Welcome to "Emfuleni", our place "By
Situated deep in the Drakensberg, in
the centre of the Cathkin valley, you
will find yourself surrounded by
majestic peaks such as Champagne
Castle, Cathkin Peak, Monks Cowl and
Imagine waking up in the morning and,
while lying in bed, you look out the
window onto the peaks of the Little
Berg. You rise to the sound of
numerous birds and step out onto the
veranda where your lungs fill with fresh
mountain air. While you gaze upon the
Ndema forest the sound of the river
breaks through to your conscious and
you become fully aware of the
magnitude and beauty of God's
This is the place, by the river -
We welcome you here. Rest, relax and be invigorated by your stay. We know that nobody returns
from here without having undergone some kind of change, be it physically, spiritually or mentally.
At Emfuleni you could never be bored. Whatever your taste, you will be well catered for. For
those who just wish to relax, the peace and serenity of the Berg has been made specially for
you. For the serious backpacker there are numerous one, two and three day hikes starting in the
area. For the casual hiker there are two, four, and six hour hikes starting from Emfuleni.
Emfuleni is just the place, when you need to dangle your feet in a fresh mountain stream or sip
the clear, cool water. Maybe you just want to sit and watch your reflection in the quiet little pools
formed off the main stream, or maybe you want to watch a leaf as it rushes by in its quest to
find the end of the stream, very much like us, rushing to find the pot of gold at the end of the
In the evening you may choose to enjoy a hearty home-cooked meal, or sneak off to one of the
local restaurants for a candle lit dinner in the inevitable country atmosphere of the Berg resorts.
Within walking distance is the Drakensberg Sun hotel and within ten minutes drive is the
Champagne Sports resort or the Monks Cowl Tavern, each offering its own style of hospitality.
It is our privilege to make our home available to you. Should you experience any problems during
your stay, please let us know on your return, so that we can do something about it and so make
your next visit even more enjoyable.
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Updated: January 2018