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Fordoun Hotel

Fordoun Hotel and Spa is a 5 star hotel offering luxury Drakensberg Accommodation in the Midlands Meander on Nottingham Road. The hotel has 22 luxury suites that are converted original farmstead sheds.
Midlands Meander | 5 Star hotel | 22 luxury rooms | 200 Km's from Durban | 300 Km's from Joburg
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Description of Fordoun Hotel

This 5 star hotel is accessed easily via the N3 and is situated on nottingham road. The Fordoun Hotel is renowned for its excellent services and it's spa treatments. The hotel also features fine dining at their bistro which can be accommopanied by any of their wines which have been hand picked by the owner himself from local farms in the surrounding area.

The Hotel offers accommodation in 22 luxury suites which are built from the original farmstead sheds and have been converted for modern day comfort.

 

Accommodation

The Fordoun Hotel features 22 luxury hotel individual hotel rooms in 3 room catagories. Most of these rooms are original farmstead sheds from the 19th century that have been converted. There is also a double suite with wheelchair access and specially adapted bathroom. Room facilities include:

  • king-size bed
  • en suite bathroom with bath and shower
  • under floor heating, air-conditioning
  • tea and coffee-making facilities
  • mini bar area
  • TV and DVD player

Activities:

  • Golfing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Karkloof Canopy Tours
  • Horse Riding
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Midlands Meander - the renowned tourism route surrounds Fordoun
  • Clay pigeon shooting

Restaurant

The Fordoun is home to the 5 star Skye Bistro which offers fine dining and farm style breakfasts. The atmosphere is made more charming with the log burning fires and veranda from which the sun set can be seen. The restaurant offers lighter, cafe type meals, decadent treats and can also cater for the more health conscious. The wine collection consists of over 63 local wines which are all selected by the owner, Jon Bates and the kitchen is run by Chef Regis Drouet and his team.

Spa

The spa at Fordoun Hotel features a varity of treatments including massages, baths, body wraps, specialised treatments, facials, hand and feet treatments, waxing and tinting. The spa also offers consultations including traditional healing consultations.

Wedding and Conference facilities:

The conference centre at the Fordoun Hotel features facilities for up to 40 delegates including quality equipment, catering and the Fordoun Spa. The specious conference room is able to play host to a number of other functions and events including wedding and wedding receptions. Weddings at the Fordoun Hotel are picturesque as they are set near or in the expansive garden. Arrangements can include 5 star cusine, photography, spa specials and facilities as well as exclusive accommodation in the individual rooms.

 

Fordoun Hotel and Spa packages

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Fordoun has worked out packages that suit clients need and budgets

Below is a selection of packages with summerised details.
To download a more comprehensive list of the Fordoun packages and pricing click here for the pdf ( 220Kb )

Essence of Africa

4 nts | R 16 140 per couple

  • Four nights accommodation including breakfast
  • A light lunch on each of the 3 days
  • 3 course dinner on two of the evenings
  • Rasul Clay and Steam Experience (A stimulating ceremony of Zulu Clay and steam)
  • Royal Zulu Bath with Dr. Elliott Ndlovu’s herbal compound of Rooibos, Lavender and African Potato which is soothing for the skin and relaxing for the body
  • Ndlovu Nourishing Swedish Massage
  • Inkomfe (African Potato) Herbal Wrap with Vichy Shower and Marula Oil Application
  • Hot Stone Therapy Massage, using heated granite rocks.
  • Reflexology
  • Nduku Nduku Massage with Dr. Elliott Ndlovu’s Oils using traditional Knobkerrie sticks that invigorate and ease muscle tension.
  • Healing Earth Ladies or Gents Facial
  • Spa Pedicure

Tranquil Escape

3 nts | R11 880 per Couple

  • Three Nights accommodation including breakfast
  • A light lunch on one of the days
  • A 3 course dinner on one of the evenings
  • Rasul Clay and Steam Experience (A stimulating ceremony of Zulu Clay and steam)
  • Aromatherapy Massage
  • Reflexology
  • Dermalogica Facial
  • Healing Earth Liquid Yoga Milk Bath
  • Ndlovu Nourishing Swedish Massage
  • Spa Manicure
  • Spa Pedicure

 

Healing Hands Package

2 nts | R 7 910.00 per couple (MW)

 

Earth Package

2 nts | R 6 200.00 per couple (MW)

 

Mum’s Package

1nt | R 2 425 Single

Amoré Package

1 nt | R 4 130

 

Honeymoon Package

2 nts | R 6 900.00 per couple (MW)

Romantic Indulgence

1 nt | R 3 740

 

Pamper Package

2 nts | R 6 080 per couple (MW)

Pregnancy Package

1nt | R 2 240 MW

 

Energy Rebalancing and Stress Relief Package

2 nts | R 7 930.00 per couple (MW)

 


 

Fordoun Hotel Energy Rebalancing and Stress Relief Package - 2 nts

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How you can become more positive and more effective, not only in your business and your work environment but in all aspects of your life…

Includes:

  • Two night’s accommodation including breakfast
  • A light lunch on one of the days
  • 3 Course dinner each evening
  • 2 x Floatation Sessions
  • Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage
  • Rasul Clay and Steam Experience (A stimulating ceremony of Zulu Clay and steam)
  • Aromatherapy Massage
  • Bio Energy Balancing consultation

