Drakensberg Accommodation at Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge

Discover the unparalleled beauty of the Northern Drakensberg Mountains with a stay at Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge. Nestled at the base of the majestic Sentinel Peak, our lodge provides breathtaking views of the Royal Natal foothills and the iconic Amphitheater, the backdrop for the world’s highest falls, the awe-inspiring Tugela Falls.

Immerse yourself in the diverse landscapes and abundant flora and fauna of this alpine paradise. Our Drakensberg accommodation places you right in the heart of this natural wonderland, offering an unforgettable experience.

Witsieshoek serves as the trailhead for the renowned Sentinel Peak Hike, a thrilling day-long adventure leading you up the Chain Ladders to the summit of Tugela Falls. Our lodge boasts access to an extensive network of hiking trails spanning over 80kms. Explore routes that venture into Royal Natal for unforgettable sights like Mahai, Gudu, and Tiger Falls, or head westward into the Namahadi Valley for a different perspective of this stunning region.

Whether you’re a family seeking adventure, a hiking enthusiast, or a group of any size, our lodge offers affordable and comfortable Drakensberg accommodation tailored to your needs. After a day of exploration amidst the untamed beauty of the Northern Drakensberg, sink into our cosy beds, providing the perfect haven for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Book your stay at Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge and immerse yourself in the untouched magnificence of the Drakensberg Mountains.


drakensberg accommodation


Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge offers comfortable and affordable Drakensberg accommodation in luxury rooms, bungalow and backpackers cabin options for families, hikers, climbers, and adventure travellers.

drakensberg accommodation


View our current rates or make an online booking here for a Sentinel-facing rooms, bungalow or backpackers cabin. Our rates are on a bed & breakfast basis and we offer optional activities.

drakensberg hiking trails


Find out more about some of the best hiking trails in South Africa, located right here in the heart of the Drakensberg Mountains, including the famous Sentinel Peak Chain Ladders and Tugela Falls.

Drakensberg Hiking trails


Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge looks into the face of the Drakensberg’s Amphitheater. There are over 80kms of hiking trails from the front door of the Lodge. The premier hike is the Sentinel Peak Trail to the top of Tugela Falls. The beautiful Royal Natal National Park drops down below, and to the west are the Malutis.