outskirts of Newcastle. It is a safe and tranquil smallholding with a farm atmosphere, plenty of bird life, dogs and horses. The perfect place to unwind, chill and of course, braai. We welcome overnight travelers, professionals on business in Newcastle and those who would like to stay a while (month-to-month).
We have 4 units, namely: - Uiltjie (Owl) - KitKat - Lonely Oak Cottage - Nguni
Newcastle Mall and Black Rock Casino is 1,5 km from the lodge, with most of the popular restaurants, shopping and other entertainment. Newcastle is the ideal midway stop-over between Johannesburg/Pretoria and Durban. There are 3 golf courses in Newcastle. Many historical sites such as Majuba, Rorkes Drift, Battle of Blood River Memorial, Talana Museum etc are in a radius of 100 km. The magical Drakensberg is a mere 150 kms away. Bird watchers enjoy travelling to Wakkerstoom for this purpose (100 km). Nambiti Big 5 Private Game Reserve is 90 km from Newcastle, on way to Durban.
Unfortunately no Internet/Wi-Fi connection or credit card facilities. An EFT payment will confirm your booking.
We look forward to welcoming you.
Accommodation at WoodStay Lodge: Uiltjie (Owl) - a cosy and romantic 1 bedroom en-suite, sleeps 2 guests and have a full kitchen, living area and a stoep with braai facilities. DSTV and an air-conditioner adds to your comfort. The bathroom has a shower above a bath. Undercover parking. All units overlooks a beautiful garden.
KitKat - is a 2 bedroom (4 sleeper) spacious unit. Ideal for families or best friends. The main bedroom has a queen bed and 2 single beds in the 2nd bedroom. 1 bathroom (shower and bath). A spacious lounge, fully equipped kitchen and large veranda (stoep) caters for outside dining/braaiing. The perfect place to take a break, take a KitKat you will find one on your bed, its a promise. DSTV and air conditioner in bedroom. Undercover parking.
Lonely Oak Cottage is a free standing self-catering cottage under a massive old Oak tree 1 bedroom (air conditioner) with double bed, en-suite (shower only). It accommodates 3 guests, as there is a single bed in the lounge/living area. A small kitchen and stoep overlooks a huge garden with braai facilities. Undercover parking.
Nguni is a spacious open-plan unit. 2x beds en suite bathroom with shower. A fully equipped kitchen with 2 plate stove/oven, fridge, microwave etc. DSTV and a lovely veranda with huge garden and braai facilities add to your comfort and relaxing stay. It is ideal for couples or best friends. Undercover parking.
Rooms and Units Available:
KitKat 2 bedroom,4 sleeper
KitKat is a large unit with 2 bedrooms, (queen bed and 2 single beds), 1 bathroom with shower and bath, kitchen, lounge and verandah with braai facilities. Undercover parking. DSTV and aircons in bedrooms.
Sleeps 4 Adults
Lonely Oak Cottage 1 bedroom, 3 sleeper
1 bedroom en suite with double bed, 1 single bed in living area, lounge and fully equipped kitchen. Lovely garden with braai facilities. Undercover parking. DSTV and airon.
Sleeps 3 Adults
Nguni open plan unit
1 bedroom en suite, 2 x 3/4 beds, kitchen and verandah with braai facilities. DSTV and undercover parking.
Sleeps 2 Adults
Uiltjie 1bedroom 2 sleeper
Romantic unit with 1 bedroom with aircon(double bed) bathroom, lounge with DSTV and kitchen. Veranda with braai facilities. Undercover parking.
Sleeps 2 Adults
Facilities & Services available:
Children under 12 Elderly Honeymoon Couples
Pets only by Arrangement Ironing Service Self-Braai / Barbecue
Garden Parking (off-street - covered) Afrikaans
- If reservation is cancelled or modified, 7 days (1 week) before arrival, 50% will be charged and 50% will be refunded to the guest. - In case of a “no-show”, the total price of the reservation will be charged. No refunds.