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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

Fordoun has worked out packages that suit clients need and budgets

Below is a selection of packages with summarised details.
To download a more comprehensive list of the Fordoun packages and pricing click here for the pdf ( 220Kb )
Valid: 01 March 2018 – 28 February 2019

Fordoun Hotel Energy Rebalancing and Stress Relief Package - 2 nts

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 6 080 single
Double : R 10 870 per couple

Weekday Rate: Sunday to Thursday
Single : R 5 340 single
Double : R 9 370 per couple

Valid from: 01 March 2018 – 28 February 2019
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

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
  • Liquid Yoga Milk Bath
  • Ndlovu Nourishing Swedish Massage
  • Spa Manicure
  • Spa Pedicure

Single : R 8 070 single
Double : R 14 010 per couple

Valid: 01 March 2018 – 28 February 2019
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

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 : R 9 115 single
Double : R 16 140 per couple

Valid from: 01 March 2018 – 28 February 2019
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

Cathedral Peak Hotel & Fordoun Hotel & Spa Combo

4 night special - R 5653.00 per person sharing

Includes:

  • 2 Nights accommodation at the 4* Cathedral Peak Hotel with Breakfast & dinner daily
    BONUS:
    Complimentary voucher for one pony or horse ride
    Complimentary 9 hole game of golf per stay
    Complimentary mid-morning and mid-afternoon tea served daily with pastries and baked treats
    Complimentary guided hikes (tea/coffee & rusks mid-hike)
    Resort activities include archery, squash, bowls, outdoor chess, badminton, a 10m climbing tower & fly fishing
    Free resort activities including XBox games, mini adventure golf, climbing tower and pony rides.
  • 2 Nights accommodation at the 5* Fordoun Hotel & Spa with Breakfast daily
    BONUS:
    Complimentary welcome drink
    Complimentary use of of the indoor and outdoor pools, steam room, sauna, floatation tank and gym during the stay

Valid until: 31 October 2018
Please note: Subject to availability at the time of reservation. Prices are subject to change without notice. High season supplements apply 09 - 12 August and 21 - 23 September 2018.

Ref: TH1978049

 

Healing Hands Package

Midweek
2 nts | R 5 320 single
2 nts | R 9 330 per couple

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
2 nts | R 6 060 single
2 nts | R 10 830 per couple

Earth Package

Midweek
2 nts | R 4 320 single
2 nts | R 7 330 per couple

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
2 nts | R 5 060 single
2 nts | R 8 830 per couple

Mum’s Package

Midweek
1 nt | R 2 925 single

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
1 nt | R 3 295 single

Amoré Package

Midweek
1 nt | R 2 790 single
1 nt | R 4 810 per couple

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
1 nt | R 3 160 single
1 nt | R 5 560 per couple

Honeymoon Package

Midweek
2 nt | R 8 170 per couple

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
2 nt | R 9 670 per couple

Romantic Indulgence

Midweek
1 nt | R 2 580 single
1 nt | R 4 450 per couple

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
1 nt | R 2 950 single
1 nt | R 5 200 per couple

Pamper Package

Midweek
2 nt | R 4 435 single
2 nt | R 7 670 per couple

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
2 nt | R 5 175 single
2 nt | R 9 170 per couple

Pregnancy Package

Midweek
1 nt | R 2 600 single

Weekend, School and Public Holidays
1 nt | R 2 970 single

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)

 

 

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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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