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AfriSki Ski and Mountain Resort

Maluti Mountains, Butha-Buthe 400, Lesotho
+27 87 230 8408
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Great fun!

This must be the ultimate fun for kids, they enjoyed the snowboarding so much. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
Antonie v
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Pretoria, South Africa
Brilliant short trip Ski escape from Johannesburg

who would have thought, a few hours from Johannesburg, is a full on Ski resort? Great facilities... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
Familyguy108
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 weeks ago
“Perfect get away”
19 Jan 2017
“Snowboarding in Africa”
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Maluti Mountains, Butha-Buthe 400, Lesotho
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+27 87 230 8408
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This must be the ultimate fun for kids, they enjoyed the snowboarding so much. Some of the instructors were not good at all, but in general if you want fun, this is it. The only serious bad thing about this trip to Afriski and back...More

Thank Antonie v
Reviewed 18 July 2016

who would have thought, a few hours from Johannesburg, is a full on Ski resort? Great facilities and activities at the resort, very well organised and set up. Perfect for families. we stayed at Bethlehem and trekked there each day, next time will stay in...More

Thank Familyguy108
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Well organized pretty ski station for a one day ski trip; perfect for kids; however only é slopes work, both very easy level. Prices very high both for renting the equipment and for food; but definitely worth the experience. Mechanic available on spot..and pretty busy

Thank Laurafloating
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We cant ski so we decided to go to Lesotho for the snow tubing and bum boarding at Afriski. The kids loved it. The snow tubing and bum boarding slopes are not very long nor are they steep but its still great fun, even for...More

Thank SholinH
Reviewed 10 July 2016

First time trying to ski... well that was something.... we did the 2hr ski lesson which I felt was a serious waste of money, maybe our instructor was just not really feeling like doing a lesson that day, he showed us 3 basic things and...More

Thank Stacy H
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

A great option in the Winter for a bit of snowboarding and skiing well worth the time for a great family day out Ski instructors are great with all ages showing him our and patience in all they do The road to the resort gives...More

Thank Graeme R
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Our chalet was very clean and inviting. Fire going in the living area the whole duration of our stay. Electric blankets on all the beds. Chalets are however very noise sensitive. Any movement from anywhere can be heard. Skiing great for beginners with qualified instructors....More

Thank Paola B
Reviewed 4 July 2016

First concern for any traveller would be the road to the resort - rest assured that it is tarred and in very good condition. However, locals drive like animals on the road, especially contractor vehicles and taxis, keep your eyes open. I would also heed...More

1  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Straight at the gate entrance, you become royalty!!! Perfectly shown where to go, where to park, whats is going on where, where you can do what, where the restuarts is , everything.Awesome awesome awesome!!!!!Please bring your "beenie" scarf and gloves, it is cold cold, but...More

Thank JCVENTER
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I was so impressed with Afriski! I had been told that, because I had been skiing before overseas, that Afriski would be a waste of time. Even though there is only one decent slope, it is long and advanced enough to work on technique and...More

1  Thank Kirsten O
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andreairisgraham
Hi. Can you visit Afriski for the day without staying over? If so what is the cost?
14 April 2017|
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Response from silindilec | Reviewed this property |
yes you can, saw people coming for activities only or restaurant. Do think there is a specific entry fee
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NIC_RYAN29
hi, is there any snow in around mid june ??
3 April 2017|
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Response from shannonvet64 | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that the snow is hit or miss. We were there mid-July and there was no snow. We skiied on man-made snow which was still fun!!! No way to predict the snow fall, but mid-June should have as good of a... More
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195michael
What are the best times to visit - what months will guarantee good snow?
8 March 2017|
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Response from Cornel v | Reviewed this property |
20-27 July
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