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Oaklands Country Manor

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A 4 star holiday and leisure destination in sunny South Africa. Nestling in a beautiful mountain setting at the top of the Drakensberg Escarpment. Midway between Johannesburg and Durban. It provides the ideal mix of tranquility and activity. We eagerly anticipate welcoming you to your ‘home away from home’ which boasts country club privileges, every creature comfort and a safe environment that is affordable. We offer catered & self-catering facilities. Stay for a day or stay for a month!
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Property amenities
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Schaapdrift Road Off the N3 Highway, Van Reenen 3372 South Africa
Getting there
Pietermaritzburg Airport178 km
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Oaklands Country Manor truly deserves the name paradise. In stunning surroundings with breathtaking views, it is led by a delightful family of experts from both the culinary arts and hospitality profession. Guests must not worry about anything throughout their stay as everything
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We have been to Oaklands twice now and both times have been such a pleasure! The management team make you feel like part of the family and welcome you like old friends (Simon and Annie are so wonderful and warm). The vista's are breathtaking and never get old. We have had some
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Don't choose Oaklands if you are afraid of dogs as they are the first to rush up to you and greet you as soon as your vehicle comes to a stop. Whilst they are very friendly and not intimidating at all, I was a little apprehensive seeing as I am not a 'dog' person. The grounds
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My wife and I have stayed here twice and, on both occasions, were delighted. The staff are welcoming, and the food delicious. It was a cold night but we had a fire in our bedroom and the bed was most comfortable. the manor looks out over polo fields onto rolling hills. Highly
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I am a frequent traveler and stay in the best hotels world wide, so when I was told we were going to a country hotel half way between Jhb and Durban, I can’t say I was excited. As I arrived with my wife and 2 small kids all that changed. Oakland is a hidden gem, it is a
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Hi Glynnis Thank you for your enquirey, although we are mad crazy animal lovers we are regretfully not a pet friendly establishment. Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate your beautiful Persian cats :( We are right at the top of Van Reenens Pass, exactly half way between Durban and JHB. I would suggest you try the Green Lantern which is also at the top of Van Reenen's pass on 058 6710027, they may be able to accommodate your cats. Warm regards Annie
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"The Bruce Rooms offer stunning views and have any amenity one can require."
"We have stayed in the Bruce suites each time which are beautiful and have lovely views."
"All rooms have a stunning view, so you cannot go wrong."
"Bruce rooms slightly more but worth it"
"Best food, best views and simply lovely people"
US$117 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalVan Reenen
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