Skarlien Liebenberg welcomes you to Acorn Cottages, situated in the heart of the stunning Champagne Valley, Central Drakensberg.

Enjoy the heavenly scenery all around you from the peace and privacy of your cottage or suite.


Look up at the imposing Drakensberg Mountain peaks of Champagne Castle and Cathkin Peak with nearby access to the peaks of Cathedral Peak, the majestic Amphitheatre at Royal Natal National Park, Injisuthi and Giants Castle.


peace and quiet


You have the best of both worlds peace and quiet and a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, but close to all the hiking trails, adventure activities, shows, restaurants, etc.


Spend your time relaxing in your cosy and private cottage or suite, each with its own fireplace and braai or around the rock pool.


Take a short walk down to the river, past the two ponds or take a short drive to any of the various activities around us.


Local activities include the Drakensberg Boys Choir and the birds of prey show at Falcon Ridge.


for sport lovers


The sport lover can play golf, bowls, tennis and various other sport events in the area.


The Cathkin Valley is the playground for the adventurous person. Canopy tours, horse riding, mountain biking, quad biking, white water rafting and many other activities are available.




The Drakensberg Mountain is however about hiking.  With Acorn Cottages as base, you have access to the paths and trails in the Cathkin Peak, Cathedral Peak, Royal Natal National Park, Injisuthi and Giants Castle regions.  


family-friendly and pet-friendly


If country life is for you, Acorn Cottages is the place to visit and your host will advise you on all the activities available. Acorn Cottages is both family-friendly and pet-friendly.




guests from australia

Magnificent setting, fantastic place, so well situated, we had a ball.




guests from south africa

Great atmosphere, very friendly staff, nice touches in the rooms, fantastic time.




guests from oxford, uk

What a wonderful place, we have really appreciated the peace, the amazing views, the superb hosts.




guests from uk cheshire


We had a superb holiday, very relaxing and very good accommodation. Very peaceful, lovely cottage, highly recommended for a relaxing break.


get in touch!


Skarlien Liebenberg:

+27 82 805 7354
All hiking queries and bookings

The Oaks Farm
District Road 277

Postal Address:
P O BOX 1165
KZN, 3340
South Africa



+27 36 468 1674


+27 82 805 7354




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