Weekend Rate: Friday & Saturday School and Public Holidays)
Single : R 5 205
Double : R 9 290 Per couple

Weekday Rate: Sunday to Thursday
Single : R 4 475
Double : R 7 930 Per couple

Valid until: 28 February 2017
Please note: Subject to availability at the time of reservation.
Upgrade fees should clients wish to upgrade room type: Deluxe rooms R200.00 per person per night and Superior mountain view rooms R350.00 per person per night. Excludes Toursim levy

Ref: 2361

Fordoun Hotel Tranquil Escape Special - 3 nts

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Aiming to relax and pamper.. enhancing peace and tranquility within…

Includes:

  • Three Nights accommodation including breakfast
  • A light lunch on one of the days
  • A 3 course dinner on one of the evenings
  • Rasul Clay and Steam Experience (A stimulating ceremony of Zulu Clay and steam)
  • Aromatherapy Massage
  • Reflexology
  • Dermalogica Facial
  • Healing Earth Liquid Yoga Milk Bath
  • Ndlovu Nourishing Swedish Massage
  • Spa Manicure
  • Spa Pedicure

Single : R 6 790
Double : R11 880 Per couple

Valid until: 28 February 2017
Please note: Subject to availability at the time of reservation.
Upgrade fees should clients wish to upgrade room type: Deluxe rooms R200.00 per person per night and Superior mountain view rooms R350.00 per person per night. Excludes Toursim levy

Ref: 2361

Fordoun Hotel Essence of Africa Special - 4 nts

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With traditional African treatments, using the indigenous plants from the land, awakening the Spirit within…

Includes:

  • Four nights accommodation including breakfast
  • A light lunch on each of the 3 days
  • 3 course dinner on two of the evenings
  • Rasul Clay and Steam Experience (A stimulating ceremony of Zulu Clay and steam)
  • Royal Zulu Bath with Dr. Elliott Ndlovu’s herbal compound of Rooibos, Lavender and African Potato which is soothing for the skin and relaxing for the body
  • Ndlovu Nourishing Swedish Massage
  • Inkomfe (African Potato) Herbal Wrap with Vichy Shower and Marula Oil Application
  • Hot Stone Therapy Massage, using heated granite rocks.
  • Reflexology
  • Nduku Nduku Massage with Dr. Elliott Ndlovu’s Oils using traditional Knobkerrie sticks that invigorate and ease muscle tension.
  • Healing Earth Ladies or Gents Facial
  • Spa Pedicure

Single : R9 115
Double : R16 140 Per couple

Valid until: 28 February 2017
Please note: Subject to availability at the time of reservation.
Upgrade fees should clients wish to upgrade room type: Deluxe rooms R200.00 per person per night and Superior mountain view rooms R350.00 per person per night. Excludes Toursim levy

Ref: 2361

Nottingham Road, Midlands, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

DIRECTIONS FROM JOHANNESBURG TO FORDOUN
Take the N3 Highway south from Johannesburg heading towards Durban.
Approximately 15km after the Mooi River Plaza toll gate take the Nottingham Road off-ramp.
At the stop street turn right heading towards Nottingham Road for about 3km and we are on the right hand side.
At the entrance to the driveway you will see a large sign on the wall reading: “Fordoun Hotel / Spa / Restaurant”.
Follow the driveway for 400 metres to the hotel reception.
(Travelling time approx 4 hours)

DIRECTIONS FROM DURBAN TO FORDOUN
Take N3 from Durban heading towards Johannesburg.
Take the Nottingham Road turn off, which is about 15km before Mooi River Toll Gate
At stop turn right and head towards Nottingham Road for about 3km and we are on the right hand side.
At the entrance to the driveway you will see a large sign on the wall reading: “Fordoun Hotel / Spa / Restaurant”.
Follow driveway for 400 metres to hotel reception.
(Travelling time is about 1 hr 30 min)

 

 

Fordoun Hotel

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Aimed at those driving down from Joburg to Durban and are looking for a bit of a quiet break inbetween the two cities. 2 nights at Cathedral Peak in the central Berg and 2 nights at Elephant Rock in the Nambiti game reserve. Total actual drive time is 4 hours to Cathedral Peak - 90 mins to Nambiti and 3 hours to Durban.

Price for 4 nights accommodation and meals where included is R 5 500 per person sharing What you can add on: Helicopter flip over the Berg. Rhino Hunting, Cave painting

Aimed at those driving down from Joburg to Durban and are looking for a bit of a quiet break inbetween the two cities. 2 nights at Cathedral Peak in the central Berg and 2 nights at Elephant Rock in the Nambiti game reserve. Total actual drive time is 4 hours to Cathedral Peak - 90 mins to Nambiti and 3 hours to Durban.

Price for 4 nights accommodation and meals where included is R 5 500 per person sharing What you can add on: Helicopter flip over the Berg. Rhino Hunting, Cave painting

Aimed at those driving down from Joburg to Durban and are looking for a bit of a quiet break inbetween the two cities. 2 nights at Cathedral Peak in the central Berg and 2 nights at Elephant Rock in the Nambiti game reserve. Total actual drive time is 4 hours to Cathedral Peak - 90 mins to Nambiti and 3 hours to Durban.

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